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 3.31.23

श्रीराम उवाच ।
भगवञ्छूरशब्देन कीदृशः प्रोच्यते भटः ।
स्वर्गालंकरण कः स्यात्को वा डिम्भाहवो भवेत् ॥ २३ ॥

śrīrāma uvāca |
bhagavañchūraśabdena kīdṛśaḥ procyate bhaṭaḥ |
svargālaṃkaraṇa kaḥ syātko vā ḍimbhāhavo bhavet || 23 ||

Rama asked said:—Tell me, sir, what sort of a warrior is called a hero, that becomes a jewel in heaven, and who is an insurgent.

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 3.31.23). 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: “śrīrāma uvāca”
  • śrīrāma* -
  • śrīrāma (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śrīrāmaḥ (nominative single)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • Line 2: “bhagavañchūraśabdena kīdṛśaḥ procyate bhaṭaḥ”
  • bhagavañch -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhagavan (vocative single)
  • śūra -
  • śūra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śūra (vocative single)
    śūra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śūra (vocative single)
  • śabdena -
  • śabda (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śabdena (instrumental single)
  • kīdṛśaḥ -
  • kīdṛś (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    kīdṛśaḥ (nominative plural)
    kīdṛśaḥ (vocative plural)
    kīdṛśaḥ (accusative plural)
    kīdṛśaḥ (ablative single)
    kīdṛśaḥ (genitive single)
    kīdṛś (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    kīdṛśaḥ (ablative single)
    kīdṛśaḥ (genitive single)
    kīdṛśa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kīdṛśaḥ (nominative single)
  • pro -
  • pra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pra (vocative single)
    pra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pra (vocative single)
    prā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    prā (nominative single)
    prā (nominative single)
    pra (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
    prā (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ucyate (dative single), from √uc (class 4 verb)
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    ucyate (dative single), from √uc (class 4 verb)
    vac (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    ucyate (present passive third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    ucyate (present passive third single)
  • bhaṭaḥ -
  • bhaṭa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhaṭaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 3: “svargālaṃkaraṇa kaḥ syātko vā ḍimbhāhavo bhavet”
  • svargā -
  • svarga (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svarga (vocative single)
    svarga (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svarga (vocative single)
    svargā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    svargā (nominative single)
    svargā (nominative single)
  • alaṅkaraṇa -
  • alaṅkaraṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    alaṅkaraṇa (vocative single)
  • kaḥ -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • syāt -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    syāt (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    syāt (adverb)
    syāt (ablative single)
    as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    syāt (optative active third single)
  • ko* -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • vā* -
  • vār (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    vāḥ (adverb)
    vāḥ (nominative single)
    vāḥ (vocative single)
    vār (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    vāḥ (adverb)
    vāḥ (nominative single)
    vāḥ (vocative single)
    vāḥ (accusative single)
    va (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāḥ (vocative plural)
    vāḥ (accusative plural)
  • ḍimbhā -
  • ḍimbha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ḍimbha (vocative single)
    ḍimbhā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ḍimbhā (nominative single)
    ḍimbhā (nominative single)
  • ahavo* -
  • ahu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ahavaḥ (nominative plural)
    ahavaḥ (vocative plural)
    ahu (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ahavaḥ (nominative plural)
    ahavaḥ (vocative plural)
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavet (optative 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 (3.31.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shrirama (srirama, śrīrāma, श्रीराम): defined in 1 categories.
Shabda (sabda, śabda, शब्द): defined in 2 categories.
Pra (प्र, prā, प्रा): defined in 1 categories.
Bhata (bhaṭa, भट): defined in 1 categories.
Svarga (स्वर्ग, svargā, स्वर्गा): defined in 2 categories.
Ka (क): defined in 2 categories.
Sya (स्य): defined in 1 categories.
Va (व, vā, वा): defined in 2 categories.
Var (vār, वार्): defined in 1 categories.

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