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 19.18

विष्वक्सेनोऽदितौ स्थाप्यः शङ्खचक्रगदाधरः ।
तर्जयन् वामतर्जन्या नासाग्रासन्नया जगत् ॥ 18 ॥

viṣvakseno'ditau sthāpyaḥ śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ |
tarjayan vāmatarjanyā nāsāgrāsannayā jagat || 18 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 19.18 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 (19.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vishvaksena, Aditi, Sthapya, Shankhacakragadadhara, Tarjayat, Vamata, Nasagra, Asanna, Jagat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “viṣvakseno'ditau sthāpyaḥ śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ
  • viṣvakseno' -
  • viṣvaksena (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aditau -
  • aditi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    aditi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sthāpyaḥ -
  • sthāpya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthāpya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā]
  • śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ -
  • śaṅkhacakragadādhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tarjayan vāmatarjanyā nāsāgrāsannayā jagat
  • tarjayan -
  • tarj -> tarjayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tarj], [vocative single from √tarj]
    tarjayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • vāmatar -
  • vāmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛja -
  • ṛj (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • nyā* -
  • ni (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • nāsāgrā -
  • nāsāgra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • asannayā -
  • asannā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • jagat -
  • jagat (noun, masculine)
    jagat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
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