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 40.46

न खल्वकुशलं लोके वर्तते दानवोत्थितम् ।
नृणामायासजननं शीघ्रमिच्छामि वेदितुम् ॥ ४६ ॥

na khalvakuśalaṃ loke vartate dānavotthitam |
nṛṇāmāyāsajananaṃ śīghramicchāmi veditum || 46 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 40.46 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 (40.46). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Khalu, Khalva, Akushala, Loka, Vartat, Danava, Utthita, Ayasa, Janana, Shighram, Shighra,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 40.46). 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: “na khalvakuśalaṃ loke vartate dānavotthitam
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • khalva -
  • khalu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    khalva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khalu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    khalu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    khalu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • akuśalam -
  • akuśala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    akuśala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    akuśalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • loke -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    lok (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • vartate -
  • vṛt -> vartat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
    vṛt -> vartat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
    vṛt (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • dānavo -
  • dānava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dānava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • utthitam -
  • utthita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    utthita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    utthitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “nṛṇāmāyāsajananaṃ śīghramicchāmi veditum
  • nṛṇāmā -
  • nṝ (verb class 9)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • āyāsa -
  • āyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jananam -
  • janana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    janana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śīghram -
  • śīghram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    śīghra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śīghra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śīghrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • icchāmi -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • veditum -
  • vid -> veditum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vid]
    vid -> veditum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vid]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 40.46

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 40.46 in Telugu sript:
న ఖల్వకుశలం లోకే వర్తతే దానవోత్థితమ్ ।
నృణామాయాసజననం శీఘ్రమిచ్ఛామి వేదితుమ్ ॥ ౪౬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 40.46 in Gujarati sript:
ન ખલ્વકુશલં લોકે વર્તતે દાનવોત્થિતમ્ ।
નૃણામાયાસજનનં શીઘ્રમિચ્છામિ વેદિતુમ્ ॥ ૪૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 40.46 in Kannada sript:
ನ ಖಲ್ವಕುಶಲಂ ಲೋಕೇ ವರ್ತತೇ ದಾನವೋತ್ಥಿತಮ್ ।
ನೃಣಾಮಾಯಾಸಜನನಂ ಶೀಘ್ರಮಿಚ್ಛಾಮಿ ವೇದಿತುಮ್ ॥ ೪೬ ॥

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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