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 10.238

वर्षं किंपुरुषं नाम तत्रहेमनिभा जनाः ।
नववर्षसहस्राणि जीवन्ति प्लक्षभोजनाः ॥ २३८ ॥

varṣaṃ kiṃpuruṣaṃ nāma tatrahemanibhā janāḥ |
navavarṣasahasrāṇi jīvanti plakṣabhojanāḥ || 238 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 10.238 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 (10.238). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Varsha, Kimpurusha, Naman, Tatra, Heman, Bha, Jana, Navavarsha, Sahasra, Jivanti, Jivat, Plaksha, Bhojana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Svacchanda-tantra Verse 10.238). 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: “varṣaṃ kiṃpuruṣaṃ nāma tatrahemanibhā janāḥ
  • varṣam -
  • varṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    varṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kimpuruṣam -
  • kimpuruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kimpuruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • hemani -
  • heman (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    heman (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • bhā* -
  • bhās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [nominative plural], [vocative single], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • janāḥ -
  • jana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    janā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “navavarṣasahasrāṇi jīvanti plakṣabhojanāḥ
  • navavarṣa -
  • navavarṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    navavarṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahasrāṇi -
  • sahasra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jīvanti -
  • jīvanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    jīvantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    jīvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    jīv -> jīvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √jīv class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv -> jīvantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • plakṣa -
  • plakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    plakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhojanāḥ -
  • bhojana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 10.238

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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