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 1.32.41

सुमन्तुरुवाच ।
नागदष्टो नरो राजन्प्राप्य मृत्युं व्रजत्यधः ।
अधो गत्या भवेत्सर्पो निर्विषो नात्र संशयः ॥ ४१ ॥

sumanturuvāca |
nāgadaṣṭo naro rājanprāpya mṛtyuṃ vrajatyadhaḥ |
adho gatyā bhavetsarpo nirviṣo nātra saṃśayaḥ || 41 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 1.32.41 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 (1.32.41). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sumantu, Naga, Dashta, Nara, Nri, Rajan, Rajat, Prapya, Mrityu, Vrajat, Adhah, Adhas, Gati, Sarpa, Nirvisha, Samshaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.32.41). 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: “sumanturuvāca
  • sumantur -
  • sumantu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sumantu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “nāgadaṣṭo naro rājanprāpya mṛtyuṃ vrajatyadhaḥ
  • nāga -
  • nāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daṣṭo* -
  • daṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • naro* -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • prāpya -
  • prāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mṛtyum -
  • mṛtyu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vrajatya -
  • vraj -> vrajat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √vraj class 1 verb]
    vraj -> vrajat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √vraj class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √vraj class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √vraj class 1 verb], [locative single from √vraj class 1 verb]
    vraj (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • adhaḥ -
  • adhaḥ (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    adhaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    adhas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “adho gatyā bhavetsarpo nirviṣo nātra saṃśayaḥ
  • adho* -
  • adhaḥ (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    adhaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    adhas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • gatyā* -
  • gati (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gatī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • sarpo* -
  • sarpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nirviṣo* -
  • nirviṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃśayaḥ -
  • saṃśaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 1.32.41

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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