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 10.31

स्थापनं देवदेवस्य कुर्या त्काले यथाविधि ।
तदर्धं मंटपं कुर्यात् यथाभिमतदिङ्मुखम्. ॥ 31 ॥

sthāpanaṃ devadevasya kuryā tkāle yathāvidhi |
tadardhaṃ maṃṭapaṃ kuryāt yathābhimatadiṅmukham. || 31 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.31 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 (10.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sthapana, Devadeva, Kuri, Yathavidhi, Tad, Tat, Ardha, Mantapa, Yathabhimata, Dinmukha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 10.31). 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: “sthāpanaṃ devadevasya kuryā tkāle yathāvidhi
  • sthāpanam -
  • sthāpana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthāpana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sthāpanā (noun, feminine)
  • devadevasya -
  • devadeva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • kuryā -
  • kurī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse tkāle*ya
  • yathāvidhi -
  • yathāvidhi (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “tadardhaṃ maṃṭapaṃ kuryāt yathābhimatadiṅmukham.
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ardham -
  • ardha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ardha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ardhā (noun, feminine)
  • maṇṭapam -
  • maṇṭapa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • kuryāt -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • yathābhimata -
  • yathābhimata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yathābhimata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • diṅmukham -
  • diṅmukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    diṅmukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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