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 10.20

कर्तु मृत्युप्रदा स्सौम्यश्चायुश्रीपुत्रदा स्मृताः ।
द्वितीये वित्तदा स्सौम्य नचंद्रा नेष्ठदाःपरे ॥ 20 ॥

kartu mṛtyupradā ssaumyaścāyuśrīputradā smṛtāḥ |
dvitīye vittadā ssaumya nacaṃdrā neṣṭhadāḥpare || 20 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.20 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 (10.20). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kartu, Prada, Smrita, Smrito, Dvitiya, Vittada, Candra, Tha, Pare, Para, Pari,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.20). 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: “kartu mṛtyupradā ssaumyaścāyuśrīputradā smṛtāḥ
  • kartu -
  • kartu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kartu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kartu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third single]
  • mṛtyu -
  • mṛtyu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pradā -
  • pradā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse ssaumyaścāyuśrīputradā*sm
  • smṛtāḥ -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    smṛto (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “dvitīye vittadā ssaumya nacaṃdrā neṣṭhadāḥpare
  • dvitīye -
  • dvitīya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dvitīya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dvitīyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vittadā -
  • vittadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse ssaumya*na
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • candrā* -
  • candra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    candrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • neṣ -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ṭha -
  • ṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dāḥ -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [nominative plural], [vocative single], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pare -
  • pare (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pari (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pari (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
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