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 1.36

उच्चावचानि भूतानि गात्रेभ्यस्तस्य जज्ञिरे ।
ब्रह्माणं हृदयं भित्त्वा निश्चितो भगवान्भृगुः ॥ स्तनं तु दक्षिणं भित्त्वा ब्रह्मजेन च विग्रहः ।
निश्रितो भगवान्धर्मः सर्वलोकसुखावहः ॥ त्रयस्तस्य वराः पुत्राः सर्वभूतमनोहराः ।
कामः शमश्च हर्षश्च तेजसा लोकधारिणः ॥ कामस्य तु रतिर्भार्या शमस्य प्रीतिरङ्गना ।
नन्दा भार्या च हर्षस्य त्रयो लोकाः प्रतिष्ठिताः ।
आपवस्य प्रजासर्गं सृजतो हि प्रजापतेः ॥ ३६ ॥

uccāvacāni bhūtāni gātrebhyastasya jajñire |
brahmāṇaṃ hṛdayaṃ bhittvā niścito bhagavānbhṛguḥ || stanaṃ tu dakṣiṇaṃ bhittvā brahmajena ca vigrahaḥ |
niśrito bhagavāndharmaḥ sarvalokasukhāvahaḥ || trayastasya varāḥ putrāḥ sarvabhūtamanoharāḥ |
kāmaḥ śamaśca harṣaśca tejasā lokadhāriṇaḥ || kāmasya tu ratirbhāryā śamasya prītiraṅganā |
nandā bhāryā ca harṣasya trayo lokāḥ pratiṣṭhitāḥ |
āpavasya prajāsargaṃ sṛjato hi prajāpateḥ || 36 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 1.36 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 (1.36). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Uccavaca, Bhuta, Bhutani, Gatra, Tad, Brahma, Brahman, Hridaya, Nishcita, Bhagavat, Bhrigu, Stana, Dakshina, Brahmaja, Vigraha, Shrit, Shrita, Dharma, Sarvaloka, Sukhavaha, Traya, Tri, Vara, Putra, Sarvabhuta, Ano, Ana, Anas, Anu, Hara, Kama, Shama, Harsha, Tejas, Loka, Dhari, Dharin, Rati, Bharya, Priti, Angana, Nanda, Pratishthita, Apava, Praja, Sarga, Srijat, Prajapati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 1.36). 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: “uccāvacāni bhūtāni gātrebhyastasya jajñire
  • uccāvacāni -
  • uccāvaca (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhūtāni -
  • bhūtāni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhūtāni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhūtāni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhūta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gātrebhyas -
  • gātra (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    gātra (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • jajñire -
  • jan (verb class 1)
    [perfect middle third plural]
    jan (verb class 2)
    [perfect middle third plural]
    jan (verb class 3)
    [perfect middle third plural]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [perfect middle third plural]
    jñā (verb class 3)
    [perfect middle third plural]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [perfect middle third plural]
  • Line 2: “brahmāṇaṃ hṛdayaṃ bhittvā niścito bhagavānbhṛguḥ
  • brahmā -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • āṇam -
  • aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • hṛdayam -
  • hṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    hṛdaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    hṛdayā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bhittvā -
  • bhid -> bhittvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhid]
    bhid -> bhittvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhid]
  • niścito* -
  • niścita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhagavān -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhṛguḥ -
  • bhṛgu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “stanaṃ tu dakṣiṇaṃ bhittvā brahmajena ca vigrahaḥ
  • stanam -
  • stana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • dakṣiṇam -
  • dakṣiṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dakṣiṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhittvā -
  • bhid -> bhittvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhid]
    bhid -> bhittvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhid]
  • brahmajena -
  • brahmaja (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    brahmaja (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vigrahaḥ -
  • vigraha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 4: “niśrito bhagavāndharmaḥ sarvalokasukhāvahaḥ
  • ni -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • śrito* -
  • śrit (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śrit (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śrita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śri -> śrita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
  • bhagavān -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dharmaḥ -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvaloka -
  • sarvaloka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sukhāvahaḥ -
  • sukhāvaha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 5: “trayastasya varāḥ putrāḥ sarvabhūtamanoharāḥ
  • trayas -
  • traya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tri (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • varāḥ -
  • vara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    varā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • putrāḥ -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    putrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvabhūtam -
  • sarvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sarvabhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ano -
  • ano (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    anas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • harāḥ -
  • hara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    harā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 6: “kāmaḥ śamaśca harṣaśca tejasā lokadhāriṇaḥ
  • kāmaḥ -
  • kāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śamaś -
  • śama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • harṣaś -
  • harṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tejasā -
  • tejas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • loka -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhāriṇaḥ -
  • dhāri (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhārin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 7: “kāmasya tu ratirbhāryā śamasya prītiraṅganā
  • kāmasya -
  • kāma (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    kāma (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • ratir -
  • rati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhāryā -
  • bhāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhṛ -> bhāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √bhṛ]
  • śamasya -
  • śama (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    śama (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • prītir -
  • prīti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṅganā -
  • aṅganā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 8: “nandā bhāryā ca harṣasya trayo lokāḥ pratiṣṭhitāḥ
  • nandā* -
  • nanda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    nandā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhāryā -
  • bhāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhṛ -> bhāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √bhṛ]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • harṣasya -
  • harṣa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    harṣa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • trayo* -
  • traya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tri (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • lokāḥ -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • pratiṣṭhitāḥ -
  • pratiṣṭhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pratiṣṭhitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 9: “āpavasya prajāsargaṃ sṛjato hi prajāpateḥ
  • āpavasya -
  • āpava (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • prajā -
  • prajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sargam -
  • sarga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • sṛjato* -
  • sṛj -> sṛjat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √sṛj class 6 verb], [ablative single from √sṛj class 6 verb], [genitive single from √sṛj class 6 verb]
    sṛj -> sṛjat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √sṛj class 6 verb], [genitive single from √sṛj class 6 verb]
    sṛj (verb class 6)
    [present active third dual]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • prajāpateḥ -
  • prajāpati (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 1.36

