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 2.45

चतुर्भुजो गणाध्यक्षो गजवक्त्रो महोत्कटः ।
ऐरावतो विनायक्षः षडेते प्रातिचारकाः ॥ ४५ ॥

caturbhujo gaṇādhyakṣo gajavaktro mahotkaṭaḥ |
airāvato vināyakṣaḥ ṣaḍete prāticārakāḥ || 45 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.45 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 (2.45). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Caturbhuja, Ganadhyaksha, Gajavaktra, Mahotkata, Airavata, Vina, Ksha, Shada, Shadi, Ita, Iti, Prat, Prati, Caraka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.45). 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: “caturbhujo gaṇādhyakṣo gajavaktro mahotkaṭaḥ
  • caturbhujo* -
  • caturbhuja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gaṇādhyakṣo* -
  • gaṇādhyakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gajavaktro* -
  • gajavaktra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahotkaṭaḥ -
  • mahotkaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “airāvato vināyakṣaḥ ṣaḍete prāticārakāḥ
  • airāvato* -
  • airāvata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vināya -
  • vina (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    vina (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • kṣaḥ -
  • kṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṣaḍe -
  • ṣaḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    ṣaḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṣaḍi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ṣaḍi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • ite -
  • ita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    itā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> ita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb], [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present middle third single]
  • prāti -
  • prāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prā -> prāt (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √prā class 2 verb]
    prā -> prāt (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √prā class 2 verb]
    prā -> prātī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √prā class 2 verb]
    prā (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • cārakāḥ -
  • cāraka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    cārakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.45

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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