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).
arvāktvā parebhyo'vidam paro'varebhya iti | arvāgghyenam parebhyo vṛścati ya etasmānparāñco bhavanti paro'varebhya iti paro hyenamavarebhyo vṛścati ya etasmādarvāñco bhavanti tasmādāhārvāktvā parebhyo'vidam paro'varebhya iti
Preview of English translation:
6. “Thee have I found on the nearer side of the farther, and on the farther side of the nearer;” he does indeed fell it on the nearer side of the farther, of those that are farther away from it; and 'on the farther side of the nearer,' he says, because he does fell it on the farther side of the nearer, of those that are on this side of it. This is why he says, “Thee have I found on the nearer side of the farther, and on the farther side of the nearer.”
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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 188.8.131.52