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 4.25.36

दामो व्यालः कटश्चेति नामभिः परिलाञ्छिताः ।
यथाप्राप्तैककर्तारश्चेतनामात्रधर्मिणः ॥ ३६ ॥

dāmo vyālaḥ kaṭaśceti nāmabhiḥ parilāñchitāḥ |
yathāprāptaikakartāraścetanāmātradharmiṇaḥ || 36 ||

They had the names of dama said:—the snare, Vyala—the snake, and Kata—the mat given them for their entrapping, enfolding and enwrapping the enemy, according to the demon's wish.

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

Vyala, Kata, Ceti, Naman, Parila, Shita, Yathaprapta, Ekaka, Rita, Ara, Cetana, Atra, Dharmin, Dharmi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.25.36). 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: “dāmo vyālaḥ kaṭaśceti nāmabhiḥ parilāñchitāḥ
  • dāmo* -
  • (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]
  • vyālaḥ -
  • vyāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaṭaś -
  • kaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ceti -
  • ceti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ceti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ceti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cetī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    cetī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    cetī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nāmabhiḥ -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • parilāñch -
  • parila (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • śitāḥ -
  • śita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    śā -> śita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √śā class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √śā class 3 verb], [nominative plural from √śā class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √śā class 4 verb]
    śā -> śitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √śā class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √śā class 3 verb], [accusative plural from √śā class 3 verb], [nominative plural from √śā class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √śā class 4 verb], [accusative plural from √śā class 4 verb]
  • Line 2: “yathāprāptaikakartāraścetanāmātradharmiṇaḥ
  • yathāprāptai -
  • yathāprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yathāprāpta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yathāprāptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ekakar -
  • ekaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ekaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ekakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛtā -
  • ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ṛta (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • araś -
  • ara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cetanām -
  • cetanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ātra -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dharmiṇaḥ -
  • dharmin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dharmin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dharmī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.25.36

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 4.25.36 in Gujarati sript:
દામો વ્યાલઃ કટશ્ચેતિ નામભિઃ પરિલાઞ્છિતાઃ ।
યથાપ્રાપ્તૈકકર્તારશ્ચેતનામાત્રધર્મિણઃ ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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 4.25.36 in Telugu sript:
దామో వ్యాలః కటశ్చేతి నామభిః పరిలాఞ్ఛితాః ।
యథాప్రాప్తైకకర్తారశ్చేతనామాత్రధర్మిణః ॥ ౩౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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