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 1.9.17

अस्त्रमस्मै कृशाश्वेन परैः परमदुर्जयम् ।
कौशिकाय पुरा दत्तं यदा राज्यं समन्वगात् ॥ १७ ॥

astramasmai kṛśāśvena paraiḥ paramadurjayam |
kauśikāya purā dattaṃ yadā rājyaṃ samanvagāt || 17 ||

In bygone days when this son of Kaushika used to rule over his realm, he was furnished with all the arms by Krisaswa, and which no enemy can baffle.

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 1.9.17). 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: “astramasmai kṛśāśvena paraiḥ paramadurjayam”
  • astram -
  • astra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    astram (adverb)
    astram (nominative single)
    astram (accusative single)
  • asmai -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asmai (dative single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asmai (dative single)
  • kṛśāśvena -
  • kṛśāśva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kṛśāśvena (instrumental single)
    kṛśāśva (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kṛśāśvena (instrumental single)
  • paraiḥ -
  • para (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paraiḥ (instrumental plural)
    para (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    paraiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • parama -
  • parama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    parama (vocative single)
    parama (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    parama (vocative single)
  • durjayam -
  • durjaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    durjayam (adverb)
    durjayam (accusative single)
    durjaya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    durjayam (adverb)
    durjayam (nominative single)
    durjayam (accusative single)
    durjayā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    durjayam (adverb)
  • Line 2: “kauśikāya purā dattaṃ yadā rājyaṃ samanvagāt”
  • kauśikāya -
  • kauśika (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kauśikāya (dative single)
    kauśika (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kauśikāya (dative single)
  • purā* -
  • pura (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    purāḥ (nominative plural)
    purāḥ (vocative plural)
    purā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    purāḥ (nominative plural)
    purāḥ (vocative plural)
    purāḥ (accusative plural)
  • dattam -
  • datta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dattam (adverb)
    dattam (accusative single)
    datta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dattam (adverb)
    dattam (nominative single)
    dattam (accusative single)
    dattā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dattam (adverb)
    (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    dattam (imperative active second dual)
  • yadā -
  • yadā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yadā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yadā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yadā (instrumental single)
  • rājyam -
  • rājya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    rājyam (adverb)
    rājyam (accusative single)
    rājya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    rājyam (adverb)
    rājyam (nominative single)
    rājyam (accusative single)
    rājyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    rājyam (adverb)
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    rājyam (adverb), from √rāj
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    rājyam (adverb), from √rāj
    rāj -> rājyā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    rājyam (adverb), from √rāj
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    rājyam (accusative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
    rājyam (accusative single), from √rāj
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    rājyam (nominative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
    rājyam (accusative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
    rājyam (nominative single), from √rāj
    rājyam (accusative single), from √rāj
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
  • anvag -
  • anvak (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    a (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āt (adverb)
    āt (ablative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.9.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Astra (अस्त्र): defined in 2 categories.
Krishashva (krsasva, kṛśāśva, कृशाश्व): defined in 2 categories.
Para (पर): defined in 2 categories.
Parama (परम): defined in 2 categories.
Durjaya (दुर्जय): defined in 2 categories.
Kaushika (kausika, kauśika, कौशिक): defined in 2 categories.
Pura (पुर, purā, पुरा): defined in 2 categories.
Datta (दत्त): defined in 2 categories.
Rajya (rājya, राज्य): defined in 2 categories.

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