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).
atha hiraṇye vācayati | śukraṃ tvā śukreṇa krīṇāmīti śukraṃ hyetacukreṇa krīṇāti yatsomaṃ hiraṇyena candraṃ candreṇeti candraṃ hyetaccandreṇa krīṇāti yatsomaṃ hiraṇyenāmṛtamamṛtenetyamṛtaṃ hyetadamṛtena krīṇāti yatsomaṃ hiraṇyena
Preview of English translation:
6. He then makes (the sacrificer) say on the gold (Vajasaneyi Samhita IV, 26), “Thee, the pure, I buy with the pure,” for he indeed buys the pure with the pure, when (he buys) Soma with gold;—“the brilliant with the brilliant,” for he indeed buys the brilliant with the brilliant, when (he buys) Soma with gold;—“the immortal with the immortal,” for he indeed buys the immortal with the immortal, when (he buys) Soma with gold.
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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 22.214.171.124