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 14.83

लोभान्मोहान्निवेद्यं चेत् तत्पूजा निष्फला भवेत् ।
तस्मात् प्रयत्नतो वर्ज्यं सूरणं परिवर्जयेत् ॥ 83 ॥

lobhānmohānnivedyaṃ cet tatpūjā niṣphalā bhavet |
tasmāt prayatnato varjyaṃ sūraṇaṃ parivarjayet || 83 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 14.83 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 (14.83). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lobha, Mohat, Moha, Nivedya, Tat, Tad, Puja, Nishphala, Prayatnatah, Varjya, Surana, Pari,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 14.83). 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: “lobhānmohānnivedyaṃ cet tatpūjā niṣphalā bhavet
  • lobhān -
  • lobha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
  • mohān -
  • mohāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    moha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
  • nivedyam -
  • nivedya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nivedya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nivedyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Cannot analyse cet*ta
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pūjā* -
  • pūjā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    pūja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • niṣphalā* -
  • niṣphala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    niṣphalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “ tasmāt prayatnato varjyaṃ sūraṇaṃ parivarjayet
  • Cannot analyse *tasmāt*pr
  • prayatnato* -
  • prayatnataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • varjyam -
  • varjya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    varjya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varjyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sūraṇam -
  • sūraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pari -
  • pari (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    pari (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pari (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pari (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pari (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    parī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    parī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    parī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • va -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ū (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    ū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    au (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    au (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    va (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arjayet -
  • ṛj (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
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