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 2.10

भूपरीक्षा ।
आचार्यो यजमानश्च देवागारस्य सिद्धये ।
भूपरीक्षादिकं कुर्यात् शास्त्रदृष्टेन वर्त्मना. ॥ 10 ॥

bhūparīkṣā |
ācāryo yajamānaśca devāgārasya siddhaye |
bhūparīkṣādikaṃ kuryāt śāstradṛṣṭena vartmanā. || 10 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.10 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 (2.10). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhupariksha, Acari, Acarya, Yajamana, Devagara, Siddhi, Adika, Shastradrishta, Vartman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.10). 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: “bhūparīkṣā
  • bhūparīkṣā -
  • bhūparīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ācāryo yajamānaśca devāgārasya siddhaye
  • ācāryo* -
  • ācārī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ācārya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yajamānaś -
  • yajamāna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaj -> yajamāna (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √yaj class 1 verb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • devāgārasya -
  • devāgāra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • siddhaye -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • Line 3: “bhūparīkṣādikaṃ kuryāt śāstradṛṣṭena vartmanā.”
  • bhūparīkṣā -
  • bhūparīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adikam -
  • adika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kuryāt -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • śāstradṛṣṭena -
  • śāstradṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śāstradṛṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vartmanā -
  • vartman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
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