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).
yadvevāha | svarṇa gharmaḥ svāhā svarṇārkaḥ svāhetyasyaivaitānyagnernāmāni tānyetatprīṇāti tāni haviṣā devatāṃ karoti yasyai vai devatāyai havirgṛhyate sā devatā na sā yasyai na gṛhyate'tho etānevaitadagnīnasminnagnau nāmagrāhaṃ dadhāti
Preview of English translation:
25. And as to why he says, “Heaven-like heat, hail! heaven-like flame, hail!”—these indeed are names of this fire: he thereby gratifies these, and by the offering he makes them a deity; for only that one is a deity to whom an oblation is offered, but not that to whom it is not offered. Moreover, by naming them, he thus places them on this fire-altar.
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Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 126.96.36.199