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 37.2

त्वत्तोऽधीतं मया तन्त्रं पञ्चरात्रार्णवामृतम् ।
दीक्षाशकुनविस्तारो न त्वया किञ्चिदीरितः ॥ 2 ॥

tvatto'dhītaṃ mayā tantraṃ pañcarātrārṇavāmṛtam |
dīkṣāśakunavistāro na tvayā kiñcidīritaḥ || 2 ||

The English translation of Visvaksena-samhita Verse 37.2 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 (37.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yushmad, Tas, Adhita, Maya, Asmad, Tantra, Pancaratra, Arnava, Ritam, Rita, Tva, Kincid, Irita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvaksena-samhita Verse 37.2). 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: “tvatto'dhītaṃ mayā tantraṃ pañcarātrārṇavāmṛtam
  • tvat -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • to' -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • adhītam -
  • adhīta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adhīta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    adhītā (noun, feminine)
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • tantram -
  • tantra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tantrā (noun, feminine)
  • pañcarātrā -
  • pañcarātra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcarātra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcarātrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arṇavām -
  • arṇavā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ṛtam -
  • ṛtam (indeclinable)
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “ dīkṣāśakunavistāro na tvayā kiñcidīritaḥ
  • Cannot analyse *dīkṣāśakunavistāro*na
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • kiñcidī -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • īritaḥ -
  • īrita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    īr -> īrita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √īr]
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