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 6.89.8

दन्ताभ्यां यत्नतस्ताभ्यां मुहूर्तद्वितयेन सः ।
बभञ्ज शृङ्खलाजालं स्वर्गार्गलमिवासुरः ॥ ८ ॥

dantābhyāṃ yatnatastābhyāṃ muhūrtadvitayena saḥ |
babhañja śṛṅkhalājālaṃ svargārgalamivāsuraḥ || 8 ||

Then he exerted the force of both his tusks, and succeeded thereby to break asunder the iron bar; as the Titan of old, broke open the bolts at the gate of heaven.

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

Danta, Yatnatah, Yatnata, Tad, Muhurta, Dvitaya, Sah, Shrinkhala, Jala, Svargargala, Iva, Asura,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.89.8). 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: “dantābhyāṃ yatnatastābhyāṃ muhūrtadvitayena saḥ
  • dantābhyām -
  • danta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    dantā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • yatnatas -
  • yatnataḥ (indeclinable)
    yatnata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tābhyām -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • muhūrta -
  • muhūrta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dvitayena -
  • dvitaya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    dvitaya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “babhañja śṛṅkhalājālaṃ svargārgalamivāsuraḥ
  • babhañja -
  • bhañj (verb class 7)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • śṛṅkhalā -
  • śṛṅkhalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • jālam -
  • jāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jālā (noun, feminine)
  • svargārgalam -
  • svargārgala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • asuraḥ -
  • asura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sur (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active second single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.89.8

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 6.89.8 in Gujarati sript:
દન્તાભ્યાં યત્નતસ્તાભ્યાં મુહૂર્તદ્વિતયેન સઃ ।
બભઞ્જ શૃઙ્ખલાજાલં સ્વર્ગાર્ગલમિવાસુરઃ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 6.89.8 in Telugu sript:
దన్తాభ్యాం యత్నతస్తాభ్యాం ముహూర్తద్వితయేన సః ।
బభఞ్జ శృఙ్ఖలాజాలం స్వర్గార్గలమివాసురః ॥ ౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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