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 236.28

सूचीमुखमनीकं स्यादल्पानां बहुभिः सह ।
व्यूहाः प्राण्यङ्गरूपाश्च द्रव्यरूपाश्च कीर्त्तिताः ॥ २८ ॥

sūcīmukhamanīkaṃ syādalpānāṃ bahubhiḥ saha |
vyūhāḥ prāṇyaṅgarūpāśca dravyarūpāśca kīrttitāḥ || 28 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 236.28 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 (236.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sucimukha, Anika, Syat, Sya, Alpa, Bahu, Saha, Vyuha, Pranyanga, Rupa, Dravi, Dravya, Arupa, Tas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 236.28). 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: “sūcīmukhamanīkaṃ syādalpānāṃ bahubhiḥ saha
  • sūcīmukham -
  • sūcīmukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sūcīmukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • anīkam -
  • anīka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anīka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • syād -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • alpānām -
  • alpa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    alpa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    alpā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • bahubhiḥ -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bahu (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “vyūhāḥ prāṇyaṅgarūpāśca dravyarūpāśca kīrttitāḥ
  • vyūhāḥ -
  • vyūha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vyūhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • prāṇyaṅga -
  • prāṇyaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rūpāś -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rūpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dravya -
  • dravi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dravya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dravya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dravī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dravī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    dravī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • arūpāś -
  • arūpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    arūpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kīrtti -
  • kīrtti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tāḥ -
  • 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]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 236.28

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 236.28 in Kannada sript:
ಸೂಚೀಮುಖಮನೀಕಂ ಸ್ಯಾದಲ್ಪಾನಾಂ ಬಹುಭಿಃ ಸಹ ।
ವ್ಯೂಹಾಃ ಪ್ರಾಣ್ಯಙ್ಗರೂಪಾಶ್ಚ ದ್ರವ್ಯರೂಪಾಶ್ಚ ಕೀರ್ತ್ತಿತಾಃ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

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