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 2.59

शकुनिः सुमतिर्नन्दो गोपालश्च पितामहः ।
पल्लवो मेघनिर्घोषः शिखिवक्त्रो महाध्वजः ॥ ५९ ॥

śakuniḥ sumatirnando gopālaśca pitāmahaḥ |
pallavo meghanirghoṣaḥ śikhivaktro mahādhvajaḥ || 59 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.59 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 (2.59). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shakuni, Sumati, Nanda, Gopala, Pitamaha, Pallava, Meghanirghosha, Shikhi, Shikhin, Vaktra, Mahadhvaja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.59). 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: “śakuniḥ sumatirnando gopālaśca pitāmahaḥ
  • śakuniḥ -
  • śakuni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sumatir -
  • sumati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sumati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nando* -
  • nanda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gopālaś -
  • gopāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pitāmahaḥ -
  • pitāmaha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pallavo meghanirghoṣaḥ śikhivaktro mahādhvajaḥ
  • pallavo* -
  • pallava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • meghanirghoṣaḥ -
  • meghanirghoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śikhi -
  • śikhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śikhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    śikhin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śikhin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vaktro* -
  • vaktra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahādhvajaḥ -
  • mahādhvaja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 2.59

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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