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.


इति श्रीभविष्ये महापुराणे प्रतिसर्गपर्वणि चतुर्युगखण्डापरपर्याये कलियुगीयेतिहाससमुच्चये उत्तमचरितमाहात्म्ये पंचत्रिंशोऽध्यायः ॥ ३५ ॥

iti śrībhaviṣye mahāpurāṇe pratisargaparvaṇi caturyugakhaṇḍāparaparyāye kaliyugīyetihāsasamuccaye uttamacaritamāhātmye paṃcatriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ || 35 ||

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.

Iti, Shri, Bhavishya, Mahapurana, Pratisarga, Parvani, Parvan, Caturyuga, Khanda, Apara, Paryaya, Kali, Yugi, Itihasasamuccaya, Uttama, Carita, Ahan, Atmya, Atmi, Pancatrimsha, Adhyaya,

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: “iti śrībhaviṣye mahāpurāṇe pratisargaparvaṇi caturyugakhaṇḍāparaparyāye kaliyugīyetihāsasamuccaye uttamacaritamāhātmye paṃcatriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
  • bhaviṣye -
  • bhaviṣya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhaviṣya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bhaviṣyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mahāpurāṇe -
  • mahāpurāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • pratisarga -
  • pratisarga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parvaṇi -
  • parvaṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    parvan (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • caturyuga -
  • caturyuga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturyuga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • khaṇḍā -
  • khaṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khaṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khaṇḍā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    khaṇḍ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • apara -
  • apara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apara (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • paryāye -
  • paryāya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    paryāyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kali -
  • kali (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kalī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    kalī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    kalī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • yugī -
  • yugī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yugī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yugī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • iye -
  • ī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present middle first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • itihāsasamuccaye -
  • itihāsasamuccaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • uttama -
  • uttama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • caritam -
  • carita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    carita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caritā (noun, feminine)
  • āhā -
  • āhan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āhan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ah (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third single]
  • ātmye -
  • ātmya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ātmī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • pañcatriṃśo' -
  • pañcatriṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • adhyāyaḥ -
  • adhyāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dhyā (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second 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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