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).
atha dakṣiṇataḥ | ṣoḍaśī stoma ojo draviṇamityekādaśākṣarā vai triṣṭuptraiṣṭubhamantarikṣaṃ catasro diśa eṣa eva vajraḥ pañcadaśastasyāsāvevādityaḥ ṣoḍaśī vajrasya bhartā sa etena pañcadaśena vajreṇaitayā triṣṭubhā dakṣiṇataḥ pāpmānamapāhata tathaivaitadyajamāna etena pañcadaśena vajreṇaitayā triṣṭubhā dakṣiṇataḥ pāpmānamapahate
Preview of English translation:
10. Then on the right (south) side, with (Vajasaneyi Samhita XV, 3), “The sixteenfold Stoma, vigour, wealth!” The Trishtubh consists of eleven syllables, and—the air being of Trishtubh nature—there are (in the air) four quarters. The thunderbolt is fifteenfold, and yonder sun is the sixteenfold wielder of that thunderbolt: with that thunderbolt, with that Trishtubh, he (Prajapati) drove away evil in the south; and in like manner does the Sacrificer, with that thunderbolt, with that Trishtubh, now drive away evil in the south.
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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 126.96.36.199