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 28.3

सालग्रामस्य प्रतिष्ठावर्जनं ।
सालग्रामे सदाशौरि स्तिष्ठत्येवनसंशयः ।
प्रतिष्ठाप्य समाचीनं सदापूज्योमुमुक्षुभिः. ॥ 3 ॥

sālagrāmasya pratiṣṭhāvarjanaṃ |
sālagrāme sadāśauri stiṣṭhatyevanasaṃśayaḥ |
pratiṣṭhāpya samācīnaṃ sadāpūjyomumukṣubhiḥ. || 3 ||

The English translation of Purushottama-samhita Verse 28.3 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 (28.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Salagrama, Pratishtha, Pratishthi, Arjana, Sada, Sad, Shauri, Sti, Tha, Tyad, Sya, Vanasa, Shaya, Shi, Pratishthapya, Sama, Cina, Apujya, Mumukshu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Purushottama-samhita Verse 28.3). 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: “sālagrāmasya pratiṣṭhāvarjanaṃ
  • sālagrāmasya -
  • sālagrāma (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    sālagrāma (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • pratiṣṭhāva -
  • pratiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pratiṣṭhi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • arjanam -
  • arjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “sālagrāme sadāśauri stiṣṭhatyevanasaṃśayaḥ
  • sālagrāme -
  • sālagrāma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sālagrāma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śauri -
  • śauri (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śaurī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • stiṣ -
  • sti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṭha -
  • ṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tye -
  • tyad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    syā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vanasaṃ -
  • vanasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vanasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vanasā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • śayaḥ -
  • śaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 3: “pratiṣṭhāpya samācīnaṃ sadāpūjyomumukṣubhiḥ.”
  • pratiṣṭhāpya -
  • pratiṣṭhāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pratiṣṭhāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samā -
  • samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • cīnam -
  • cīna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    cīnā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sad (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • apūjyo -
  • apūjya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mumukṣubhiḥ -
  • mumukṣu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mumukṣu (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    mumukṣu (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
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