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.

vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
praśnabhāro mahāṃstāta tvayoktaḥ śārṅgadhanvani |
yathāśakti tu vakṣyāmi śrūyatāṃ vaiṣṇavaṃ yaśaḥ || 1 ||
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viṣṇoḥ prabhāvaśravaṇe diṣṭyā te matirutthitā |
hanta viṣṇoḥ samastāstvaṃ śṛṇu divyāḥ pravṛttayaḥ || 2 ||
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sahasrāsyaṃ sahasrākṣaṃ sahasracaraṇaṃ ca yam |
sahasraśirasaṃ devaṃ sahasrakaramavyayam || 3 ||
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sahasrayugaparyantaṃ sahasraparivatsaram || 3 ||
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sahasraśatadhā bhūtvā pralayaṃ kārayettu yaḥ || 3 ||
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sahasrajihvaṃ bhāsvantaṃ sahasramukuṭaṃ prabhum |
sahasradaṃ sahasrādiṃ sahasrabhujamavyayam || 4 ||
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savanaṃ havanaṃ caiva havyaṃ hotārameva ca |
pātrāṇi ca pavitrāṇi vediṃ dīkṣāṃ caruṃ sruvam || 5 ||
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sruksomaśūrpamupabhṛtprokṣaṇīṃ dakṣiṇāyanam |
adhvaryuṃ sāmagaṃ vipraṃ sadasyaṃ sadanaṃ savam || 6 ||
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yūpaṃ samitsruvaṃ darvīṃ camasolūkhalāni ca |
prāgvaṃśaṃ yajñabhūmiṃ ca hotāraṃ cayanaṃ ca yat || 7 ||
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hrasvānyatipramāṇāni sthāvarāṇi carāṇi ca |
prāyaścittāni cārghyaṃ ca sthaṇḍilāni kuśāṃstathā || 8 ||
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mantraṃ yajñavahaṃ vahniṃ bhāgaṃ bhāgavahaṃ ca yat |
agrebhujaṃ somabhujaṃ hutārciṣamudāyudham |
āhurvedavido viprā yaṃ yajñaṃ śāśvataṃ vibhum || 9 ||
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tasya viṣṇoḥ sureśasya śrīvatsāṅkasya dhīmataḥ |
prādurbhāvasahasrāṇi samatītānyanekaśaḥ |
sarvayajñamukhaṃ devaṃ sarvayajñapravartinam |
bhūyaścaiva bhaviṣyantītyevamāha pitāmahaḥ || 10 ||
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yatpṛcchasi mahārāja divyāṃ puṇyāṃ kathāṃ śubhām |
kimarthaṃ bhagavānviṣṇurvasudevakule'bhavat || 11 ||
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sureśo ripusūdanaḥ || 11c ||
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devalokaṃ samutsṛjya || 11c ||
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tatte'haṃ saṃpravakṣyāmi śṛṇu sarvamaśeṣataḥ |
vāsudevasya māhātmyaṃ caritaṃ ca mahādyuteḥ || 12 ||
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hitārthaṃ suramartyānāṃ lokānāṃ prabhavāya ca |
bahuśaḥ sarvabhūtātmā prādurbhavati kāryataḥ |
prādurbhāvāṃśca vakṣyāmi puṇyāndevaguṇairyutān || 13 ||
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chāndasībhirudārābhiḥ śrutibhiḥ samalaṃkṛtān || 13 ||
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śuciḥ prayatavāgbhūtvā nibodha janamejaya || 13 ||
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idaṃ purāṇaṃ paramaṃ puṇyaṃ vedaiśca saṃmitam || 13 ||
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hanta te kathayiṣyāmi viṣṇordivyāṃ kathāṃ śṛṇu || 13 ||
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yadā yadā hi dharmasya glānirbhavati bhārata || 13 ||
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dharmasaṃsthāpanārthāya tadā saṃbhavati prabhuḥ || 13 ||
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tasya hyekā mahārāja mūrtirbhavati sattama || 13 ||
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nityaṃ diviṣṭhā yā rājaṃstapaścarati duścaram || 13 ||
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dvitīyā cāsya śayane nidrāyogamupāyayau || 13 ||
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prajāsaṃhārasargārthaṃ kimadhyātmavicintakam || 13 ||
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suptvā yugasahasraṃ sa prādurbhavati kāryavān |
pūrṇe yugasahasre tu devadevo jagatpatiḥ || 14 ||
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pitāmaho lokapālāścandrādityau hutāśanaḥ || 14 ||
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brahmā ca kapilaścaiva parameṣṭhī tathaiva ca |
devāḥ saptarṣayaścaiva tryambakaśca mahāyaśāḥ || 15 ||
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vāyuḥ samudrāḥ śailāśca tasya dehe samāśritāḥ || 15 ||
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sanatkumāraśca mahānubhāvo manurmahātmā bhagavānprajākaraḥ |
purāṇadevo'tha purāṇi cakre pradīptavaiśvānaratulyatejāḥ || 16 ||
