Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Verse 7.85.14

श्रीवसिष्ठ उवाच ।
सा राम प्रकृतिः प्रोक्ता शिवेच्छा पारमेश्वरी ।
जगन्मायेति विख्याता स्पन्दशक्तिरकृत्रिमा ॥ १४ ॥

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
sā rāma prakṛtiḥ proktā śivecchā pārameśvarī |
jaganmāyeti vikhyātā spandaśaktirakṛtrimā || 14 ||

Vasishtha replied:—Know Rama, the Goddess Siva to be the will of the God Siva; she is styled as nature, and famed as the great Illusion of the word.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (7.85.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shri, Vasishtha, Rama, Prakriti, Prokta, Shiveccha, Parameshvari, Jaganmaya, Iti, Vikhyata, Spanda, Shakti, Akritrima,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.85.14). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
  • vasiṣṭha* -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “ rāma prakṛtiḥ proktā śivecchā pārameśvarī
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • rāma -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • prakṛtiḥ -
  • prakṛti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • proktā -
  • proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śivecchā -
  • śivecchā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • pārameśvarī -
  • pārameśvarī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “jaganmāyeti vikhyātā spandaśaktirakṛtrimā
  • jaganmāye -
  • jaganmāyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vikhyātā -
  • vikhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • spanda -
  • spanda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaktir -
  • śakti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śakti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṛtrimā -
  • akṛtrimā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.85.14

Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 7.85.14 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રીવસિષ્ઠ ઉવાચ ।
સા રામ પ્રકૃતિઃ પ્રોક્તા શિવેચ્છા પારમેશ્વરી ।
જગન્માયેતિ વિખ્યાતા સ્પન્દશક્તિરકૃત્રિમા ॥ ૧૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Preview of verse 7.85.14 in Telugu sript:
శ్రీవసిష్ఠ ఉవాచ ।
సా రామ ప్రకృతిః ప్రోక్తా శివేచ్ఛా పారమేశ్వరీ ।
జగన్మాయేతి విఖ్యాతా స్పన్దశక్తిరకృత్రిమా ॥ ౧౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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