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).

Chapter 139

[English text for this chapter is available]

īśvara uvāca |
ṣaṣṭyabdānāṃ pravakṣyāmi śubhāśubhamataḥ śṛṇu |
prabhave yajñakarmāṇi vibhave sukhino janāḥ || 1 ||
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śukle ca sarvaśasyāni pramodena pramoditāḥ |
prajāpatau pravṛddhiḥ syādaṅgirā bhogavardhanaḥ || 2 ||
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śrīmukhe vardhate loko bhāve bhāvaḥ pravardhate |
pūraṇo pūrate śakro dhātā sarvauṣadhīkaraḥ || 3 ||
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īśvaraḥ kṣema ārogyabahudhānyasubhikṣadaḥ |
pramāthī madhyavarṣastu vikrame śasyasampadaḥ || 4 ||
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vṛṣo vṛṣyati sarvāṃśca citrabhānuśca citratāṃ |
svarbhānuḥ kṣemamārogyaṃ tāraṇe jaladāḥ śubhāḥ || 5 ||
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pārthive śasyasampattirativṛṣṭistathā jayaḥ |
sarvajityuttamā vṛṣṭiḥ sarvadhārī subhikṣadaḥ || 6 ||
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virodhī jaladān hanti vikṛtaśca bhayaṅkaraḥ |
khare bhavetpumān vīro nandane nandate prajā || 7 ||
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viṣayaḥ śatruhantā ca śatrurogādi mardayet |
jvarārto manmathe loko duṣkare duṣkarā prajāḥ || 8 ||
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durmukhe durmukho loko hemalambe na sampadaḥ |
saṃvatsaro mahādevi vilambastu subhikṣadaḥ || 9 ||
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vikārī śatrukopāya vijaye sarvadā kvacit |
plave plavanti toyāni śobhane śubhakṛtprajā || 10 ||
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rākṣase niṣṭhuro loko vividhandhānyamānane |
suvṛṣṭiḥ piṅgale kvāpi kāle hyukto dhanakṣayaḥ || 11 ||
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siddhārthe siddhyate sarvaṃ raudre raudraṃ pravartate |
durmatau madhyamā vṛṣṭirdundubhiḥ kṣemadhānyakṛt || 12 ||
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sravante rudhirodgārī raktākṣaḥ krodhane jayaḥ |
kṣaye kṣīṇadhano lokaḥ ṣaṣṭisaṃvatsarāṇi tu || 13 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Chapter 139

Cover of edition (1987)

The Agni Puranam (Anandashram Edition)
by Shri Chimna Apate (श्री चिमणा आपटे) (1987)

Publisher: Anandashram, Pune; 633 pages; Title: अग्निपुराणम्;

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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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