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 20.137

चतुसःथानार्चनं तत्र विशेषात् कारयेन्नृपः ।
महाहविर्निवेद्यं च विशेषेणैव कारयेत् ॥ 137 ॥

catusaḥthānārcanaṃ tatra viśeṣāt kārayennṛpaḥ |
mahāhavirnivedyaṃ ca viśeṣeṇaiva kārayet || 137 ||

The English translation of Parameshara-samhita Verse 20.137 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 (20.137). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Catu, Sah, Tha, Arcana, Tatra, Visheshat, Vishesha, Nripa, Mahahavis, Nivedya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “catusaḥthānārcanaṃ tatra viśeṣāt kārayennṛpaḥ
  • catu -
  • catu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    catu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    catu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • thān -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ārcanam -
  • ārcana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ārcana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • viśeṣāt -
  • viśeṣāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    viśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    viśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • kārayen -
  • kṛ (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • nṛpaḥ -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “mahāhavirnivedyaṃ ca viśeṣeṇaiva kārayet
  • mahāhavir -
  • mahāhavis (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    mahāhavis (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nivedyam -
  • nivedya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nivedya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nivedyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viśeṣeṇai -
  • viśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    viśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • kārayet -
  • kṛ (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
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