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 23.14

मंटपस्य चतुर्दिक्षु कारये न्महतीं प्रपाम् ।
मध्येतस्य महावेदीं हस्तोछ्रेदां मनोहराम्. ॥ 14 ॥

maṃṭapasya caturdikṣu kāraye nmahatīṃ prapām |
madhyetasya mahāvedīṃ hastochredāṃ manoharām. || 14 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 23.14 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 (23.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mantapa, Catu, Catus, Dish, Dikshu, Kari, Prapa, Madhya, Madhye, Ita, Mahavedi, Manohara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 23.14). 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: “maṃṭapasya caturdikṣu kāraye nmahatīṃ prapām
  • maṇṭapasya -
  • maṇṭapa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • catur -
  • catur (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    catus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    catu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    catu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • dikṣu -
  • dikṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dikṣu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dikṣu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    diś (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • kāraye -
  • kāri (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    kāri (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    kṛ (verb class 0)
    [present middle first single]
  • Cannot analyse nmahatīm*pr
  • prapām -
  • prapā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “madhyetasya mahāvedīṃ hastochredāṃ manoharām.”
  • madhye -
  • madhyā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    madhye (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • itasya -
  • ita (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ita (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    i -> ita (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ita (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √i class 2 verb]
  • mahāvedī -
  • mahāvedi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse hastochredām*ma
  • manoharām -
  • manoharā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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