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.


चण्डकौशिकस्य च तथा देवराट् देवरातकम् ।
विश्वामित्रे तु विख्यातः सुमन्तोरेव एव हि ॥ १० ॥

caṇḍakauśikasya ca tathā devarāṭ devarātakam |
viśvāmitre tu vikhyātaḥ sumantoreva eva hi || 10 ||

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.

Candakaushika, Tatha, Devaraj, Devarata, Kah, Vishvamitra, Vikhyata, Sumantu, Reva, Eva,

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: “caṇḍakauśikasya ca tathā devarāṭ devarātakam
  • caṇḍakauśikasya -
  • caṇḍakauśika (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    caṇḍakauśika (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • devarāṭ -
  • devarāj (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • devarāta -
  • devarāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kam -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “viśvāmitre tu vikhyātaḥ sumantoreva eva hi
  • viśvāmitre -
  • viśvāmitra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    viśvāmitrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vikhyātaḥ -
  • vikhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sumantor -
  • sumantu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sumantu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • reva* -
  • reva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]

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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