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.

घृतात्बऽरीति मन्त्रेण मुखवासं प्रदापयेत् ।
विष्णुगायत्रीमुच्चार्य दद्यात्पुष्पाञ्जलिं ततः ॥ २१२ ॥

ghṛtātba'rīti mantreṇa mukhavāsaṃ pradāpayet |
viṣṇugāyatrīmuccārya dadyātpuṣpāñjaliṃ tataḥ || 212 ||

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

One should chant the mantra Ghṛtātbārī and offer ointment to the mouth. After chanting the Gāyatrī mantra of Lord Viṣṇu, one should offer flowers and palms together.

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

Mantra, Mukhavasa, Prada, Vishnugayatri, Uccarya, Pushpanjali, Tatah, Tad, Tata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Bhrigu-samhita Verse 18.212). 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: “ghṛtātba'rīti mantreṇa mukhavāsaṃ pradāpayet
  • Cannot analyse ghṛtātba'rīti*ma
  • mantreṇa -
  • mantra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • mukhavāsam -
  • mukhavāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • pradā -
  • prada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pradā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āpayet -
  • āp (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
    i (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “viṣṇugāyatrīmuccārya dadyātpuṣpāñjaliṃ tataḥ
  • viṣṇugāyatrīm -
  • viṣṇugāyatrī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • uccārya -
  • uccārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uccārya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dadyāt -
  • (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • puṣpāñjalim -
  • puṣpāñjali (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    puṣpāñjali (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Bhrigu-samhita Verse 18.212

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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