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 15.4

काले ह्यहर्मुखे प्राप्ते क्षोभयित्वा स्वकां तनुम् ।
विज्ञानकेवलान्यष्टौ बोधयामास पुद्गलान् ॥ ४ ॥

kāle hyaharmukhe prāpte kṣobhayitvā svakāṃ tanum |
vijñānakevalānyaṣṭau bodhayāmāsa pudgalān || 4 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 15.4 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 (15.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kale, Kala, Aharmukha, Prapta, Prapti, Svaka, Tanu, Vijnanakevala, Ashta, Ashti, Pudgala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 15.4). 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: “kāle hyaharmukhe prāpte kṣobhayitvā svakāṃ tanum
  • kāle -
  • kāle (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kāla (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kāla (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • aharmukhe -
  • aharmukha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • prāpte -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prāpta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    prāptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    prāpti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • kṣobhayitvā -
  • kṣubh -> kṣobhayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṣubh]
  • svakām -
  • svakā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tanum -
  • tanu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “vijñānakevalānyaṣṭau bodhayāmāsa pudgalān
  • vijñānakevalānya -
  • vijñānakevala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • aṣṭau -
  • aṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    aṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    -> aṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √ class 5 verb], [vocative dual from √ class 5 verb], [accusative dual from √ class 5 verb]
  • bodhayāmā -
  • budh (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • pudgalān -
  • pudgala (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 15.4

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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