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 4.31.4

क्व धैर्यममरानीकविद्रावणकरं महत् ।
क्व किरातमहीपालक्षुद्रकिङ्कररूपता ॥ ४ ॥

kva dhairyamamarānīkavidrāvaṇakaraṃ mahat |
kva kirātamahīpālakṣudrakiṅkararūpatā || 4 ||

Mind their former fortitude, which put to flight the legions of the immortals; and think on their base servility as hunters, under the chief of Kiratas afterwards.

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

Dhairya (+1), Amara (+2), Kavi (+2), Dravana (+1), Kara (+2), Mahat (+2), Kirata (+2), Ahi (+1), Pala (+2), Kshudra (+1), Kinkara (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.31.4). 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: “kva dhairyamamarānīkavidrāvaṇakaraṃ mahat”
  • kva -
  • kva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • dhairyam -
  • dhairya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dhairyam (adverb)
    dhairyam (nominative single)
    dhairyam (accusative single)
  • amarān -
  • amara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    amarān (accusative plural)
  • ī -
  • ī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    i (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ī (nominative dual)
    ī (vocative dual)
    ī (accusative dual)
  • kavi -
  • kavi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kavi (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kavi (nominative single)
    kavi (vocative single)
    kavi (accusative single)
    kavi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
  • drāvaṇa -
  • drāvaṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    drāvaṇa (vocative single)
    drāvaṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    drāvaṇa (vocative single)
  • karam -
  • kara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    karam (adverb)
    karam (accusative single)
    kara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    karam (adverb)
    karam (nominative single)
    karam (accusative single)
  • mahat -
  • mahat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    mahat (nominative single)
    mahat (vocative single)
    mahat (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “kva kirātamahīpālakṣudrakiṅkararūpatā”
  • kva -
  • kva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • kirātam -
  • kirāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kirātam (adverb)
    kirātam (accusative single)
  • ahī -
  • ahī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ahī (nominative single)
    ahī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ahi (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ahī (nominative dual)
    ahī (vocative dual)
    ahī (accusative dual)
  • pāla -
  • pāla (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pāla (vocative single)
  • kṣudra -
  • kṣudra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kṣudra (vocative single)
    kṣudra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    kṣudra (vocative single)
  • kiṅkara -
  • kiṅkara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kiṅkara (vocative single)
  • rūpatā -
  • rūpatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    rūpatā (nominative single)
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