Bhagavata Purana [sanskrit]

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This Sanskrit edition of the Bhagavatapurana. It is one of the traditional eighteen Mahapuranas presented as an encyclopedia of ancient Indian history and knowledge. The extant edition contains 12 books originally written in 18,000 Sanskrit verses

Verse 3.11.9

द्वादशार्धपलोन्मानं चतुर्भिश्चतुरङ्गुलैः ।
स्वर्णमाषैः कृतच्छिद्रं यावत् प्रस्थजलप्लुतम् ॥ ९ ॥

dvādaśārdhapalonmānaṃ caturbhiścaturaṅgulaiḥ |
svarṇamāṣaiḥ kṛtacchidraṃ yāvat prasthajalaplutam || 9 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 3.11.9 is contained in the book Shrimad Bhagavat Maha Puranam by . This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.11.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dvadashardha, Pala, Unmana, Catus, Caturangula, Svarna, Kritacchidra, Yavat, Prastha, Jalapluta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 3.11.9). 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: “dvādaśārdhapalonmānaṃ caturbhiścaturaṅgulaiḥ
  • dvādaśārdha -
  • dvādaśārdha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvādaśārdha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • palo -
  • pala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    palā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • unmānam -
  • unmāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    unmāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    unmānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • caturbhiś -
  • catus (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • caturaṅgulaiḥ -
  • caturaṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    caturaṅgula (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “svarṇamāṣaiḥ kṛtacchidraṃ yāvat prasthajalaplutam
  • svarṇam -
  • svarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svarṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āṣai -
  • aṣ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • aiḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • kṛtacchidram -
  • kṛtacchidra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṛtacchidra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṛtacchidrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yāvat -
  • yāvat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yāvat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yāvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • prastha -
  • prastha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prastha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jalaplutam -
  • jalapluta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jalapluta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 3.11.9

Cover of edition (2012)

Shrimad Bhagavat Maha Puranam
by (2012)

Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur; 768 pages.

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Cover of edition (2011)

The Bhagavata Purana (5 Volumes)
by G. P. Bhatt (2011)

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; 2241 pages. Edited By: Prof. J.L. Shastri

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Cover of edition (2013)

The Srimad Bhagavata Purana: Hindi Translation and Detailed Explanation
by Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (2013)

Publisher: The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust; 17691 pages; 18 volumes; Sanskrit Text, Word-to-Word Meaning, Hindi Translation and Detailed Explanation

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Cover of Bengali edition

Srimad Bhagavat Mahapurana in Bengali
by (2018)

Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur; 2035 pages.

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Preview of verse 3.11.9 in Bengali sript:
দ্বাদশার্ধপলোন্মানং চতুর্ভিশ্চতুরঙ্গুলৈঃ ।
স্বর্ণমাষৈঃ কৃতচ্ছিদ্রং যাবত্ প্রস্থজলপ্লুতম্ ॥ ৯ ॥

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