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)

ṣaṣṭhaḥ paṭalaḥ |
samayācārayuktasya sādhakasya varānane |
jāyate vividhā siddhiḥ girigahvaramāśrite || 1 ||
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suśuddhe bhūpradeśe tu sarvaśalyavivarjite |
pracchanne vijane ramye bhairavaṃ tatra pūjayet || 2 ||
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japitvākṣaralakṣaṃ tu bahurūpasya suvrate |
pañcapraṇavasaṃyogājjapataḥ siddhyate dhruvam || 3 ||
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mucyate na tu sandeho bhedanātpraṇavasya tu |
hrasvaṃ dīrghaṃ plutaṃ sūkṣmamatisūkṣmaṃ paraṃ śivam || 4 ||
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praṇavaṃ pañcadhā jñātvā bhittvā mokṣo na saṃśayaḥ |
praṇavaḥ pañcadhāvasthaḥ haṃsena saha saṃyuktaḥ || 5 ||
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yatkiñcidvāṅmayaṃ loke śivajñāne pratiṣṭhitam |
śivajñānaṃ ca tatrasthaṃ haṃsaḥ praṇavasaṃyutaḥ || 6 ||
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vinā praṇavasaṃyogājjīva eko vyavasthitaḥ |
yathāprakṛti saṃyukto na ca tiṣṭhati caikataḥ || 7 ||
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tathā ṣaṣṭhena sambhinno dehe jīvaḥ pravartate |
coditastu yadā tena tadā cordhvaṃ pravartate || 8 ||
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pratyakṣamapi tattattvaṃ mahāmāyāvimohitāḥ |
kathitaṃ nābhijānanti vinā śāstreṇa codanām || 9 ||
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ṣaṣṭhaścordhvavaho jñeyaḥ svabhāvamukhasaṃsthitaḥ |
aprakāśaḥ svadehastho guṇabhūtaḥ pravartate || 10 ||
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nirguṇastu yadā deva ekākī kālavarjitaḥ |
vijñātavyaṃ na kiñcitsyātkevalo niṣkalastu saḥ || 11 ||
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tasya rūpaṃ śarīraṃ ca nāsti varṇaḥ kriyā tathā |
sa kathaṃ gṛhyate sūkṣma agrāhyo nityamavyayaḥ || 12 ||
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etasmātkāraṇāddevi ṣaṣṭhaṃ bījaṃ niyojitam |
pañcapañcakasaṃyukto dehe sakalaniṣkalaḥ || 13 ||
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grahaṇaṃ tu yadā tasya yogī yogavicintakaḥ |
yogenāvāhitasyāpi bhāvamātraṃ tu bhāvayet || 14 ||
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yadā karoti sṛṣṭiṃ ca ūrdhvaṃ binduḥ pravartate |
bindūpari ca yacchāntaḥ śivaḥ paramakāraṇam || 15 ||
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tatra bindurlayaṃ yāti tatsthānaṃ durlabhaṃ suraiḥ |
ṣaṣṭhasvarasamāyogādabhyāsādacirāllabhet || 16 ||
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ṣaṣṭhaśca pañcamaścaiva tasya devi guṇāḥ smṛtāḥ |
saguṇaḥ sakalo jñeyo nirguṇo niṣkalaḥ śivaḥ || 17 ||
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sakalo grahasaṃyukto niṣkalo bhāvamāśritaḥ |
sakale japyamāne tu japto bhavati niṣkalaḥ || 18 ||
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surāsurāṇāṃ devena yajanopāyahetunā |
rūpaṃ tu sakalaṃ tasya dvidhāvasthaṃ prakāśitam || 19 ||
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prathamaṃ prākṛtaṃ rūpaṃ vikṛtaṃ ca dvitīyakam |
prakṛtirvikṛtiścaiva ubhe ṣaṣṭhena saṃyute || 20 ||
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ye padārthāḥ purā proktāstatrāsāvucchvasanmuhuḥ |
pravartate ca etena punastena nivartate || 21 ||
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praṇavaḥ pañcadhāvasthaḥ trivarṇaśca tridaivataḥ |
bindunādasamāyuktaḥ praṇavaḥ paripaṭhyate || 22 ||
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akāraśca ukāraśca makāraśca tṛtīyakaḥ |
varṇatrayamidaṃ proktaṃ brahmādyā devatāstrayaḥ || 23 ||
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bindunādasamāyogādīśvaraśca sadāśivaḥ |
ete vai praṇavāḥ pañca haṃsaḥ prāṇayutaḥ sadā || 24 ||
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paramātmā śivo haṃsastvapareṇa samanvitaḥ |
parataḥ praṇavānpañca punareva vadāmyaham || 25 ||
