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 185.14

दद्यात्स्कन्दविशाखाभ्यां ब्राह्म्याद्या निशि ता यजेत् ।
जयन्ती मङ्गला काली भद्रकाली कपालिनी ॥ १४ ॥

dadyātskandaviśākhābhyāṃ brāhmyādyā niśi tā yajet |
jayantī maṅgalā kālī bhadrakālī kapālinī || 14 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 185.14 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 (185.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Skandavishakha, Brahmya, Nish, Nishi, Tas, Jayanti, Jayat, Mangala, Kali, Kalin, Bhadrakali, Kapalin, Kapalini,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 185.14). 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: “dadyātskandaviśākhābhyāṃ brāhmyādyā niśi yajet
  • dadyāt -
  • (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • skandaviśākhābhyām -
  • skandaviśākha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • brāhmyād -
  • brāhmya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    brāhmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yā* -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • niśi -
  • niśi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    niśi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    niśi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    niś (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • tā* -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yajet -
  • yaj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “jayantī maṅgalā kālī bhadrakālī kapālinī
  • jayantī -
  • jayantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    jayat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ji -> jayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √ji class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √ji class 1 verb]
    ji -> jayantī (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ji class 1 verb]
  • maṅgalā -
  • maṅgalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kālī -
  • kālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    kālin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhadrakālī -
  • bhadrakālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • kapālinī -
  • kapālinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    kapālin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 185.14

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 185.14 in Kannada sript:
ದದ್ಯಾತ್ಸ್ಕನ್ದವಿಶಾಖಾಭ್ಯಾಂ ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮ್ಯಾದ್ಯಾ ನಿಶಿ ತಾ ಯಜೇತ್ ।
ಜಯನ್ತೀ ಮಙ್ಗಲಾ ಕಾಲೀ ಭದ್ರಕಾಲೀ ಕಪಾಲಿನೀ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

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