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 287.3

कर्णौ च विपुलौ येषां सूक्ष्मविन्द्वन्वितत्वचौ ।
ते धार्य्या न तथा धार्य्या वामना ये च सङ्कुशाः२ ॥ ३ ॥

karṇau ca vipulau yeṣāṃ sūkṣmavindvanvitatvacau |
te dhāryyā na tathā dhāryyā vāmanā ye ca saṅkuśāḥ2 || 3 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 287.3 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 (287.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Karna, Karni, Vipula, Yah, Yat, Sukshma, Vindu, Anvita, Tvac, Tad, Yushmad, Dha, Aryi, Tatha, Vamana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 287.3). 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: “karṇau ca vipulau yeṣāṃ sūkṣmavindvanvitatvacau
  • karṇau -
  • karṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    karṇi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vipulau -
  • vipula (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • yeṣām -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • sūkṣma -
  • sūkṣma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūkṣma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vindva -
  • vindu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vindu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vindu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • anvita -
  • anvita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anvita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvacau -
  • tvac (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “te dhāryyā na tathā dhāryyā vāmanā ye ca saṅkuśāḥ2
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • dhā -
  • dha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhā (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • aryyā* -
  • aryī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • dhā -
  • dha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhā (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • aryyā* -
  • aryī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • vāmanā* -
  • vāmana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vāmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Cannot analyse saṅkuśāḥ2

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 287.3

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 287.3 in Kannada sript:
ಕರ್ಣೌ ಚ ವಿಪುಲೌ ಯೇಷಾಂ ಸೂಕ್ಷ್ಮವಿನ್ದ್ವನ್ವಿತತ್ವಚೌ ।
ತೇ ಧಾರ್ಯ್ಯಾ ನ ತಥಾ ಧಾರ್ಯ್ಯಾ ವಾಮನಾ ಯೇ ಚ ಸಙ್ಕುಶಾಃ೨ ॥ ೩ ॥

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