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śaktiśca vyāpinī caiva samanātmā ca niṣkalaḥ |
unmanā ca tathā devi praṇavāḥ pañca kīrtitaḥ || 26 ||
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parataḥ paramo haṃsaḥ sarvaṃ vyāpya vyavasthitaḥ |
ete vai praṇavāḥ pañca parāparavibhāgaśaḥ || 27 ||
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parāpareṇa haṃsena nityameva praṇāmitāḥ |
pravartante hi sarvatra bhuktimuktiphalapradāḥ || 28 ||
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pañcabhistu yutastvebhiḥ sa pañcapraṇavātmakaḥ |
tatrasthaḥ ekarūpastu niṣkalastattvataḥ smṛtaḥ || 29 ||
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tadyogādapi tadbījaṃ sarvabījaprarohakam |
pravartate'yato yasmāddevāsuraniketanam || 30 ||
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tatra mantrāśca varṇāśca pratiṣṭhāṃ yānti nānyathā |
tasya boddhādvimucyante ahikañcukavatpriye || 31 ||
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tāvadbhramati saṃsāre yāvattattvaṃ na vindati |
vidite tu pure tattve na bhūyo jāyate kvacit || 32 ||
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akṛtārtho narastāvad yāvaddhaṃsaṃ na vindati |
praṇavena samāyuktaṃ kṛtārtha iti nirdiśet || 33 ||
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uccāraṃ ca tato jñātvā uccarettaṃ varānane |
uccārastrividho devi haṃsasya samudāhṛtaḥ || 34 ||
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hakārokārasaṃyuktabindvante tu tṛtīyakaḥ |
sṛṣṭinyāsena tūccāraḥ saṃhārayoga ucyate || 35 ||
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evamādikrameṇaiva mantramuccārayedbudhaḥ |
bindusthaṃ tritayaṃ kṛtvā vaktramudghāṭayettataḥ || 36 ||
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īṣadudghāṭite vaktre tadā nādaṃ vijānata |
nādasthaṃ pañcadhā caiva śaktisthaṃ pañcadhā punaḥ || 37 ||
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vyāpinyāṃ pañcadhā caiva samanāniṣkalātmanoḥ |
unmanā ca paraṃ tattvaṃ sarvaṃ vyāpya vyavasthitam || 38 ||
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evaṃ jñātvā vimucyante śivatattvavido janāḥ |
anyathā naiva mucyante bindvante ye vyavasthitāḥ || 39 ||
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jyotīrūpaṃ tu bindusthaṃ nādasthaṃ śabdarūpakam |
śaktisthaṃ sparśagaṃ caiva tadūrdhvaṃ śūnyarūpakam || 40 ||
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brahmādipañcakaṃ yacca teṣāṃ śūnyaṃ ca tatpadam |
parāparavibhāgena te sarvatra vyavasthitāḥ || 41 ||
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śūnyātītā tu samanā śuddhātmā tūnmanā tathā |
sarvātītaṃ paraṃ tattvaṃ sarvaṃ vyāpya vyavasthitam || 42 ||
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mantrarūpāśca vijñeyā bindudharmāttu devatāḥ |
tatrasthā sarvakarmāṇi sādhayanti na saṃśayaḥ || 43 ||
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tattvaṃ ca unmanātmā tu samanā śūnyameva ca |
sparśaścaiva tathā śabdo rūpaṃ ca tadanantaram || 44 ||
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mantrātmani sthitāḥ sarve jñātavyā daiśikena tu |
tatrasthā jñānayogaṃ ca prayacchanti varānane || 45 ||
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karmakāle tu sakalān śiraḥ pāṇyādibhiryutān |
japettu sakalāndevi niṣkalena samanvitān || 46 ||
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dhyāyejjyotirmayān sarvān śabdasiddhipradāyakān |
śaktisthāḥ śaktidāḥ proktāḥ śūnyasthā vyāpakāḥ smṛtāḥ || 47 ||
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kramājjñānapradāste vai samanāsthā varānane |
kaivalyadāstataścordhve sarvajñāśconmane pade || 48 ||
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tattvena vedhitāḥ sarve ye mayā parikīrtitāḥ |
tajjñātvā siddhidāḥ sarve muktidāśca na saṃśayaḥ || 49 ||
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pañcapraṇavasaṃyuktaṃ tattvaṃ te kathitaṃ mayā |
pañcapraṇavapūrveṇa oṃkārādyayutena tu || 50 ||
