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 3.6

विमुक्ता नारकैर्दुखैः कर्तुः कृष्णस्य मंदिरम् ।
ब्रह्महत्यादिपापौघघातकं विष्णतमंदिरम्. ॥ 6 ॥

vimuktā nārakairdukhaiḥ kartuḥ kṛṣṇasya maṃdiram |
brahmahatyādipāpaughaghātakaṃ viṣṇatamaṃdiram. || 6 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.6 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 (3.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vimukta, Naraka, Kha, Kartri, Kartu, Krishna, Mandira, Brahmahatya, Papa, Ataka, Vishnat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.6). 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: “vimuktā nārakairdukhaiḥ kartuḥ kṛṣṇasya maṃdiram
  • vimuktā* -
  • vimukta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vimuktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nārakair -
  • nāraka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    nāraka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • du -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • khaiḥ -
  • kha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kartuḥ -
  • kartṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kartu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kartu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛṣṇasya -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • mandiram -
  • mandira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mandira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mandirā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “brahmahatyādipāpaughaghātakaṃ viṣṇatamaṃdiram.”
  • brahmahatyā -
  • brahmahatya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahmahatya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahmahatyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pāpau -
  • pāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ghaghā -
  • ghagh (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • atakam -
  • ataka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ataka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tak (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
    tak (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • viṣṇat -
  • viṣ -> viṣṇat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √viṣ class 9 verb], [vocative single from √viṣ class 9 verb], [accusative single from √viṣ class 9 verb]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • andi -
  • ad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ram -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
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