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

శ్రీ వారివంశవ్రరాణం [Gollapudi Veeraswamy Son]

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Preview of verse 1.36 in Telugu sript:
ఉచ్చావచాని భూతాని గాత్రేభ్యస్తస్య జజ్ఞిరే ।
బ్రహ్మాణం హృదయం భిత్త్వా నిశ్చితో భగవాన్భృగుః ॥
స్తనం తు దక్షిణం భిత్త్వా బ్రహ్మజేన చ విగ్రహః ।
నిశ్రితో భగవాన్ధర్మః సర్వలోకసుఖావహః ॥
త్రయస్తస్య వరాః పుత్రాః సర్వభూతమనోహరాః ।
కామః శమశ్చ హర్షశ్చ తేజసా లోకధారిణః ॥
కామస్య తు రతిర్భార్యా శమస్య ప్రీతిరఙ్గనా ।
నన్దా భార్యా చ హర్షస్య త్రయో లోకాః ప్రతిష్ఠితాః ।
ఆపవస్య ప్రజాసర్గం సృజతో హి ప్రజాపతేః ॥ ౩౬ ॥

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 1.36 in Gujarati sript:
ઉચ્ચાવચાનિ ભૂતાનિ ગાત્રેભ્યસ્તસ્ય જજ્ઞિરે ।
બ્રહ્માણં હૃદયં ભિત્ત્વા નિશ્ચિતો ભગવાન્ભૃગુઃ ॥
સ્તનં તુ દક્ષિણં ભિત્ત્વા બ્રહ્મજેન ચ વિગ્રહઃ ।
નિશ્રિતો ભગવાન્ધર્મઃ સર્વલોકસુખાવહઃ ॥
ત્રયસ્તસ્ય વરાઃ પુત્રાઃ સર્વભૂતમનોહરાઃ ।
કામઃ શમશ્ચ હર્ષશ્ચ તેજસા લોકધારિણઃ ॥
કામસ્ય તુ રતિર્ભાર્યા શમસ્ય પ્રીતિરઙ્ગના ।
નન્દા ભાર્યા ચ હર્ષસ્ય ત્રયો લોકાઃ પ્રતિષ્ઠિતાઃ ।
આપવસ્ય પ્રજાસર્ગં સૃજતો હિ પ્રજાપતેઃ ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 1.36 in Kannada sript:
ಉಚ್ಚಾವಚಾನಿ ಭೂತಾನಿ ಗಾತ್ರೇಭ್ಯಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ಜಜ್ಞಿರೇ ।
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಾಣಂ ಹೃದಯಂ ಭಿತ್ತ್ವಾ ನಿಶ್ಚಿತೋ ಭಗವಾನ್ಭೃಗುಃ ॥
ಸ್ತನಂ ತು ದಕ್ಷಿಣಂ ಭಿತ್ತ್ವಾ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಜೇನ ಚ ವಿಗ್ರಹಃ ।
ನಿಶ್ರಿತೋ ಭಗವಾನ್ಧರ್ಮಃ ಸರ್ವಲೋಕಸುಖಾವಹಃ ॥
ತ್ರಯಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ವರಾಃ ಪುತ್ರಾಃ ಸರ್ವಭೂತಮನೋಹರಾಃ ।
ಕಾಮಃ ಶಮಶ್ಚ ಹರ್ಷಶ್ಚ ತೇಜಸಾ ಲೋಕಧಾರಿಣಃ ॥
ಕಾಮಸ್ಯ ತು ರತಿರ್ಭಾರ್ಯಾ ಶಮಸ್ಯ ಪ್ರೀತಿರಙ್ಗನಾ ।
ನನ್ದಾ ಭಾರ್ಯಾ ಚ ಹರ್ಷಸ್ಯ ತ್ರಯೋ ಲೋಕಾಃ ಪ್ರತಿಷ್ಠಿತಾಃ ।
ಆಪವಸ್ಯ ಪ್ರಜಾಸರ್ಗಂ ಸೃಜತೋ ಹಿ ಪ್ರಜಾಪತೇಃ ॥ ೩೬ ॥

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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