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 3.39.26

स्वरूपिकास्कन्धपतच्छवत्रस्तनिशाचरम् ।
नभःसंघट्टितापूर्वभूतपेटकसंकटम् ॥ २६ ॥

svarūpikāskandhapatacchavatrastaniśācaram |
nabhaḥsaṃghaṭṭitāpūrvabhūtapeṭakasaṃkaṭam || 26 ||

The hobgoblins of the night, (nisacharas), got frightened at the fall of the carcasses from the shoulders of the elves (Rupikas), who were carrying them aloft in the air; where they were waylaid by a throng of ghostly demons.

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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 (3.39.26). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Svarupika, Askandha, Patat, Shavas, Shavat, Tan, Sha, Acara, Nabh, Nabha, Nabhas, Sanghattita, Purvabhuta, Petaka, Sankata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.39.26). 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.

  • Line1: “svarūpikāskandhapatacchavatrastaniśācaram
  • svarūpikā -
  • svarūpikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āskandha -
  • āskandha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āskandha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • patacch -
  • patat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    patat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    pat -> patat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pat class 1 verb], [vocative single from √pat class 1 verb], [accusative single from √pat class 1 verb]
  • śavat -
  • śavas (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    śavas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śav -> śavat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śav class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śav class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śav class 1 verb]
    śu -> śavat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śu class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śu class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śu class 1 verb]
  • ras -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tani -
  • tan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • śā -
  • śa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • acaram -
  • acara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    acara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    acarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    car (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • Line2: “nabhaḥsaṃghaṭṭitāpūrvabhūtapeṭakasaṃkaṭam
  • nabhaḥ -
  • nabhas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    nabhas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nabh (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    nabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • saṅghaṭṭitā -
  • saṅghaṭṭitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • pūrvabhūta -
  • pūrvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūrvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • peṭaka -
  • peṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    peṭaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅkaṭam -
  • saṅkaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṅkaṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṅkaṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.39.26

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.39.26 in Gujarati sript:
સ્વરૂપિકાસ્કન્ધપતચ્છવત્રસ્તનિશાચરમ્ ।
નભઃસંઘટ્ટિતાપૂર્વભૂતપેટકસંકટમ્ ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 3.39.26 in Telugu sript:
స్వరూపికాస్కన్ధపతచ్ఛవత్రస్తనిశాచరమ్ ।
నభఃసంఘట్టితాపూర్వభూతపేటకసంకటమ్ ॥ ౨౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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