Bhagavata Purana [sanskrit]

140,807 words

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 3.11.20

संध्यांशयोरन्तरेण यः कालः शतसङ्ख्ययोः ।
तमेवाहुर्युगं तज्ज्ञा यत्र धर्मो विधीयते ॥ २० ॥

saṃdhyāṃśayorantareṇa yaḥ kālaḥ śatasaṅkhyayoḥ |
tamevāhuryugaṃ tajjñā yatra dharmo vidhīyate || 20 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 3.11.20 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 (3.11.20). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sandhyamsha, Antarena, Antara, Yah, Kala, Shatasankhya, Tama, Tami, Iva, Ahu, Yuga, Tajjna, Yatra, Dharma, Vidh, Vidhi, Iyat, Iyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 3.11.20). 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: “saṃdhyāṃśayorantareṇa yaḥ kālaḥ śatasaṅkhyayoḥ
  • sandhyāṃśayor -
  • sandhyāṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    sandhyāṃśā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    sandhyāṃśa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • antareṇa -
  • antareṇa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    antara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    antara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kālaḥ -
  • kāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śatasaṅkhyayoḥ -
  • śatasaṅkhya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    śatasaṅkhya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    śatasaṅkhyā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • Line 2: “tamevāhuryugaṃ tajjñā yatra dharmo vidhīyate
  • tame -
  • tama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tami (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ahur -
  • ahu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ahu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [aorist active third plural]
  • yugam -
  • yuga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tajjñā* -
  • tajjña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    tajjñā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dharmo* -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidhī -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vidhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vidh (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • iyate -
  • iyat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    iyat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    iyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present middle third plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 3.11.20

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 3.11.20 in Bengali sript:
সংধ্যাংশযোরন্তরেণ যঃ কালঃ শতসঙ্খ্যযোঃ ।
তমেবাহুর্যুগং তজ্জ্ঞা যত্র ধর্মো বিধীযতে ॥ ২০ ॥

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