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 subrahmaṇyāmāhvayati | yathā yebhyaḥ pakṣyantsyāttānbrūyādityahe vaḥ paktāsmītyevamevaitaddevebhyo yajñaṃ nivedayati subrahmaṇyo3ṃ subrahmṇyo3miti brahma hi devānpracyāvayati triṣkṛtva āha trivṛddhi yajñaḥ
Preview of English translation:
17. Thereupon he recites the Subrahmanya litany. Even as one would say to those for whom he intends to prepare a meal, “On such and such a day I will prepare a meal for you;” so does he thereby announce the sacrifice to the gods. “Subrahmanyom! Subrahmanyom! Subrahmanyom!” thus he calls, for the Brahman indeed moves the gods onward. Thrice he says it, because the sacrifice is threefold.
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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 184.108.40.206