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 4.28.23

रटद्भटास्फोटकटिस्फुटद्भिः समीरितैर्हेतिकलासितौघैः ।
परस्पराघातहतैः पतद्भिर्जगाम शीर्णा दलशो धरित्री ॥ २३ ॥

raṭadbhaṭāsphoṭakaṭisphuṭadbhiḥ samīritairhetikalāsitaughaiḥ |
parasparāghātahataiḥ patadbhirjagāma śīrṇā dalaśo dharitrī || 23 ||

The earth was battered and rent to pieces by the fragments of broken weapons, falling from the waists of the combatants, who assailed one another with their loud shouts.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (4.28.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ratat, Bhata, Sphota, Kati, Katin, Sphutat, Samirita, Kala, Asita, Augha, Paraspara, Aghata, Hata, Patat, Shirna, Dalashah, Dharitri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.28.23). 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: “raṭadbhaṭāsphoṭakaṭisphuṭadbhiḥ samīritairhetikalāsitaughaiḥ
  • raṭad -
  • raṭ -> raṭat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √raṭ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √raṭ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √raṭ class 1 verb]
  • bhaṭā -
  • bhaṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sphoṭa -
  • sphoṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sphuṭ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kaṭi -
  • kaṭi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kaṭī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    kaṭin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kaṭin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sphuṭadbhiḥ -
  • sphuṭ -> sphuṭat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √sphuṭ class 6 verb]
    sphuṭ -> sphuṭat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √sphuṭ class 6 verb]
  • samīritair -
  • samīrita (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    samīrita (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • heti -
  • heti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    heti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kalā -
  • kala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • asitau -
  • asita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • aughaiḥ -
  • augha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line2: “parasparāghātahataiḥ patadbhirjagāma śīrṇā dalaśo dharitrī
  • parasparā -
  • paraspara (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    paraspara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    paraspara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parasparā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aghāta -
  • aghāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hataiḥ -
  • hata (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    hata (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    han -> hata (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √han class 1 verb], [instrumental plural from √han class 2 verb]
    han -> hata (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √han class 1 verb], [instrumental plural from √han class 2 verb]
  • patadbhir -
  • patat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    patat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    pat -> patat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √pat class 1 verb]
    pat -> patat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √pat class 1 verb]
  • jagāma -
  • (verb class 3)
    [imperative active first plural]
    gam (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    gam (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    gam (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • śīrṇā* -
  • śīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śīrṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    śṝ -> śīrṇa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √śṝ class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √śṝ class 9 verb]
    śṝ -> śīrṇā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √śṝ class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √śṝ class 9 verb], [accusative plural from √śṝ class 9 verb]
  • dalaśo* -
  • dalaśaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • dharitrī -
  • dharitrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.28.23

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.28.23 in Gujarati sript:
રટદ્ભટાસ્ફોટકટિસ્ફુટદ્ભિઃ સમીરિતૈર્હેતિકલાસિતૌઘૈઃ ।
પરસ્પરાઘાતહતૈઃ પતદ્ભિર્જગામ શીર્ણા દલશો ધરિત્રી ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 4.28.23 in Telugu sript:
రటద్భటాస్ఫోటకటిస్ఫుటద్భిః సమీరితైర్హేతికలాసితౌఘైః ।
పరస్పరాఘాతహతైః పతద్భిర్జగామ శీర్ణా దలశో ధరిత్రీ ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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