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 5.25

सूत्राग्रं तु ततो भ्राम्यमर्धचन्द्रविधानतः ।
मध्यसूत्रं च दातव्यं किञ्जल्कस्थं विपश्चिता ॥ २५ ॥

sūtrāgraṃ tu tato bhrāmyamardhacandravidhānataḥ |
madhyasūtraṃ ca dātavyaṃ kiñjalkasthaṃ vipaścitā || 25 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 5.25 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 (5.25). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sutra, Agram, Agra, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Bhramya, Ardhacandra, Vidhanatah, Madhyasutra, Datavya, Kinjalka, Tha, Vipashcit, Vipashcita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Svacchanda-tantra Verse 5.25). 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: “sūtrāgraṃ tu tato bhrāmyamardhacandravidhānataḥ
  • sūtrā -
  • sūtra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • agram -
  • agram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    agra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    agra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    agrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • bhrāmyam -
  • bhram -> bhrāmya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √bhram]
    bhram -> bhrāmya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √bhram]
    bhram -> bhrāmyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √bhram]
    bhram -> bhrāmya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √bhram]
    bhram -> bhrāmya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √bhram], [accusative single from √bhram]
  • ardhacandra -
  • ardhacandra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ardhacandra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhānataḥ -
  • vidhānataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “madhyasūtraṃ ca dātavyaṃ kiñjalkasthaṃ vipaścitā
  • madhyasūtram -
  • madhyasūtra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dātavyam -
  • dātavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dātavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dātavyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kiñjalkas -
  • kiñjalka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tham -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vipaścitā -
  • vipaścit (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vipaścit (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vipaścitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 5.25

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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