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 14.13

कुंभस्थापनं प्रतिमाशोधनं ।
कर्णिकायां सोमकुंभं सहेतुमणिकूर्चकम् ।
रजितप्रतिमां कृत्वा सोमं कर्षप्रमाणतः. ॥ 13 ॥

kuṃbhasthāpanaṃ pratimāśodhanaṃ |
karṇikāyāṃ somakuṃbhaṃ sahetumaṇikūrcakam |
rajitapratimāṃ kṛtvā somaṃ karṣapramāṇataḥ. || 13 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 14.13 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 (14.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kumbha, Tha, Pratima, Shodhana, Karnika, Soma, Sahetu, Ani, Kurcaka, Rajita, Kritva, Kritvan, Karsha, Pramanatah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 14.13). 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: “kuṃbhasthāpanaṃ pratimāśodhanaṃ
  • kumbhas -
  • kumbha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • apanam -
  • pan (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • pratimā -
  • pratimā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pratimā (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • śodhanam -
  • śodhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śodhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śodhanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “karṇikāyāṃ somakuṃbhaṃ sahetumaṇikūrcakam
  • karṇikāyām -
  • karṇikā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • soma -
  • soma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    soma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    soman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • kumbham -
  • kumbha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kumbha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kumbhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sahetum -
  • sahetu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    sahetu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • aṇi -
  • aṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    aṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • kūrcakam -
  • kūrcaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kūrcaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “rajitapratimāṃ kṛtvā somaṃ karṣapramāṇataḥ.”
  • rajita -
  • rajita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rajita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pratimām -
  • pratimā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    pratimā (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single], [genitive plural]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • somam -
  • soma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    soma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    somā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    soman (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • karṣa -
  • karṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pramāṇataḥ -
  • pramāṇataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
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