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yena cārṇavamadhyasthau naṣṭe sthāvarajaṃgame |
naṣṭe devāsuranare pranaṣṭoragarākṣase || 17 ||
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yoddhukāmau sudurdharṣau dānavau madhukaiṭabhau |
hatau prabhavatā tena tayordattvāmitaṃ varam || 18 ||
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purā kamalanābhasya svapataḥ sāgarāmbhasi |
puṣkare yatra saṃbhūtā devāḥ sarṣigaṇāḥ purā || 19 ||
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eṣa pauṣkarako nāma prādurbhāvaḥ prakīrtitaḥ |
purāṇaṃ kathyate yatra vedaśrutisamāhitam || 20 ||
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vārāhastu śrutisukhaḥ prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ |
yatra viṣṇuḥ suraśreṣṭho vārāhaṃ rūpamāsthitaḥ || 21 ||
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mahīṃ sāgaraparyantāṃ saśailavanakānanām || 21 ||
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vedapādo yūpadaṃṣṭraḥ kratudantaścitīmukhaḥ |
agnijihvo darbhalomā brahmaśīrṣo mahātapāḥ || 22 ||
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ahorātrekṣaṇo divyo vedāṅgaśrutibhūṣaṇaḥ |
ājyanāsaḥ sruvastuṇḍaḥ sāmaghoṣasvano mahān || 23 ||
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dharmasatyamayaḥ śrīmān kramavikramasatkṛtaḥ |
prāyaścittanakho dhīraḥ paśujānurmahāvṛṣaḥ || 24 ||
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udgātrāntro homaliṅgaḥ phalabījamahauṣadhiḥ |
vāyvantarātmā mantrasphigvikṛtaḥ somaśoṇitaḥ || 25 ||
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vediskandho havirgandho havyakavyātivegavān |
prāgvaṃśakāyo dyutimānnānādīkṣābhirācitaḥ || 26 ||
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dakṣiṇāhṛdayo yogī mahāsatramayo mahān |
upākarmeṣṭharucakaḥ pravargyāvartabhūṣaṇaḥ |
nānāchandogatipatho guhyopaniṣadāsanaḥ |
chāyāpatnīsahāyo vai maṇiśṛṅga ivocchritaḥ || 27 ||
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rasātalatale magnāṃ rasātalatalaṃ gataḥ || 27 ||
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mahīṃ sāgaraparyantāṃ saśailavanakānanām |
ekārṇavajale bhraṣṭāmekārṇavagatiḥ prabhuḥ || 28 ||
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pūrvaṃ lokahitārthāya daṃṭrābhyāmujjahāra gām || 28 ||
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tataḥ svasthānamānīya pṛthivīṃ pṛthivīśvaraḥ || 28 ||
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mumoca pūrvaṃ manasā dhārayitvā dharādharān || 28 ||
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sadyo jagāma nirvāṇaṃ medinī tasya dhāraṇāt || 28 ||
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cakāra ca namaskāraṃ tasmai devāya vedhase || 28 ||
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daṃṣṭrayā yaḥ samuddhṛtya lokānāṃ hitakāmyayā |
sahasraśīrṣo devādiścakāra jagatīṃ punaḥ || 29 ||
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evaṃ yajñavarāheṇa bhūtvā bhūtahitārthinā |
uddhṛtā pṛthivī devī sāgarāmbudharā purā || 30 ||
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vārāha eṣa kathito nārasiṃhamataḥ śṛṇu |
yatra bhūtvā mṛgendreṇa hiraṇyakaśipurhataḥ || 31 ||
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purā kṛtayuge rājan surārirbaladarpitaḥ |
daityānāmādipuruṣaścakāra tapa uttamam || 32 ||
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daśa varśasahasrāṇi śatāni daśa pañca ca |
jalopavāsastasyāsītsthānamaunadṛḍhavrataḥ || 33 ||
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tataḥ śamadamābhyāṃ ca brahmacaryeṇa cānagha |
brahmā prītamanāstasya tapasā niyamena ca || 34 ||
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taṃ vai svayaṃbhūrbhagavān svayamāgamya bhūpate |
vimānenārkavarṇena haṃsayuktena bhāsvatā || 35 ||
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ādityairvasubhiḥ sādhyairmarudbhirdaivataiḥ saha |
rudrairviśvasahāyaiśca yakṣarākṣasakiṃnaraiḥ || 36 ||
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diśābhirvidiśābhiśca nadībhiḥ sāgaraistathā |
nakṣatraiśca muhūrtaiśca khecaraiśca mahāgrahaiḥ || 37 ||
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devarṣibhistapovṛddhaiḥ siddhaiḥ saptarṣibhistathā |
rājarṣibhiḥ puṇyatamairgandharvairapsarogaṇaiḥ || 38 ||
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carācaraguruḥ śrīmānvṛtaḥ sarvaiḥ suraistathā |
brahmā brahmavidāṃ śreṣṭho daityaṃ vacanamabravīt || 39 ||
