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).
tadu hovāca sātyayajñiḥ itarathaiva kuryuḥ patha eva nāpodityamiti pūrvā tveva sthitirukthyo yajñastenāntarikṣalokamṛdhnoti sarvastomo'tirātra uttamamaharbhavati sarvam vai sarvastomo'tirātraḥ sarvamaśvamedhaḥ sarvasyāptai sarvasyāvaruddhyai
Preview of English translation:
8. Of the blood of the other victims they make no sacrificial portions; of (that of) the horse they do make portions. Of (the blood of) the others they make portions on the south side, of (that of) the horse on the north side (of the altar); of (the blood of) the others he makes portions on (a mat of) plaksha (ficus infectoria) twigs, of (that of) the horse on rattan twigs.
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Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Satapatha-brahmana Verse 18.104.22.168