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 11.99

वामहस्तः सचापः स्याद्दक्षिणःसशिलीमुखः ।
लक्ष्मणस्य भवेदेवं लक्षणं भरतस्य तु ॥ 99 ॥

vāmahastaḥ sacāpaḥ syāddakṣiṇaḥsaśilīmukhaḥ |
lakṣmaṇasya bhavedevaṃ lakṣaṇaṃ bharatasya tu || 99 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 11.99 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 (11.99). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vamahasta, Saca, Apas, Syat, Sya, Dakshina, Shilimukha, Evam, Eva, Lakshana, Bharata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 11.99). 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.

  • Line1: “vāmahastaḥ sacāpaḥ syāddakṣiṇaḥsaśilīmukhaḥ
  • vāmahastaḥ -
  • vāmahasta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sacā -
  • sacā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sacā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    saca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sacā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apaḥ -
  • apas (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ap (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • syād -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • dakṣiṇaḥ -
  • dakṣiṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śilīmukhaḥ -
  • śilīmukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line2: “ lakṣmaṇasya bhavedevaṃ lakṣaṇaṃ bharatasya tu
  • Cannot analyse *lakṣmaṇasya*bh
  • bhaved -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • lakṣaṇam -
  • lakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bharatasya -
  • bharata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    bharata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
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