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 96.35

दीक्षास्थापनयोः कुम्भे स्थण्डिले मण्डलेऽथवा ।
मण्डलेभ्यर्च्य देवेशं व्रजेद्वै कुण्डसन्निधौ ॥ ३५ ॥

dīkṣāsthāpanayoḥ kumbhe sthaṇḍile maṇḍale'thavā |
maṇḍalebhyarcya deveśaṃ vrajedvai kuṇḍasannidhau || 35 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 96.35 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 (96.35). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Diksha, Tha, Apana, Kumbha, Sthandila, Mandala, Athava, Ibhi, Ibhya, Devesha, Kunda, Sannidhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 96.35). 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: “dīkṣāsthāpanayoḥ kumbhe sthaṇḍile maṇḍale'thavā
  • dīkṣās -
  • dīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • āpanayoḥ -
  • āpana (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • kumbhe -
  • kumbha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kumbha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kumbhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sthaṇḍile -
  • sthaṇḍila (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sthaṇḍila (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sthaṇḍilā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • maṇḍale' -
  • maṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    maṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇḍalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “maṇḍalebhyarcya deveśaṃ vrajedvai kuṇḍasannidhau
  • maṇḍale -
  • maṇḍala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    maṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇḍalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ibhyar -
  • ibhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ibhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ibhī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    ibhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛcya -
  • ṛc -> ṛcya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ṛc]
  • deveśam -
  • deveśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vrajed -
  • vraj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • kuṇḍa -
  • kuṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kuṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kuṇḍ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sannidhau -
  • sannidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 96.35

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 96.35 in Kannada sript:
ದೀಕ್ಷಾಸ್ಥಾಪನಯೋಃ ಕುಮ್ಭೇ ಸ್ಥಣ್ಡಿಲೇ ಮಣ್ಡಲೇಽಥವಾ ।
ಮಣ್ಡಲೇಭ್ಯರ್ಚ್ಯ ದೇವೇಶಂ ವ್ರಜೇದ್ವೈ ಕುಣ್ಡಸನ್ನಿಧೌ ॥ ೩೫ ॥

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