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 3.120.12

अन्यासु वृद्धासु सबाष्पनेत्रास्वार्तार्तियुक्तासु च वर्णयन्ती ।
अकालकान्तारविशीर्णबन्धुर्दुःखान्यसंख्यानि सखीषु वृद्धा ॥ १२ ॥

anyāsu vṛddhāsu sabāṣpanetrāsvārtārtiyuktāsu ca varṇayantī |
akālakāntāraviśīrṇabandhurduḥkhānyasaṃkhyāni sakhīṣu vṛddhā || 12 ||

He saw the old lady (his mother-in-law), wailing at the misfortunes of other matrons;who were lamenting like herself with their eyes suffused in tears, at the untimely deaths and innumerable miseries of their fellow brethren.

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

Anya (+2), Vriddha (+1), Netra (+2), Iyam (+2), Arta (+1), Yukta (+2), Anta (+2), Bandhu (+2), Duhkha (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “anyāsu vṛddhāsu sabāṣpanetrāsvārtārtiyuktāsu ca varṇayantī”
  • anyāsu -
  • anyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    anyāsu (locative plural)
  • vṛddhāsu -
  • vṛddhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhāsu (locative plural)
    vṛdh -> vṛddhā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhāsu (locative plural), from √vṛdh (class 1 verb)
  • sabāṣpa -
  • sabāṣpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sabāṣpa (vocative single)
    sabāṣpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sabāṣpa (vocative single)
  • netrā -
  • netṛ (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    netrā (instrumental single)
    netrā (instrumental single)
    netṛ (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    netṛ (nominative single)
    netṛ (vocative single)
    netṛ (accusative single)
    netra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    netra (vocative single)
    netra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    netra (vocative single)
  • āsvā -
  • ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āsu (locative plural)
    iyam (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āsu (locative plural)
    idam (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āsu (locative plural)
    as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    āsva (imperfect active first dual)
  • ārtā -
  • ārta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ārta (vocative single)
    ārta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ārta (vocative single)
    ārtā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ārtā (nominative single)
    ārtā (nominative single)
  • arti -
  • arti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • yuktāsu -
  • yuktā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    yuktāsu (locative plural)
    yuj -> yuktā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    yuktāsu (locative plural), from √yuj (class 7 verb)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • varṇayantī -
  • varṇ -> varṇayat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    varṇayantī (nominative dual), from √varṇ (class 10 verb)
    varṇayantī (vocative dual), from √varṇ (class 10 verb)
    varṇayantī (accusative dual), from √varṇ (class 10 verb)
    varṇ -> varṇayantī (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    varṇayantī (nominative single), from √varṇ (class 10 verb)
  • Line 2: “akālakāntāraviśīrṇabandhurduḥkhānyasaṃkhyāni sakhīṣu vṛddhā”
  • akālakā -
  • akālaka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    akālaka (vocative single)
  • antā -
  • antā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    antā (nominative single)
  • ravi -
  • ravi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • śīrṇa -
  • śīrṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śīrṇa (vocative single)
    śīrṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śīrṇa (vocative single)
    śṝ -> śīrṇa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    śīrṇa (vocative single), from √śṝ (class 9 verb)
    śṝ -> śīrṇa (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    śīrṇa (vocative single), from √śṝ (class 9 verb)
  • bandhur -
  • bandhu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bandhuḥ (nominative single)
  • duḥkhānya -
  • duḥkha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    duḥkhāni (nominative plural)
    duḥkhāni (vocative plural)
    duḥkhāni (accusative plural)
  • asaṅkhyāni -
  • asaṅkhya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asaṅkhyāni (nominative plural)
    asaṅkhyāni (vocative plural)
    asaṅkhyāni (accusative plural)
  • sakhīṣu -
  • sakhī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sakhīṣu (locative plural)
  • vṛddhā -
  • vṛddhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhā (nominative single)
    vṛdh -> vṛddhā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhā (nominative single), from √vṛdh (class 1 verb)
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