Svacchanda-tantra [sanskrit]

30,869 words | ISBN-10: 8172700989 | ISBN-13: 9788172700980

The Sanskrit edition of the Svacchanda-tantra, a large work in the form of a manaul describing Kashmir Shaiva rituals. The extant Svacchandatantra contains over 3,000 shlokas (metrical verses) and highlights the worship of Svacchanda Bhairava (a fierce form of Shiva) and his consort Aghoreshvari. The text can be dated to at least the 7th century. Alternative titles: Svacchandatantra (स्वच्छन्दतन्त्र), Śrīsvacchandatantram (श्रीस्वच्छन्दतन्त्रम्, Shrisvacchandatantram)

Verse 1.87

लोकपालांस्तथोद्धृत्य स्वनामप्रणवादिकान् ।
नमस्कारावमानांश्च सास्त्रान्सम्परिकल्पयेत् ।
इति स्वच्छन्दतन्त्रे मन्त्रोद्धारप्रकाशनं नाम प्रथमः पटलः ॥ ८७ ॥

lokapālāṃstathoddhṛtya svanāmapraṇavādikān |
namaskārāvamānāṃśca sāstrānsamparikalpayet |
iti svacchandatantre mantroddhāraprakāśanaṃ nāma prathamaḥ paṭalaḥ || 87 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 1.87 is contained in the book Sri Svacchandatantram (Set of 5 Volumes) by Dr. Paramahansa Mishra (डॉ. परमहंस मिश्र). This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

Buy now! Sanskrit text by Dr. Paramahansa Mishra (डॉ. परमहंस मिश्र) (2004)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.87). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lokapala, Tatha, Uddhritya, Svanaman, Pranava, Adika, Namaskara, Amana, Tra, Iti, Svacchandatantra, Mantroddhara, Prakashana, Naman, Prathama, Patala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Svacchanda-tantra Verse 1.87). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “lokapālāṃstathoddhṛtya svanāmapraṇavādikān
  • lokapālāṃs -
  • lokapāla (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tatho -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uddhṛtya -
  • uddhṛtya (indeclinable)
  • svanāma -
  • svanāman (noun, masculine)
    svanāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    svan (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • praṇavā -
  • praṇava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    praṇavā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adikān -
  • adika (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “namaskārāvamānāṃśca sāstrānsamparikalpayet
  • namaskārāva -
  • namaskāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • amānā -
  • amāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • āṃś -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sās -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • trān -
  • tra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sampari -
  • sampari (Preverb)
  • kalpayet -
  • kḷp (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 3: “iti svacchandatantre mantroddhāraprakāśanaṃ nāma prathamaḥ paṭalaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • svacchandatantre -
  • svacchandatantra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • mantroddhāra -
  • mantroddhāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prakāśanam -
  • prakāśana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prakāśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prakāśanā (noun, feminine)
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • prathamaḥ -
  • prathama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paṭalaḥ -
  • paṭala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 1.87

Cover of edition (2004)

Svacchandatantram (Two Volumes)
by Prof.Radheyshyam Chaturvedi (2004)

With the Commentary Svacchandodyota by Acarya Sri Ksemaraja and Jnanavati; [Sanskrit Text With Hindi Translation]; [स्व्छ्न्द्तन्त्रम]; [Chaukhambha Vidya Bhawan]

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