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 18.7

सत्यधर्मभृतां श्रेष्ठा दुर्विज्ञेयाकृतात्मभिः ।
योगा च योगपत्नी च योगमाता तथैव च ।
यथा ते कथितं पूर्वं पितृसर्गेषु वै मया ॥ ७ ॥

satyadharmabhṛtāṃ śreṣṭhā durvijñeyākṛtātmabhiḥ |
yogā ca yogapatnī ca yogamātā tathaiva ca |
yathā te kathitaṃ pūrvaṃ pitṛsargeṣu vai mayā || 7 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 18.7 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 (18.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Satyadharma, Satyadharman, Bhrit, Bhrita, Shreshtha, Durvijneya, Akritatman, Yoga, Yogapatni, Yogamatri, Tatha, Yatha, Tad, Yushmad, Kathita, Purvam, Purva, Pitrisarga, Maya, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 18.7). 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: “satyadharmabhṛtāṃ śreṣṭhā durvijñeyākṛtātmabhiḥ
  • satyadharma -
  • satyadharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    satyadharma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    satyadharman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    satyadharman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bhṛtām -
  • bhṛt (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    bhṛt (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    bhṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    bhṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third dual], [imperative middle third single]
  • śreṣṭhā* -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śreṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • durvijñeyā -
  • durvijñeya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    durvijñeya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    durvijñeyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akṛtātmabhiḥ -
  • akṛtātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    akṛtātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “yogā ca yogapatnī ca yogamātā tathaiva ca
  • yogā -
  • yogā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yogapatnī -
  • yogapatnī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yogamātā -
  • yogamātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 3: “yathā te kathitaṃ pūrvaṃ pitṛsargeṣu vai mayā
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • kathitam -
  • kathita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kathita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kathitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kath -> kathita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kath class 10 verb]
    kath -> kathita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kath class 10 verb], [accusative single from √kath class 10 verb]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pitṛsargeṣu -
  • pitṛsarga (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    pitṛsarga (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 18.7

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 18.7 in Telugu sript:
సత్యధర్మభృతాం శ్రేష్ఠా దుర్విజ్ఞేయాకృతాత్మభిః ।
యోగా చ యోగపత్నీ చ యోగమాతా తథైవ చ ।
యథా తే కథితం పూర్వం పితృసర్గేషు వై మయా ॥ ౭ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 18.7 in Gujarati sript:
સત્યધર્મભૃતાં શ્રેષ્ઠા દુર્વિજ્ઞેયાકૃતાત્મભિઃ ।
યોગા ચ યોગપત્ની ચ યોગમાતા તથૈવ ચ ।
યથા તે કથિતં પૂર્વં પિતૃસર્ગેષુ વૈ મયા ॥ ૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 18.7 in Kannada sript:
ಸತ್ಯಧರ್ಮಭೃತಾಂ ಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠಾ ದುರ್ವಿಜ್ಞೇಯಾಕೃತಾತ್ಮಭಿಃ ।
ಯೋಗಾ ಚ ಯೋಗಪತ್ನೀ ಚ ಯೋಗಮಾತಾ ತಥೈವ ಚ ।
ಯಥಾ ತೇ ಕಥಿತಂ ಪೂರ್ವಂ ಪಿತೃಸರ್ಗೇಷು ವೈ ಮಯಾ ॥ ೭ ॥

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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