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 3.37.48

रथेषु ध्वस्तचक्रेषु निखातेऽमुत्र मूर्धसु ।
निपेतुर्जनसंघाता मेघा इव वनाद्रिषु ॥ ४८ ॥

ratheṣu dhvastacakreṣu nikhāte'mutra mūrdhasu |
nipeturjanasaṃghātā meghā iva vanādriṣu || 48 ||

War chariots with their broken wheels, fell into the pits like the broken crags of mountains, and the enemy stood upon their tops as a thick mist or cloud.

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.37.48). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ratha, Dhvasta, Cakra, Nikhata, Amutra, Murdhan, Nipa, Jana, Sanghata, Megha, Iva, Vana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.37.48). 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: “ratheṣu dhvastacakreṣu nikhāte'mutra mūrdhasu
  • ratheṣu -
  • ratheṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ratha (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • dhvasta -
  • dhvasta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhvasta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cakreṣu -
  • cakra (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    cakra (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • nikhāte' -
  • nikhāta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nikhāta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nikhātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • amutra -
  • amutra (indeclinable)
  • mūrdhasu -
  • mūrdhan (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • Line 2: “nipeturjanasaṃghātā meghā iva vanādriṣu
  • nipe -
  • nipa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nipa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nipā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tur -
  • tur (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    tur (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • jana -
  • jana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jan (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • saṅghātā* -
  • saṅghāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • meghā* -
  • megha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    meghā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • vanād -
  • vana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ri -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, feminine)
    rai (noun, masculine)
  • iṣu -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.37.48

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.37.48 in Gujarati sript:
રથેષુ ધ્વસ્તચક્રેષુ નિખાતેઽમુત્ર મૂર્ધસુ ।
નિપેતુર્જનસંઘાતા મેઘા ઇવ વનાદ્રિષુ ॥ ૪૮ ॥

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 3.37.48 in Telugu sript:
రథేషు ధ్వస్తచక్రేషు నిఖాతేఽముత్ర మూర్ధసు ।
నిపేతుర్జనసంఘాతా మేఘా ఇవ వనాద్రిషు ॥ ౪౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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