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 13.12

एतल्लक्षणयुक्तानि पात्राण्यानीय देशिकः ।
पालिकादिस्थापनविधिः ।
मूलमंत्रेण संप्रोक्ष्य दूर्वा मश्वद्धपत्रकम्. ॥ 12 ॥

etallakṣaṇayuktāni pātrāṇyānīya deśikaḥ |
pālikādisthāpanavidhiḥ |
mūlamaṃtreṇa saṃprokṣya dūrvā maśvaddhapatrakam. || 12 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 13.12 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 (13.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Etad, Lakshana, Yukta, Patra, Deshika, Palika, Adi, Tha, Apana, Vidhi, Mulamantra,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 13.12). 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: “etallakṣaṇayuktāni pātrāṇyānīya deśikaḥ
  • etal -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • lakṣaṇa -
  • lakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yuktāni -
  • yukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    yuj -> yukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √yuj class 7 verb], [vocative plural from √yuj class 7 verb], [accusative plural from √yuj class 7 verb]
  • pātrāṇyā -
  • pātra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ānī -
  • āni (Preverb)
  • iya -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • deśikaḥ -
  • deśika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pālikādisthāpanavidhiḥ
  • pālikā -
  • pālikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ādis -
  • ādi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ādi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • āpana -
  • āpana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhiḥ -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “mūlamaṃtreṇa saṃprokṣya dūrvā maśvaddhapatrakam.
  • mūlamantreṇa -
  • mūlamantra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse samprokṣya*dū
  • dūrvā* -
  • Cannot analyse maśvaddhapatrakam
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