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, 22:1]

व्यासं वसिष्ठनप्तारं शक्तेः पुत्रमकल्मषम् ॥ ० ॥

vyāsaṃ vasiṣṭhanaptāraṃ śakteḥ putramakalmaṣam || 0 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 22:1] 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, 22:1]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vyasa, Vasishtha, Napta, Aram, Ara, Shakti, Putra, Akalmasha,

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, 22:1]). 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: “vyāsaṃ vasiṣṭhanaptāraṃ śakteḥ putramakalmaṣam
  • vyāsam -
  • vyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vyāsa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vasiṣṭha -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vasiṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • naptā -
  • napta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    napta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    naptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aram -
  • aram (indeclinable)
    ara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    arā (noun, feminine)
  • śakteḥ -
  • śakti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śakti (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • putram -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    putrā (noun, feminine)
  • akalmaṣam -
  • akalmaṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    akalmaṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    akalmaṣā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 1.0 [commentary, 22:1]

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, 22:1] in Telugu sript:
వ్యాసం వసిష్ఠనప్తారం శక్తేః పుత్రమకల్మషమ్ ॥ ౦ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 1.0 [commentary, 22:1] in Gujarati sript:
વ્યાસં વસિષ્ઠનપ્તારં શક્તેઃ પુત્રમકલ્મષમ્ ॥ 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, 22:1] in Kannada sript:
ವ್ಯಾಸಂ ವಸಿಷ್ಠನಪ್ತಾರಂ ಶಕ್ತೇಃ ಪುತ್ರಮಕಲ್ಮಷಮ್ ॥ 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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