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 36.53

यजमानस्य वाञ्छा चेत् यथावित्तानुसारतः ।
अस्मिन् मुनिवरश्रेष्ठ त्रपुकं चायसं विना ॥ 53 ॥

yajamānasya vāñchā cet yathāvittānusārataḥ |
asmin munivaraśreṣṭha trapukaṃ cāyasaṃ vinā || 53 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 36.53 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 (36.53). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yajamana, Vancha, Yatha, Avitta, Usri, Arata, Munivara, Shreshtha, Trapu, Kah, Caya, Vina,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 36.53). 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: “yajamānasya vāñchā cet yathāvittānusārataḥ
  • yajamānasya -
  • yajamāna (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yajamāna (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yaj -> yajamāna (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √yaj class 1 verb]
    yaj -> yajamāna (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √yaj class 1 verb]
  • vāñchā -
  • vāñchā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse cet*ya
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • āvittān -
  • āvitta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • usā -
  • usṛ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arataḥ -
  • arata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ asmin munivaraśreṣṭha trapukaṃ cāyasaṃ vinā
  • Cannot analyse *asmin*mu
  • munivara -
  • munivara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śreṣṭha -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śreṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • trapu -
  • trapu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kam -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • cāya -
  • cāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    cāy (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vinā -
  • vinā (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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