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prīto'smi tava bhaktasya tapasānena suvrata |
varaṃ varaya bhadraṃ te yatheṣṭaṃ kāmamāpnuhi || 40 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
na devāsuragandharvā na yakṣoragarākṣsāḥ |
na mānuṣāḥ piśācā vā hanyurmāṃ devasattama || 41 ||
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ṛṣayo vā na māṃ śāpaiḥ kruddhā lokapitāmaha |
śapeyustapasā yuktā varametaṃ vṛṇomyaham || 42 ||
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na śastreṇa na cāstreṇa giriṇā pādapena vā |
na śuṣkeṇa na cārdreṇa syānna cānyena me vadhaḥ || 43 ||
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pāṇiprahāreṇaikena sabhṛtyabalavāhanam || 43 ||
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yo māṃ nāśayituṃ śaktaḥ sa me mṛtyurbhaviṣyati || 43 ||
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nākāśe vā na bhūmau vā rātrau vā divase'pi vā || 43 ||
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nāntarvā na bahirvāpi syādvadho me pitāmaha || 43 ||
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paśubhirvā mṛgendrairvā pakṣibhirvā sarīsṛpaiḥ || 43 ||
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bhaveyamahamevārkaḥ somo vāyurhutāśanaḥ |
salilaṃ cāntarikṣaṃ ca nakṣatrāṇi diśo daśa || 44 ||
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ahaṃ krodhaśca kāmaśca varuṇo vāsavo yamaḥ |
dhanadaśca dhanādhyakṣo yakṣaḥ kiṃpuruṣādhipaḥ || 45 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
evamuktastu daityena svayaṃbhurbhagavāṃstadā || 45 ||
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uvāca daityarājaṃ taṃ prahasannṛpasattama || 45 ||
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na divā na ca rātrau vā na me mṛtyurbhaviṣyati || 45 ||
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brahmovāca |
ete divyā varāstāta mayā dattāstavādbhutāḥ |
sarvān kāmānimāṃstāta prāpsyasi tvaṃ na saṃśayaḥ || 46 ||
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evamuktvā tu bhagavāñjagāmākāśameva ha |
vairājaṃ brahmasadanaṃ brahmarṣigaṇasevitam || 47 ||
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śrutvā devā varaṃ taṃ ca dattaṃ salilayoninā || 47 ||
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vibhuṃ vijñāpayāmāsurdevāḥ śakrapurogamāḥ || 47 ||
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tato devāśca nāgāśca gandharvā munayastathā |
varapradānaṃ śrutvaiva pitāmahamupasthitāḥ || 48 ||
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devā ūcuḥ |
varadānena bhagavanvadhiṣyati sa no'suraḥ |
tatprasīdasva bhagavanvadho'sya pravicintyatām || 49 ||
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bhagavān sarvabhūtānāṃ svayaṃbhūrādikṛdvibhuḥ |
sraṣṭā ca havyakavyānāmavyaktaḥ prakṛtirdhruvaḥ || 50 ||
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tato lokahitaṃ vākyaṃ śrutvā devaḥ prajāpatiḥ |
provāca bhagavānvākyaṃ sarvāndevagaṇāṃstadā || 51 ||
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avaśyaṃ tridaśāstena prāptavyaṃ tapasaḥ phalam |
tapaso'nte'sya bhagavānvadhaṃ viṣṇuḥ kariṣyati || 52 ||
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etacchrutvā surāḥ sarve vākyaṃ paṅkajajanmanaḥ |
svāni sthānāni divyāni jagmuste vai mudā yutāḥ || 53 ||
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labdhamātre vare cāpi sarvāḥ so'bādhata prajāḥ |
hiraṇyakaśipurdaityo varadānena darpitaḥ || 54 ||
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āśrameṣu mahābhāgānmunīnvai saṃśitavratān |
satyadharmaratāndāntānpurā dharṣitavāṃstu saḥ || 55 ||
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devāṃstribhuvanasthāṃśca parājitya mahāsuraḥ |
trailokyaṃ vaśamānīya svarge vasati dānavaḥ || 56 ||
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yadā varamadonmatto nyavasaddānavo bhuvi |
yajñiyānakaroddaityānayajñīyāśca devatāḥ || 57 ||
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ādityāśca tataḥ sādhyā viśve'tha vasavastathā |
maruto'psarasaścaiva gandharvā brahmaviddvijāḥ |
ṛṣināgāḥ suparṇāśca ye cānye'pyevamādayaḥ |
śaraṇyaṃ śaraṇaṃ viṣṇumupatasthurmahābalam || 58 ||
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devaṃ brahmamayaṃ yajñaṃ brahmadevaṃ sanātanam |
bhūtabhavyabhaviṣyasya prabhuṃ lokanamaskṛtam |
nārāyaṇaṃ vibhuḥ devāḥ śaraṇyaṃ śaraṇyaṃ gatāḥ || 59 ||
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trāyasva no'dya deveśa hiraṇyakaśiporvadhāt |
