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 7.175.5

मलस्त्वेषोऽपरिज्ञातः परिज्ञातः परं भवेत् ।
कुतः किल परे व्योमन्यनादिनिधने मलः ॥ ५ ॥

malastveṣo'parijñātaḥ parijñātaḥ paraṃ bhavet |
kutaḥ kila pare vyomanyanādinidhane malaḥ || 5 ||

So long as this is unknown, the world appears as a gross substance; but being known as contained in the Divine spirit, it becomes a spiritual substance also; because how is it possible for any gross matter, to attach itself to the transcendent vacuum, of which there is no beginning and end?

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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 (7.175.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mala, Tvesha, Tveshas, Apari, Jnatri, Jnata, Parijnatri, Parijnata, Para, Kuta, Kila, Vyoman, Anadinidhana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.175.5). 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.

  • Line1: “malastveṣo'parijñātaḥ parijñātaḥ paraṃ bhavet”
  • malas -
  • mala (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    malaḥ (nominative single)
  • tveṣo' -
  • tveṣas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    tveṣaḥ (nominative single)
    tveṣaḥ (vocative single)
    tveṣaḥ (accusative single)
    tveṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tveṣaḥ (nominative single)
  • apari -
  • aparī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    apari (adverb)
    apari (vocative single)
  • jñātaḥ -
  • jñātṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jñātaḥ (vocative single)
    jñāta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jñātaḥ (nominative single)
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    jñātaḥ (nominative single), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñātaḥ (nominative single), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
  • parijñātaḥ -
  • parijñātṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    parijñātaḥ (vocative single)
    parijñāta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    parijñātaḥ (nominative single)
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    para (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    param (adverb)
    param (accusative single)
    para (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    param (nominative single)
    param (accusative single)
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavet (optative active third single)
  • Line2: “kutaḥ kila pare vyomanyanādinidhane malaḥ”
  • kutaḥ -
  • kutaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    kutaḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    kuta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kutaḥ (nominative single)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kila (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kila (vocative single)
    kil (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    kila (imperative active second single)
  • pare -
  • pare (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    para (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pare (nominative plural)
    pare (locative single)
    para (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    pare (nominative dual)
    pare (vocative dual)
    pare (accusative dual)
    pare (locative single)
    parā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    pare (nominative dual)
    pare (vocative single)
    pare (vocative dual)
    pare (accusative dual)
  • vyomanya -
  • vyoman (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vyomani (locative single)
    vyomani (locative single)
    vyoman (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    vyomanī (nominative dual)
    vyomanī (vocative dual)
    vyomanī (accusative dual)
    vyomani (locative single)
  • anādinidhane -
  • anādinidhana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    anādinidhane (locative single)
    anādinidhana (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    anādinidhane (nominative dual)
    anādinidhane (vocative dual)
    anādinidhane (accusative dual)
    anādinidhane (locative single)
    anādinidhanā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    anādinidhane (nominative dual)
    anādinidhane (vocative single)
    anādinidhane (vocative dual)
    anādinidhane (accusative dual)
  • malaḥ -
  • mala (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    malaḥ (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.175.5

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 7.175.5 in Gujarati sript:
મલસ્ત્વેષોઽપરિજ્ઞાતઃ પરિજ્ઞાતઃ પરં ભવેત્ ।
કુતઃ કિલ પરે વ્યોમન્યનાદિનિધને મલઃ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 7.175.5 in Telugu sript:
మలస్త్వేషోఽపరిజ్ఞాతః పరిజ్ఞాతః పరం భవేత్ ।
కుతః కిల పరే వ్యోమన్యనాదినిధనే మలః ॥ ౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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