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 5.11

गिरौ च चित्रकूटाख्ये रैवताख्ये महागिरौ ।
सिंहाचले चित्रकूटे वेंगटेदर्दु रेतथा. ॥ 11 ॥

girau ca citrakūṭākhye raivatākhye mahāgirau |
siṃhācale citrakūṭe veṃgaṭedardu retathā. || 11 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.11 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 (5.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gir, Gira, Giri, Citrakuta, Akhya, Raivata, Mahagiri, Simhacala, Tatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.11). 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: “girau ca citrakūṭākhye raivatākhye mahāgirau
  • girau -
  • gir (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    gir (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    gira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    giri (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    giri (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • citrakūṭā -
  • citrakūṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    citrakūṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    citrakūṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ākhye -
  • ākhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ākhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ākhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • raivatā -
  • raivata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    raivata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ākhye -
  • ākhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ākhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ākhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • mahāgirau -
  • mahāgiri (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “siṃhācale citrakūṭe veṃgaṭedardu retathā.”
  • siṃhācale -
  • siṃhācala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • citrakūṭe -
  • citrakūṭa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    citrakūṭa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    citrakūṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Cannot analyse veṅgaṭedardu*re
  • re -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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