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.


स्वगृहे वासयामास मदपालं सुतापतिम् ।
मासमेकमुषित्वा तं श्वशुरं प्राह नम्रधीः ॥ ३० ॥

svagṛhe vāsayāmāsa madapālaṃ sutāpatim |
māsamekamuṣitvā taṃ śvaśuraṃ prāha namradhīḥ || 30 ||

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.

Svagriha, Mada, Pala, Sutapati, Masa, Eka, Shvashura, Praha, Namra, Dhi,

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: “svagṛhe vāsayāmāsa madapālaṃ sutāpatim
  • svagṛhe -
  • svagṛha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    svagṛha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • vāsayāmā -
  • vās (verb class 10)
    [imperative active first plural]
    vas (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
    vas (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
    vas (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
  • mada -
  • mada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pālam -
  • pāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • sutāpatim -
  • sutāpati (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “māsamekamuṣitvā taṃ śvaśuraṃ prāha namradhīḥ
  • māsam -
  • māsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    māsā (noun, feminine)
  • ekam -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    eka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uṣitvā -
  • vas -> uṣitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vas]
    vas -> uṣitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vas]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śvaśuram -
  • śvaśura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • prāha -
  • prāha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • namra -
  • namra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhīḥ -
  • dhī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative 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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