Harivamsa [text] [sanskrit]

76,857 words

The Sanskrit edition of the Harivamsa, 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 1.0 [commentary, 2:2]

नारायणस्यांसजमेकपुत्रं द्वैपायनं वेदमहानिधानम् ॥ ० ॥

nārāyaṇasyāṃsajamekaputraṃ dvaipāyanaṃ vedamahānidhānam || 0 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2] 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 (1.0 [commentary, 2:2]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Narayana, Amsa, Jama, Putra, Dvaipayana, Veda, Aha, Ahan, Dhana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2]). 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.

  • Line1: “nārāyaṇasyāṃsajamekaputraṃ dvaipāyanaṃ vedamahānidhānam
  • nārāyaṇasyā -
  • nārāyaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    nārāyaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • aṃsa -
  • aṃsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jame -
  • jama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    jama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ka -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • putram -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    putrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dvaipāyanam -
  • dvaipāyana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvaipāyana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vedam -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vedā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ahāni -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ahan (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dhānam -
  • dhāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2]

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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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)

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

శ్రీ వారివంశవ్రరాణం [Gollapudi Veeraswamy Son]

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Preview of verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2] in Telugu sript:
నారాయణస్యాంసజమేకపుత్రం ద్వైపాయనం వేదమహానిధానమ్ ॥ ౦ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2] in Gujarati sript:
નારાયણસ્યાંસજમેકપુત્રં દ્વૈપાયનં વેદમહાનિધાનમ્ ॥ ૦ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 1.0 [commentary, 2:2] in Kannada sript:
ನಾರಾಯಣಸ್ಯಾಂಸಜಮೇಕಪುತ್ರಂ ದ್ವೈಪಾಯನಂ ವೇದಮಹಾನಿಧಾನಮ್ ॥ ೦ ॥

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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