Bhrigu-samhita [sanskrit]

by Members of the Sansknet Project | 2020 | 45,052 words

The Sanskrit text of the Bhrigu-samhita, an ancient text belonging to the Vaikhanasa Agama section of the Pancaratra tradition and dates to at least 11th century (or earlier). The name “Bhrigusamhita” literally means “The Compendium of Bhrigu” and basically represents a work on Vaishnava theology. The English translation of the Bhrigu-samhita is indicatory only as it was performed by a translation software. Alternative titles: Bhṛgusaṃhitā (भृगुसंहिता), Bhṛgu-saṃhitā (भृगु-संहिता), Bhrgusamhita.

प्रेतभूतालये चोरसत्त्वानां च निषेविते ।
प्रस्थानशलभस्थाने कल्पास्धिनिलयेऽपि च ॥ ३३ ॥

pretabhūtālaye corasattvānāṃ ca niṣevite |
prasthānaśalabhasthāne kalpāsdhinilaye'pi ca || 33 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

It is a place of ghosts and ghosts and is inhabited by thieves and creatures. In the place of the departing locusts, and in the abode of the Kalpa ocean.

English translation by Google (2023)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (8.33). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pretabhuta, Alaya, Ali, Cora, Sattva, Nishevita, Prasthana, Shalabha, Tha, Ana, Ani,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Bhrigu-samhita Verse 8.33). 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: “pretabhūtālaye corasattvānāṃ ca niṣevite
  • pretabhūtā -
  • pretabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pretabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • alaye -
  • alaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    alaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    alayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ali (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    lay (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle first single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle first single]
  • cora -
  • cora (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cur (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sattvānām -
  • sattva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sattva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • niṣevite -
  • niṣevita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    niṣevita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    niṣevitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “prasthānaśalabhasthāne kalpāsdhinilaye'pi ca
  • prasthāna -
  • prasthāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śalabhas -
  • śalabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ane -
  • ana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ani (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • Cannot analyse kalpāsdhinilaye'pi*ca
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Bhrigu-samhita Verse 8.33

Cover of edition (2020)

Bhṛgusaṃhitā (a text of the Vaikhānasa-tradition)
by Members of the Sansknet Project (2020)

Publisher: Göttingen Register of Electronic Texts in Indian Languages (GRETIL), SUB Göttingen; Note: The Text is not Proof-read!

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