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 81.51

चतुरङ्गबलं व्यूह्य जरासंधो व्यवस्थितः ।
अथाभ्ययाद् यदून् क्रुद्धः सह सर्वैर्नराधिपैः ।
प्रतिजग्मुर्दशार्हास्तं व्यूढानीकाः प्रहारिणः ॥ ५१ ॥

caturaṅgabalaṃ vyūhya jarāsaṃdho vyavasthitaḥ |
athābhyayād yadūn kruddhaḥ saha sarvairnarādhipaiḥ |
pratijagmurdaśārhāstaṃ vyūḍhānīkāḥ prahāriṇaḥ || 51 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 81.51 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 (81.51). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Caturangabala, Uhya, Jarasandha, Vyavasthita, Atha, Abhyaya, Yadu, Kruddha, Saha, Sarva, Naradhipa, Prati, Dasharha, Vyudha, Anika, Praharin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 81.51). 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: “caturaṅgabalaṃ vyūhya jarāsaṃdho vyavasthitaḥ
  • caturaṅgabalam -
  • caturaṅgabala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vyū -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [compound]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [compound]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ūhya -
  • ūhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ūhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ūh -> ūhya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ūh]
    ūh -> ūhya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ūh class 1 verb]
    ūh -> ūhya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ūh class 1 verb]
  • jarāsandho* -
  • jarāsandha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vyavasthitaḥ -
  • vyavasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “athābhyayād yadūn kruddhaḥ saha sarvairnarādhipaiḥ
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • abhyayād -
  • abhyaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yadūn -
  • yadu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kruddhaḥ -
  • kruddha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    krudh -> kruddha (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √krudh class 4 verb]
  • 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]
  • sarvair -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • narādhipaiḥ -
  • narādhipa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 3: “pratijagmurdaśārhāstaṃ vyūḍhānīkāḥ prahāriṇaḥ
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    prati (Preverb)
  • jagmur -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    gam (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    gam (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • daśārhās -
  • daśārha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vyūḍhā -
  • vyūḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vyūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vyūḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • anīkāḥ -
  • anīka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • prahāriṇaḥ -
  • prahārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    prahārin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 81.51

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 81.51 in Telugu sript:
చతురఙ్గబలం వ్యూహ్య జరాసంధో వ్యవస్థితః ।
అథాభ్యయాద్ యదూన్ క్రుద్ధః సహ సర్వైర్నరాధిపైః ।
ప్రతిజగ్ముర్దశార్హాస్తం వ్యూఢానీకాః ప్రహారిణః ॥ ౫౧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 81.51 in Gujarati sript:
ચતુરઙ્ગબલં વ્યૂહ્ય જરાસંધો વ્યવસ્થિતઃ ।
અથાભ્યયાદ્ યદૂન્ ક્રુદ્ધઃ સહ સર્વૈર્નરાધિપૈઃ ।
પ્રતિજગ્મુર્દશાર્હાસ્તં વ્યૂઢાનીકાઃ પ્રહારિણઃ ॥ ૫૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 81.51 in Kannada sript:
ಚತುರಙ್ಗಬಲಂ ವ್ಯೂಹ್ಯ ಜರಾಸಂಧೋ ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥಿತಃ ।
ಅಥಾಭ್ಯಯಾದ್ ಯದೂನ್ ಕ್ರುದ್ಧಃ ಸಹ ಸರ್ವೈರ್ನರಾಧಿಪೈಃ ।
ಪ್ರತಿಜಗ್ಮುರ್ದಶಾರ್ಹಾಸ್ತಂ ವ್ಯೂಢಾನೀಕಾಃ ಪ್ರಹಾರಿಣಃ ॥ ೫೧ ॥

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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