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 17.72

शङ्खकाहलिचिह्नानां नादैर्बहुविधैरपि ।
वेदघोषैर्द्विजानां च गीतैर्नानाविधैरपि ॥ 72 ॥

śaṅkhakāhalicihnānāṃ nādairbahuvidhairapi |
vedaghoṣairdvijānāṃ ca gītairnānāvidhairapi || 72 ||

The English translation of Visvamitra-samhita Verse 17.72 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 (17.72). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shankhaka, Ahali, Cihna, Nada, Bahuvidha, Api, Gita, Nanavidha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvamitra-samhita Verse 17.72). 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.

  • Line1: “śaṅkhakāhalicihnānāṃ nādairbahuvidhairapi
  • śaṅkhakā -
  • śaṅkhaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaṅkhaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ahali -
  • ahali (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ahali (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ahali (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • cihnānām -
  • cihna (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • nādair -
  • nāda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • bahuvidhair -
  • bahuvidha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bahuvidha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • Line2: “ vedaghoṣairdvijānāṃ ca gītairnānāvidhairapi
  • Cannot analyse *vedaghoṣairdvijānām*ca
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gītair -
  • gīta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    gīta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • nānāvidhair -
  • nānāvidha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    nānāvidha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
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