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 8.13

प्राङ्मूलमन्त्रमद्याद्यव्यत्ययाद्विषहा भवेत् ।
सोऽयं मन्त्रः समाख्यातस्त्रिदशैरपि दुर्लभः ॥ 13 ॥

prāṅmūlamantramadyādyavyatyayādviṣahā bhavet |
so'yaṃ mantraḥ samākhyātastridaśairapi durlabhaḥ || 13 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 8.13 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 (8.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prak, Pran, Pranc, Mulamantra, Adya, Yavin, Yavya, Atyaya, Vishaha, Sah, Aya, Idam, Mantra, Samakhyata, Tridasha, Api, Durlabha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “prāṅmūlamantramadyādyavyatyayādviṣahā bhavet
  • prāṅ -
  • prāk (indeclinable)
    prāṅ (indeclinable)
    prāñc (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    prāñc (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • mūlamantram -
  • mūlamantra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • adyād -
  • adya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    adya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ad (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • yavya -
  • yavin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    yavin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yavya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yavya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • atyayād -
  • atyaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • viṣahā* -
  • viṣaha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    viṣahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “so'yaṃ mantraḥ samākhyātastridaśairapi durlabhaḥ
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mantraḥ -
  • mantra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • samākhyātas -
  • samākhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tridaśair -
  • tridaśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    tridaśa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • durlabhaḥ -
  • durlabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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