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 1.9

तत्र शूराः समाख्याता बहवः पुरुषर्षभाः ।
नामभिः कर्मभिश्चैव वृष्ण्यन्धकमहारथाः ॥ ९ ॥

tatra śūrāḥ samākhyātā bahavaḥ puruṣarṣabhāḥ |
nāmabhiḥ karmabhiścaiva vṛṣṇyandhakamahārathāḥ || 9 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 1.9 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 (1.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Shura, Samakhyata, Bahu, Bahava, Purusharshabha, Naman, Karman, Vrishni, Vrishnya, Vrishan, Andhaka, Aha, Aratha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 1.9). 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: “tatra śūrāḥ samākhyātā bahavaḥ puruṣarṣabhāḥ
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • śūrāḥ -
  • śūra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śūrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • samākhyātā* -
  • samākhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samākhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bahavaḥ -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bahava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puruṣarṣabhāḥ -
  • puruṣarṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “nāmabhiḥ karmabhiścaiva vṛṣṇyandhakamahārathāḥ
  • nāmabhiḥ -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • karmabhiś -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • vṛṣṇya -
  • vṛṣṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vṛṣṇi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vṛṣṇi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vṛṣṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vṛṣṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛṣṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛṣan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vṛṣan (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • andhakam -
  • andhaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    andhaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    andhakā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ahā -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arathāḥ -
  • aratha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    arathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 1.9

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 1.9 in Telugu sript:
తత్ర శూరాః సమాఖ్యాతా బహవః పురుషర్షభాః ।
నామభిః కర్మభిశ్చైవ వృష్ణ్యన్ధకమహారథాః ॥ ౯ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 1.9 in Gujarati sript:
તત્ર શૂરાઃ સમાખ્યાતા બહવઃ પુરુષર્ષભાઃ ।
નામભિઃ કર્મભિશ્ચૈવ વૃષ્ણ્યન્ધકમહારથાઃ ॥ ૯ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 1.9 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ರ ಶೂರಾಃ ಸಮಾಖ್ಯಾತಾ ಬಹವಃ ಪುರುಷರ್ಷಭಾಃ ।
ನಾಮಭಿಃ ಕರ್ಮಭಿಶ್ಚೈವ ವೃಷ್ಣ್ಯನ್ಧಕಮಹಾರಥಾಃ ॥ ೯ ॥

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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