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 59.52

बन्धुजीवाभिताम्रासु बद्धपङ्कवतीषु च ।
मनस्तिष्ठति कान्तासु चित्रासु वनराजिषु ॥ ५२ ॥

bandhujīvābhitāmrāsu baddhapaṅkavatīṣu ca |
manastiṣṭhati kāntāsu citrāsu vanarājiṣu || 52 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 59.52 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 (59.52). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bandhujivabhitamra, Baddhapankavat, Mana, Manas, Tishthat, Kanta, Citra, Vanaraji,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 59.52). 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: “bandhujīvābhitāmrāsu baddhapaṅkavatīṣu ca
  • bandhujīvābhitāmrāsu -
  • bandhujīvābhitāmrā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • baddhapaṅkavatī -
  • baddhapaṅkavat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    baddhapaṅkavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • iṣu -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “manastiṣṭhati kāntāsu citrāsu vanarājiṣu
  • manas -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • kāntāsu -
  • kāntā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    kam -> kāntā (participle, feminine)
    [locative plural from √kam class 1 verb]
  • citrāsu -
  • citrā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • vanarājiṣu -
  • vanarāji (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    vanarāji (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 59.52

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 59.52 in Telugu sript:
బన్ధుజీవాభితామ్రాసు బద్ధపఙ్కవతీషు చ ।
మనస్తిష్ఠతి కాన్తాసు చిత్రాసు వనరాజిషు ॥ ౫౨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 59.52 in Gujarati sript:
બન્ધુજીવાભિતામ્રાસુ બદ્ધપઙ્કવતીષુ ચ ।
મનસ્તિષ્ઠતિ કાન્તાસુ ચિત્રાસુ વનરાજિષુ ॥ ૫૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 59.52 in Kannada sript:
ಬನ್ಧುಜೀವಾಭಿತಾಮ್ರಾಸು ಬದ್ಧಪಙ್ಕವತೀಷು ಚ ।
ಮನಸ್ತಿಷ್ಠತಿ ಕಾನ್ತಾಸು ಚಿತ್ರಾಸು ವನರಾಜಿಷು ॥ ೫೨ ॥

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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