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).
sa śrīṇāti | mano na yeṣu havaneṣu tigmaṃ vipaḥ śacyā vanutho dravantā ā yaḥ śaryābhistuvinṛmṇo asyāśrīṇītādiśaṃ gabhastāveṣa te yoniḥ prajāḥ pāhīti sādayatyādyo hyetamanvādyā hīmāḥ prajā viśastasmādāhaiṣa te yoniḥ prajāḥ pāhīti
Preview of English translation:
12. He mixes it with (Vajasaneyi Samhita VII, 17; Rig-veda X, 61, 3), “At whichever offerings ye two, rushing swiftly as thought, accept with favour the songs—he, the manly, who by the reeds of this (one) hath seasoned in the hand the (object of his) desire;”—with 'This is thy womb: protect the creatures!' he deposits it (on the north part of the mound); for to this (graha) corresponds the food, and these creatures, the people, are food: hence he says, “This is thy womb: protect the creatures!”
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Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 22.214.171.124