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 6.30

राक्षसैश्च पिशाचैश्च पुनर्दुग्धा वसुंधरा ।
शावं कपालमादाय प्रजा भोक्तुं नरर्षभ ॥ ३० ॥

rākṣasaiśca piśācaiśca punardugdhā vasuṃdharā |
śāvaṃ kapālamādāya prajā bhoktuṃ nararṣabha || 30 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 6.30 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 (6.30). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rakshasa, Pishaca, Punar, Dugdha, Vasundhara, Shava, Kapala, Ada, Adaya, Praja, Prajas, Nara, Rishabha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 6.30). 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: “rākṣasaiśca piśācaiśca punardugdhā vasuṃdharā
  • rākṣasaiś -
  • rākṣasa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    rākṣasa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • piśācaiś -
  • piśāca (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • punar -
  • punar (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    punar (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • dugdhā* -
  • dugdha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dugdhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vasundharā -
  • vasundharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śāvaṃ kapālamādāya prajā bhoktuṃ nararṣabha
  • śāvam -
  • śāvā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śāva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śāva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kapālam -
  • kapāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kapāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kapālā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ādāya -
  • ādāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ādāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āda (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    āda (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • prajā* -
  • praja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    prajas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhoktum -
  • bhuj -> bhoktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √bhuj]
    bhuj -> bhoktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √bhuj]
    bhuj -> bhoktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √bhuj]
  • narar -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛṣabha -
  • ṛṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 6.30

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 6.30 in Telugu sript:
రాక్షసైశ్చ పిశాచైశ్చ పునర్దుగ్ధా వసుంధరా ।
శావం కపాలమాదాయ ప్రజా భోక్తుం నరర్షభ ॥ ౩౦ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 6.30 in Gujarati sript:
રાક્ષસૈશ્ચ પિશાચૈશ્ચ પુનર્દુગ્ધા વસુંધરા ।
શાવં કપાલમાદાય પ્રજા ભોક્તું નરર્ષભ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 6.30 in Kannada sript:
ರಾಕ್ಷಸೈಶ್ಚ ಪಿಶಾಚೈಶ್ಚ ಪುನರ್ದುಗ್ಧಾ ವಸುಂಧರಾ ।
ಶಾವಂ ಕಪಾಲಮಾದಾಯ ಪ್ರಜಾ ಭೋಕ್ತುಂ ನರರ್ಷಭ ॥ ೩೦ ॥

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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