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.


गन्धर्वो मृगराजस्तु मृगाः पितृगणास्तथा ।
दौवारिकोऽथ सुग्रीवः पुष्पदन्तो जलाधिपः ॥ ८ ॥

gandharvo mṛgarājastu mṛgāḥ pitṛgaṇāstathā |
dauvāriko'tha sugrīvaḥ puṣpadanto jalādhipaḥ || 8 ||

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.

Gandharva, Mrigaraj, Mrigaraja, Mriga, Pitrigana, Tatha, Dauvarika, Atha, Sugriva, Pushpadanta, Jaladhipa,

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: “gandharvo mṛgarājastu mṛgāḥ pitṛgaṇāstathā
  • gandharvo* -
  • gandharvas (noun, neuter)
    gandharva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mṛgarājas -
  • mṛgarāj (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mṛgarāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • mṛgāḥ -
  • mṛga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mṛgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pitṛgaṇās -
  • pitṛgaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pitṛgaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dauvāriko'tha sugrīvaḥ puṣpadanto jalādhipaḥ
  • dauvāriko' -
  • dauvārika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • sugrīvaḥ -
  • sugrīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṣpadanto* -
  • puṣpadanta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jalādhipaḥ -
  • jalādhipa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

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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