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namaskārāvasānena bahurūpeṇa suvrate |
japataḥ siddhimāpnoti lakṣenākṣarasaṃkhyayā || 51 ||
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praṇavādyena saṃyuktaṃ mantramevaṃ japetsadā |
japānte tu punarhomaṃ daśamāṃśena kārayet || 52 ||
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nṛmāṃsaṃ purasaṃyuktaṃ ghṛtena ca pariplutam |
tataḥ siddhimavāpnoti adhamāṃ madhyamottamam || 53 ||
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triguṇena tu japyena svacchandasadṛśo bhavet |
brahmaviṣṇvindradevānāṃ siddhadaityorageśinām || 54 ||
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bhayadātā ca hartā ca śāpānugrahakṛdbhavet |
darpaṃ harati kālasya pātayedbhūdharānapi || 55 ||
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sphoṭayedbilvayantrāṇi diggajānapi cālayet |
brahmarākṣasavetālān krūragrahavināyakān || 56 ||
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smaraṇānnāśayeddevi avadhyastridaśairapi |
prākṛtānyapi karmāṇi siddhyanti japalakṣataḥ || 57 ||
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tāni samyakpravakṣyāmi yathāvadanupūrvaśaḥ |
mohanā sahadevā ca bhūdhātrī cakralāñchanā || 58 ||
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rāmavallyā sahaikatra ātmabījena poṣayet |
bhakṣe pāne ca dātavyaṃ vaśīkaraṇamuttamam || 59 ||
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uttavāraṇimūlaṃ tu puṣyarkṣeṇa tu grāhayet |
ātmendriyeṇa saṃyuktaṃ vaśīkaraṇamuttamam || 60 ||
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śravaṇākṣimalaṃ lālā rudhirendriyasaṃyutam |
bhūkadambasamopetaṃ dātavyaṃ payasā niśi || 61 ||
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apravāse pradātavyaṃ mriyate viraheṇa sā |
ṣaṣṭiṃ kanakabījāni ṣoḍaśa maṇicandrikāḥ || 62 ||
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naragodantasaṃyuktāḥ pradadyādyasya bhāminī |
eṣa kāpāliko yogo gacchantamanugacchati || 63 ||
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śvetārkamūlaṃ mañjiṣṭhā caṭakasya śirastathā |
gṛhodbhavasya kuṣṭhaṃ ca svaraktendriyasaṃyutam || 64 ||
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bhakṣye pāne pradātavyaṃ vaśīkaraṇamuttamam |
mohanā caiva kāntārī mayūraśikhayā yutā || 65 ||
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ātmalālendriyairyuktaṃ vaśīkaraṇamuttamam |
lajjālukā ca gorambhā caṇḍālīkarmakaṃ tathā || 66 ||
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nāgendrapadamiśraṃ tadātmabījasamanvitam |
eṣa yogavaro divyo dīyate yasya suvrate || 67 ||
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madhureṇa samāyukto yāvadāyurvaśī sa tu |
caṇakā māṣamudgāśca apānena vinirgatāḥ || 68 ||
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vāntaṃ ghṛtaṃ tathā retaḥ strīrajo hṛnmalaṃ tathā |
mūtraṃ raktaṃ tathā keśo lālā caiva varānane || 69 ||
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putrajāniḥ kṛtāhvā ca nāgendrapadasaṃyutā |
mohanā viṣṇukrāntā ca dhātrī caivaikataḥ sthitā || 70 ||
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puṣyarkṣeṇa niyuñjīta garvitānāṃ varānane |
bhakṣye pāne pradātavyo yogastridaśapūjitaḥ || 71 ||
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uccāṭanaṃ pravakṣyāmi śatrūṇāṃ garvitātmanām |
kākolūkasya pakṣāṃśca kharoṣṭramūtramṛttikā || 72 ||
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kṛtvā pratikṛtiṃ prājñaḥ kākaraktena lepayet |
kākolūkasya pakṣāṃśca gude tasya vinikṣipet || 73 ||
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tāṃ catuṣpathe nikhanet śmaśānāgnimathopari |
prajvālya homayettatra kākapakṣāṃśca suvrate || 74 ||
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udbhrāntapatrasahitān kharamūtreṇa bhāvitān |
yasya nāma samuddiśya yakārādyantarodhitam || 75 ||
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mantrāvasāne vinyastaṃ visargāntaṃ pracāṭayet |
bhramate kākavatpṛthvīṃ śatrurvyādhinipīḍitaḥ || 76 ||
