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 1.8.13

ईदृशोऽसौ सुतो बाल आधिनाऽथ वशीकृतः ।
कथं ददामि तं तुभ्यं योद्धुं सह निशाचरैः ॥ १३ ॥

īdṛśo'sau suto bāla ādhinā'tha vaśīkṛtaḥ |
kathaṃ dadāmi taṃ tubhyaṃ yoddhuṃ saha niśācaraiḥ || 13 ||

Can my boy, so young as he is, and thus subjected to distemper, be fit to fight at all, and again with those marauders who rove about at nights.

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

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.8.13). 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: “īdṛśo'sau suto bāla ādhinā'tha vaśīkṛtaḥ”
  • īdṛśo' -
  • īdṛś (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    īdṛśaḥ (nominative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (vocative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (accusative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (ablative single)
    īdṛśaḥ (genitive single)
    īdṛś (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    īdṛśaḥ (nominative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (vocative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (accusative plural)
    īdṛśaḥ (ablative single)
    īdṛśaḥ (genitive single)
    īdṛś (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    īdṛśaḥ (ablative single)
    īdṛśaḥ (genitive single)
    īdṛśa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    īdṛśaḥ (nominative single)
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
  • suto* -
  • sut (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative plural)
    sutaḥ (vocative plural)
    sutaḥ (accusative plural)
    sutaḥ (ablative single)
    sutaḥ (genitive single)
    sut (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sutaḥ (ablative single)
    sutaḥ (genitive single)
    suta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single)
    su -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √su (class 5 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √ (class 6 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    su (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (present active third dual)
  • bāla* -
  • bāla (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bālaḥ (nominative single)
  • ādhinā' -
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • vaśīkṛtaḥ -
  • vaśīkṛta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vaśīkṛtaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “kathaṃ dadāmi taṃ tubhyaṃ yoddhuṃ saha niśācaraiḥ”
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    katham (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    kathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    katham (adverb)
  • dadāmi -
  • (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    dadāmi (present active first single)
    (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    dadāmi (present active first single)
    dad (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    dadāmi (present active first single)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (accusative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (nominative single)
    tam (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (accusative single)
  • tubhyam -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    tubhyam (dative single)
  • yoddhum -
  • yudh -> yoddhum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √yudh
    yudh -> yoddhum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √yudh
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable postposition)
    saha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saha (vocative single)
    saha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saha (vocative single)
    sah (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    saha (imperative active second single)
  • niśācaraiḥ -
  • niśācara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    niśācaraiḥ (instrumental plural)
    niśācara (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    niśācaraiḥ (instrumental plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.8.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Asi (असि): defined in 2 categories.
Asu (असु): defined in 1 categories.
Suta (सुत): defined in 2 categories.
Bala (bāla, बाल): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Saha (सह): defined in 2 categories.

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