tvaṃ hi na paramo devastvaṃ hi na paramo guruḥ |
tvaṃ hi naḥ paramo dhātā brahmādīnāṃ surottama || 60 ||
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utphullāmbujapatrākṣa śatrupakṣabhayāvaha |
kṣayāya ditivaṃśasya śaraṇaṃ tvaṃ bhavasva naḥ || 61 ||
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viṣṇuruvāca |
bhayaṃ tyajadhvamamarā abhayaṃ vo dadāmyaham |
tathaiva tridivaṃ devāḥ pratipadyata māciram || 62 ||
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eṣo'haṃ sagaṇaṃ daityaṃ varadānena darpitam |
avadhyamamarendrāṇāṃ dānavendraṃ nihanmi tam || 63 ||
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evamuktvā sa bhagavānvisṛjya tridaśeśvarān |
hiraṇyakaśipo rājannājagāma hariḥ sabhām || 64 ||
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sabhāṃ hiraṇyakaśiporjagāma harirīśvaraḥ || 64 ||
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narasya kṛtvārdhatanuṃ siṃhasyārdhatanuṃ tathā |
nārasiṃhena vapuṣā pāṇiṃ saṃspṛśya pāṇinā || 65 ||
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jīmūtaghanasaṃkāśo jīmūtaghananisvanaḥ |
jīmūtaghanadīptaujā jīmūta iva vegavān || 66 ||
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devādirditijānvīro nṛsiṃhaḥ samupādravat || 66 ||
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samutpatya nakhaistīkṣṇairvidārya nihato yudhi || 66 ||
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daityaṃ so'tibalaṃ dṛptaṃ dṛptaśārdūlavikramam |
dṛptairdaityagaṇairguptaṃ hatavānekapāṇinā || 67 ||
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nṛsiṃha eṣa kathito bhūyo'yaṃ vāmano'paraḥ |
yatra vāmanamāśritya rūpaṃ daityavināśanam || 68 ||
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balerbalavato yajñe balinā viṣṇunā purā |
vikramaistribhirakṣobhyāḥ kṣobhitāste mahāsurāḥ || 69 ||
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vipracittiḥ śibiḥ śaṅkurayaḥśaṅkustathaiva ca |
ayaḥśirā aśvaśirā hayagrīvaśca vīryavān |
vegavān ketumānugraḥ sogravyagro mahāsuraḥ || 70 ||
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puṣkaraḥ puṣkalaścaiva sāśvo'śvapatireva ca |
prahrādo'śvaśirāḥ kumbhaḥ saṃhrādo gaganapriyaḥ || 71 ||
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anuhrādo hariharau varāhaḥ saṃharo rujaḥ |
vepanaśca mahārathaḥ |
bṛhatkīrtirmahājihvaḥ |
śarabhaḥ śalabhaścaiva kupanaḥ kopanaḥ krathaḥ || 72 ||
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bṛhatkīrtirmahājihvaḥ śaṅkukarṇo mahāsvanaḥ |
dīrghajihvo'rkanayano mṛdupādo mṛdupriyaḥ || 73 ||
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vāyurgaviṣṭho namuciḥ śambaro vikṣaro mahān |
candrahantā krodhahantā krodhavardhana eva ca || 74 ||
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kālakaḥ kālakeyaśca vṛtraḥ krodho virocanaḥ |
gariṣṭhaśca variṣṭhaśca pralambanarakāv ubhau || 75 ||
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indratāpanavātāpī ketumānbaladarpitaḥ |
asilomā pulomā ca bāṣkalaḥ pramado madaḥ || 76 ||
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khasṛmaḥ kālavadanaḥ karālaḥ keśireva ca |
ekākṣaścandrahā rāhuḥ saṃhrādaḥ sṛmaraḥ svanaḥ || 77 ||
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śataghnīcakrahastāśca tathā parighapāṇayaḥ |
aśmayantrāyudhopetā bhiṇḍipālāyudhāstathā || 78 ||
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śūlolūkhalahastāśca paraśvadhadharāstathā |
pāśamudgarahastā vai tathā laguḍapāṇayaḥ || 79 ||
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mahāśilāpraharaṇāḥ śūlahastāśca dānavāḥ |
nānāpraharaṇā ghorā nānāveṣā mahājavāḥ || 80 ||
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kūrmakukkuṭavaktrāśca śaśolūkamukhāstathā |
kharoṣṭravadanāścaiva varāhavadanāstathā || 81 ||
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bhīmā makaravaktrāśca kroṣṭuvaktrāśca dānavāḥ |
ākhudarduravaktrāśca ghorā vṛkamukhāstathā || 82 ||
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mārjāraśaśavaktrāśca mahāvaktrāstathāpare |
nakrameṣānanāḥ śūrā gojāvimahiṣānanāḥ || 83 ||
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godhāśalyakavaktrāśca krauñcavaktrāstathāpare |
garuḍānanāḥ khaḍgamukhā mayūravadanāstathā || 84 ||
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gajendracarmavasanāstathā kṛṣṇājināmbarāḥ |
cīrasaṃvṛtagātrāśca tathā valkalavāsasaḥ || 85 ||
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uṣṇīṣiṇo mukuṭinastathā kuṇḍalino'surāḥ |
