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 2.19

त्रिरात्रा दधिरोहंति उत्तमा भूमिरुच्यते ।
अप्ररूढेन याभूमिः प्रयत्नेनविवर्जयेत्. ॥ 19 ॥

trirātrā dadhirohaṃti uttamā bhūmirucyate |
aprarūḍhena yābhūmiḥ prayatnenavivarjayet. || 19 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.19 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 (2.19). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Triratra, Dadhi, Rohanti, Rohat, Uttama, Bhumi, Ucyat, Rudha, Abhumi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 2.19). 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: “trirātrā dadhirohaṃti uttamā bhūmirucyate
  • trirātrā* -
  • trirātra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    trirātrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dadhi -
  • dadhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • rohanti -
  • rohantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    rohat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ruh -> rohat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √ruh class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ruh class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √ruh class 1 verb]
    ruh -> rohantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √ruh class 1 verb]
    ruh (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • uttamā* -
  • uttama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhūmir -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “aprarūḍhena yābhūmiḥ prayatnenavivarjayet.”
  • ap -
  • ap (noun, feminine)
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rūḍhena -
  • rūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    rūḍha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    ruh -> rūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √ruh class 1 verb]
    ruh -> rūḍha (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √ruh class 1 verb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhūmiḥ -
  • abhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse prayatnenavivarjayet
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