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 14.28

निर्विघ्नकरणं ख्यातं मुद्राणां लक्षणं प्रिये ।
वेदितव्यं प्रयत्नेन साधितव्यं महात्मना ।
इति स्वच्छन्दतन्त्रे चतुर्दशः पटलः ॥ २८ ॥

nirvighnakaraṇaṃ khyātaṃ mudrāṇāṃ lakṣaṇaṃ priye |
veditavyaṃ prayatnena sādhitavyaṃ mahātmanā |
iti svacchandatantre caturdaśaḥ paṭalaḥ || 28 ||

The Sanskrit text of Svacchanda-tantra Verse 14.28 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 (14.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nirvighna, Karana, Khyata, Mudra, Lakshana, Pri, Priya, Veditavya, Prayatna, Sadhitavya, Mahatman, Mahatmana, Iti, Svacchandatantra, Caturdasha, 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 14.28). 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: “nirvighnakaraṇaṃ khyātaṃ mudrāṇāṃ lakṣaṇaṃ priye
  • nirvighna -
  • nirvighna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirvighna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • karaṇam -
  • karaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    karaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    karaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • khyātam -
  • khyāta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    khyāta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    khyātā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    khyā -> khyāta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā -> khyāta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √khyā class 2 verb], [accusative single from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • mudrāṇām -
  • mudra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    mudra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    mudrā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • lakṣaṇam -
  • lakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • priye -
  • prī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    prī (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    priya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    priya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    priyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pṛ (verb class 3)
    [present passive first single]
    pṛ (verb class 9)
    [present passive first single]
    pṛ (verb class 5)
    [present passive first single]
    pṛ (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single], [present passive first single]
  • Line 2: “veditavyaṃ prayatnena sādhitavyaṃ mahātmanā
  • veditavyam -
  • veditavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    veditavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    veditavyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    vid -> veditavya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vid class 2 verb]
    vid -> veditavya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vid class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vid class 2 verb]
    vid -> veditavya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vid class 7 verb]
    vid -> veditavya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vid class 7 verb], [accusative single from √vid class 7 verb]
  • prayatnena -
  • prayatna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • sādhitavyam -
  • sādh -> sādhitavya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sādh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sādh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √sādh class 5 verb]
    sādh -> sādhitavya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sādh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sādh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √sādh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √sādh class 4 verb], [nominative single from √sādh class 5 verb], [accusative single from √sādh class 5 verb]
  • mahātmanā -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “iti svacchandatantre caturdaśaḥ paṭalaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • svacchandatantre -
  • svacchandatantra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • caturdaśaḥ -
  • caturdaśa (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 14.28

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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