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 7.96.39

अपरिज्ञातदेहात्तु धत्ते मोहाभिधां स्वयम् ।
परिज्ञातस्वरूपात्तु धत्ते मोक्षाभिधां स्वयम् ॥ ३९ ॥

aparijñātadehāttu dhatte mohābhidhāṃ svayam |
parijñātasvarūpāttu dhatte mokṣābhidhāṃ svayam || 39 ||

By the knowledge of its embodiment, it is liable to delusions; but by knowledge of its true nature, it becomes acquainted with its own freedom.

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (7.96.39). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Apari, Jnata, Deha, Moha, Abhidha, Svayam, Parijnata, Svarupa, Moksha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.96.39). 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: “aparijñātadehāttu dhatte mohābhidhāṃ svayam
  • apari -
  • aparī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • jñāta -
  • jñāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jñāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √jñā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √jñā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jñā class 9 verb]
  • dehāt -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    deha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dhatte -
  • dhā (verb class 3)
    [present middle third single]
  • mohā -
  • moha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mohā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhidhām -
  • abhidhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “parijñātasvarūpāttu dhatte mokṣābhidhāṃ svayam
  • parijñāta -
  • parijñāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parijñāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svarūpāt -
  • svarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    svarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dhatte -
  • dhā (verb class 3)
    [present middle third single]
  • mokṣā -
  • mokṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mokṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhidhām -
  • abhidhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.96.39

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 7.96.39 in Gujarati sript:
અપરિજ્ઞાતદેહાત્તુ ધત્તે મોહાભિધાં સ્વયમ્ ।
પરિજ્ઞાતસ્વરૂપાત્તુ ધત્તે મોક્ષાભિધાં સ્વયમ્ ॥ ૩૯ ॥

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 7.96.39 in Telugu sript:
అపరిజ్ఞాతదేహాత్తు ధత్తే మోహాభిధాం స్వయమ్ ।
పరిజ్ఞాతస్వరూపాత్తు ధత్తే మోక్షాభిధాం స్వయమ్ ॥ ౩౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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