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 101.1

ईश्वर उवाच ।
प्रासादस्थापनं वक्ष्ये तच्चैतन्यं स्वयोगतः ।
शुकनाशासमाप्तौ तु पूर्ववेद्याश्च मध्यतः ॥ १ ॥

īśvara uvāca |
prāsādasthāpanaṃ vakṣye taccaitanyaṃ svayogataḥ |
śukanāśāsamāptau tu pūrvavedyāśca madhyataḥ || 1 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 101.1 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 (101.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ishvara, Prasadastha, Vakshya, Tat, Tad, Caitanya, Svayu, Gat, Gata, Shukanasha, Asamapta, Asamapti, Purva, Puru, Avedi, Avedya, Madhyatah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 101.1). 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: “īśvara uvāca
  • īśvara* -
  • īśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “prāsādasthāpanaṃ vakṣye taccaitanyaṃ svayogataḥ
  • prāsādasthā -
  • prāsādastha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāsādastha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāsādasthā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apanam -
  • pan (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • vakṣye -
  • vakṣ -> vakṣya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [locative single from √vakṣ]
    vakṣ -> vakṣya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [locative single from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √vakṣ], [vocative dual from √vakṣ], [accusative dual from √vakṣ], [locative single from √vakṣ]
    vakṣ -> vakṣyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √vakṣ class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √vakṣ], [vocative single from √vakṣ], [vocative dual from √vakṣ], [accusative dual from √vakṣ]
    vah (verb class 1)
    [future middle first single]
    vakṣ (verb class 1)
    [present passive first single]
    vakṣ (verb class 0)
    [present passive first single]
  • tac -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • caitanyam -
  • caitanya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    caitanya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • svayo -
  • svayu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    svayu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • gataḥ -
  • gat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “śukanāśāsamāptau tu pūrvavedyāśca madhyataḥ
  • śukanāśā -
  • śukanāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śukanāśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śukanāśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asamāptau -
  • asamāpta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asamāpti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pūrva -
  • pūrva (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    pūru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • avedyāś -
  • avedi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    avedya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    avedyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    avedī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • madhyataḥ -
  • madhyataḥ (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 101.1

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 101.1 in Kannada sript:
ಈಶ್ವರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಪ್ರಾಸಾದಸ್ಥಾಪನಂ ವಕ್ಷ್ಯೇ ತಚ್ಚೈತನ್ಯಂ ಸ್ವಯೋಗತಃ ।
ಶುಕನಾಶಾಸಮಾಪ್ತೌ ತು ಪೂರ್ವವೇದ್ಯಾಶ್ಚ ಮಧ್ಯತಃ ॥ ೧ ॥

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