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 1.136.48

शुभलग्ने दिने ऋक्षे पूर्वाह्णे भानवे क्षणे ।
मुहूर्ते च शुभे भानोः प्रतिमां स्थापयेद्बुधः ॥ ४८ ॥

śubhalagne dine ṛkṣe pūrvāhṇe bhānave kṣaṇe |
muhūrte ca śubhe bhānoḥ pratimāṃ sthāpayedbudhaḥ || 48 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 1.136.48 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 (1.136.48). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shubhalagna, Dina, Riksha, Purvahna, Bhanava, Bhanu, Kshana, Muhurta, Shubha, Shubh, Pratima, Budha, Budh,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.136.48). 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: “śubhalagne dine ṛkṣe pūrvāhṇe bhānave kṣaṇe
  • śubhalagne -
  • śubhalagna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • dine -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ṛkṣe -
  • ṛkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛkṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṛkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pūrvāhṇe -
  • pūrvāhṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • bhānave -
  • bhānava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhānava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bhānavā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhānu (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    bhānu (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • kṣaṇe -
  • kṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “muhūrte ca śubhe bhānoḥ pratimāṃ sthāpayedbudhaḥ
  • muhūrte -
  • muhūrta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    muhūrtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śubhe -
  • śubha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śubha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    śubh (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single]
  • bhānoḥ -
  • bhānu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhānu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pratimām -
  • pratimā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    pratimā (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single], [genitive plural]
  • sthāpayed -
  • sthā (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • budhaḥ -
  • budha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    budh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    budh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

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Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 1.136.48

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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