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 13.45

भ्रामयेत्सव्यतः पुष्पं यस्य नाम्ना तु मन्त्रवित् ।
स्वच्छन्दं जपमानस्तु तमाकर्षयते द्रुतम् ।
अपसव्यं भ्रामयित्वा पुनस्तस्य विसर्जनम् ।
इति स्वच्छन्दतन्त्रे त्रयोदशः पटलः ॥ ४५ ॥

bhrāmayetsavyataḥ puṣpaṃ yasya nāmnā tu mantravit |
svacchandaṃ japamānastu tamākarṣayate drutam |
apasavyaṃ bhrāmayitvā punastasya visarjanam |
iti svacchandatantre trayodaśaḥ paṭalaḥ || 45 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 13.45 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 (13.45). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Savyatah, Pushpa, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Namna, Naman, Mantravid, Svacchanda, Japa, Ana, Tama, Drutam, Druta, Apasavyam, Apasavya, Puna, Tad, Visarjana, Iti, Svacchandatantra, Trayodasha, Patala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Svacchanda-tantra Verse 13.45). 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: “bhrāmayetsavyataḥ puṣpaṃ yasya nāmnā tu mantravit
  • bhrāmayet -
  • bhram (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • savyataḥ -
  • savyataḥ (indeclinable)
  • puṣpam -
  • puṣpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṣpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puṣpā (noun, feminine)
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • nāmnā -
  • nāmnā (indeclinable)
    nāman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • mantravit -
  • mantravid (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    mantravid (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “svacchandaṃ japamānastu tamākarṣayate drutam
  • svacchandam -
  • svacchanda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svacchanda (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svacchandā (noun, feminine)
  • japam -
  • japa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    japa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    japā (noun, feminine)
  • ānas -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    an (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tamā -
  • tamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akarṣayate -
  • drutam -
  • drutam (indeclinable)
    druta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    druta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    drutā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 3: “apasavyaṃ bhrāmayitvā punastasya visarjanam
  • apasavyam -
  • apasavyam (indeclinable)
    apasavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    apasavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    apasavyā (noun, feminine)
  • bhrāmayitvā -
  • bhram -> bhrāmayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhram]
  • punas -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • visarjanam -
  • visarjana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    visarjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    visarjanā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 4: “iti svacchandatantre trayodaśaḥ paṭalaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • svacchandatantre -
  • svacchandatantra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • trayodaśaḥ -
  • trayodaśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paṭalaḥ -
  • paṭala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Svacchanda-tantra Verse 13.45

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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