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 5.76

होमादि पूर्ववत्कुर्यात् श्रीसूक्तेन तु साधाः ।
अस्त्रिया शिलया देवी निर्मिता चे त्प्रमादतः. ॥ 76 ॥

homādi pūrvavatkuryāt śrīsūktena tu sādhāḥ |
astriyā śilayā devī nirmitā ce tpramādataḥ. || 76 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.76 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 (5.76). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Homa, Purvavat, Shrisukta, Sadha, Astri, Shila, Devi, Devin, Nirmita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 5.76). 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: “homādi pūrvavatkuryāt śrīsūktena tu sādhāḥ
  • homā -
  • homa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pūrvavat -
  • pūrvavat (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    pūrvavat (noun, masculine)
    pūrvavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kuryāt -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • śrīsūktena -
  • śrīsūkta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sādhāḥ -
  • sādha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “astriyā śilayā devī nirmitā ce tpramādataḥ.”
  • astri -
  • astṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    astṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    astrī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    astrin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • iyā -
  • ī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • śilayā -
  • śilā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • devī -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    devin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nirmitā -
  • nirmitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ce -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Cannot analyse tpramādataḥ
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