Lakshminarayana Samhita [sanskrit]

by Shwetayan Vyas | 1,169,834 words | ISBN-10: 8170801818 | ISBN-13: 9788170801818

The Lakshminarayana Samhita verse 1.479.1 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Lakshmi-narayana-samhita is an encyclopaedic work devoted to Narayana although it deals with various deities. The work is written in Puranic style and divided into four books according to the four Yugas. This is verse 1 of chapter 479 of Khanda 1 (krita-yuga-santana). In total, the work consists of roughly 120,000 metrical verses.

Verse 1.479.1

श्रीनारायण उवाच ।
शृणु लक्ष्मि प्रवदामि कथां वै वाल्मिकेः शुभाम् ।
आसीत् सुमतिनामा तु विप्रो भृगुकुलोद्भवः ॥ १ ॥

śrīnārāyaṇa uvāca |
śṛṇu lakṣmi pravadāmi kathāṃ vai vālmikeḥ śubhām |
āsīt sumatināmā tu vipro bhṛgukulodbhavaḥ || 1 ||

The Sanskrit text of Lakshminarayana Samhita Verse 1.479.1 is contained in the book Shri Lakshmi Narayana Samhita by Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office. 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 (1.479.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shri, Narayana, Lakshmi, Pravada, Amin, Katha, Valmiki, Shubha, Shubh, Sumati, Ama, Vipra, Kulodbhava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “śrīnārāyaṇa uvāca
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • nārāyaṇa* -
  • nārāyaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “śṛṇu lakṣmi pravadāmi kathāṃ vai vālmikeḥ śubhām
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • lakṣmi -
  • lakṣmī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • pravadā -
  • pravada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pravada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pravadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ami -
  • amin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    amin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kathām -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • vālmikeḥ -
  • vālmiki (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vālmiki (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • śubhām -
  • śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 3: “āsīt sumatināmā tu vipro bhṛgukulodbhavaḥ
  • āsīt -
  • ās (verb class 2)
    [aorist active third single], [injunctive active third single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • sumatinā -
  • sumati (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sumati (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sumatī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • amā -
  • amā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vipro* -
  • vipra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhṛgu -
  • bhṛgu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kulodbhavaḥ -
  • kulodbhava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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