Brihat-samhita [sanskrit]

26,560 words

The Sanskrit text of the Brihat-samhita from the 6th-century authored by Varaha Mihira in present-day Ujjain, India. It primarily deals with astrology and astronomy but is presented as an encyclopedia of knowledge.

नवमे तु धर्मवनितासुखभाग्भृगुजेऽर्थवस्त्रनिचयश्च भवेत् ।
दशमेऽवमानकलहान्नियमात्प्रमिताक्षराण्यपि वदन् लभते ॥ ३७ ॥

navame tu dharmavanitāsukhabhāgbhṛguje'rthavastranicayaśca bhavet |
daśame'vamānakalahānniyamātpramitākṣarāṇyapi vadan labhate || 37 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 103.37 is contained in the book Brihata Samhita (Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation) by Pandit Achyutananda Jha. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (103.37). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Navama, Dharmavat, Ita, Itasu, Kha, Bhaj, Bhriguja, Artha, Vastri, Vastra, Anicaya, Dashama, Avamana, Kalaha, Iyam, Idam, Pramitakshara, Api, Vadat, Labhat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 103.37). 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: “navame tu dharmavanitāsukhabhāgbhṛguje'rthavastranicayaśca bhavet
  • navame -
  • navama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    navama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    navamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dharmavan -
  • dharmavat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • itāsu -
  • itāsu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    itāsu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    itāsu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    itā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    i -> itā (participle, feminine)
    [locative plural from √i class 2 verb]
  • kha -
  • kha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhāg -
  • bhāj (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhāj (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bhṛguje' -
  • bhṛguja (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • artha -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vastra -
  • vastṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vastṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vastra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • anicayaś -
  • anicaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “daśame'vamānakalahānniyamātpramitākṣarāṇyapi vadan labhate
  • daśame' -
  • daśama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    daśama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • avamāna -
  • avamāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    u -> avamāna (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √u class 1 verb]
    u -> avamāna (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √u class 1 verb]
  • kalahānn -
  • kalaha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • pramitākṣarāṇya -
  • pramitākṣara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vadan -
  • vad -> vadat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vad class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vad class 1 verb]
  • labhate -
  • labh -> labhat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh -> labhat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 103.37

Cover of edition (2016)

Brhatsamhita with the Commentary of Bhattotpala
by Krishna Chandra Dwivedi (2016)

Publisher: Sampurnanand Sanskrit University; 1229 pages;

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Cover of edition (2012)

Brihat Samhita with the Commentary of Utpalapatimala of Yogisvara
by K. V. Sharma (2012)

Publisher: Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Janakpuri; 754 pages; ISBN-10; 8186111360; ISBN-13: 9788186111369

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Cover of edition (2002)

Brihat Samhita (Hindi Translation)
by K. V. Sharma (2002)

Publisher: Sampurnanand Sanskrit University; 2359 pages; ISBN-13: 9789387890008.

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Cover of edition (2022)

Brhat Samhita (English translation)
by N. Chidambaram Iyer (2022)

Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.; 801 pages; Edited by Dr. Shrikrishna Jugnu; ISBN-10: 8171104215; ISBN-13: 9788171104215.

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Cover of edition (2010)

Brhat Samhita (English with notes)
by M. Ramakrishna Bhat (2010)

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidas Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; 1155 pages; ISBN-10: 8120810600; ISBN-13: 9788120810600.

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Cover of edition (2020)

Brhat Samhita (Telugu translation)
by Sishtla Umamaheswara Sharma (2020)

Publisher: Mohan Publications, Andhra Pradesh; 846 pages.

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Preview of verse 103.37 in Kannada sript:
ನವಮೇ ತು ಧರ್ಮವನಿತಾಸುಖಭಾಗ್ಭೃಗುಜೇಽರ್ಥವಸ್ತ್ರನಿಚಯಶ್ಚ ಭವೇತ್ ।
ದಶಮೇಽವಮಾನಕಲಹಾನ್ನಿಯಮಾತ್ಪ್ರಮಿತಾಕ್ಷರಾಣ್ಯಪಿ ವದನ್ ಲಭತೇ ॥ ೩೭ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Brhat Samhita (Gujarati translation)
by - (2000)

Publisher: Shree Harihar Pustakalay, Surat; Author: Shri Varahamihira Acharya (શ્રી વરાહમિહીરાચાર્ય); 432 pages.

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Preview of verse 103.37 in Gujarati sript:
નવમે તુ ધર્મવનિતાસુખભાગ્ભૃગુજેઽર્થવસ્ત્રનિચયશ્ચ ભવેત્ ।
દશમેઽવમાનકલહાન્નિયમાત્પ્રમિતાક્ષરાણ્યપિ વદન્ લભતે ॥ ૩૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

Brhat Samhita (Kannada translation)
by Sripada Raghunatha Kulkarni (2021)

Publisher: Srinidhi Publications, Bangalore; 668 pages with illustrations.

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Preview of verse 103.37 in Kannada sript:
ನವಮೇ ತು ಧರ್ಮವನಿತಾಸುಖಭಾಗ್ಭೃಗುಜೇಽರ್ಥವಸ್ತ್ರನಿಚಯಶ್ಚ ಭವೇತ್ ।
ದಶಮೇಽವಮಾನಕಲಹಾನ್ನಿಯಮಾತ್ಪ್ರಮಿತಾಕ್ಷರಾಣ್ಯಪಿ ವದನ್ ಲಭತೇ ॥ ೩೭ ॥

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