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 26.27

तन्मध्ये गरुडं लिख्य स्वस्थाने विनतासुतम् ।
योजयित्वा ततः खेशं स्थापयेत् स्वस्वमन्त्रतः ॥ 27 ॥

tanmadhye garuḍaṃ likhya svasthāne vinatāsutam |
yojayitvā tataḥ kheśaṃ sthāpayet svasvamantrataḥ || 27 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 26.27 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 (26.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tanmadhya, Garuda, Likhya, Svasthana, Vinatasuta, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Kha, Isha, Ish, Svasu, Svan, Amantri, Amantra, Atah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 26.27). 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: “tanmadhye garuḍaṃ likhya svasthāne vinatāsutam
  • tanmadhye -
  • tanmadhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • garuḍam -
  • garuḍa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • likhya -
  • likhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    likh -> likhya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √likh]
  • svasthāne -
  • svasthāna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    svasthāna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    svasthānā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vinatāsutam -
  • vinatāsuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ yojayitvā tataḥ kheśaṃ sthāpayet svasvamantrataḥ
  • Cannot analyse *yojayitvā*ta
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • khe -
  • kha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    kha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    khā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • īśam -
  • īśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśā (noun, feminine)
    īś (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • sthāpayet -
  • sthā (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • svasva -
  • svasū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    svan (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    svan (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • amantra -
  • amantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    amantṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    amantra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    amantra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ataḥ -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
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