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 287.10

मृर्च्छासु भोजयेन्नागं क्षौद्रन्तोयञ्च पाययेत् ।
अब्यङ्ग शिरसः शुले नस्यञ्चैव प्रशस्यते ॥ १० ॥

mṛrcchāsu bhojayennāgaṃ kṣaudrantoyañca pāyayet |
abyaṅga śirasaḥ śule nasyañcaiva praśasyate || 10 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 287.10 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 (287.10). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Naga, Ksha, Kshi, Odra, Yah, Shiras, Nasya, Nas, Nasi, Prashasyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 287.10). 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: “mṛrcchāsu bhojayennāgaṃ kṣaudrantoyañca pāyayet
  • Cannot analyse mṛrcchāsu*bh
  • bhojayen -
  • bhuj (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • nāgam -
  • nāga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nāga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nāgā (noun, feminine)
  • kṣau -
  • kṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • odran -
  • odra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    odra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • toyañ -
  • toyā (noun, feminine)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāyayet -
  • (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “abyaṅga śirasaḥ śule nasyañcaiva praśasyate
  • ab -
  • ap (noun, feminine)
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • yaṅ -
  • yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ga -
  • ga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śirasaḥ -
  • śiras (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Cannot analyse śule*na
  • nasya -
  • nasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nas -> nasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √nas]
    nasi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nasi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nasi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    nas (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • añcai -
  • añc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [imperative middle first single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • praśasyate -
  • praśasyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 287.10

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 287.10 in Kannada sript:
ಮೃರ್ಚ್ಛಾಸು ಭೋಜಯೇನ್ನಾಗಂ ಕ್ಷೌದ್ರನ್ತೋಯಞ್ಚ ಪಾಯಯೇತ್ ।
ಅಬ್ಯಙ್ಗ ಶಿರಸಃ ಶುಲೇ ನಸ್ಯಞ್ಚೈವ ಪ್ರಶಸ್ಯತೇ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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