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.


यावकैश्च विशेषेण बहुमंत्रविशारदान् ।
बह्वृचौ पूर्वमत्स्यार्थे दक्षिणे तु यजुर्विदौ ॥ १६५ ॥

yāvakaiśca viśeṣeṇa bahumaṃtraviśāradān |
bahvṛcau pūrvamatsyārthe dakṣiṇe tu yajurvidau || 165 ||

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.

Yavaka, Vishesha, Bahu, Antra, Visharada, Bahvric, Bahvrica, Purvam, Purva, Artha, Dakshine, Dakshina, Yajurvid,

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: “yāvakaiśca viśeṣeṇa bahumaṃtraviśāradān
  • yāvakaiś -
  • yāvaka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    yāvaka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viśeṣeṇa -
  • viśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    viśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • bahum -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • antra -
  • antra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viśāradān -
  • viśārada (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “bahvṛcau pūrvamatsyārthe dakṣiṇe tu yajurvidau
  • bahvṛcau -
  • bahvṛc (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bahvṛc (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bahvṛca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • atsyā -
  • ad (verb class 2)
    [present active second single]
  • ārthe -
  • ārtha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ārtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle first single]
  • dakṣiṇe -
  • dakṣiṇe (indeclinable)
    dakṣiṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    dakṣiṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • yajurvidau -
  • yajurvid (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

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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