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 12.4

तामसास्ते समाख्यातास्तमोऽवस्थान्तरान्विताः ।
समयानि न मन्यन्ते गुर्वाज्ञालोपकारकाः ॥ ४ ॥

tāmasāste samākhyātāstamo'vasthāntarānvitāḥ |
samayāni na manyante gurvājñālopakārakāḥ || 4 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 12.4 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 (12.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tamasa, Tad, Yushmad, Samakhyata, Tama, Tamas, Avastha, Tara, Vita, Gurvajna, Lopaka, Araka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 12.4). 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: “tāmasāste samākhyātāstamo'vasthāntarānvitāḥ
  • tāmasās -
  • tāmasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • samākhyātās -
  • samākhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samākhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tamo' -
  • tamas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • avasthān -
  • avastha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tarān -
  • tara (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vitāḥ -
  • vita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “samayāni na manyante gurvājñālopakārakāḥ
  • samayāni -
  • sam (verb class 10)
    [imperative active first single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • manyante -
  • man (verb class 4)
    [present middle third plural], [present passive third plural]
    man (verb class 8)
    [present passive third plural]
  • gurvājñā -
  • gurvājñā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • lopakā -
  • lopaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lopaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lopakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arakāḥ -
  • araka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 12.4

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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