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 10.6

न्यासं चतुर्दशं कुर्या त्सरिवार मतःपरम् ।
षोडशी दक्षिणा प्रोक्ता क्रियासूचन मुत्तमम्. ॥ 6 ॥

nyāsaṃ caturdaśaṃ kuryā tsarivāra mataḥparam |
ṣoḍaśī dakṣiṇā proktā kriyāsūcana muttamam. || 6 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.6 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:

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

Nyasa, Caturdasha, Kuri, Mata, Param, Para, Shodashi, Shodashin, Dakshina, Dakshi, Prokta, Kriya, Mud, Tamam, Tama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.6). 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: “nyāsaṃ caturdaśaṃ kuryā tsarivāra mataḥparam
  • nyāsam -
  • nyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • caturdaśam -
  • caturdaśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    caturdaśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caturdaśan (noun, masculine)
    caturdaśan (noun, neuter)
  • kuryā -
  • kurī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse tsarivāra*ma
  • mataḥ -
  • mata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    man -> mata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb]
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ṣoḍaśī dakṣiṇā proktā kriyāsūcana muttamam.
  • ṣoḍaśī -
  • ṣoḍaśī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    ṣoḍaśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dakṣiṇā -
  • dakṣiṇā (indeclinable)
    dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dakṣi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • proktā -
  • proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kriyāsū -
  • kriyā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • ūca -
  • uc (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mut -
  • mud (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • tamam -
  • tamam (indeclinable)
    tama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tamā (noun, feminine)
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