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 2.15

ऊसरक्षेत्र संयुक्ता साधूम्रेति प्रकीर्तिता ।
धूम्रांचवर्जयेध्भूमिं भद्रकादिषुकारयेत्. ॥ 15 ॥

ūsarakṣetra saṃyuktā sādhūmreti prakīrtitā |
dhūmrāṃcavarjayedhbhūmiṃ bhadrakādiṣukārayet. || 15 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.15 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 (2.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samyukta, Sadhu, Retin, Prakirtita, Bhadraka, Ishuka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.15). 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: “ūsarakṣetra saṃyuktā sādhūmreti prakīrtitā
  • ūsa -
  • vas (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
    vas (verb class 6)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • rakṣet -
  • rakṣ (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃyuktā -
  • saṃyuktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sādhū -
  • sādhu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sādhu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    sādhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sādhu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • um -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • reti -
  • retin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    retin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • prakīrtitā -
  • prakīrtitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dhūmrāṃcavarjayedhbhūmiṃ bhadrakādiṣukārayet.”
  • Cannot analyse dhūmrāñcavarjayedhbhūmim*bh
  • bhadrakād -
  • bhadraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bhadraka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • iṣukā -
  • iṣukā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • rayet -
  • ray (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
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