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 7.31

सर्वाणि शुक्लान्यभिनन्दितानि ।
कार्पासभस्मास्थिस तक्रवर्जम् ।
सर्वाणि कृष्णानि न शोभनानि ।
गोहस्तिदेवद्विजवाजिवर्जम् ॥ 31 ॥

sarvāṇi śuklānyabhinanditāni |
kārpāsabhasmāsthisa takravarjam |
sarvāṇi kṛṣṇāni na śobhanāni |
gohastidevadvijavājivarjam || 31 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 7.31 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:

Buy now! English translation by Swami Harshananda (2002)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (7.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sarva, Sarvani, Shukla, Abhinandita, Takra, Varjam, Varja, Krishna, Shobhana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 7.31). 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: “sarvāṇi śuklānyabhinanditāni
  • sarvāṇi -
  • sarvāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • śuklānya -
  • śukla (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • abhinanditāni -
  • abhinandita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “ kārpāsabhasmāsthisa takravarjam
  • Cannot analyse *kārpāsabhasmāsthisa*ta
  • takra -
  • takra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • varjam -
  • varjam (indeclinable)
    varja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    varja (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varjā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 3: “ sarvāṇi kṛṣṇāni na śobhanāni
  • Cannot analyse *sarvāṇi*kṛ
  • kṛṣṇāni -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śobhanāni -
  • śobhana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 4: “ gohastidevadvijavājivarjam
  • Cannot analyse *gohastidevadvijavājivarjam
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