Agni Purana [sanskrit]

97,288 words

This Sanskrit edition of the Agnipurana. It is one of the traditional eighteen Mahapuranas presented as an encyclopedia of ancient Indian history and knowledge. It contains either 382 or 383 chapters and over 10.000 verses (Sanskrit Shlokas).

Verse 14.10

वसूक्तो वसुलोकाय शरशय्यागतः स्थितः ।
उत्तरायणमीक्षंश्च ध्यायन् विष्णुंस्तुवन् स्थितः ॥ १० ॥

vasūkto vasulokāya śaraśayyāgataḥ sthitaḥ |
uttarāyaṇamīkṣaṃśca dhyāyan viṣṇuṃstuvan sthitaḥ || 10 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 14.10 is contained in the book The Agni Puranam (Anandashram Edition) by Shri Chimna Apate (श्री चिमणा आपटे). This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

Read online Buy now! The Sanskrit text by Shri Chimna Apate (श्री चिमणा आपटे) (1987)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (14.10). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vasu, Ukta, Kaya, Sharashayya, Agata, Sthita, Uttarayana, Ksham, Dhyayat, Vishnu, Stuvat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 14.10). 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: “vasūkto vasulokāya śaraśayyāgataḥ sthitaḥ
  • vasū -
  • vasu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vasu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vasu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vasū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
  • ukto* -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • vasulo -
  • kāya -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • śaraśayyā -
  • śaraśayyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agataḥ -
  • agata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ag (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “uttarāyaṇamīkṣaṃśca dhyāyan viṣṇuṃstuvan sthitaḥ
  • uttarāyaṇam -
  • uttarāyaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ī -
  • ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kṣaṃś -
  • kṣam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhyāyan -
  • dhyāyat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • viṣṇuṃ -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • stuvan -
  • stuvat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    stu -> stuvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √stu class 2 verb], [vocative single from √stu class 2 verb]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 14.10

Cover of edition (2007)

Agni Purana with Hindi Translation
by Tarinish Jha and Dr. Ghanshayam Tripathi (तारिणीश् झा और डॉ. घनश्याम त्रिपाठी) (2007)

Publisher: Hindi Sahitya Sammelan, Allahabad; 1199 pages; Title: अग्निपुराणम् (संस्कृत एवं हिन्दी अनुवाद);

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Cover of edition (2023)

Agni Purana (Two Volumes)
by M. N. Dutt (2023)

Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.; Editor: K. L. Joshi.; ISBN-10: 8171101690; ISBN-13: 9788171101696; 1070 pages.

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Cover of edition (2006)

Agni-Purana (Set of 4 Volumes)
by N. Gangadharan (2006)

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; ISBN: Part I 8120803590 (9788120803596); Part II 8120803604 (‎9788120803602); Part III 8120801741 (9788120801745); Part IV 812080306X (9788120803060); 1271 pages.

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Cover of edition (2013)

The Agni Purana (Hindi)
by (2013)

Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur; Title: अग्निपुराण (केवल हिन्दी अनुवाद); ISBN-10: 8129302934; ISBN-13: 9788129302939; 848 pages.

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Cover of edition (2013)

Agni Purana (Kannada)
by Sreedharananda (2013)

Publisher: Pooja Pusthaka Bhandara, Bangalore; Title: ಅಗ್ನಿ ಪುರಾಣ; 560 pages.

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Preview of verse 14.10 in Kannada sript:
ವಸೂಕ್ತೋ ವಸುಲೋಕಾಯ ಶರಶಯ್ಯಾಗತಃ ಸ್ಥಿತಃ ।
ಉತ್ತರಾಯಣಮೀಕ್ಷಂಶ್ಚ ಧ್ಯಾಯನ್ ವಿಷ್ಣುಂಸ್ತುವನ್ ಸ್ಥಿತಃ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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