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 3.36.11

मिलिताश्चक्रिणश्चक्रैर्धनुर्धारैर्धनुर्धराः ।
खङ्गिभिः खङ्गयोद्धारो भुशुण्डीभिर्भुशुण्डयः ॥ ११ ॥

militāścakriṇaścakrairdhanurdhārairdhanurdharāḥ |
khaṅgibhiḥ khaṅgayoddhāro bhuśuṇḍībhirbhuśuṇḍayaḥ || 11 ||

Now the armigerents with discuses, met the thwarters of disks (chakras) in contest; and bowyers were opposed to bowmen, and swordsmen challenged the sword fighters in the field. So met the hookers and crookers with their co-rivals with crowbars (bhusundis) in hand.

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

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.36.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Milita, Cakri, Cakrin, Cakra, Dhanu, Dhanus, Dhara, Dhanurdhara, Khanga, Yoddhri, Bhushundi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.36.11). 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: “militāścakriṇaścakrairdhanurdhārairdhanurdharāḥ
  • militāś -
  • milita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    militā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mil -> milita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √mil class 6 verb]
    mil -> militā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √mil class 6 verb]
  • cakriṇaś -
  • cakri (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cakrin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cakrin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • cakrair -
  • cakra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    cakra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • dhanur -
  • dhanus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dhanu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhanu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dhārair -
  • dhāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    dhāra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • dhanurdharāḥ -
  • dhanurdhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dhanurdharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “khaṅgibhiḥ khaṅgayoddhāro bhuśuṇḍībhirbhuśuṇḍayaḥ
  • Cannot analyse khaṅgibhiḥ*kh
  • khaṅga -
  • khaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yoddhāro* -
  • yoddhṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yudh (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third plural]
    yudh (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third plural]
  • bhuśuṇḍībhir -
  • bhuśuṇḍī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • bhuśuṇḍayaḥ -
  • bhuśuṇḍi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.36.11

Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.36.11 in Gujarati sript:
મિલિતાશ્ચક્રિણશ્ચક્રૈર્ધનુર્ધારૈર્ધનુર્ધરાઃ ।
ખઙ્ગિભિઃ ખઙ્ગયોદ્ધારો ભુશુણ્ડીભિર્ભુશુણ્ડયઃ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Preview of verse 3.36.11 in Telugu sript:
మిలితాశ్చక్రిణశ్చక్రైర్ధనుర్ధారైర్ధనుర్ధరాః ।
ఖఙ్గిభిః ఖఙ్గయోద్ధారో భుశుణ్డీభిర్భుశుణ్డయః ॥ ౧౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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