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 3.1

ओं ।
श्रीमत्पांचरात्रदिव्यागमेश्रीपुरुषोत्तम संहितायां ।
तृतीयोध्यायः ।
आलय निर्माणफलकथनविधिः ।
ऋषयः ।
देवालय निर्माण फलश्रवणार्थं ऋषि प्रश्नः ।
देवालयं विनिर्माय देवं संस्थाप्य भक्तितः ।
पूजां कारयितु स्तस्य पुण्यमाचक्ष्वभोमुने. ॥ 1 ॥

oṃ |
śrīmatpāṃcarātradivyāgameśrīpuruṣottama saṃhitāyāṃ |
tṛtīyodhyāyaḥ |
ālaya nirmāṇaphalakathanavidhiḥ |
ṛṣayaḥ |
devālaya nirmāṇa phalaśravaṇārthaṃ ṛṣi praśnaḥ |
devālayaṃ vinirmāya devaṃ saṃsthāpya bhaktitaḥ |
pūjāṃ kārayitu stasya puṇyamācakṣvabhomune. || 1 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.1 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 (3.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shrimat, Pancaratra, Div, Divi, Divya, Agama, Shri, Purushottama, Samhita, Tritiya, Dha, Dhi, Dhya, Aya, Ayas, Alaya, Nirmanaphala, Kathana, Vidhi, Rishi, Devalaya, Nirmana, Phala, Shravanartha, Prashna, Nirmaya, Deva, Samsthapya, Bhaktitah, Puja, Rayi, Sya, Punya, Aca, Kshu, Muni,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.1). 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: “oṃ
  • Cannot analyse om
  • Line 2: “śrīmatpāṃcarātradivyāgameśrīpuruṣottama saṃhitāyāṃ
  • śrīmat -
  • śrīmat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    śrīmat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pāñcarātra -
  • pāñcarātra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāñcarātra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • divyā -
  • divi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [instrumental single]
    divya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    divya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    div -> divya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √div]
    div (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    divyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āgame -
  • āgama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    āgama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    āgamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • puruṣottama -
  • puruṣottama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃhitāyām -
  • saṃhitā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 3: “tṛtīyodhyāyaḥ
  • tṛtīyo -
  • tṛtīya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dhyā -
  • dhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āyaḥ -
  • āyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    āya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 4: “ālaya nirmāṇaphalakathanavidhiḥ
  • ālaya -
  • ālaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirmāṇaphala -
  • nirmāṇaphala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirmāṇaphala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kathana -
  • kathana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kathana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhiḥ -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 5: “ṛṣayaḥ
  • ṛṣayaḥ -
  • ṛṣi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 6: “devālaya nirmāṇa phalaśravaṇārthaṃ ṛṣi praśnaḥ
  • devālaya -
  • devālaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirmāṇa -
  • nirmāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phala -
  • phala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    phala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    phal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śravaṇārtham -
  • śravaṇārtha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śravaṇārtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ṛṣi -
  • ṛṣi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • praśnaḥ -
  • praśna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 7: “devālayaṃ vinirmāya devaṃ saṃsthāpya bhaktitaḥ
  • devālayam -
  • devālaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vi -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nirmāya -
  • nirmāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirmāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • devam -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • saṃsthāpya -
  • saṃsthāpya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhaktitaḥ -
  • bhaktitaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 8: “pūjāṃ kārayitu stasya puṇyamācakṣvabhomune.
  • pūjām -
  • pūjā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • rayi -
  • rayi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    rayi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    rayi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sta -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • sya -
  • sya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • puṇyam -
  • puṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √puṇ class 10 verb], [accusative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • āca -
  • āca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ac (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • kṣva -
  • kṣu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • abho -
  • bhṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [imperfect active third single]
  • mune -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
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