Visvamitra-samhita [sanskrit]

20,660 words | ISBN-13: 9788179070383

The Sanskrit text of the Visvamitra-samhita, an ancient text belonging to the Pancaratra tradition. Visvamitrasamhita is noted for listing authoritative Pancaratra works and the benefits obtained by chanting Lord Hari’s name. Alternative titles: Viśvāmitrasaṃhitā (विश्वामित्रसंहिता), Viśvāmitra-saṃhitā (विश्वामित्र-संहिता), Vishvamitrasamhita, Vishvamitra.

Verse 2.7

अथवा रात्रयो यद्वत्संनिधौ पञ्चताय वै ।
       नीयन्ते तद्वन्यानि शस्त्राण्येतस्य संनिधौ ॥ 7 ॥

athavā rātrayo yadvatsaṃnidhau pañcatāya vai |
       nīyante tadvanyāni śastrāṇyetasya saṃnidhau || 7 ||

The English translation of Visvamitra-samhita Verse 2.7 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 (2.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Athava, Ratra, Yah, Yadvat, Samnidhi, Pancat, Pancata, Aya, Tadvan, Shastra, Eta, Etad, Esha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvamitra-samhita Verse 2.7). 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: “athavā rātrayo yadvatsaṃnidhau pañcatāya vai
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
  • rātra -
  • rātra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rātra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yadvat -
  • yadvat (indeclinable)
  • saṃnidhau -
  • saṃnidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • pañcatā -
  • pañcat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pañcat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    pañcatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pañc -> pañcat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √pañc class 1 verb]
    pañc -> pañcat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √pañc class 1 verb]
    pañc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • aya -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    e (noun, masculine)
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • Line 2: “       nīyante tadvanyāni śastrāṇyetasya saṃnidhau
  • Cannot analyse *nīyante*ta
  • tadvanyā -
  • tadvan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • āni -
  • śastrāṇye -
  • śastra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • etasya -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • saṃnidhau -
  • saṃnidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
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