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 22.60

नववस्त्राणि सर्वाणि सर्वद्रव्यसमं भवेत् ।
तस्मात् सर्वप्रयत्नेन वस्त्राभावे तु नेष्यते ॥ 60 ॥

navavastrāṇi sarvāṇi sarvadravyasamaṃ bhavet |
tasmāt sarvaprayatnena vastrābhāve tu neṣyate || 60 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 22.60 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 (22.60). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Navavastra, Sarva, Sarvani, Sarvadravya, Samam, Sama, Sarvaprayatna, Vastri, Vastra, Neshyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 22.60). 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: “navavastrāṇi sarvāṇi sarvadravyasamaṃ bhavet
  • navavastrāṇi -
  • navavastra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvāṇi -
  • sarvāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvadravya -
  • sarvadravya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samam -
  • samam (indeclinable)
    sama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samā (noun, feminine)
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “ tasmāt sarvaprayatnena vastrābhāve tu neṣyate
  • Cannot analyse *tasmāt*sa
  • sarvaprayatnena -
  • sarvaprayatna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • vastrā -
  • vastṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [instrumental single]
    vastṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vastra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vastrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ābhāve -
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • neṣyate -
  • -> neṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √ class 1 verb]
    -> neṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √ class 1 verb]
    neṣ (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 1)
    [future middle third single]
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