kirīṭino lambaśikhāḥ kambugrīvāḥ suvarcasaḥ |
nānāveṣadharā daityā nānāmālyānulepanāḥ || 86 ||
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svānyāyudhāni saṃgṛhya pradīptānīva tejasā |
kramamāṇaṃ hṛṣīkeśamupāvartanta sarvaśaḥ || 87 ||
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pramathya sarvāndaiteyānpādahastatalaistataḥ |
rūpaṃ kṛtvā mahābhīṃaṃ jahārāśu sa medinīm || 88 ||
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tasya vikramato bhūmiṃ candrādityau stanāntare |
nabhaḥ prakramamāṇasya nābhyāṃ kila samāsthitau || 89 ||
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paramākramamāṇasya jānubhyāṃ tau vyavasthitau |
viṣṇoramitavīryasya vadantyevaṃ dvijātayaḥ || 90 ||
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hṛtvā sa medinīṃ kṛtsnāṃ hatvā cāsurapuṃgavān |
dadau śakrāya vasudhāṃ viṣṇurbalavatāṃ varaḥ || 91 ||
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eṣa te vāmano nāma prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ |
vedavidbhirdvijairetatkathyate vaiṣṇavaṃ yaśaḥ || 92 ||
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bhūyo bhūtātmano viṣṇoḥ prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ |
dattātreya iti khyātaḥ kṣamayā parayā yutaḥ || 93 ||
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tena naṣṭeṣu deveṣu prakriyāsu makheṣu ca |
cāturvarṇye ca saṃkīrṇe dharme śithilatāṃ gate || 94 ||
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abhivardhati cādharme satye naṣṭe'nṛte sthite |
prajāsu śīryamāṇāsu dharme cākulatāṃ gate || 95 ||
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sayajñāḥ sakriyā vedāḥ pratyānītā hi tena vai |
cāturvarṇyamasaṃkīrṇaṃ kṛtaṃ tena mahātmanā || 96 ||
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tena hehayarājasya kārtavīryasya dhīmataḥ |
varadena varo datto dattātreyeṇa dhīmatā || 97 ||
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etadbāhudvayaṃ yatte tatte mama kṛte nṛpa |
śatāni daśa bāhūnāṃ bhaviṣyati na saṃśayaḥ || 98 ||
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pālayiṣyasi kṛtsnāṃ ca vasudhāṃ vasudheśvara |
durnirīkṣyo'rivṛndānāṃ yuddhasthaśca bhaviṣyasi || 99 ||
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eṣa te vaiṣṇavaḥ śrīmānprādurbhāvo'dbhutaḥ śubhaḥ |
kathito vai mahārāja yathāśrutamariṃdama |
bhūyaśca jāmadagnyo'yaṃ prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ || 100 ||
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yatra bāhusahasreṇa vismitaṃ durjayaṃ raṇe |
rāmo'rjunamanīkasthaṃ jaghāna nṛpatiṃ prabhuḥ || 101 ||
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rathasthaṃ pārthivaṃ rāmaḥ pātayitvārjunaṃ bhuvi |
dharṣayitvā yathākāmaṃ krośamānaṃ ca meghavat || 102 ||
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kṛtsnaṃ bāhusahasraṃ ca ciccheda bhṛgunandanaḥ |
paraśvadhena dīptena jñātibhiḥ sahitasya vai || 103 ||
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kīrṇā kṣatriyakoṭībhirmerumandarabhūṣaṇā |
triḥsaptakṛtvaḥ pṛthivī tena niḥkṣatriyā kṛtā || 104 ||
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kṛtvā niḥkṣatriyāṃ caiva bhārgavaḥ sumahātapāḥ |
sarvapāpavināśāya vājimedhena ceṣṭavān || 105 ||
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tasminyajñe mahādāne dakṣiṇāṃ bhṛgunandanaḥ |
mārīcāya dadau prītaḥ kaśyapāya vasuṃdharām || 106 ||
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vāruṇāṃsturagāñchubhrān rathaṃ ca rathināṃ varaḥ |
hiraṇyamakṣayaṃ dhenūrgajendrāṃśca mahāmatiḥ |
dadau tasminmahāyajñe vājimedhe mahāyaśāḥ || 107 ||
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adyāpi ca hitārthāya lokānāṃ bhṛgunandanaḥ |
caramāṇastapo dīptaṃ jāmadagnyaḥ punaḥ punaḥ |
tiṣṭhate devavacchrīmānmahendre parvatottame || 108 ||
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kṛṣṇājinottarīyaṃ ca jaṭāmakuṭamaṇḍalī || 108 ||
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eṣa viṣṇoḥ sureśasya śāśvatasyāvyayasya ca |
jāmadagnya iti khyātaḥ prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ || 109 ||
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caturviṃśe yuge cāpi viśvāmitrapuraḥsaraḥ |
jajñe daśarathasyātha putraḥ padmāyatekṣaṇaḥ || 110 ||
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kṛtvātmānaṃ mahābāhuścaturdhā prabhurīśvaraḥ |
loke rāma iti khyātastejasā bhāskaropamaḥ || 111 ||
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prasādanārthaṃ lokasya rakṣasāṃ nigrahāya ca |
