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 11.4

मण्डले देवमाराध्य पुष्पाञ्जलिपुरस्सरम् ।
दर्शयेद् विधिना यं तु स भवेत् तन्त्रदीक्षितः ॥ 4 ॥

maṇḍale devamārādhya puṣpāñjalipurassaram |
darśayed vidhinā yaṃ tu sa bhavet tantradīkṣitaḥ || 4 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 11.4 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 (11.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mandala, Devamara, Pushpanjali, Purassara, Vidhi, Yah, Tantra, Dikshitri, Dikshita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “maṇḍale devamārādhya puṣpāñjalipurassaram
  • maṇḍale -
  • maṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    maṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇḍalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • devamārā -
  • devamāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devamāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adhya -
  • puṣpāñjali -
  • puṣpāñjali (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    puṣpāñjali (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    puṣpāñjali (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • purassaram -
  • purassara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    purassara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “darśayed vidhinā yaṃ tu sa bhavet tantradīkṣitaḥ
  • darśayed -
  • dṛś (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • vidhinā -
  • vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yam -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • tantra -
  • tantra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dīkṣitaḥ -
  • dīkṣitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    dīkṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dīkṣ -> dīkṣita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √dīkṣ]
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