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 4.12.13

षट्त्रिंशद् वर्षसाहस्रं शशास क्षितिमण्डलम् ।
भोगैः पुण्यक्षयं कुर्वन् अभोगैः अशुभक्षयम् ॥ १३ ॥

ṣaṭtriṃśad varṣasāhasraṃ śaśāsa kṣitimaṇḍalam |
bhogaiḥ puṇyakṣayaṃ kurvan abhogaiḥ aśubhakṣayam || 13 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 4.12.13 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 (4.12.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shattrimshat, Varsha, Sahasra, Kshitimandala, Bhoga, Punya, Kshaya, Kurvat, Abhoga, Ashubhakshaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 4.12.13). 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: “ṣaṭtriṃśad varṣasāhasraṃ śaśāsa kṣitimaṇḍalam
  • ṣaṭtriṃśad -
  • ṣaṭtriṃśat (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • varṣa -
  • varṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    varṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sāhasram -
  • sāhasra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sāhasra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śaśāsa -
  • śās (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    śas (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • kṣitimaṇḍalam -
  • kṣitimaṇḍala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “bhogaiḥ puṇyakṣayaṃ kurvan abhogaiḥ aśubhakṣayam
  • bhogaiḥ -
  • bhoga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bhoga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • puṇya -
  • puṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇ -> puṇya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √puṇ]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • kṣayam -
  • kṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣayā (noun, feminine)
  • kurvan -
  • kurvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • abhogaiḥ -
  • abhoga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • aśubhakṣayam -
  • aśubhakṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aśubhakṣaya (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 4.12.13

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 4.12.13 in Bengali sript:
ষট্ত্রিংশদ্ বর্ষসাহস্রং শশাস ক্ষিতিমণ্ডলম্ ।
ভোগৈঃ পুণ্যক্ষযং কুর্বন্ অভোগৈঃ অশুভক্ষযম্ ॥ ১৩ ॥

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