Harivamsa [appendix] [sanskrit]

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The Sanskrit edition of the Harivamsa [appendix version], an important addition to the larger epic Mahabharata, existing in several editions. The text deals with the ancient Indian Solar and Lunar dynasties leading and recounts the history of Krishna.

Verse 42B.763

केशी तु दानवश्रेष्ठः प्रावृट्कालाम्बुदप्रभः ॥ ७६३ ॥

keśī tu dānavaśreṣṭhaḥ prāvṛṭkālāmbudaprabhaḥ || 763 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 42B.763 is contained in the book Harivamsa Purana in 3 Volumes by Shanti Lal Nagar. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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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 (42B.763). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Keshi, Keshin, Danava, Shreshtha, Pravritkala, Ambuda, Prabha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 42B.763). 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: “keśī tu dānavaśreṣṭhaḥ prāvṛṭkālāmbudaprabhaḥ
  • keśī -
  • keśī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    keśi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    keśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dānava -
  • dānava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dānava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śreṣṭhaḥ -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prāvṛṭkālā -
  • prāvṛṭkāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ambuda -
  • ambuda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prabhaḥ -
  • prabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 42B.763

Cover of edition (2013)

Shri Harivamsa Purana (Narayani Language)
by Ramtej Pandey (2013)

With Commentary (Set Of 3 Volumes); Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation; [Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan]

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Cover of edition (2021)

Harivansha Mahapurana (Kannada)
by Saraswati Prakashan, Belgaum (2021)

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 42b.763 in Kannada sript:
ಕೇಶೀ ತು ದಾನವಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠಃ ಪ್ರಾವೃಟ್ಕಾಲಾಮ್ಬುದಪ್ರಭಃ ॥ ೭೬೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Harivamsa Purana in Gujarati
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2017)


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Preview of verse 42b.763 in Gujarati sript:
કેશી તુ દાનવશ્રેષ્ઠઃ પ્રાવૃટ્કાલામ્બુદપ્રભઃ ॥ ૭૬૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2012)

Shri Harivamsha Purana (Telugu)
by Gollapudi Veeraswamy Son (2012)

శ్రీ వారివంశవ్రరాణం [Gollapudi Veeraswamy Son]

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Preview of verse 42b.763 in Telugu sript:
కేశీ తు దానవశ్రేష్ఠః ప్రావృట్కాలామ్బుదప్రభః ॥ ౭౬౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

Shri Harivamsa Purana in Marathi
by Jitendra Nath Thakur (2021)

श्रीहरिवंशपुराण [Dharmik Prakashan Sanstha, Mumbai]

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Cover of edition (2012)

Harivamsa Purana
by Ras Bihari Lal and Sons (2012)

Set of 10 Volumes; Transliterated Text with English Translation; [5425 pages]

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