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 49.4

बाल्ये केलिकिलः सर्वो बाल्ये मूर्च्छन्त्यमानुषाः ।
बाल्ये चण्डतमः सर्वस्तत्र यत्नपरो भव ॥ ४ ॥

bālye kelikilaḥ sarvo bālye mūrcchantyamānuṣāḥ |
bālye caṇḍatamaḥ sarvastatra yatnaparo bhava || 4 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 49.4 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 (49.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Balya, Bali, Kelikila, Sarva, Sya, Anu, Sha, Tatra, Yatna, Parah, Para, Bhava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 49.4). 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: “bālye kelikilaḥ sarvo bālye mūrcchantyamānuṣāḥ
  • bālye -
  • bālya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bālī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • kelikilaḥ -
  • kelikila (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvo* -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bālye -
  • bālya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bālī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • mūrcchan -
  • mūrcchā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tyam -
  • sya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ānu -
  • ānu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ānu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ānu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ṣāḥ -
  • ṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “bālye caṇḍatamaḥ sarvastatra yatnaparo bhava
  • bālye -
  • bālya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bālī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • caṇḍatam -
  • caṇḍatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    caṇḍ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • sarvas -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • yatna -
  • yatna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paro* -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhava -
  • bhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 49.4

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 49.4 in Telugu sript:
బాల్యే కేలికిలః సర్వో బాల్యే మూర్చ్ఛన్త్యమానుషాః ।
బాల్యే చణ్డతమః సర్వస్తత్ర యత్నపరో భవ ॥ ౪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 49.4 in Gujarati sript:
બાલ્યે કેલિકિલઃ સર્વો બાલ્યે મૂર્ચ્છન્ત્યમાનુષાઃ ।
બાલ્યે ચણ્ડતમઃ સર્વસ્તત્ર યત્નપરો ભવ ॥ ૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 49.4 in Kannada sript:
ಬಾಲ್ಯೇ ಕೇಲಿಕಿಲಃ ಸರ್ವೋ ಬಾಲ್ಯೇ ಮೂರ್ಚ್ಛನ್ತ್ಯಮಾನುಷಾಃ ।
ಬಾಲ್ಯೇ ಚಣ್ಡತಮಃ ಸರ್ವಸ್ತತ್ರ ಯತ್ನಪರೋ ಭವ ॥ ೪ ॥

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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