dharmasya ca vivṛddhyarthaṃ jajñe tatra mahāyaśāḥ |
tamapyāhurmanuṣyendraṃ sarvabhūtapatestanum || 112 ||
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tasmai dattāni cāstrāṇi viśvāmitreṇa dhīmatā |
vadhārthaṃ devaśatrūṇāṃ durdharāṇi surairapi || 113 ||
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yajñavighnakarau yena munīnāṃ bhāvitātmanām |
mārīcaśca subāhuśca balena balināṃ varau |
nihatau ca nirāśau ca kṛtau tena mahātmanā || 114 ||
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vartamāne makhe yena janakasya mahātmanaḥ |
bhagnaṃ māheśvaraṃ cāpaṃ krīḍatā līlayā purā || 115 ||
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yaḥ samāḥ sarvadharmajñaścaturdaśa vane'vasat |
lakṣmaṇānucaro rāmaḥ sarvabhūtahite rataḥ || 116 ||
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rūpiṇī yasya pārśvasthā sīteti prathitā janaiḥ |
pūrvocitatvādyā lakṣmīrbhartāramanugacchati || 117 ||
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caturdaśa vane taptvā tapo varṣāṇi rāghavaḥ |
janasthāne vasan kāryaṃ tridaśānāṃ cakāra saḥ || 118 ||
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sītāyāḥ padamanvicchannijaghāna mahāmanāḥ |
virādhaṃ ca kabandhaṃ ca rākṣasau bhīmavikramau |
jaghāna puruṣavyāghrau gandharvau śāpavikṣatau || 119 ||
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hutāśanārkāṃśutaḍitprakāśaiḥ prataptajāmbūnadacitrapuṅkhaiḥ |
surendravajrāśanitulyasāraiḥ śaraiḥ śarīreṣu viyojitau balāt || 120 ||
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sugrīvasya kṛte yena vānarendro mahābalaḥ |
vālī vinihataḥ saṃkhye sugrīvaścābhiṣecitaḥ || 121 ||
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devāsuragaṇānāṃ hi yakṣarākṣasapakṣiṇām |
yatrāvadhyaṃ rākṣasendraṃ rāvaṇaṃ yudhi durjayam || 122 ||
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guptaṃ rākṣasakoṭībhirnīlāñjanacayopamam |
trailokyarāvaṇaṃ krūraṃ rākṣasaṃ rākṣaseśvaram || 123 ||
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durjaraṃ durdharaṃ dṛptaṃ śārdūlasamavikramam |
durnirīkṣyaṃ suragaṇairvaradānena darpitam || 124 ||
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jaghāna sacivaiḥ sārdhaṃ sasainyaṃ rāvaṇaṃ yudhi |
mahābhraghanasaṃkāśaṃ mahākāyaṃ mahābalam || 125 ||
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tamāgaskāriṇaṃ krūraṃ paulastyaṃ puruṣarṣabhaḥ |
sabhrātṛputrasacivaṃ sasainyaṃ krūraniścayam |
rāvaṇaṃ nijaghānāśu rāmo bhūtapatiḥ purā || 126 ||
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madhośca tanayo dṛpto lavaṇo nāma dānavaḥ |
hato madhuvane bhīmo varadatto mahāsuraḥ |
samare yuddhaśauṇḍena tathānye cāpi rākṣasāḥ || 127 ||
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etāni kṛtvā karmāṇi rāmo dharmabhṛtāṃ varaḥ |
daśāśvamedhāñjārūthyānājahāra nirargalān || 128 ||
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nāśrūyantāśubhā vāco nākulaṃ māruto vavau |
na vittaharaṇaṃ cāsīd rāme rājyaṃ praśāsati || 129 ||
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paryadevanna vidhavā nānarthaścābhavattadā |
sarvamāsījjagaddāntaṃ rāme rājyaṃ praśāsati || 130 ||
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na prāṇināṃ bhayaṃ cāsījjalānalavighātajam |
na ca sma vṛddhā bālānāṃ pretakāryāṇi kurvate || 131 ||
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brahma paryaccaratkṣatraṃ viśaḥ kṣatramanuvratāḥ |
śūdrāścaiva hi varṇāṃstrīñchuśrūṣantyanahaṃkṛtāḥ || 132 ||
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nāryo nātyacaranbhartṝnbhāryāṃ nātyacaratpatiḥ |
sarvamāsījjagaddāntaṃ nirdasyurabhavanmahī |
rāma eko'bhavadbhartā rāmaḥ pālayitābhavat || 133 ||
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āsanvarṣasahasrāṇi tathā putrasahasriṇaḥ |
arogāḥ prāṇinaścāsan rāme rājyaṃ praśāsati || 134 ||
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devatānāmṛṣīṇāṃ ca manuṣyāṇāṃ ca sarvaśaḥ |
pṛthivyāṃ sahavāso'bhūd rāme rājyaṃ praśāsati || 135 ||
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rāmo rāmo rāma iti prajānāmabhavatkathāḥ || 135 ||
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rāmārāmaṃ jagadbhūtaṃ rāme rājyaṃ praśāsati || 135 ||
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gāthā apyatra gāyanti ye purāṇavido janāḥ |
rāme nibaddhāstattvārthā māhātmyaṃ tasya dhīmataḥ || 136 ||
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śyāmo yuvā lohitākṣo dīptāsyo mitabhāṣitā |
