Kubjikamatatantra [sanskrit]

27,635 words | ISBN-10: 8186569421 | ISBN-13: 9788186569429

The Sanskrit edition of the Kubjikamatatantra: an ancient and authoritative text exposing the Goddess Kubjika and belonging to the Kaula tradition praised in Tantric Shaktism and Shaivism. The extant Kubjikamata-tantra contains roughly 3,000 shlokas (metrical verses), although traditionally the text is derived from a version containing 24,000 verses (or even more). It is known also by the names Kubjinimata or Anamamata

Verse 1.24

हिमवानुवाच ।
किमन्येन महादेव आत्मतुल्यस्त्वया किल ।
कृतो ऽहं तत्किमन्येन किं तु देवाभयं दद ॥ २४ ॥

himavānuvāca |
kimanyena mahādeva ātmatulyastvayā kila |
kṛto'haṃ tatkimanyena kiṃ tu devābhayaṃ dada || 24 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 1.24 is contained in the book A Journey in the World of the Tantras by Mark S.G. Dyczkowski. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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

Himavat, Kim, Anya, Mahadeva, Tulya, Tva, Yushmad, Kila, Krit, Krita, Aha, Asmad, Tat, Tad, Deva, Devri, Devan, Abhaya, Dada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “himavānuvāca
  • himavān -
  • himavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “kimanyena mahādeva ātmatulyastvayā kila
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • anyena -
  • anya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mahādeva*ā -
  • mahādeva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahādeva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mahādevā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ātma -
  • ātman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • tulyas -
  • tulya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tul -> tulya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tul class 10 verb]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 3: “kṛto'haṃ tatkimanyena kiṃ tu devābhayaṃ dada
  • kṛto' -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • anyena -
  • anya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • devā -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    div (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • abhayam -
  • abhaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    abhaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    abhayā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    bhī (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • dada -
  • dada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    dad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    dai (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
    de (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 1.24

Cover of edition (2004)

A Journey in the World of the Tantras
by Mark S.G. Dyczkowski (2004)

[Indica Books, Varanasi]

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