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 3.120.27

एवं लपन्तीं स्वकलत्रवृद्धां दासीभिराश्वास्य नृपः स्त्रियं ताम् ।
पप्रच्छ किंवृत्तमिहैव का च का ते सुता कश्च सुतस्तवेति ॥ २७ ॥

evaṃ lapantīṃ svakalatravṛddhāṃ dāsībhirāśvāsya nṛpaḥ striyaṃ tām |
papraccha kiṃvṛttamihaiva kā ca kā te sutā kaśca sutastaveti || 27 ||

The king seeing his aged mother-in-law mourning in this manner, offered her some consolation through the medium of her female companions, and then asked that lady to tell him, "who she was, what she did there, who was her daughter and who is his son."

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

Vriddha (+1), Ashvasya (+2), Nripa (+2), Stri (+2), Suta (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “evaṃ lapantīṃ svakalatravṛddhāṃ dāsībhirāśvāsya nṛpaḥ striyaṃ tām”
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    evam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    evam (adverb)
    evam (accusative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    evam (adverb)
    evam (nominative single)
    evam (accusative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    evam (adverb)
  • lapantīm -
  • lap -> lapantī (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    lapantīm (accusative single), from √lap (class 1 verb)
  • svaka -
  • svaka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svaka (vocative single)
    svaka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svaka (vocative single)
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    la (vocative single)
  • tra -
  • tra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tra (vocative single)
    tra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tra (vocative single)
  • vṛddhām -
  • vṛddhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhām (accusative single)
    vṛdh -> vṛddhā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhām (accusative single), from √vṛdh (class 1 verb)
  • dāsībhir -
  • dāsī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dāsībhiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • āśvāsya -
  • āśvāsya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    āśvāsya (vocative single)
    āśvāsya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    āśvāsya (vocative single)
  • nṛpaḥ -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nṛpaḥ (nominative single)
  • striyam -
  • strī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    striyam (accusative single)
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    tām (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “papraccha kiṃvṛttamihaiva kā ca kā te sutā kaśca sutastaveti”
  • papraccha -
  • praś (verb class 6); (3 der.)
    papraccha (perfect active first single)
    papraccha (perfect active second plural)
    papraccha (perfect active third single)
  • kiṃvṛttam -
  • kiṃvṛtta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kiṃvṛttam (adverb)
    kiṃvṛttam (accusative single)
    kiṃvṛtta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kiṃvṛttam (adverb)
    kiṃvṛttam (nominative single)
    kiṃvṛttam (accusative single)
  • ihai -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • 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)
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • sutā -
  • sut (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutā (instrumental single)
    sut (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    sutā (instrumental single)
    sutā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sutā (nominative single)
    su -> sutā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    sutā (nominative single), from √su (class 5 verb)
    -> sutā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    sutā (nominative single), from √ (class 6 verb)
    -> sutā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    sutā (nominative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
  • kaś -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • 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)
  • sutas -
  • sut (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative plural)
    sutaḥ (vocative plural)
    sutaḥ (accusative plural)
    sutaḥ (ablative single)
    sutaḥ (genitive single)
    sut (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sutaḥ (ablative single)
    sutaḥ (genitive single)
    suta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single)
    su -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √su (class 5 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √ (class 6 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (nominative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    su (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    sutaḥ (present active third dual)
  • tave -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    tava (genitive single)
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
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