Purushottama-samhita [sanskrit]

15,643 words | ISBN-13: 9788179070383

The Sanskrit text of the Purushottama-samhita, an ancient Vaishnava Agama, belonging to the Pancaratra tradition. Topics include the construction of temples, architecture, iconography, festivals (celebrations of deities and their exploits). Alternative titles: Puruṣottamasaṃhitā (पुरुषोत्तमसंहिता), Purushottamasamhita, Purusottamasamhita, Purusottama, Puruṣottama-saṃhitā (पुरुषोत्तम-संहिता), Śrīpuruṣottamasaṃhitā (श्रीपुरुषोत्तमसंहिता), Shripurushottamasamhita, Shripurushottama Sripurusottamasamhita, Sripurusottama.

Verse 1.17

त्राणं च कुरुते यस्मात्तंत्रमि त्यभिधीयते ।
पांचरात्रंतुसर्वेषांशास्त्राणांमूलकारणम्. ॥ 17 ॥

trāṇaṃ ca kurute yasmāttaṃtrami tyabhidhīyate |
pāṃcarātraṃtusarveṣāṃśāstrāṇāṃmūlakāraṇam. || 17 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 1.17 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 (1.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Trana, Kuruta, Yasmat, Yah, Yat, Tan, Tri, Tra, Amin, Panca, Rat, Sarva, Shastra, Mulakarana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 1.17). 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: “trāṇaṃ ca kurute yasmāttaṃtrami tyabhidhīyate
  • trāṇam -
  • trāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    trāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    trāṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kurute -
  • kurutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kuruta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kuruta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present middle third single]
  • yasmāt -
  • yasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
  • tan -
  • tan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • tra -
  • tṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ami -
  • amin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    amin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse tyabhidhīyate
  • Line 2: “pāṃcarātraṃtusarveṣāṃśāstrāṇāṃmūlakāraṇam.”
  • pāñca -
  • pāñca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāñca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rāt -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    -> rāt (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • rantu -
  • rantu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sarveṣāṃ -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • śāstrāṇāṃ -
  • śāstra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • mūlakāraṇam -
  • mūlakāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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