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.

शान्तिं हुत्वा विधानेन दद्यादाचार्यदक्षिणाम् ।
ब्राह्मणान्भोजयित्वैव पूजयित्वा तु वैष्णवान् ॥ ६२ ॥

śāntiṃ hutvā vidhānena dadyādācāryadakṣiṇām |
brāhmaṇānbhojayitvaiva pūjayitvā tu vaiṣṇavān || 62 ||

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

After offering peace offerings, one should give alms to the ācārya in accordance with the prescribed rituals. After feeding the brāhmaṇas and worshiping the Vaiṣṇavas.

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

Shanti, Vidhana, Acari, Acarin, Acarya, Adakshina, Brahmana, Bhojayitva, Pujayitva, Vaishnava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Bhrigu-samhita Verse 26.62). 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: “śāntiṃ hutvā vidhānena dadyādācāryadakṣiṇām
  • śāntim -
  • śānti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śānti (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • hutvā -
  • hu -> hutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √hu]
  • vidhānena -
  • vidhāna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vidhāna (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • dadyād -
  • (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • ācārya -
  • ācārī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ācārin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    ācārin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ācārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adakṣiṇām -
  • adakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “brāhmaṇānbhojayitvaiva pūjayitvā tu vaiṣṇavān
  • brāhmaṇān -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • bhojayitvai -
  • bhojayitvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhuj -> bhojayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhuj]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • pūjayitvā -
  • pūj -> pūjayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pūj]
    pūjayitvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vaiṣṇavān -
  • vaiṣṇava (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Bhrigu-samhita Verse 26.62

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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