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 13.11

उत्चेधः पालिकानां तु पंचविंशागुळं स्मृतम् ।
द्वाविंशतिर्घटानां तु शरावाणां तु विंशतिः ॥ 11 ॥

utcedhaḥ pālikānāṃ tu paṃcaviṃśāguḷaṃ smṛtam |
dvāviṃśatirghaṭānāṃ tu śarāvāṇāṃ tu viṃśatiḥ || 11 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 13.11 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 (13.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Palika, Smrita, Dvavimshati, Ghata, Sharava, Vimshati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 13.11). 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: “utcedhaḥ pālikānāṃ tu paṃcaviṃśāguḷaṃ smṛtam
  • Cannot analyse utcedhaḥ*pā
  • pālikānām -
  • pālikā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • Cannot analyse pañcaviṃśāguḷam*sm
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “dvāviṃśatirghaṭānāṃ tu śarāvāṇāṃ tu viṃśatiḥ
  • dvāviṃśatir -
  • dvāviṃśati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ghaṭānām -
  • ghaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    ghaṭa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    ghaṭā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • śarāvāṇām -
  • śarāva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • viṃśatiḥ -
  • viṃśati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṃśati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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