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 12.18

भूवराहं ततो ध्यात्वा खनित्रंधारयन्गुरुः ।
त्वां खनामीति तत्कुक्षौ निखने त्प्रांज्ञ्मुखस्ततः. ॥ 18 ॥

bhūvarāhaṃ tato dhyātvā khanitraṃdhārayanguruḥ |
tvāṃ khanāmīti tatkukṣau nikhane tprāṃjñmukhastataḥ. || 18 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 12.18 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 (12.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhuvaraha, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Dhyatva, Khanitra, Andha, Guru, Tva, Yushmad, Iti, Tat, Kukshi, Khana, Khani,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 12.18). 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: “bhūvarāhaṃ tato dhyātvā khanitraṃdhārayanguruḥ
  • bhūvarāham -
  • bhūvarāha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhūvarāha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • dhyātvā -
  • dhyā -> dhyātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dhyā]
    dhyā -> dhyātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dhyā]
    dhyātvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • khanitra -
  • khanitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    khanitra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khanitra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • andhā -
  • andha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    andha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    andhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arayan -
  • ray (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • guruḥ -
  • guru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tvāṃ khanāmīti tatkukṣau nikhane tprāṃjñmukhastataḥ.
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • khanāmī -
  • khan (verb class 1)
    [present active first single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kukṣau -
  • kukṣi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    kukṣi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ni -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    ni (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • khane -
  • khana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    khana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    khanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    khani (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    khani (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    khan (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • Cannot analyse tprāñjñmukhastataḥ
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