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 13.13

अश्वत्थशङ्कुना रेखाः पूर्वाग्राश्चोत्तराग्रकाः ।
तारेणाष्टौ समालिख्य प्राङ्मुखः सुसमाहितः ॥ 13 ॥

aśvatthaśaṅkunā rekhāḥ pūrvāgrāścottarāgrakāḥ |
tāreṇāṣṭau samālikhya prāṅmukhaḥ susamāhitaḥ || 13 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 13.13 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 (13.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ashvattha, Shanku, Rekha, Purva, Agra, Uttara, Tara, Ashta, Ashti, Sama, Alikhya, Pranmukha, Susamahita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “aśvatthaśaṅkunā rekhāḥ pūrvāgrāścottarāgrakāḥ
  • aśvattha -
  • aśvattha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśvattha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaṅkunā -
  • śaṅku (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śaṅku (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • rekhāḥ -
  • rekha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rekhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pūrvā -
  • pūrva (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pūrvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agrāś -
  • agra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    agrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • co -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uttarā -
  • uttarā (indeclinable)
    uttara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uttara (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    uttarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agra -
  • agra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    agra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāḥ -
  • kās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “tāreṇāṣṭau samālikhya prāṅmukhaḥ susamāhitaḥ
  • tāreṇā -
  • tāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tāra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aṣṭau -
  • aṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    aṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    -> aṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √ class 5 verb], [vocative dual from √ class 5 verb], [accusative dual from √ class 5 verb]
  • samā -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ālikhya -
  • ālikhya (indeclinable)
  • prāṅmukhaḥ -
  • prāṅmukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • susamāhitaḥ -
  • susamāhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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