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 1.22.33

दण्डतृतीयपादेन प्रस्खलन्ती मुहुर्मुहुः ।
कासाधोवायुमुरजा जरा योषित्प्रनृत्यति ॥ ३३ ॥

daṇḍatṛtīyapādena praskhalantī muhurmuhuḥ |
kāsādhovāyumurajā jarā yoṣitpranṛtyati || 33 ||

Old age like a juggling girl, struts on three legs at the sound of coughing and whiffing, beating as a tymbal on both sides.

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 1.22.33). 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: “daṇḍatṛtīyapādena praskhalantī muhurmuhuḥ”
  • daṇḍa -
  • daṇḍa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    daṇḍa (vocative single)
  • tṛtīya -
  • tṛtīya (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    tṛtīya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tṛtīya (vocative single)
    tṛtīya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tṛtīya (vocative single)
  • pādena -
  • pāda (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pādena (instrumental single)
  • praskhalantī -
  • praskhalat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    praskhalantī (nominative dual)
    praskhalantī (vocative dual)
    praskhalantī (accusative dual)
  • Cannot analyse muhurmuhuḥ
  • Line 2: “kāsādhovāyumurajā jarā yoṣitpranṛtyati”
  • kāsā -
  • kāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāsa (vocative single)
    kāsa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāsa (vocative single)
    kās (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    kāsā (instrumental single)
    kāsā (instrumental single)
    kāsā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    kāsā (nominative single)
    kāsā (nominative single)
    kās (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    kāsa (imperative active second single)
  • adhovāyum -
  • adhovāyu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    adhovāyum (accusative single)
  • ura -
  • uras (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ura (compound)
    uras (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ura (compound)
  • jā* -
  • ja (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    jāḥ (nominative plural)
    jāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (6 der.)
    jāḥ (nominative plural)
    jāḥ (vocative plural)
    jāḥ (accusative plural)
    jāḥ (nominative plural)
    jāḥ (vocative plural)
    jāḥ (accusative plural)
  • jarā* -
  • jara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    jarāḥ (nominative plural)
    jarāḥ (vocative plural)
    jarā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    jarāḥ (nominative plural)
    jarāḥ (vocative plural)
    jarāḥ (accusative plural)
    jaras (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    jarāḥ (nominative single)
    jaras (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jarāḥ (nominative single)
  • yoṣit -
  • yoṣit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    yoṣit (nominative single)
    yoṣit (vocative single)
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pra (vocative single)
    pra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pra (vocative single)
    pra (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • nṛtyati -
  • nṛt -> nṛtyat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    nṛtyati (locative single), from √nṛt (class 4 verb)
    nṛt -> nṛtyat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    nṛtyati (locative single), from √nṛt (class 4 verb)
    nṛt (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    nṛtyati (present active third single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.22.33). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Danda (daṇḍa, दण्ड): defined in 2 categories.
Tritiya (trtiya, tṛtīya, तृतीय): defined in 2 categories.
Pada (pāda, पाद): defined in 2 categories.
Kasa (kāsa, कास, kāsā, कासा): defined in 2 categories.
Ja (ज, jā, जा): defined in 1 categories.
Jara (जर, jarā, जरा): defined in 2 categories.
Pra (प्र): defined in 1 categories.

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