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 14.136

समुपेतं शालीनां दशशतकैस्तण्डुलप्रस्थैः ।
सिद्धं महाहविः स्यात्तु तदर्धं मध्यमं स्मृतम् ॥ 136 ॥

samupetaṃ śālīnāṃ daśaśatakaistaṇḍulaprasthaiḥ |
siddhaṃ mahāhaviḥ syāttu tadardhaṃ madhyamaṃ smṛtam || 136 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 14.136 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 (14.136). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samupeta, Shali, Shalina, Dashashata, Kah, Kim, Tandula, Prastha, Mahahavis, Syat, Sya, Tad, Tat, Ardha, Madhyama, Smrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 14.136). 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: “samupetaṃ śālīnāṃ daśaśatakaistaṇḍulaprasthaiḥ
  • samupetam -
  • samupeta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samupeta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samupetā (noun, feminine)
  • śālīnām -
  • śāli (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    śālī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    śālīnā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • daśaśata -
  • daśaśata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    daśaśata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kais -
  • ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • taṇḍula -
  • taṇḍula (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prasthaiḥ -
  • prastha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    prastha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “ siddhaṃ mahāhaviḥ syāttu tadardhaṃ madhyamaṃ smṛtam
  • Cannot analyse *siddham*ma
  • mahāhaviḥ -
  • mahāhavis (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    mahāhavis (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • syāt -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ardham -
  • ardha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ardha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ardhā (noun, feminine)
  • madhyamam -
  • madhyama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    madhyama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    madhyamā (noun, feminine)
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
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