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, 3:1]

आद्यं पुरुषमीशानं पुरुहूतं पुरुष्टुतम् ॥ ० ॥

ādyaṃ puruṣamīśānaṃ puruhūtaṃ puruṣṭutam || 0 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 3:1] 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, 3:1]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adya, Purusha, Ishana, Puruhuta, Purushtuta,

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, 3:1]). 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: “ādyaṃ puruṣamīśānaṃ puruhūtaṃ puruṣṭutam
  • ādyam -
  • ādya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ādya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ādyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    ad -> ādya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √ad]
    ad -> ādya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √ad]
    ad -> ādyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √ad]
    ad -> ādya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ad]
    ad -> ādya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ad], [accusative single from √ad]
  • puruṣam -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puruṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • īśānam -
  • īśāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    īś -> īśāna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
    īś -> īśāna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √īś class 2 verb], [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
  • puruhūtam -
  • puruhūta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puruhūta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puruhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • puruṣṭutam -
  • puruṣṭuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puruṣṭuta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puruṣṭutā (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, 3:1]

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, 3:1] in Telugu sript:
ఆద్యం పురుషమీశానం పురుహూతం పురుష్టుతమ్ ॥ 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, 3:1] in Gujarati sript:
આદ્યં પુરુષમીશાનં પુરુહૂતં પુરુષ્ટુતમ્ ॥ 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, 3:1] in Kannada sript:
ಆದ್ಯಂ ಪುರುಷಮೀಶಾನಂ ಪುರುಹೂತಂ ಪುರುಷ್ಟುತಮ್ ॥ 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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