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 21.12

रजिः पुत्रशतानीह जनयामास पञ्च वै ।
राजेयमिति विख्यातं क्षत्रमिन्द्रभयावहम् ॥ १२ ॥

rajiḥ putraśatānīha janayāmāsa pañca vai |
rājeyamiti vikhyātaṃ kṣatramindrabhayāvaham || 12 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 21.12 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 (21.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Raji, Putra, Shata, Iha, Panca, Rajeya, Iti, Vikhyata, Kshatra, Indra, Bhayavaha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 21.12). 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: “rajiḥ putraśatānīha janayāmāsa pañca vai
  • rajiḥ -
  • raji (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    raji (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • putra -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śatānī -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • janayāmā -
  • jan (verb class 10)
    [imperative active first plural]
    jan (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • pañca -
  • pañca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • Line 2: “rājeyamiti vikhyātaṃ kṣatramindrabhayāvaham
  • rājeyam -
  • rājeya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rājeya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rājeyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    rāj (verb class 1)
    [optative active first single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vikhyātam -
  • vikhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vikhyāta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vikhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kṣatram -
  • kṣatra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • indra -
  • indra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhayāvaham -
  • bhayāvaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhayāvaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhayāvahā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 21.12

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 21.12 in Telugu sript:
రజిః పుత్రశతానీహ జనయామాస పఞ్చ వై ।
రాజేయమితి విఖ్యాతం క్షత్రమిన్ద్రభయావహమ్ ॥ ౧౨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 21.12 in Gujarati sript:
રજિઃ પુત્રશતાનીહ જનયામાસ પઞ્ચ વૈ ।
રાજેયમિતિ વિખ્યાતં ક્ષત્રમિન્દ્રભયાવહમ્ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 21.12 in Kannada sript:
ರಜಿಃ ಪುತ್ರಶತಾನೀಹ ಜನಯಾಮಾಸ ಪಞ್ಚ ವೈ ।
ರಾಜೇಯಮಿತಿ ವಿಖ್ಯಾತಂ ಕ್ಷತ್ರಮಿನ್ದ್ರಭಯಾವಹಮ್ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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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