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 3.21

कृष्णस्य वासुदेवस्य यः कारयति केतनम् ।
जात स्स एव सकृतः कुलं ते नैव पालितम्. ॥ 21 ॥

kṛṣṇasya vāsudevasya yaḥ kārayati ketanam |
jāta ssa eva sakṛtaḥ kulaṃ te naiva pālitam. || 21 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.21 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 (3.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Krishna, Vasudeva, Yah, Karayat, Ketana, Jata, Eva, Sakrit, Kula, Tad, Yushmad, Naiva, Palita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 3.21). 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: “kṛṣṇasya vāsudevasya yaḥ kārayati ketanam
  • kṛṣṇasya -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • vāsudevasya -
  • vāsudeva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    vāsudeva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kārayati -
  • kṛ -> kārayat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārayat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ (verb class 0)
    [present active third single]
  • ketanam -
  • ketana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “jāta ssa eva sakṛtaḥ kulaṃ te naiva pālitam.”
  • jāta -
  • jāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jan -> jāta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √jan class 1 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 2 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 4 verb]
    jan -> jāta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √jan class 1 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 2 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 4 verb]
  • Cannot analyse ssa*ev
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sakṛtaḥ -
  • sakṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sakṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • kulam -
  • kula (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kula (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kulā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • pālitam -
  • pālita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pālita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pālitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    -> pālita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √]
    -> pālita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √]
    -> pālitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √]
    pāl -> pālita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √pāl class 10 verb]
    pāl -> pālita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pāl class 10 verb], [accusative single from √pāl class 10 verb]
    -> pālita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √]
    -> pālita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √], [accusative single from √]
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