Visvaksena-samhita [sanskrit]

33,819 words | ISBN-13: 9788179070383

The Sanskrit text of the Visvaksena-samhita, an ancient Vaishnava Agama, belonging to the Pancaratra tradition. An important topic discussed in the Samhita is that Aniruddha created Brahma and Brahma created all the men and women of the four castes. Visvaksena (lit. “lord of hosts”) is a sort of chief minister to God in all heavenly and mundane affairs. Alternative titles: Viśvaksenāsaṃhitā (विश्वक्सेनासंहिता), Viśvaksenā-saṃhitā (विश्वक्सेना-संहिता), Vishvaksenasamhita, Vishvaksena, Visvaksenasamhita.

Verse 3.57

तत्कुम्भे चानयेन्मन्त्रान् मूलमन्त्रादिकान् क्रमात् ।
नारायणोपनिषदं सृष्ट्यादिप्रतिपादिकाम् ॥ 57 ॥

tatkumbhe cānayenmantrān mūlamantrādikān kramāt |
nārāyaṇopaniṣadaṃ sṛṣṭyādipratipādikām || 57 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 3.57 is contained in the book The Pancaratra Agamas (an Introduction) by Swami Harshananda. 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 (3.57). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tat, Tad, Kumbha, Aya, Aye, Mantra, Mulamantra, Adika, Kramat, Krama, Srishti, Adi, Adin, Pratipadika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 3.57). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “tatkumbhe cānayenmantrān mūlamantrādikān kramāt
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kumbhe -
  • kumbha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kumbha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kumbhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • cān -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • aye -
  • ayā (indeclinable)
    aye (indeclinable)
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [instrumental single], [dative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • īn -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • mantrān -
  • mantra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
  • mūlamantrā -
  • mūlamantra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adikān -
  • adika (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kramāt -
  • kramāt (indeclinable)
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “ nārāyaṇopaniṣadaṃ sṛṣṭyādipratipādikām
  • Cannot analyse *nārāyaṇopaniṣadam*sṛ
  • sṛṣṭyā -
  • sṛṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    sṛṣṭi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ādi -
  • ādi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ādi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ādi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ādin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ādin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pratipādikām -
  • pratipādikā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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