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 9.6

भूमिकाया श्च प्रथमे भागे सक्राणि कल्पयेत् ।
पार्श्वयो रुभयोः कुर्याद्रथस्यानुगुणंयथा. ॥ 6 ॥

bhūmikāyā śca prathame bhāge sakrāṇi kalpayet |
pārśvayo rubhayoḥ kuryādrathasyānuguṇaṃyathā. || 6 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 9.6 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:

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 (9.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prathama, Bhaga, Sakra, Parshvi, Bha, Ratha, Anugunam, Anuguna, Yatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 9.6). 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: “bhūmikāyā śca prathame bhāge sakrāṇi kalpayet
  • bhūmikāyā -
  • Cannot analyse śca*pr
  • prathame -
  • prathama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    prathama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    prathamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhāge -
  • bhāga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhāga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sakrāṇi -
  • sakra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kalpayet -
  • kḷp (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “pārśvayo rubhayoḥ kuryādrathasyānuguṇaṃyathā.
  • pārśvayo* -
  • pārśvi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pārśvi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ru -
  • ru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • bhayoḥ -
  • bha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    bha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    bhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • kuryād -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • rathasyā -
  • ratha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • anuguṇaṃ -
  • anuguṇam (indeclinable)
    anuguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anuguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anuguṇā (noun, feminine)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
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