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 4.12.17

तस्यां विशुद्धकरणः शिववार्विगाह्य ।
बद्ध्वाऽसनं जितमरुन्मनसाऽहृताक्षः ।
स्थूले दधार भगवत्प्रतिरूप एतद् ।
ध्यायन् तदव्यवहितो व्यसृजत्समाधौ ॥ १७ ॥

tasyāṃ viśuddhakaraṇaḥ śivavārvigāhya |
baddhvā'sanaṃ jitamarunmanasā'hṛtākṣaḥ |
sthūle dadhāra bhagavatpratirūpa etad |
dhyāyan tadavyavahito vyasṛjatsamādhau || 17 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 4.12.17 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 (4.12.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vishuddhakarana, Shiva, Vigahya, Asana, Jit, Jita, Rud, Ahrita, Aksha, Sthula, Bhagavat, Pratirupa, Etad, Dhyayam, Dhyayat, Tada, Vyavahita, Vya, Samadha, Samadhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 4.12.17). 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: “tasyāṃ viśuddhakaraṇaḥ śivavārvigāhya
  • tasyām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • viśuddhakaraṇaḥ -
  • viśuddhakaraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śiva -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vār -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • vigāhya -
  • vigāhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vigāhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “baddhvā'sanaṃ jitamarunmanasā'hṛtākṣaḥ
  • baddhvā' -
  • asanam -
  • asana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    asana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    san (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • jitam -
  • jita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    jit (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    ji -> jita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 9 verb]
    ji -> jita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 1 verb], [nominative single from √ji class 9 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 9 verb]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • run -
  • rud (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    rud (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    rud (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • manasā' -
  • ahṛtā -
  • ahṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ahṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ahṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṣaḥ -
  • akṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣar (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [imperfect active third single]
  • Line 3: “sthūle dadhāra bhagavatpratirūpa etad
  • sthūle -
  • sthūla (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sthūla (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sthūlā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dadhāra -
  • dhṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    dhṝ (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • bhagavat -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    bhagavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pratirūpa* -
  • pratirūpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 4: “dhyāyan tadavyavahito vyasṛjatsamādhau
  • dhyāyan -
  • dhyāyam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dhyāyat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • tada -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyavahito* -
  • vyavahita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vya -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    vya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • asṛjat -
  • sṛj (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • samādhau -
  • samādhā (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    samādhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 4.12.17

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 4.12.17 in Bengali sript:
তস্যাং বিশুদ্ধকরণঃ শিববার্বিগাহ্য ।
বদ্ধ্বাঽসনং জিতমরুন্মনসাঽহৃতাক্ষঃ ।
স্থূলে দধার ভগবত্প্রতিরূপ এতদ্ ।
ধ্যাযন্ তদব্যবহিতো ব্যসৃজত্সমাধৌ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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