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.

vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etasminneva kāle tu jarāsaṃdhaḥ pratāpavān |
nṛpānudyojayāmāsa cedirājapriyepsayā || 1 ||
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yathārhaṃ ca yathāyogaṃ praśrayaṃ pradadau nṛpaḥ || 1 ||
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vivāhaṃ ghoṣayāmāsa śiśupālasya māgadhaḥ || 1 ||
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sarvamantaḥpuraṃ caiva vivāhe utsukaṃ kila || 1 ||
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śvobhūte tu vivāhasya caidyasyeti ca bhūmipāḥ || 1 ||
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saṃnaddhāḥ samapadyantāṃ vibhavaiḥ svairyathākramam || 1 ||
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śiśupālo'pi rājā tu varaveṣeṇa saṃyutaḥ || 1 ||
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kumārairātmatulyaiśca niyamastho'bhavattadā || 1 ||
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bhīṣmakasya sutāyāṃ vai rukmiṇyāṃ rukmabhūṣaṇaḥ |
śiśupālasya nṛpatervivāho bhavitā kila || 2 ||
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dantavaktrasya tanayaṃ suvaktramamitaujasam |
sahasrākṣasamaṃ yuddhe māyāsu ca viśāradam || 3 ||
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pauṇḍrasya vāsudevasya tathā putraṃ mahābalam |
sudevaṃ vīryasaṃpannaṃ pṛthagakṣauhiṇīpatim || 4 ||
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ekalavyasya putraṃ ca vīryavantaṃ balānvitam |
putraṃ ca pāṇḍyarājasya kaliṅgādhipatiṃ tathā || 5 ||
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kṛtāpriyaṃ ca kṛṣṇena veṇudāriṃ narādhipam |
aṃśumantaṃ tathā krāthaṃ śrutarvāṇaