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 53.3

अद्यैव किं चिरेण स्म व्रजामः सह गोधनैः ।
यावद्वृकैर्वधं घोरं न नः सर्वो व्रजो व्रजेत् ॥ ३ ॥

adyaiva kiṃ cireṇa sma vrajāmaḥ saha godhanaiḥ |
yāvadvṛkairvadhaṃ ghoraṃ na naḥ sarvo vrajo vrajet || 3 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 53.3 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 (53.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adyaiva, Kim, Cirena, Cira, Sma, Saha, Godhana, Yavat, Vrika, Vadha, Ghoram, Ghora, Asmad, Sarva, Vraja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 53.3). 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: “adyaiva kiṃ cireṇa sma vrajāmaḥ saha godhanaiḥ
  • adyaiva -
  • adyaiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cireṇa -
  • cireṇa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    cira (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    cira (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sma -
  • sma (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • vrajāmaḥ -
  • vraj (verb class 1)
    [present active first plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • godhanaiḥ -
  • godhana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    godhana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “yāvadvṛkairvadhaṃ ghoraṃ na naḥ sarvo vrajo vrajet
  • yāvad -
  • yāvat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yāvat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yāvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vṛkair -
  • vṛka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • vadham -
  • vadha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vadhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ghoram -
  • ghoram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ghora (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ghora (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ghorā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • naḥ -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • sarvo* -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vrajo* -
  • vraja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vrajet -
  • vraj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 53.3

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 53.3 in Telugu sript:
అద్యైవ కిం చిరేణ స్మ వ్రజామః సహ గోధనైః ।
యావద్వృకైర్వధం ఘోరం న నః సర్వో వ్రజో వ్రజేత్ ॥ ౩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 53.3 in Gujarati sript:
અદ્યૈવ કિં ચિરેણ સ્મ વ્રજામઃ સહ ગોધનૈઃ ।
યાવદ્વૃકૈર્વધં ઘોરં ન નઃ સર્વો વ્રજો વ્રજેત્ ॥ ૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 53.3 in Kannada sript:
ಅದ್ಯೈವ ಕಿಂ ಚಿರೇಣ ಸ್ಮ ವ್ರಜಾಮಃ ಸಹ ಗೋಧನೈಃ ।
ಯಾವದ್ವೃಕೈರ್ವಧಂ ಘೋರಂ ನ ನಃ ಸರ್ವೋ ವ್ರಜೋ ವ್ರಜೇತ್ ॥ ೩ ॥

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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