ājānabāhuḥ sumukhaḥ siṃhaskandho mahābhujaḥ || 137 ||
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daśa varṣasahasrāṇi daśa varṣaśatāni ca |
ayodhyādhipatirbhūtvā rāmo rājyamakārayat || 138 ||
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ṛksāmayajuṣāṃ ghoṣo jyāghoṣaśca mahātmanaḥ |
avyucchinno'bhavad rāṣṭre dīyatāṃ bhujyatāmiti || 139 ||
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sattvavān guṇasaṃpanno dīpyamānaḥ svatejasā |
ati sūryaṃ ca candraṃ ca rāmo dāśarathirbabhau || 140 ||
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īje kratuśataiḥ puṇyaiḥ samāptavaradākṣiṇaiḥ |
hitvāyodhyāṃ divaṃ yāto rāghavo'saumahābalaḥ || 141 ||
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evameṣa mahābāhūrikṣvākukulanandanaḥ |
rāvaṇaṃ sagaṇaṃ hatvā divamācakrame prabhuḥ || 142 ||
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aparaḥ keśavasyāyaṃ prādurbhāvo mahātmanaḥ |
vikhyāto māthure kalpe sarvalokahitāya vai || 143 ||
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yatra sālvaṃ ca kaṃsaṃ ca maindaṃ dvividameva ca |
ariṣṭaṃ vṛṣabhaṃ keśiṃ pūtanāṃ daityadārikām || 144 ||
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nāgaṃ kuvalayāpīḍaṃ cāṇūraṃ muṣṭikaṃ tathā |
daityānmānuṣadehasthān sūdayāmāsa vīryavān || 145 ||
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chinnaṃ bāhusahasraṃ ca bāṇasyādbhutakarmaṇaḥ |
narakaśca hataḥ saṃkhye yavanaśca mahābalaḥ || 146 ||
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hṛtāni ca mahīpānāṃ sarvaratnāni tejasā |
durācārāśca nihatāḥ pārthivā ye mahītale || 147 ||
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navame dvāpare viṣṇuraṣṭāviṃśe purābhavat || 147 ||
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vedavyāsastadā jajñe jātūkarṇyapuraḥsaraḥ || 147 ||
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eko vedaścaturdhā tu kṛtastena mahātmanā || 147 ||
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janito bhārato vaṃśaḥ satyavatyāḥ sutena ca || 147 ||
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ete lokahitārthāya prādurbhāvā mahātmanaḥ |
atītāḥ kathitā rājan kathyante cāpyanāgatāḥ |
kalkī viṣṇuyaśā nāma bhūyaścotpatsyate prabhuḥ || 148 ||
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saṃbhalagrāmako dvijaḥ || 148 ||
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sarvalokahitārthāya || 148 ||
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daśamo bhāvyasaṃpanno yājñavalkyapuraḥsaraḥ || 148 ||
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kṣapayitvā ca tān sarvānbhāvinārthena coditān || 148 ||
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gaṅgāyamunayormadhye niṣṭhāṃ prāpsyati sānugaḥ || 148 ||
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tataḥ kāle vyatīte tu sāmātye sahasainike || 148 ||
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nṛpeṣvatha pranaṣteṣu tadā tvapragrahāḥ prajāḥ || 148 ||
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kṣaṇena nirvṛte caiva hatvā cānyonyamāhave || 148 ||
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parasparahṛtasvāśca nirākrandāḥ suduḥkhitāḥ || 148 ||
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evaṃ kaṣṭamanuprāptāḥ kalisaṃdhyāṃśake tadā || 148 ||
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prajāḥ kṣayaṃ prayāsyanti sārdhaṃ kaliyugena ha || 148 ||
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kṣīṇe kaliyuge tasmiṃstataḥ kṛtayugaṃ punaḥ || 148 ||
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prapatsyate yathānyāyaṃ svabhāvādeva nānyathā || 148 ||
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anukarṣan sa vai senāṃ hastyaśvarathasaṃkulām || 148 ||
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pragṛhītāyudhairviprairvṛtaḥ śatasahasraśaḥ || 148 ||
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niḥśeṣāñchuddharājāṃstāṃstadā sa tu kariṣyati || 148 ||
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pāṣaṇḍānmlecchajātīṃśca dasyūṃścaiva sahasraśaḥ || 148 ||
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nātyarthaṃ dhārmikā ye ca ye ca dharmadviṣaḥ kvacit || 148 ||
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udīcyā madhyadeśasthāḥ pārvatīyāstathaiva ca || 148 ||
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prācyānpratīcyāṃśca tathā vindhyapṛṣṭhaparānugān || 148 ||
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tathaiva dākṣiṇātyāṃśca draviḍān siṃhalaiḥ saha || 148 ||
