147,532 words | ISBN-10: 812080113X | ISBN-13: 9788120801134
The Sanskrit text of the Satapatha-brahmana: One of the largest works in the category of Vedic (Brahmaic) literature, narrating in extensive detail the various rites, constructions, chants and utensils to be used in Hindu ceremonies. Alternative titles: Śatapathabrāhmaṇa (शतपथब्राह्मण), Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa (शतपथ-ब्राह्मण) Shatapathabrahma (shatapatha).
sapta caiva śatāni viṃśatiśca | saṃvatsare saṃvatsare ha vā asyāgnihotram mahatokthena sampadyate saṃvatsare saṃvatsare mahadukthamāpnoti ya evaṃ vidvānagnihotram juhotyetadu hāsyāgnihotram mahatokthena sampadyate mahadukthamāpnoti
Preview of English translation:
20. Seven hundred and twenty. Thus, indeed, his Agnihotra is accomplished, year after year, with the great chant; and year after year does he obtain the great chant, whosoever, knowing this, offers the Agnihotra.
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Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 188.8.131.52