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 yadvaiśvānaro bhavati | saṃvatsaro vai vaiśvānaraḥ saṃvatsaraḥ prajāpatiḥ prajāpatireva tadbhūmānam prajāḥ sasṛje bhūmānam prajāḥ sṛṣṭvā sūyā iti tatho evaiṣa etadbhūmānam prajāḥ sṛjate bhūmānam prajāḥ sṛṣṭvā sūyā iti
Preview of English translation:
14. And as to why there is that (cake) for Vaishvanara;—Vaishvanara [“belonging to all men”] truly is the year, and Prajapati is the year; and Prajapati indeed thereby created abundance and creatures, thinking, “May I be consecrated, having created abundance and creatures!” And in like manner does that (king) thereby create abundance and creatures, thinking, “May I be consecrated, having created abundance and creatures!”
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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 18.104.22.168