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.

दक्षिणां च विशेषेण यथाशक्ति यथारुचि ।
नीराजनादि कुर्युश्च बालवृद्धातुरास्तदा ॥ १७३ ॥

dakṣiṇāṃ ca viśeṣeṇa yathāśakti yathāruci |
nīrājanādi kuryuśca bālavṛddhāturāstadā || 173 ||

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

Alms should be given, especially according to one’s ability and taste. The children, the elderly and the afflicted should then offer water and other rituals.

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

Dakshina, Vishesha, Yatha, Yatharuci, Nirajana, Bala, Vriddha, Ura, Uras, Tada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Bhrigu-samhita Verse 25.173). 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: “dakṣiṇāṃ ca viśeṣeṇa yathāśakti yathāruci
  • dakṣiṇām -
  • dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viśeṣeṇa -
  • viśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    viśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • aśakti -
  • aśakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • yathāruci -
  • yathāruci (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “nīrājanādi kuryuśca bālavṛddhāturāstadā
  • nīrājanā -
  • nīrājana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nīrājanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • kuryuś -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bāla -
  • bāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vṛddhāt -
  • vṛddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vṛddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vṛdh -> vṛddha (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √vṛdh class 1 verb]
    vṛdh -> vṛddha (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √vṛdh class 1 verb]
  • urās -
  • urā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    uras (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Bhrigu-samhita Verse 25.173

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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