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 5.23

ग्राह्यप्रदेशानि ।
पुण्यक्षेत्रेशुभे देशे ब्रह्म वृक्षनिरंतरे ।
कुशकाशोदकयुते मृगैःकृष्णैर्निषेविते. ॥ 23 ॥

grāhyapradeśāni |
puṇyakṣetreśubhe deśe brahma vṛkṣaniraṃtare |
kuśakāśodakayute mṛgaiḥkṛṣṇairniṣevite. || 23 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.23 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 (5.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Grahya, Pradesha, Ani, Punyakshetra, Shubha, Shubh, Desha, Brahma, Brahman, Vrikshat, Irat, Tara, Tari, Kushaka, Ashan, Udaka, Yut, Yuta, Yuti, Mriga, Krishna, Nishevita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.23). 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: “grāhyapradeśāni
  • grāhya -
  • grāhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    grāhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    grah -> grāhya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √grah]
    grah -> grāhya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √grah]
    grah -> grāhya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √grah]
    grah -> grāhya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √grah class 9 verb], [vocative single from √grah]
    grah -> grāhya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √grah class 9 verb], [vocative single from √grah]
  • pradeśā -
  • pradeśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ani -
  • ani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “puṇyakṣetreśubhe deśe brahma vṛkṣaniraṃtare
  • puṇyakṣetre -
  • puṇyakṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • śubhe -
  • śubha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śubha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    śubh (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single]
  • deśe -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    deśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • brahma -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vṛkṣan -
  • vṛkṣ -> vṛkṣat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vṛkṣ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vṛkṣ class 1 verb]
  • iran -
  • ir -> irat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ir class 6 verb], [vocative single from √ir class 6 verb]
  • tare -
  • tara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    tara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tari (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 3: “kuśakāśodakayute mṛgaiḥkṛṣṇairniṣevite.”
  • kuśakā -
  • kuśaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kuśaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aśo -
  • aśan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • udaka -
  • udaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yute -
  • yut (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    yut (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    yuta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yuta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    yutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    yu -> yuta (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √yu class 2 verb], [locative single from √yu class 6 verb], [locative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yuta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [locative single from √yu class 2 verb], [nominative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [locative single from √yu class 6 verb], [nominative dual from √yu class 9 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 9 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 9 verb], [locative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [vocative single from √yu class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 2 verb], [nominative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [vocative single from √yu class 6 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 6 verb], [nominative dual from √yu class 9 verb], [vocative single from √yu class 9 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 9 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yuta (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √yu class 3 verb]
    yu -> yuta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √yu class 3 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 3 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 3 verb], [locative single from √yu class 3 verb]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √yu class 3 verb], [vocative single from √yu class 3 verb], [vocative dual from √yu class 3 verb], [accusative dual from √yu class 3 verb]
    yu (verb class 2)
    [present middle third single]
  • mṛgaiḥ -
  • mṛga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kṛṣṇair -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • niṣevite -
  • niṣevita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    niṣevita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    niṣevitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
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