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 15.886

चतुर्भिर्महदाद्यं तु अतो दिनचतुष्टयम् ।
कलशे मण्डलेऽग्नौ च प्राग्वत् कुर्यात् समर्चनम् ॥ 886 ॥

caturbhirmahadādyaṃ tu ato dinacatuṣṭayam |
kalaśe maṇḍale'gnau ca prāgvat kuryāt samarcanam || 886 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 15.886 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 (15.886). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Catus, Mahada, Yah, Atah, Dina, Catushtaya, Kalasha, Kalashi, Mandala, Agni, Pragvat, Samarcana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “caturbhirmahadādyaṃ tu ato dinacatuṣṭayam
  • caturbhir -
  • catus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mahadād -
  • mahada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    mahada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yam -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • ato* -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
  • dina -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • catuṣṭayam -
  • catuṣṭaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    catuṣṭaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “kalaśe maṇḍale'gnau ca prāgvat kuryāt samarcanam
  • kalaśe -
  • kalaśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kalaśi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • maṇḍale' -
  • maṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    maṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇḍalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • agnau -
  • agni (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prāgvat -
  • prāgvat (indeclinable)
  • kuryāt -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • samarcanam -
  • samarcana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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