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 15.99

होमार्थं या तु दिक्कुण्डमष्टाश्रं वायवे पदे ।
धिष्ण्यं श्रीवत्ससंज्ञं तत् अर्धेन्दुसदृशाकृति ॥ 99 ॥

homārthaṃ yā tu dikkuṇḍamaṣṭāśraṃ vāyave pade |
dhiṣṇyaṃ śrīvatsasaṃjñaṃ tat ardhendusadṛśākṛti || 99 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 15.99 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 (15.99). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Homa, Artha, Dish, Kunda, Ashtashra, Vayava, Vayu, Pada, Padi, Pad, Dhishnya, Dhishni, Shrivatsa, Sanjna, Tat, Tad, Sadrish, Sadrisha, Akritin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “homārthaṃ tu dikkuṇḍamaṣṭāśraṃ vāyave pade
  • homā -
  • homa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dik -
  • diś (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • kuṇḍam -
  • kuṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kuṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kuṇḍā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • aṣṭāśram -
  • aṣṭāśra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aṣṭāśra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vāyave -
  • vāyava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vāyava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vāyu (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    vāyu (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • pade -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    padi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pad (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • Line 2: “dhiṣṇyaṃ śrīvatsasaṃjñaṃ tat ardhendusadṛśākṛti
  • dhiṣṇyam -
  • dhiṣṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhiṣṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhiṣṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    dhiṣṇī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śrīvatsa -
  • śrīvatsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sañjñam -
  • sañjña (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sañjña (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sañjñā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ardhendu -
  • ardhendu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sadṛśā -
  • sadṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sadṛśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sadṛś (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sadṛś (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadṛśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṛti -
  • akṛtin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    akṛtin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
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