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.

तथा नक्षत्रदैवत्यं जुहुयाद्विधिना बुधः ।
त्रिसंधिषु हुनेदैन्द्रं सौरं बार्हस्पतं क्रमात् ॥ १२५ ॥

tathā nakṣatradaivatyaṃ juhuyādvidhinā budhaḥ |
trisaṃdhiṣu hunedaindraṃ sauraṃ bārhaspataṃ kramāt || 125 ||

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

Similarly, the Mercury should offer sacrifices to the deity of the constellations according to the prescribed ritual. One should kill Indra, Saura and Bārhaspati in the three sandhis, one after the other.

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

Tatha, Nakshatra, Daivatya, Vidhi, Budha, Budh, Trisandhi, Ida, Aindra, Saura, Barhaspata, Kramat, Krama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Bhrigu-samhita Verse 25.125). 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: “tathā nakṣatradaivatyaṃ juhuyādvidhinā budhaḥ
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • nakṣatra -
  • nakṣatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daivatyam -
  • daivatya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daivatya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    daivatyā (noun, feminine)
  • juhuyād -
  • hu (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • vidhinā -
  • vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • budhaḥ -
  • budha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    budh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    budh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “trisaṃdhiṣu hunedaindraṃ sauraṃ bārhaspataṃ kramāt
  • trisandhiṣu -
  • trisandhi (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    trisandhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    trisandhi (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • hune -
  • (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
  • idai -
  • idā (indeclinable)
  • aindram -
  • aindra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aindra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sauram -
  • saura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saurā (noun, feminine)
  • bārhaspatam -
  • bārhaspata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bārhaspata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kramāt -
  • kramāt (indeclinable)
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Bhrigu-samhita Verse 25.125

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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