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 24.16

आनकानां च संह्रादः सुमहानभवद्दिवि ।
पपात पुष्पवर्षं च शूरस्य भवने महत् ॥ १६ ॥

ānakānāṃ ca saṃhrādaḥ sumahānabhavaddivi |
papāta puṣpavarṣaṃ ca śūrasya bhavane mahat || 16 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 24.16 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 (24.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Anaka, Samhrada, Sumahat, Sumaha, Div, Divi, Pushpavarsha, Shura, Bhavana, Mahat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 24.16). 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: “ānakānāṃ ca saṃhrādaḥ sumahānabhavaddivi
  • ānakānām -
  • ānaka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    ānaka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    ānakā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃhrādaḥ -
  • saṃhrāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sumahān -
  • sumahat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sumaha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • abhavad -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • divi -
  • divi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    div (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “papāta puṣpavarṣaṃ ca śūrasya bhavane mahat
  • papāta -
  • (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second plural]
    pat (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    pat (verb class 4)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • puṣpavarṣam -
  • puṣpavarṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṣpavarṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śūrasya -
  • śūra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    śūra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • bhavane -
  • bhavana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhavana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • mahat -
  • atimahat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    mahat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 24.16

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 24.16 in Telugu sript:
ఆనకానాం చ సంహ్రాదః సుమహానభవద్దివి ।
పపాత పుష్పవర్షం చ శూరస్య భవనే మహత్ ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 24.16 in Gujarati sript:
આનકાનાં ચ સંહ્રાદઃ સુમહાનભવદ્દિવિ ।
પપાત પુષ્પવર્ષં ચ શૂરસ્ય ભવને મહત્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 24.16 in Kannada sript:
ಆನಕಾನಾಂ ಚ ಸಂಹ್ರಾದಃ ಸುಮಹಾನಭವದ್ದಿವಿ ।
ಪಪಾತ ಪುಷ್ಪವರ್ಷಂ ಚ ಶೂರಸ್ಯ ಭವನೇ ಮಹತ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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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