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).
rājānam praṇayati | udyata evaiṣa āgnīdhrīyo'gnirbhavatyathaita ekaikamevolmukamādāya yathādhiṣṇyaṃ viparāyanti taireva teṣāmulmukaiḥ praghnantīti sa smāha yājñavalkyo ye tathā kurvantītyetannvekamayanam
Preview of English translation:
7. He leads forward the king (Soma). That Agnidhriya fire has just been taken up on the support, when they take one fire-brand each (from the fire at the hall-door) and disperse to their several dhishnya hearths: “They who do so,” said Yajnavalkya, “slay with those fire-brands of theirs.” This now is one way.
For a detailled translation, including proper diacritics and footnotes, go the full English translation.
Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 220.127.116.11