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 2.288

भक्ष्यैर्ग्रासप्रमाणैस्तु धन्यैः प्रसृतिसंमितैः ।
एवं होमानुसारेण साधको विधिसंस्थितः ॥ २८८ ॥

bhakṣyairgrāsapramāṇaistu dhanyaiḥ prasṛtisaṃmitaiḥ |
evaṃ homānusāreṇa sādhako vidhisaṃsthitaḥ || 288 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 2.288 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 (2.288). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhakshya, Grasapramana, Dhanya, Mita, Evam, Eva, Homa, Usri, Ara, Sadhaka, Vidh, Vidhi, Samsthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Svacchanda-tantra Verse 2.288). 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: “bhakṣyairgrāsapramāṇaistu dhanyaiḥ prasṛtisaṃmitaiḥ
  • bhakṣyair -
  • bhakṣya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bhakṣya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    bhakṣ -> bhakṣya (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √bhakṣ]
    bhakṣ -> bhakṣya (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √bhakṣ]
  • grāsapramāṇais -
  • grāsapramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dhanyaiḥ -
  • dhanya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    dhanya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • prasṛti -
  • prasṛti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • saṃ -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mitaiḥ -
  • mita (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mita (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    -> mita (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √ class 2 verb], [instrumental plural from √ class 3 verb], [instrumental plural from √ class 4 verb]
    -> mita (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √ class 2 verb], [instrumental plural from √ class 3 verb], [instrumental plural from √ class 4 verb]
    mi -> mita (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √mi class 5 verb]
    mi -> mita (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √mi class 5 verb]
  • Line 2: “evaṃ homānusāreṇa sādhako vidhisaṃsthitaḥ
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • homān -
  • homa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • usā -
  • usṛ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • areṇa -
  • ara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sādhako* -
  • sādhaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidhi -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vidhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vidh (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • saṃsthitaḥ -
  • saṃsthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 2.288

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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