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 3.112

प्रयतो भव राजेन्द्र शृणुष्वैकमनास्ततः ।
नाशुद्धे नाशुचौ वापि नाशिष्याय कथंचन ॥ वर्णयेयमहं राजन् कृतज्ञाय हिताय च ।
स्वर्ग्यं यशस्यमायुष्यं पुण्यं वेदेन संमितम् ।
भूतसर्गमिमं सम्यग्जानतो भरतर्षभ ।
मरुतां च शुभं जन्म शृण्वतः पठतोऽपि वा ।
नावृत्तिभयमस्तीह परलोकभयं कुतः ॥ ११२ ॥

prayato bhava rājendra śṛṇuṣvaikamanāstataḥ |
nāśuddhe nāśucau vāpi nāśiṣyāya kathaṃcana || varṇayeyamahaṃ rājan kṛtajñāya hitāya ca |
svargyaṃ yaśasyamāyuṣyaṃ puṇyaṃ vedena saṃmitam |
bhūtasargamimaṃ samyagjānato bharatarṣabha |
marutāṃ ca śubhaṃ janma śṛṇvataḥ paṭhato'pi vā |
nāvṛttibhayamastīha paralokabhayaṃ kutaḥ || 112 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 3.112 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 (3.112). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prayata, Prayat, Bhava, Rajendra, Shu, Aika, Ana, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Nri, Ashuddha, Ashuddhi, Ashuci, Vapi, Vapin, Ashishya, Katham, Katha, Cana, Aha, Asmad, Rajan, Rajat, Kritajna, Hita, Svargya, Yashasya, Ayushya, Punya, Veda, Mit, Mita, Bhutasarga, Idam, Samyak, Janat, Bharatarshabha, Marut, Maruta, Shubha, Shubh, Janma, Janman, Shrinvat, Pathat, Api, Avritti, Bhaya, Asti, Iha, Paralokabhaya, Kutah, Kuta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 3.112). 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: “prayato bhava rājendra śṛṇuṣvaikamanāstataḥ
  • prayato* -
  • prayata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pre -> prayat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √pre class 2 verb], [ablative single from √pre class 2 verb], [genitive single from √pre class 2 verb]
    pre -> prayat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √pre class 2 verb], [genitive single from √pre class 2 verb]
  • bhava -
  • bhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • rājendra -
  • rājendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ṣvai -
  • ṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṣū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
  • aikam -
  • aika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aikā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • anās -
  • ana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • Line 2: “nāśuddhe nāśucau vāpi nāśiṣyāya kathaṃcana
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśuddhe -
  • aśuddha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aśuddha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    aśuddhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    aśuddhi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśucau -
  • aśuci (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aśuci (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • vāpi -
  • vāpi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāpī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    vāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśiṣyāya -
  • aśiṣya (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    aśiṣya (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • kathañ -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    katham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    katha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cana -
  • cana (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    cana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    can (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 3: “varṇayeyamahaṃ rājan kṛtajñāya hitāya ca
  • varṇayeyam -
  • varṇ (verb class 10)
    [optative active first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • kṛtajñāya -
  • kṛtajña (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    kṛtajña (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • hitāya -
  • hita (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    hita (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    hi -> hita (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hita (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 4: “svargyaṃ yaśasyamāyuṣyaṃ puṇyaṃ vedena saṃmitam
  • svargyam -
  • svargya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svargya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svargyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yaśasyam -
  • yaśasya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yaśasya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yaśasyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āyuṣyam -
  • āyuṣya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āyuṣya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āyuṣyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • puṇyam -
  • puṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √puṇ class 10 verb], [accusative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • vedena -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • saṃ -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mitam -
  • mita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    mit (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    -> mita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √ class 4 verb]
    -> mita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √ class 4 verb], [accusative single from √ class 4 verb]
    mi -> mita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √mi class 5 verb]
    mi -> mita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √mi class 5 verb], [accusative single from √mi class 5 verb]
  • Line 5: “bhūtasargamimaṃ samyagjānato bharatarṣabha
  • bhūtasargam -
  • bhūtasarga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • imam -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • samyag -
  • samyak (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • jānato* -
  • jānat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jānat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jñā -> jānat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √jñā class 9 verb], [ablative single from √jñā class 9 verb], [genitive single from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā -> jānat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √jñā class 9 verb], [genitive single from √jñā class 9 verb]
  • bharatarṣabha -
  • bharatarṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 6: “marutāṃ ca śubhaṃ janma śṛṇvataḥ paṭhato'pi
  • marutām -
  • marut (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    marut (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    marutā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śubham -
  • śubha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śubha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • janma -
  • janma (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    janma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    janman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śṛṇvataḥ -
  • śru -> śṛṇvat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √śru class 5 verb], [ablative single from √śru class 5 verb], [genitive single from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru -> śṛṇvat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √śru class 5 verb], [genitive single from √śru class 5 verb]
  • paṭhato' -
  • paṭh -> paṭhat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √paṭh class 1 verb], [ablative single from √paṭh class 1 verb], [genitive single from √paṭh class 1 verb]
    paṭh -> paṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √paṭh class 1 verb], [genitive single from √paṭh class 1 verb]
    paṭh (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 7: “nāvṛttibhayamastīha paralokabhayaṃ kutaḥ
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • avṛtti -
  • avṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avṛtti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avṛtti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bhayam -
  • bhaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhayā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • astī -
  • asti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    astī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • paralokabhayam -
  • paralokabhaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    paralokabhaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kutaḥ -
  • kutaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kutaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 3.112

