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 22.166

षडङ्गानि तु चैतानि ह्युक्तान्याचमनीयके ।
न्यग्रोधाश्वत्थशम्यश्च प्लक्षजम्बूकपित्थकम् ॥ 166 ॥

ṣaḍaṅgāni tu caitāni hyuktānyācamanīyake |
nyagrodhāśvatthaśamyaśca plakṣajambūkapitthakam || 166 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 22.166 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 (22.166). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shadanga, Eta, Etad, Ukta, Acamaniyaka, Plaksha, Jambuka, Pitthaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 22.166). 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: “ṣaḍaṅgāni tu caitāni hyuktānyācamanīyake
  • ṣaḍaṅgāni -
  • ṣaḍaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • etāni -
  • eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hyu -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • uktānyā -
  • ukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 3 verb]
  • ācamanīyake -
  • ācamanīyaka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 2: “ nyagrodhāśvatthaśamyaśca plakṣajambūkapitthakam
  • Cannot analyse *nyagrodhāśvatthaśamyaśca*pl
  • plakṣa -
  • plakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    plakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • jambūka -
  • jambūka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pitthakam -
  • pitthaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
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