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 23.54

सुवर्णशङ्खनीलाभ्रकृष्णपिञ्जरगौरकाः ।
श्यामश्च तेऽर्यमादिस्था लोकपालाश्च कीर्तिताः ॥ 54 ॥

suvarṇaśaṅkhanīlābhrakṛṣṇapiñjaragaurakāḥ |
śyāmaśca te'ryamādisthā lokapālāśca kīrtitāḥ || 54 ||

The Sanskrit text of Vishnu-samhita Verse 23.54 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 (23.54). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Suvarna, Shankha, Nilabhra, Krishna, Pinjara, Gauraka, Shyama, Tad, Yushmad, Aryaman, Aryama, Adi, Tha, Lokapala, Kirtita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “suvarṇaśaṅkhanīlābhrakṛṣṇapiñjaragaurakāḥ
  • suvarṇa -
  • suvarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    suvarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaṅkha -
  • śaṅkha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaṅkha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nīlābhra -
  • nīlābhra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṛṣṇa -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • piñjara -
  • piñjara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    piñjara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gaurakāḥ -
  • gauraka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “śyāmaśca te'ryamādisthā lokapālāśca kīrtitāḥ
  • śyāmaś -
  • śyāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śā (verb class 4)
    [present active first plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • te' -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • aryamā -
  • aryaman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    aryamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ādis -
  • ādi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ādi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • thā* -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • lokapālāś -
  • lokapāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    lokapālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kīrtitāḥ -
  • kīrtita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kīrtitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kīrt -> kīrtita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb]
    kīrt -> kīrtitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb]
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