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 3.112 in Telugu sript:
ప్రయతో భవ రాజేన్ద్ర శృణుష్వైకమనాస్తతః ।
నాశుద్ధే నాశుచౌ వాపి నాశిష్యాయ కథంచన ॥
వర్ణయేయమహం రాజన్ కృతజ్ఞాయ హితాయ చ ।
స్వర్గ్యం యశస్యమాయుష్యం పుణ్యం వేదేన సంమితమ్ ।
భూతసర్గమిమం సమ్యగ్జానతో భరతర్షభ ।
మరుతాం చ శుభం జన్మ శృణ్వతః పఠతోఽపి వా ।
నావృత్తిభయమస్తీహ పరలోకభయం కుతః ॥ ౧౧౨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 3.112 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રયતો ભવ રાજેન્દ્ર શૃણુષ્વૈકમનાસ્તતઃ ।
નાશુદ્ધે નાશુચૌ વાપિ નાશિષ્યાય કથંચન ॥
વર્ણયેયમહં રાજન્ કૃતજ્ઞાય હિતાય ચ ।
સ્વર્ગ્યં યશસ્યમાયુષ્યં પુણ્યં વેદેન સંમિતમ્ ।
ભૂતસર્ગમિમં સમ્યગ્જાનતો ભરતર્ષભ ।
મરુતાં ચ શુભં જન્મ શૃણ્વતઃ પઠતોઽપિ વા ।
નાવૃત્તિભયમસ્તીહ પરલોકભયં કુતઃ ॥ ૧૧૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 3.112 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಯತೋ ಭವ ರಾಜೇನ್ದ್ರ ಶೃಣುಷ್ವೈಕಮನಾಸ್ತತಃ ।
ನಾಶುದ್ಧೇ ನಾಶುಚೌ ವಾಪಿ ನಾಶಿಷ್ಯಾಯ ಕಥಂಚನ ॥
ವರ್ಣಯೇಯಮಹಂ ರಾಜನ್ ಕೃತಜ್ಞಾಯ ಹಿತಾಯ ಚ ।
ಸ್ವರ್ಗ್ಯಂ ಯಶಸ್ಯಮಾಯುಷ್ಯಂ ಪುಣ್ಯಂ ವೇದೇನ ಸಂಮಿತಮ್ ।
ಭೂತಸರ್ಗಮಿಮಂ ಸಮ್ಯಗ್ಜಾನತೋ ಭರತರ್ಷಭ ।
ಮರುತಾಂ ಚ ಶುಭಂ ಜನ್ಮ ಶೃಣ್ವತಃ ಪಠತೋಽಪಿ ವಾ ।
ನಾವೃತ್ತಿಭಯಮಸ್ತೀಹ ಪರಲೋಕಭಯಂ ಕುತಃ ॥ ೧೧೨ ॥

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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