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 85.26

सामादयोऽभ्युपायाश्च विहितास्तस्य सर्वशः ।
मत्तो मदबलाभ्यां च युद्धमेव चिकीर्षति ।
एतावानिह वासश्च कथितो नारदेन मे ॥ २६ ॥

sāmādayo'bhyupāyāśca vihitāstasya sarvaśaḥ |
matto madabalābhyāṃ ca yuddhameva cikīrṣati |
etāvāniha vāsaśca kathito nāradena me || 26 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 85.26 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 (85.26). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sama, Aya, Ayas, Abhyupaya, Vihita, Tad, Sarvashah, Matta, Mada, Bala, Yuddha, Eva, Cikirshat, Etavat, Iha, Vasas, Vasa, Kathita, Narada, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 85.26). 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: “sāmādayo'bhyupāyāśca vihitāstasya sarvaśaḥ
  • sāmād -
  • sāma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sāma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ayo' -
  • ayas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • abhyupāyāś -
  • abhyupāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vihitās -
  • vihita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vihitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sarvaśaḥ -
  • sarvaśaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “matto madabalābhyāṃ ca yuddhameva cikīrṣati
  • matto* -
  • matta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mad -> matta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √mad class 1 verb], [nominative single from √mad class 3 verb], [nominative single from √mad class 4 verb]
  • mada -
  • mada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • balābhyām -
  • bala (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    bala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    balā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yuddham -
  • yuddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yuddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yuddhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    yudh -> yuddha (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 4 verb]
    yudh -> yuddha (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √yudh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 4 verb]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cikīrṣati -
  • kṛ -> cikīrṣat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> cikīrṣat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ (verb class 0)
    [present active third single]
  • Line 3: “etāvāniha vāsaśca kathito nāradena me
  • etāvān -
  • etāvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • vāsaś -
  • vāsas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kathito* -
  • kathita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kath -> kathita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kath class 10 verb]
  • nāradena -
  • nārada (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    nārada (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 85.26

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 85.26 in Telugu sript:
సామాదయోఽభ్యుపాయాశ్చ విహితాస్తస్య సర్వశః ।
మత్తో మదబలాభ్యాం చ యుద్ధమేవ చికీర్షతి ।
ఏతావానిహ వాసశ్చ కథితో నారదేన మే ॥ ౨౬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 85.26 in Gujarati sript:
સામાદયોઽભ્યુપાયાશ્ચ વિહિતાસ્તસ્ય સર્વશઃ ।
મત્તો મદબલાભ્યાં ચ યુદ્ધમેવ ચિકીર્ષતિ ।
એતાવાનિહ વાસશ્ચ કથિતો નારદેન મે ॥ ૨૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 85.26 in Kannada sript:
ಸಾಮಾದಯೋಽಭ್ಯುಪಾಯಾಶ್ಚ ವಿಹಿತಾಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ಸರ್ವಶಃ ।
ಮತ್ತೋ ಮದಬಲಾಭ್ಯಾಂ ಚ ಯುದ್ಧಮೇವ ಚಿಕೀರ್ಷತಿ ।
ಏತಾವಾನಿಹ ವಾಸಶ್ಚ ಕಥಿತೋ ನಾರದೇನ ಮೇ ॥ ೨೬ ॥

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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