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 7.97.31

यक्षा विक्षोभितभुवो दक्षतामक्षता इव ।
दर्शयन्त्यसहायेषु बालवृद्धातुरेषु च ॥ ३१ ॥

yakṣā vikṣobhitabhuvo dakṣatāmakṣatā iva |
darśayantyasahāyeṣu bālavṛddhātureṣu ca || 31 ||

The yakshas who are impregnable themselves, are ever apt to injure all others on earth; and they exercise their noxious powers, chiefly upon the helpless infants, old men and weak and infirm persons.

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

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.97.31). 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: “yakṣā vikṣobhitabhuvo dakṣatāmakṣatā iva”
  • yakṣā* -
  • yakṣa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yakṣāḥ (nominative plural)
    yakṣāḥ (vocative plural)
    yakṣā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    yakṣāḥ (nominative plural)
    yakṣāḥ (vocative plural)
    yakṣāḥ (accusative plural)
  • vikṣobhita -
  • vikṣobhita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vikṣobhita (vocative single)
    vikṣobhita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vikṣobhita (vocative single)
  • bhuvo* -
  • bhuvaḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    bhuva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhuvaḥ (nominative single)
    bhū (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    bhuvaḥ (nominative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (vocative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (accusative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (ablative single)
    bhuvaḥ (genitive single)
    bhū (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    bhuvaḥ (nominative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (vocative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (accusative plural)
    bhuvaḥ (ablative single)
    bhuvaḥ (genitive single)
  • dakṣatām -
  • dakṣatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dakṣatām (accusative single)
    dakṣ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    dakṣatām (imperative middle third single)
  • akṣatā* -
  • akṣata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    akṣatāḥ (nominative plural)
    akṣatāḥ (vocative plural)
    akṣatā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    akṣatāḥ (nominative plural)
    akṣatāḥ (vocative plural)
    akṣatāḥ (accusative plural)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “darśayantyasahāyeṣu bālavṛddhātureṣu ca”
  • darśayantya -
  • dṛś -> darśayantī (participle, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound), from √dṛś
    darśayanti (adverb), from √dṛś
    dṛś -> darśayat (participle, neuter); (6 der.)
    darśayantī (nominative dual), from √dṛś
    darśayanti (nominative plural), from √dṛś
    darśayantī (vocative dual), from √dṛś
    darśayanti (vocative plural), from √dṛś
    darśayantī (accusative dual), from √dṛś
    darśayanti (accusative plural), from √dṛś
    dṛś -> darśayantī (participle, feminine); (2 der.)
    darśayantī (nominative single), from √dṛś
    darśayanti (vocative single), from √dṛś
    dṛś (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    darśayanti (present active third plural)
  • asahāyeṣu -
  • asahāya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asahāyeṣu (locative plural)
    asahāya (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asahāyeṣu (locative plural)
  • bāla -
  • bāla (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bāla (vocative single)
    bāla (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bāla (vocative single)
  • vṛddhāt -
  • vṛddha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vṛddhāt (adverb)
    vṛddhāt (ablative single)
    vṛddha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    vṛddhāt (adverb)
    vṛddhāt (ablative single)
    vṛdh -> vṛddha (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    vṛddhāt (ablative single), from √vṛdh (class 1 verb)
    vṛdh -> vṛddha (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    vṛddhāt (ablative single), from √vṛdh (class 1 verb)
  • ure -
  • uras (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ura (compound)
    uras (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ura (compound)
    urā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    urā (nominative single)
    ure (nominative dual)
    ure (vocative single)
    ure (vocative dual)
    ure (accusative dual)
  • iṣu -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    i (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    iṣu (locative plural)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.97.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yaksha (yaksa, yakṣa, यक्ष, yakṣā, यक्षा): defined in 2 categories.
Bhuva (भुव): defined in 2 categories.
Bhu (bhū, भू): defined in 2 categories.
Akshata (aksata, akṣata, अक्षत, akṣatā, अक्षता): defined in 2 categories.
Bala (bāla, बाल): defined in 2 categories.
Vriddha (vrddha, vṛddha, वृद्ध): defined in 1 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.

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