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 1.48

प्रतिष्ठापञ्चकं चैव बिम्बशुद्धिक्रमस्तथा ।
अधिवासः प्रतिष्ठा च प्रतिष्ठानन्तरक्रिया ॥ 48 ॥

pratiṣṭhāpañcakaṃ caiva bimbaśuddhikramastathā |
adhivāsaḥ pratiṣṭhā ca pratiṣṭhānantarakriyā || 48 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 1.48 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 (1.48). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pratishthapam, Caka, Bimba, Krama, Tatha, Adhivasa, Pratishtha, Antara, Kriya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “pratiṣṭhāpañcakaṃ caiva bimbaśuddhikramastathā
  • pratiṣṭhāpañ -
  • pratiṣṭhāpam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • cakam -
  • caka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • bimba -
  • bimba (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bimba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śuddhi -
  • śuddhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kramas -
  • krama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “adhivāsaḥ pratiṣṭhā ca pratiṣṭhānantarakriyā
  • adhivāsaḥ -
  • adhivāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pratiṣṭhā -
  • pratiṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pratiṣṭhān -
  • pratiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • antara -
  • antara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    antara (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • kriyā -
  • kriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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