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 24.97

अक्षतारोपणं नामह्युत्सवं प्रतिवार्षिकं ।
भक्तिश्रद्थान्वितो देवं पाणिग्रहण माचरेत्. ॥ 97 ॥

akṣatāropaṇaṃ nāmahyutsavaṃ prativārṣikaṃ |
bhaktiśradthānvito devaṃ pāṇigrahaṇa mācaret. || 97 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 24.97 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 (24.97). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Akshata, Aropana, Naman, Utsava, Prati, Varshika, Deva, Panigrahana, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 24.97). 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: “akṣatāropaṇaṃ nāmahyutsavaṃ prativārṣikaṃ
  • akṣatā -
  • akṣata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akṣata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akṣatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    akṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • aropaṇam -
  • aropaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • hyu -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • utsavam -
  • utsava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vārṣikam -
  • vārṣika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vārṣika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vārṣikā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “bhaktiśradthānvito devaṃ pāṇigrahaṇa mācaret.”
  • Cannot analyse bhaktiśradthānvito*de
  • devam -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • pāṇigrahaṇa -
  • pāṇigrahaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • caret -
  • car (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
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