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.


रविणा लंघितो मासश्चांद्रः ख्यातो मलिम्लुचः ।
द्वादशे भगवत्सूर्ये प्रत्यहं भक्तसेवके ॥ २७ ॥

raviṇā laṃghito māsaścāṃdraḥ khyāto malimlucaḥ |
dvādaśe bhagavatsūrye pratyahaṃ bhaktasevake || 27 ||

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

Ravi, Ravin, Langhita, Mas, Masa, Candra, Khyata, Khyat, Malimluc, Malimluca, Dvadasha, Bhagavat, Pratyaha, Bhakta, Sevaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 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: “raviṇā laṃghito māsaścāṃdraḥ khyāto malimlucaḥ
  • raviṇā -
  • ravi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ravin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ravin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • laṅghito* -
  • laṅghita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    laṅgh -> laṅghita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √laṅgh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √laṅgh class 10 verb], [nominative single from √laṅgh]
  • māsaś -
  • mās (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    māsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cāndraḥ -
  • cāndra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • khyāto* -
  • khyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    khyā -> khyāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √khyā class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √khyā class 2 verb], [ablative single from √khyā class 2 verb], [genitive single from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā -> khyāt (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √khyā class 2 verb], [genitive single from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • malimlucaḥ -
  • malimluc (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    malimluca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dvādaśe bhagavatsūrye pratyahaṃ bhaktasevake
  • dvādaśe -
  • dvādaśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dvādaśa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • bhagavatsū -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    bhagavat (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • urye -
  • pratyaham -
  • pratyaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pratyaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pratyahā (noun, feminine)
  • bhakta -
  • bhakta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhakta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sevake -
  • sevaka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sevaka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sevakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

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

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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