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 3.87

प्रत्यक्षं गुरवं त्यक्त्वा ज्ञानरूपं कुलेश्वरम् ।
कथमाराधनान्यत्र कुरुते मोहितात्मनः ॥ ८७ ॥

pratyakṣaṃ guravaṃ tyaktvā jñānarūpaṃ kuleśvaram |
kathamārādhanānyatra kurute mohitātmanaḥ || 87 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 3.87 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:

Buy now! English translation by Mark S.G. Dyczkowski (2004)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.87). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pratyaksham, Pratyaksha, Ava, Jnanarupa, Kuleshvara, Katham, Katha, Aradhana, Atra, Kuruta, Mohitatman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 3.87). 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: “pratyakṣaṃ guravaṃ tyaktvā jñānarūpaṃ kuleśvaram
  • pratyakṣam -
  • pratyakṣam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pratyakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pratyakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pratyakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • gur -
  • gu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [injunctive active third plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [injunctive active third plural]
  • avam -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tyaktvā -
  • tyaj -> tyaktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tyaj]
  • jñānarūpam -
  • jñānarūpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    jñānarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jñānarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kuleśvaram -
  • kuleśvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “kathamārādhanānyatra kurute mohitātmanaḥ
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    katham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kathā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    katha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ārādhanānya -
  • ārādhana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kurute -
  • kurutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kuruta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kuruta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present middle third single]
  • mohitātmanaḥ -
  • mohitātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mohitātman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 3.87

Cover of edition (2004)

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

[Indica Books, Varanasi]

Buy now!
Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: