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 33.15

दीपस्य भास्करं विद्यान्मूलं सश्चन्द्रदेवता ।
विहरी वासुदेवत्या समिधो ब्रह्मदेवता ॥ 15 ॥

dīpasya bhāskaraṃ vidyānmūlaṃ saścandradevatā |
viharī vāsudevatyā samidho brahmadevatā || 15 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 33.15 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 (33.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dipa, Bhaskara, Vidya, Mula, Sashcat, Dra, Devata, Vasu, Devatya, Devati, Samidh, Samidha, Brahmadeva, Tan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 33.15). 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: “dīpasya bhāskaraṃ vidyānmūlaṃ saścandradevatā
  • dīpasya -
  • dīpa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • bhāskaram -
  • bhāskara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhāskara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhāskarā (noun, feminine)
  • vidyān -
  • vidya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • mūlam -
  • mūla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mūla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mūlā (noun, feminine)
  • saścan -
  • saścat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • dra -
  • dra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • devatā -
  • devatā (indeclinable)
    devatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ viharī vāsudevatyā samidho brahmadevatā
  • Cannot analyse *viharī*vā
  • vāsu -
  • vāsu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāsū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • devatyā -
  • devatyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    devatī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    devatī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • samidho* -
  • samidh (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    samidh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    samidh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    samidha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • brahmadeva -
  • brahmadeva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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