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 12.9

देशकालविभागेन कर्तु स्संकल्प माचरेत् ।
धृत्वा कंकणवस्त्रादी न्यजमानान्वितो गुरुः. ॥ 9 ॥

deśakālavibhāgena kartu ssaṃkalpa mācaret |
dhṛtvā kaṃkaṇavastrādī nyajamānānvito guruḥ. || 9 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 12.9 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 (12.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deshakalavibhaga, Kartu, Asmad, Dhritva, Dhritvan, Kankana, Vastra, Aja, Ana, Vita, Guru,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 12.9). 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: “deśakālavibhāgena kartu ssaṃkalpa mācaret
  • deśakālavibhāgena -
  • deśakālavibhāga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • 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]
  • Cannot analyse ssaṅkalpa*mā
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • caret -
  • car (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “dhṛtvā kaṃkaṇavastrādī nyajamānānvito guruḥ.
  • dhṛtvā -
  • dhṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dhṛ -> dhṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dhṛ]
    dhṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaṅkaṇa -
  • kaṅkaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kaṅkaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vastrād -
  • vastra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ī -
  • ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • nya -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ajam -
  • ajā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    aja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aja (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ānān -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vito* -
  • vita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • guruḥ -
  • guru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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