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 10.21

अवशिष्ठेन वै पीठं तेन तीर्थस्य कल्पयेत् ।
तत्र गङ्गां स्मरेद्ग्रिष्णोर्वामपादाब्जनिःसृताम् ॥ 21 ॥

avaśiṣṭhena vai pīṭhaṃ tena tīrthasya kalpayet |
tatra gaṅgāṃ smaredgriṣṇorvāmapādābjaniḥsṛtām || 21 ||

The English translation of Visvamitra-samhita Verse 10.21 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 (10.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Avashin, Shtha, Ina, Pitha, Tad, Tena, Tirtha, Ganga,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvamitra-samhita Verse 10.21). 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: “avaśiṣṭhena vai pīṭhaṃ tena tīrthasya kalpayet
  • avaśi -
  • avaśin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avaśin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ṣṭhe -
  • ṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ina -
  • ina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ina (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • pīṭham -
  • pīṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pīṭha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • tīrthasya -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • kalpayet -
  • kḷp (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “ tatra gaṅgāṃ smaredgriṣṇorvāmapādābjaniḥsṛtām
  • Cannot analyse *tatra*ga
  • gaṅgām -
  • gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse smaredgriṣṇorvāmapādābjaniḥsṛtām
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