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piṇyākaṃ nimbapattrāṇi mṛtkiṇvaṃ tu tuṣāṇi ca |
śatroḥ pratikṛtiṃ kṛtvā akṣapuṣpaistu veṣṭitām || 77 ||
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śmaśāne nikhanettāṃ tu vahniṃ prajvālya copari |
puṣpairvibhītatarujairyasya nāmnā tu homayet || 78 ||
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vidviṣṭo vai bhavecchatruḥ kāmadevasamo'pi yaḥ |
priyaṅgulatikāmiśraṃ gugguluṃ ghṛtavedhitam || 79 ||
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hṛtvā tvaṣṭaśataṃ devi subhagaḥ samprajāyate |
jātikuṭmalakairmiśraistrimadhvaktaistilairhutaiḥ || 80 ||
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subhagatvamavāpnoti rūpahīno'pi yo naraḥ |
tilairlavaṇasammiśraistrimadhvaktairhutaiḥ priyaiḥ || 81 ||
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saptāhādvaśamāyāti yā strī rūpeṇa garvitā |
rājikā lavaṇaṃ caiva madhukṣīraghṛtaplutam || 82 ||
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homayennāmasammiśraṃ yasyākarṣettu taṃ drutam |
narasya rocanāṃ gṛhya dviradasya madena tu || 83 ||
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bhāvayitvābhimantryaitanmantreṇāṣṭaśataṃ japet |
snāne vilepane madye gandhe vā yasya dīyate || 84 ||
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sa vaśyo bhavati kṣipraṃ dhanadaḥ prāṇadastathā |
athavā mārayetkṣipraṃ śatruṃ niścitamātmanaḥ || 85 ||
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apakāraśatairyuktaṃ kṛtaghnaṃ duṣṭacetasam |
kapāladvayamādāya nāma śatroḥ samālikhet || 86 ||
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kapālasampuṭasthaṃ tadviṣāṅgāreṇa bhāvitam |
rudhireṇa samāyuktaṃ humphaṭkāravidarbhitam || 87 ||
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mahāpretavanaṃ gatvā svacchandaṃ pūjayettataḥ |
kṛṣṇamālyopahāraiśca tataḥ karma samārabhet || 88 ||
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vijñāpya bhairavaṃ devaṃ śatruṃ me vinipātaya |
anujñātastu devena gṛhittvā tacchirodvayam || 89 ||
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tatra gatvā mahādevi kapālāsanasaṃsthitaḥ |
tatrastho roṣasampūrṇo dakṣiṇābhimukhaḥ sthitaḥ || 90 ||
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ātmano bhairavaṃ rūpaṃ jñātvā ghoraṃ subhīṣaṇam |
kruddhaḥ samuccarenmantrī dvātriṃśākṣarasammitam || 91 ||
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vilomena mahābhāge śatrunāma tato'ntagam |
humphaḍdvayaṃ samuccārya kādye cāsphālayedbhṛśam || 92 ||
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khaṇḍaśaścūrṇite yāvattāvacchaturvinaśyati |
saptarātreṇa deveśi prayogastvanivartakaḥ || 93 ||
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evaṃ śatasahasrāṇi anyakalpotthitāni ca |
prayogāṇāṃ karotyeṣa mantrarājeśvareśvaraḥ || 94 ||
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anulomagataṃ devaṃ vauṣatkārāntasaṃsthitam |
kṣīraṃ tu homayeddevi śāntyarthe hitakārakam || 95 ||
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vaṣadāpyāyane śastaṃ svāhāntaṃ vaśakarmaṇi |
mantrāṇāṃ tarpaṇārthaṃ ca natyantaṃ cārcane smṛtam || 96 ||
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etaddhi kathitaṃ devi sādhakasya sumedhasaḥ |
kriyākālāṃśayuktasya akleśāttu sukhāvaham |
iti svacchandatantre pañcapraṇavādhikāraḥ ṣaṣṭhaḥ paṭalaḥ || 97 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Chapter 6

Cover of edition (2004)

Sri Svacchandatantram (Set of 5 Volumes)
by Dr. Paramahansa Mishra (डॉ. परमहंस मिश्र) (2004)

With Two Commentaries of Mahamahesvara Sri Ksemaraja and Niraksiraviveka; [Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation]; [श्री स्वच्छन्दतन्त्रम् (संस्कृत एवं हिन्दी अनुवाद)]; [Sampurnanand Sanskrit University]

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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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