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 21.4

शिलेष्टकाकाष्ठकृतमुत्तमाधममध्यमम् ।
शिला वै चोत्तमं मध्यमिष्टकारचितं द्विज ॥ 4 ॥

śileṣṭakākāṣṭhakṛtamuttamādhamamadhyamam |
śilā vai cottamaṃ madhyamiṣṭakāracitaṃ dvija || 4 ||

The English translation of Visvamitra-samhita Verse 21.4 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 (21.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shili, Kaka, Tha, Krit, Krita, Uttamadhamamadhyama, Uttamam, Uttama, Madhyam, Madhya, Ishtaka, Aracita, Dvija,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Visvamitra-samhita Verse 21.4). 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: “śileṣṭakākāṣṭhakṛtamuttamādhamamadhyamam
  • śileṣ -
  • śili (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śili (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śil (verb class 6)
    [optative active second single]
  • ṭa -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kākāṣ -
  • kāka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kākā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ṭha -
  • ṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṛtam -
  • kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṛtā (noun, feminine)
    kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • uttamādhamamadhyamam -
  • uttamādhamamadhyama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttamādhamamadhyama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamādhamamadhyamā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “ śilā vai cottamaṃ madhyamiṣṭakāracitaṃ dvija
  • Cannot analyse *śilā*va
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • co -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
  • madhyam -
  • madhyam (indeclinable)
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
  • iṣṭakā -
  • iṣṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣṭaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    iṣṭakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āracitam -
  • āracita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āracita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āracitā (noun, feminine)
  • dvija -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
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