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 21.55

दधीचिः क्षेत्रपालस्तु तत्र देशे प्रपूजयेत् ।
यमदंष्ट्रा महादंष्ट्रा अन्त्रमाला करालिका ॥ ५५ ॥

dadhīciḥ kṣetrapālastu tatra deśe prapūjayet |
yamadaṃṣṭrā mahādaṃṣṭrā antramālā karālikā || 55 ||

The English translation of Kubjikamatatantra Verse 21.55 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 (21.55). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dadhici, Kshetrapala, Tatra, Desha, Pra, Yamadamshtra, Mahadamshtra, Antra, Karalika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kubjikamatatantra Verse 21.55). 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: “dadhīciḥ kṣetrapālastu tatra deśe prapūjayet
  • dadhīciḥ -
  • dadhīci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṣetrapālas -
  • kṣetrapāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • deśe -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    deśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
  • pūjayet -
  • pūj (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “yamadaṃṣṭrā mahādaṃṣṭrā antramālā karālikā
  • yamadaṃṣṭrā* -
  • yamadaṃṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yamadaṃṣṭrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahādaṃṣṭrā* -
  • mahādaṃṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahādaṃṣṭrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • antram -
  • antra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    antrā (noun, feminine)
  • ālā -
  • karālikā -
  • karālikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kubjikamatatantra Verse 21.55

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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