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gāndhārānpāradāṃścaiva pahlavānyavanāñchakān || 148 ||
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tukhārānbarbarāṃścaiva śvānikāndaradān khaśān || 148 ||
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lambakāṃśca maruṃdhāṃśca kirātāṃścaiva sa prabhuḥ || 148 ||
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pravṛttacakro balavāndasyūnāmantako balī || 148 ||
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adhṛṣyaḥ sarvabhūtānāṃ pṛthivīṃ vicariṣyati || 148 ||
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mānuṣaḥ sa tu saṃjajñe devasyāgrasya dhīmataḥ || 148 ||
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pūrvajanmani viṣṇuḥ sa pramatirnāma vīryavān || 148 ||
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gātreṇa vai candramasaḥ pūrṇe kaliyuge'bhavat || 148 ||
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ityetā vāsudevasya daśa saṃbhūtayaḥ smṛtāḥ || 148 ||
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taṃ taṃ kālaṃ ca kāryaṃ ca taṃ tathoddeśakāriṇam || 148 ||
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aṃśena triṣu lokeṣu tāṃstānyonīnviśatyapi || 148 ||
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pañcaviṃśotthitaḥ kalkī pañcāśaccharadāṃ samāḥ || 148 ||
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vinighnan sarvabhūtāni mānuṣāṃścaiva sarvaśaḥ || 148 ||
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kṛtvā bījāvaśeṣāṃ tu mahīṃ krūreṇa karmaṇā || 148 ||
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saṃyodhayitvā ca khalānprāyastānapyadhārmikān || 148 ||
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tadeṣa vai tadā kalkī caritārthaḥ sasainikaḥ || 148 ||
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prajānāṃ sādhayitvā ca saṃsiddhārthaḥ punaḥ svayam || 148 ||
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vṛthānyonyaṃ prakupitān saṃhariṣyati mohitān || 148 ||
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purāṇi hatvā grāmāṃśca tadā duṣpragrahāḥ prajāḥ || 148 ||
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pranaṣṭaśrutidharmāśca naṣṭavarṇāśramāstathā || 148 ||
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hvasvā alpāyuṣaścaiva bhaviṣyanti kalau yuge || 148 ||
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saritparvatasevinyaḥ patramūlaphalāśanāḥ || 148 ||
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cīrapatrājinadharā gahvaraṃ ghoramāśritāḥ || 148 ||
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alpāyuṣo naṣṭavārtā bahubādhāḥ suduḥkhitāḥ || 148 ||
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ete cānye ca bahavo divyā devaguṇairyutāḥ |
prādurbhāvāḥ purāṇeṣu gīyante brahmavādibhiḥ || 149 ||
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yatra devā vimuhyanti prādurbhāvānukīrtane |
purāṇaṃ vartate yatra vedaśrutisamāhitam || 150 ||
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etaduddeśamātreṇa prādurbhāvānukīrtanam |
kīrtitaṃ kīrtanīyasya sarvalokaguroḥ prabhoḥ || 151 ||
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prīyante pitarastasya prādurbhāvānukīrtanāt |
viṣṇoramitavīryasya yaḥ śṛṇoti kṛtāñjaliḥ || 152 ||
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sarvapāpavinirmukto dhanaputrapaśūṃl labhet || 152 ||
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nāśubhaṃ vidyate tasya putravāndyutimānbhavet || 152 ||
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etāstu yogeśvarayogamāyāḥ śrutvā naro mucyati sarvapāpaiḥ |
ṛddhiṃ samṛddhiṃ vipulāṃśca bhogānprāpnoti śīghraṃ bhagavatprasādāt || 153 ||
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Cover of edition (2013)

Harivamsa Purana in 3 Volumes
by Shanti Lal Nagar (2013)

Text with English Notes and Index; [Eastern Book Linkers]

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Cover of edition (2012)

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by Ras Bihari Lal and Sons (2012)

Set of 10 Volumes; Transliterated Text with English Translation; [5425 pages]

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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

1568 pages

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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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