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 9.7

तदग्रे च शिखाकुंभं चक्रेणोज्वलितं महत् ।
घंटाशतसमायुक्तं पताक ध्वजशोभितम्. ॥ 7 ॥

tadagre ca śikhākuṃbhaṃ cakreṇojvalitaṃ mahat |
ghaṃṭāśatasamāyuktaṃ patāka dhvajaśobhitam. || 7 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 9.7 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 (9.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tat, Agre, Agra, Agri, Shikhakumbha, Mahat, Ghanta, Ayukta, Pataka, Dhvaja, Shobhita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 9.7). 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: “tadagre ca śikhākuṃbhaṃ cakreṇojvalitaṃ mahat
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • agre -
  • agre (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    agra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    agra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    agrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    agri (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śikhākumbham -
  • śikhākumbha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śikhākumbha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse cakreṇojvalitam*ma
  • mahat -
  • atimahat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    mahat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ghaṃṭāśatasamāyuktaṃ patāka dhvajaśobhitam.
  • ghaṇṭā -
  • ghaṇṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śatasam -
  • śatasā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āyuktam -
  • āyukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āyukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āyuktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • patāka -
  • patāka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhvaja -
  • dhvaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhvaj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śobhitam -
  • śobhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śobhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śobhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [nominative single from √śubh], [accusative single from √śubh]
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