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 16.260

तस्य बिंबसमुत्थेन तालेन मुखमण्डलम् ।
द्व्यंगुलं तु ललाटोर्ध्वं जटाबन्धो द्विलोचनम् ॥ 260 ॥

tasya biṃbasamutthena tālena mukhamaṇḍalam |
dvyaṃgulaṃ tu lalāṭordhvaṃ jaṭābandho dvilocanam || 260 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 16.260 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:

Buy now! English translation by Swami Harshananda (2002)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (16.260). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Bimba, Samuttha, Tala, Mukhamandala, Dvyangula, Lalata, Urdhvam, Urdhva, Jatabandha, Dvilocana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Parameshara-samhita Verse 16.260). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “tasya biṃbasamutthena tālena mukhamaṇḍalam
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bimba -
  • bimba (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bimba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samutthena -
  • samuttha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    samuttha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • tālena -
  • tāla (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tāla (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mukhamaṇḍalam -
  • mukhamaṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “dvyaṃgulaṃ tu lalāṭordhvaṃ jaṭābandho dvilocanam
  • dvyaṅgulam -
  • dvyaṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvyaṅgula (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dvyaṅgulā (noun, feminine)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • lalāṭo -
  • lalāṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    laṭ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • ūrdhvam -
  • ūrdhvam (indeclinable)
    ūrdhva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ūrdhva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ūrdhvā (noun, feminine)
  • jaṭābandho* -
  • jaṭābandha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dvilocanam -
  • dvilocana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvilocana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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