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 11.319

बलिबिम्बोत्सवादींश्च वासुदेवादिकान् नयेत् ।
मूलमूर्त्यनुसारं तु न कुर्याद्वावतारके ॥ 319 ॥

balibimbotsavādīṃśca vāsudevādikān nayet |
mūlamūrtyanusāraṃ tu na kuryādvāvatārake || 319 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 11.319 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 (11.319). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Balin, Bali, Bimba, Bimbu, Utsava, Vasudeva, Adika, Vava, Taraka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 11.319). 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: “balibimbotsavādīṃśca vāsudevādikān nayet
  • bali -
  • balin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    balin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bali (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    balī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    balī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    balī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bimbo -
  • bimba (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bimba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bimbā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bimbu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • utsavād -
  • utsava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • īṃś -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāsudevā -
  • vāsudeva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāsudeva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāsudevā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adikān -
  • adika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    adika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • nayet -
  • nay (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
    (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “ mūlamūrtyanusāraṃ tu na kuryādvāvatārake
  • Cannot analyse *mūlamūrtyanusāram*tu
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kuryād -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • vāva -
  • vāva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first dual]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first dual]
  • tārake -
  • tāraka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    tāraka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tārakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
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