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 6.76.4

भगीरथः क्षणेनैव प्रावृषीवाम्बुना सरः ।
वलितः सेनया गुर्व्या झटित्याशिश्रिये गजम् ॥ ४ ॥

bhagīrathaḥ kṣaṇenaiva prāvṛṣīvāmbunā saraḥ |
valitaḥ senayā gurvyā jhaṭityāśiśriye gajam || 4 ||

Bhagiratha instantly mounted on an elephant, and was led by a large body of troops, who assembled about him as thickly, as the drops of rain water fall into and fill a lake.

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

Bhagiratha (+2), Kshana (+2), Pravrish (+1), Ambu (+1), Sara (+2), Saras (+2), Valita (+2), Sena (+2), Shri (+2), Shriya (+1), Gaja (+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 6.76.4). 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: “bhagīrathaḥ kṣaṇenaiva prāvṛṣīvāmbunā saraḥ”
  • bhagīrathaḥ -
  • bhagīratha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhagīrathaḥ (nominative single)
  • kṣaṇenai -
  • kṣaṇa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kṣaṇena (instrumental single)
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kṣaṇena (instrumental single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • prāvṛṣī -
  • prāvṛṣ (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    prāvṛṣi (locative single)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • ambunā -
  • ambu (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ambunā (instrumental single)
  • saraḥ -
  • saras (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    saraḥ (nominative single)
    saraḥ (vocative single)
    saraḥ (accusative single)
    sara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saraḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “valitaḥ senayā gurvyā jhaṭityāśiśriye gajam”
  • valitaḥ -
  • valita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    valitaḥ (nominative single)
    val -> valita (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    valitaḥ (nominative single), from √val (class 1 verb)
    valitaḥ (nominative single), from √val
  • senayā -
  • senā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    senayā (instrumental single)
  • gurvyā* -
  • gurvī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    gurvyāḥ (ablative single)
    gurvyāḥ (genitive single)
    gurv -> gurvya (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    gurvyāḥ (nominative plural), from √gurv (class 1 verb)
    gurvyāḥ (vocative plural), from √gurv (class 1 verb)
    gurv -> gurvyā (participle, feminine); (3 der.)
    gurvyāḥ (nominative plural), from √gurv (class 1 verb)
    gurvyāḥ (vocative plural), from √gurv (class 1 verb)
    gurvyāḥ (accusative plural), from √gurv (class 1 verb)
  • jhaṭityā -
  • jhaṭiti (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • āśi -
  • āśi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    āśī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    āśi (adverb)
    āśi (vocative single)
    āśin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āśi (compound)
    āśi (adverb)
    āśin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    āśi (compound)
    āśi (adverb)
    āśi (nominative single)
    āśi (vocative single)
    āśi (accusative single)
  • śriye -
  • śrī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    śriye (dative single)
    śriye (dative single)
    śrī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śriye (dative single)
    śriyā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    śriye (nominative dual)
    śriye (vocative single)
    śriye (vocative dual)
    śriye (accusative dual)
  • gajam -
  • gaja (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    gajam (adverb)
    gajam (accusative single)
    gajā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    gajam (adverb)
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