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 5.22

नातोर्ध्वे तत्वदृष्टीनां तत्वतो वाऽस्ति पौष्कर ।
न तिर्यक्पृष्ठपूर्वे च न हेयादिविकल्पना ॥ 22 ॥

nātordhve tatvadṛṣṭīnāṃ tatvato vā'sti pauṣkara |
na tiryakpṛṣṭhapūrve ca na heyādivikalpanā || 22 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 5.22 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 (5.22). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatva, Drishti, Tas, Asti, Paushkara, Tiryak, Prishtha, Purva, Heya, Div, Divi, Kalpana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “nātordhve tatvadṛṣṭīnāṃ tatvato vā'sti pauṣkara
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • or -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • dhve -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [present middle second plural]
  • tatva -
  • tatva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dṛṣṭīnām -
  • dṛṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    dṛṣṭī (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dṛṣṭī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    dṛṣṭī (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • tatva -
  • tatva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • to* -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vā' -
  • asti -
  • asti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    astī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • pauṣkara -
  • pauṣkara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pauṣkara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “na tiryakpṛṣṭhapūrve ca na heyādivikalpanā
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tiryak -
  • tiryak (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • pṛṣṭha -
  • pṛṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pūrve -
  • pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    pūrvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • heyā -
  • heyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    -> heyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √ class 3 verb]
    -> heyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ class 3 verb]
    hi -> heyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • divi -
  • divi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    div (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • kalpanā -
  • kalpanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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