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 2.24

तेनेयं गौर्महाराज दुग्धा सस्यानि भारत ।
प्रजानां वृत्तिकामेन देवैः सर्षिगणैः सह ॥ २४ ॥

teneyaṃ gaurmahārāja dugdhā sasyāni bhārata |
prajānāṃ vṛttikāmena devaiḥ sarṣigaṇaiḥ saha || 24 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 2.24 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 (2.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tena, Iyam, Idam, Maharaja, Maharajan, Dugdha, Sasya, Bharata, Praja, Prajana, Kamena, Kama, Deva, Sarshigana, Saha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 2.24). 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: “teneyaṃ gaurmahārāja dugdhā sasyāni bhārata
  • tene -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural], [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural], [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural], [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • gaur -
  • go (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • mahārāja -
  • mahārāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahārājan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    mahārājan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dugdhā -
  • dugdhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sasyāni -
  • sasya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “prajānāṃ vṛttikāmena devaiḥ sarṣigaṇaiḥ saha
  • prajānām -
  • praja (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    praja (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    prajā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    prajānā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vṛtti -
  • vṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kāmena -
  • kāmena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kāma (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kāma (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • devaiḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • sarṣigaṇaiḥ -
  • sarṣigaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sarṣigaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 2.24

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 2.24 in Telugu sript:
తేనేయం గౌర్మహారాజ దుగ్ధా సస్యాని భారత ।
ప్రజానాం వృత్తికామేన దేవైః సర్షిగణైః సహ ॥ ౨౪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 2.24 in Gujarati sript:
તેનેયં ગૌર્મહારાજ દુગ્ધા સસ્યાનિ ભારત ।
પ્રજાનાં વૃત્તિકામેન દેવૈઃ સર્ષિગણૈઃ સહ ॥ ૨૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 2.24 in Kannada sript:
ತೇನೇಯಂ ಗೌರ್ಮಹಾರಾಜ ದುಗ್ಧಾ ಸಸ್ಯಾನಿ ಭಾರತ ।
ಪ್ರಜಾನಾಂ ವೃತ್ತಿಕಾಮೇನ ದೇವೈಃ ಸರ್ಷಿಗಣೈಃ ಸಹ ॥ ೨೪ ॥

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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