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 19.18

महाकुंभस्थापनं ।
सापिधानं मणिस्वर्ण दिव्यगंधांबुपूरितम् ।
महाकुंभंतु संस्थाप्य तस्य पार्श्वॆ गळंतिकाम्. ॥ 18 ॥

mahākuṃbhasthāpanaṃ |
sāpidhānaṃ maṇisvarṇa divyagaṃdhāṃbupūritam |
mahākuṃbhaṃtu saṃsthāpya tasya pārśvaॆ gaḷaṃtikām. || 18 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 19.18 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 (19.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mah, Maha, Akumbha, Tha, Apidhana, Mani, Svarna, Divyagandha, Ambupurita, Samsthapya, Tad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 19.18). 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: “mahākuṃbhasthāpanaṃ
  • mahā -
  • maha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    maha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahat (noun, masculine)
    mah (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • akumbhas -
  • akumbha (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]
  • Line 2: “sāpidhānaṃ maṇisvarṇa divyagaṃdhāṃbupūritam
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apidhānam -
  • apidhāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • maṇi -
  • maṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    maṇī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    maṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    maṇī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • svarṇa -
  • svarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • divyagandhā -
  • divyagandha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    divyagandha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    divyagandhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ambupūritam -
  • ambupūrita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ambupūrita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “mahākuṃbhaṃtu saṃsthāpya tasya pārśvaॆ gaḷaṃtikām.
  • Cannot analyse mahākumbhantu*sa
  • saṃsthāpya -
  • saṃsthāpya (indeclinable)
    saṃsthāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Cannot analyse pārśvaॆ*ga
  • Cannot analyse gaḷantikām
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