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).
te'kāmayanta | asapatnamimaṃ lokamanupabādhaṃ kurvīmahīti te'bruvannupa tajjānīta yathemaṃ lokamasapatnamanupabādhaṃ karavāmahā iti te 'bruvaṃścetayadhvamiti citimicateti vāva tadabruvaṃstadicata yathemaṃ lokamasapatnamanupabādhaṃ karavāmahā iti
Preview of English translation:
3. They desired, “Would that we could make that world foeless, undisturbed!” They spake, “Think ye upon this, how we shall make this world foeless, undisturbed!” They spake, “Meditate ye!” whereby, indeed, they meant to say, “Seek ye a layer! Seek ye how we shall make this world foeless, undisturbed!”
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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 22.214.171.124