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 1.8.28

स चेत्तव मखे विघ्नं करोति किल दुर्मतिः ।
तत्संग्रामे न शक्ताः स्मो वयं तस्य दुरात्मनः ॥ २८ ॥

sa cettava makhe vighnaṃ karoti kila durmatiḥ |
tatsaṃgrāme na śaktāḥ smo vayaṃ tasya durātmanaḥ || 28 ||

If it is he, the evil minded Ravana, that stands in the way of thy rites, we are unable to contend with that pest.

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 1.8.28). 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: “sa cettava makhe vighnaṃ karoti kila durmatiḥ”
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • ce -
  • ca (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ce (locative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    ce (nominative dual)
    ce (vocative dual)
    ce (accusative dual)
    ce (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    ce (nominative dual)
    ce (vocative single)
    ce (vocative dual)
    ce (accusative dual)
  • tta -
  • tta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tta (vocative single)
    tta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tta (vocative single)
  • va -
  • va (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    va (vocative single)
    va (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    va (vocative single)
  • makhe -
  • makha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    makhe (locative single)
    makha (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    makhe (nominative dual)
    makhe (vocative dual)
    makhe (accusative dual)
    makhe (locative single)
    makhā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    makhe (nominative dual)
    makhe (vocative single)
    makhe (vocative dual)
    makhe (accusative dual)
    makh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    makhe (present middle first single)
  • vighnam -
  • vighna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vighnam (adverb)
    vighnam (accusative single)
  • karoti -
  • kṛ (verb class 8); (1 der.)
    karoti (present active third single)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kila (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kila (vocative single)
    kil (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    kila (imperative active second single)
  • durmatiḥ -
  • durmati (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    durmatiḥ (nominative single)
    durmatiḥ (nominative single)
    durmati (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    durmatiḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “tatsaṃgrāme na śaktāḥ smo vayaṃ tasya durātmanaḥ”
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
  • saṅgrāme -
  • saṅgrāma (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṅgrāme (locative single)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • śaktāḥ -
  • śakta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural)
    śaktā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural)
    śaktāḥ (accusative plural)
    śac -> śakta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śac -> śaktā (participle, feminine); (3 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śaktāḥ (accusative plural), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śak -> śakta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural), from √śak (class 5 verb)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural), from √śak (class 5 verb)
    śak -> śaktā (participle, feminine); (3 der.)
    śaktāḥ (nominative plural), from √śak (class 5 verb)
    śaktāḥ (vocative plural), from √śak (class 5 verb)
    śaktāḥ (accusative plural), from √śak (class 5 verb)
  • smo* -
  • as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    smaḥ (present active first plural)
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vayam (adverb)
    vayam (accusative single)
    vayā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vayam (adverb)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    vayam (nominative dual)
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √tas
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tas (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    tasya (imperative active second single)
  • durātmanaḥ -
  • durātman (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    durātmanaḥ (accusative plural)
    durātmanaḥ (ablative single)
    durātmanaḥ (genitive single)
    durātman (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    durātmanaḥ (ablative single)
    durātmanaḥ (genitive single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.8.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ca (च, cā, चा): defined in 1 categories.
Va (व): defined in 2 categories.
Makha (मख, makhā, मखा): defined in 2 categories.
Vighna (विघ्न): defined in 2 categories.
Kila (किल): defined in 1 categories.
Durmati (दुर्मति): defined in 1 categories.
Sangrama (saṅgrāma, सङ्ग्राम): defined in 2 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Shakta (sakta, śakta, शक्त, śaktā, शक्ता): defined in 2 categories.
Vaya (वय): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.

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