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 11.8

कुण्डलाद्यैरलङ्कारैरेतौ शोभितविग्रहौ ।
वीक्षमाणौ विभोर्वक्त्रं तेजसातीव निर्भरौ ॥ 8 ॥

kuṇḍalādyairalaṅkārairetau śobhitavigrahau |
vīkṣamāṇau vibhorvaktraṃ tejasātīva nirbharau || 8 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 11.8 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 (11.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kundala, Yah, Yat, Alankara, Eta, Eti, Esha, Shobhita, Vigraha, Viksha, Ani, Vibha, Vibhu, Vaktra, Tejasa, Iva, Nirbhara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kuṇḍalādyairalaṅkārairetau śobhitavigrahau
  • kuṇḍalād -
  • kuṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    kuṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yair -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • alaṅkārair -
  • alaṅkāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    alaṅkāra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • etau -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    eti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • śobhita -
  • śobhita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śobhita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [vocative single from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [vocative single from √śubh]
  • vigrahau -
  • vigraha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “vīkṣamāṇau vibhorvaktraṃ tejasātīva nirbharau
  • vīkṣam -
  • vīkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vīkṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āṇau -
  • āṇi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • vibhor -
  • vibhā (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    vibhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vibhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • vaktram -
  • vaktra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vaktra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vaktrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tejasāt -
  • tejasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ī -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • nirbharau -
  • nirbhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
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