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 2.3.16.20

पूर्णां दत्त्वा सवित्रेऽर्घ्यं दत्त्वा च स्वगृहं व्रजेत् ।
अनातपे क्षुद्रसेतोः प्रतिष्ठां विधिवच्चरेत् ॥ २० ॥

pūrṇāṃ dattvā savitre'rghyaṃ dattvā ca svagṛhaṃ vrajet |
anātape kṣudrasetoḥ pratiṣṭhāṃ vidhivaccaret || 20 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 2.3.16.20 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 (2.3.16.20). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Purna, Dattva, Savitri, Savitra, Arghya, Svagriha, Anatapa, Kshudra, Setu, Pratishtha, Vidhivat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 2.3.16.20). 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: “pūrṇāṃ dattvā savitre'rghyaṃ dattvā ca svagṛhaṃ vrajet
  • pūrṇām -
  • pūrṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    pṝ -> pūrṇā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √pṝ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √pṝ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √pṝ class 9 verb]
  • dattvā -
  • dattvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    dad -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dad]
  • savitre' -
  • savitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    savitra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • arghyam -
  • arghya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    arghya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    arghyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dattvā -
  • dattvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    dad -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dad]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svagṛham -
  • svagṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svagṛha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vrajet -
  • vraj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “anātape kṣudrasetoḥ pratiṣṭhāṃ vidhivaccaret
  • anātape -
  • anātapa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    anātapa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anātapā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kṣudra -
  • kṣudra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṣudra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • setoḥ -
  • setu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    setu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pratiṣṭhām -
  • pratiṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vidhivac -
  • vidhivat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • caret -
  • car (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Verse 2.3.16.20

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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