Paramesvara-samhita [sanskrit]

67,204 words | ISBN-13: 9788179070383

The Sanskrit text of the Paramesvara-samhita, an ancient Vaishnava Agama, belonging to the Pancaratra tradition. Topics include meditation on mantras, architectural material for buildings, image-worship and philosophy. The rules of Paramesvara-samhita (similar in nature to the Paushkara-samhita) is today followed in the Shrirangam temple. Alternative titles: Parameśvarasaṃhitā (परमेश्वरसंहिता), Parameśvara-saṃhitā (परमेश्वर-संहिता), Parameshvarasamhita, Parameshvara, Paramesvarasamhita.

Verse 1.56

साक्षात्सङ्कर्षणाद्व्यक्तात् प्राप्त एव महत्तरः ।
एष एकायनो वेदः प्रख्यातः सात्वतो विधिः ॥ 56 ॥

sākṣātsaṅkarṣaṇādvyaktāt prāpta eva mahattaraḥ |
eṣa ekāyano vedaḥ prakhyātaḥ sātvato vidhiḥ || 56 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 1.56 is contained in the book The Pancaratra Agamas (an Introduction) by Swami Harshananda. 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 (1.56). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sakshat, Saksha, Sankarshana, Vyakta, Prapta, Eva, Mahattara, Esha, Ekayana, Veda, Vedas, Prakhyata, Satvat, Satvata, Vidhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Parameshara-samhita Verse 1.56). 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: “sākṣātsaṅkarṣaṇādvyaktāt prāpta eva mahattaraḥ
  • sākṣāt -
  • sākṣāt (indeclinable)
    sākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sākṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • saṅkarṣaṇād -
  • saṅkarṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    saṅkarṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • vyaktāt -
  • vyakta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vyakta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • prāpta* -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahattaraḥ -
  • mahattara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “eṣa ekāyano vedaḥ prakhyātaḥ sātvato vidhiḥ
  • eṣa* -
  • eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ekāyano* -
  • ekāyana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vedaḥ -
  • vedas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    veda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prakhyātaḥ -
  • prakhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sātvato* -
  • sātvat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sātvata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidhiḥ -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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