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 4.27

स्वमांसोत्कर्तनं बन्धं कृष्णसर्पेण भक्षणम् ।
उद्वाहं च तथा स्वप्ने दृष्ट्वा नैव प्रसिध्यति ॥ २७ ॥

svamāṃsotkartanaṃ bandhaṃ kṛṣṇasarpeṇa bhakṣaṇam |
udvāhaṃ ca tathā svapne dṛṣṭvā naiva prasidhyati || 27 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 4.27 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:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (4.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Svamamsa, Utkartana, Bandha, Krishnasarpa, Bhakshana, Udvaha, Tatha, Svapna, Naiva, Pra, Sidhyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “svamāṃsotkartanaṃ bandhaṃ kṛṣṇasarpeṇa bhakṣaṇam
  • svamāṃso -
  • svamāṃsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • utkartanam -
  • utkartana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bandham -
  • bandha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
  • kṛṣṇasarpeṇa -
  • kṛṣṇasarpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • bhakṣaṇam -
  • bhakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhakṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “udvāhaṃ ca tathā svapne dṛṣṭvā naiva prasidhyati
  • udvāham -
  • udvāha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • svapne -
  • svapna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    svapna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    svapnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • sidhyati -
  • sidh -> sidhyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sidh class 4 verb]
    sidh -> sidhyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sidh class 4 verb]
    sidh (verb class 4)
    [present active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 4.27

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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