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 9.12

तस्योपरि ह्यनंतं च सहस्रफणिमंडितम् ।
कल्पयित्माध तन्मध्ये डूलिकां स्वर्णनिर्मिताम्. ॥ 12 ॥

tasyopari hyanaṃtaṃ ca sahasraphaṇimaṃḍitam |
kalpayitmādha tanmadhye ḍūlikāṃ svarṇanirmitām. || 12 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 9.12 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 (9.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Upari, Ananta, Sahasraphani, Sahasraphanin, Mandita, Tanmadhya, Svarna, 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 9.12). 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: “tasyopari hyanaṃtaṃ ca sahasraphaṇimaṃḍitam
  • tasyo -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • upari -
  • upari (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    upari (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • anantam -
  • ananta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ananta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anantā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahasraphaṇi -
  • sahasraphaṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sahasraphaṇi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sahasraphaṇi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sahasraphaṇin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sahasraphaṇin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • maṇḍitam -
  • maṇḍita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    maṇḍita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    maṇḍitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √maṇḍ], [accusative single from √maṇḍ]
  • Line 2: “kalpayitmādha tanmadhye ḍūlikāṃ svarṇanirmitām.
  • Cannot analyse kalpayitmādha*ta
  • tanmadhye -
  • tanmadhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Cannot analyse ḍūlikām*sv
  • svarṇa -
  • svarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirmitām -
  • nirmitā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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