Bhavishya Purana [sanskrit]

245,265 words

This Sanskrit edition of the Bhavishya Purana. It is one of the traditional eighteen Mahapuranas presented as an encyclopedia of ancient Indian history and knowledge. The Bhavishyapurana contains 4 books and over 26,000 Sanskrit verses. It is famous for detailing the history and legends of ancient times as well as future times, narrating the genealogy of the kings and sages. The last part is considered an independent work known as the Bhavishyottara-Purana.

Verse 1.16.57

ततस्तु नियमात्तेषां तिथीनां प्रवरा तिथिः ।
उपोषिता बहुविधा ज्ञात्वा ब्रह्मप्रियां तिथिम् ॥ ५७ ॥

tatastu niyamātteṣāṃ tithīnāṃ pravarā tithiḥ |
upoṣitā bahuvidhā jñātvā brahmapriyāṃ tithim || 57 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 1.16.57 is contained in the book Bhavishya Purana: Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation by S. N. Khandelwal. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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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 (1.16.57). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Niyama, Tithi, Pravara, Uposhita, Bahuvidha, Brahmapriya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.16.57). 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: “tatastu niyamātteṣāṃ tithīnāṃ pravarā tithiḥ
  • tatas -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • niyamāt -
  • niyama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • teṣām -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tithīnām -
  • tithī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • pravarā -
  • pravarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse tithiḥ
  • Line 2: “upoṣitā bahuvidhā jñātvā brahmapriyāṃ tithim
  • upoṣitā* -
  • upoṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    upoṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bahuvidhā* -
  • bahuvidha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bahuvidhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jñātvā -
  • jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
    jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
  • brahmapriyām -
  • brahmapriyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse tithim

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 1.16.57

Cover of edition (2023)

Complete Bhavisya Mahapurana (English translation)
by Shantilal Nagar (2023)

Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.; Pages: 2496; ISBN-10: 817110729X; ISBN-13: 9788171107292

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