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 1.61.17

संन्यसध्वं स वः कर्त्ता समस्तावरणक्षयम् ।
एतत्तदक्षरं ब्रह्म प्रधानपुरुषावुभौ ॥ १७ ॥

saṃnyasadhvaṃ sa vaḥ karttā samastāvaraṇakṣayam |
etattadakṣaraṃ brahma pradhānapuruṣāvubhau || 17 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 1.61.17 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 (1.61.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yushmad, Karttri, Samasta, Samasti, Arana, Kshaya, Etad, Tada, Kshara, Brahma, Brahman, Pradhanapurusha, Ubha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.61.17). 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: “saṃnyasadhvaṃ sa vaḥ karttā samastāvaraṇakṣayam
  • Cannot analyse saṃnyasadhvam*sa
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vaḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • karttā -
  • karttṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛt (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    kṛt (verb class 6)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • samastāva -
  • samasta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    samasti (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • araṇa -
  • araṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    araṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣayam -
  • kṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣayā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “etattadakṣaraṃ brahma pradhānapuruṣāvubhau
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tada -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣaram -
  • kṣara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣarā (noun, feminine)
  • brahma -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pradhānapuruṣāvu -
  • pradhānapuruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ubhau -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 1.61.17

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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