Vishnu-samhita [sanskrit]

22,492 words | ISBN-10: 8170302234 | ISBN-13: 9788170302230

The Sanskrit text of the Vishnu-samhita, an ancient text belonging to the Pancaratra tradition. Topics include details regarding Mandalas, Philosophy, especially allied with Samkhya, Yoga and discussions related to the powers and qualities of God. The Vishnusamhita also details a system called Bhagavatayoga, enforcing bodily and moral control in order to purify the mind. Alternative titles: Viṣṇusaṃhitā (विष्णुसंहिता), Viṣṇu-saṃhitā (विष्णु-संहिता), Visnusamhita, Visnu.

Verse 1.47

मन्त्रोद्धारोऽर्चना मुद्रा संस्कारोऽग्नेश्च मण्डलम् ।
दीक्षाभिषेचनं भूमिः प्रासादो बिम्बलक्षणम् ॥ 47 ॥

mantroddhāro'rcanā mudrā saṃskāro'gneśca maṇḍalam |
dīkṣābhiṣecanaṃ bhūmiḥ prāsādo bimbalakṣaṇam || 47 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 1.47 is contained in the book Vishnu Samhita by M M T Ganapati Sastri. 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 (1.47). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mantroddhara, Arcana, Arcanas, Mudra, Samskara, Agni, Mandala, Diksha, Abhishecana, Bhumi, Prasada, Bimbalakshana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “mantroddhāro'rcanā mudrā saṃskāro'gneśca maṇḍalam
  • mantroddhāro' -
  • mantroddhāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • arcanā* -
  • arcana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    arcanas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    arcanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mudrā -
  • mudrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • saṃskāro' -
  • saṃskāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • agneś -
  • agni (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • maṇḍalam -
  • maṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    maṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    maṇḍalā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “dīkṣābhiṣecanaṃ bhūmiḥ prāsādo bimbalakṣaṇam
  • dīkṣā -
  • dīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhiṣecanam -
  • abhiṣecana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhūmiḥ -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prāsādo* -
  • prāsāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bimbalakṣaṇam -
  • bimbalakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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