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 19.21

द्वादशाक्षरमंत्रेण प्रोक्ष्य पुण्याहवारिणा ।
दिव्याग्निं मनसा ध्यात्वाप्रत्यक्कुंडेतुविन्यसेत्. ॥ 21 ॥

dvādaśākṣaramaṃtreṇa prokṣya puṇyāhavāriṇā |
divyāgniṃ manasā dhyātvāpratyakkuṃḍetuvinyaset. || 21 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 19.21 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 (19.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dvadashaksharamantra, Pra, Ukshya, Punyaha, Vari, Divi, Divya, Agni,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 19.21). 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: “dvādaśākṣaramaṃtreṇa prokṣya puṇyāhavāriṇā
  • dvādaśākṣaramantreṇa -
  • dvādaśākṣaramantra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • pro -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ukṣya -
  • ukṣ -> ukṣya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ukṣ]
    ukṣ -> ukṣya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ukṣ class 1 verb]
    ukṣ -> ukṣya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ukṣ class 1 verb]
  • puṇyāha -
  • puṇyāha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāriṇā -
  • vāri (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “divyāgniṃ manasā dhyātvāpratyakkuṃḍetuvinyaset.
  • divyā -
  • divya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    divya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    div -> divya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √div]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    divyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agnim -
  • agni (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • manasā* -
  • Cannot analyse dhyātvāpratyakkuṇḍetuvinyaset
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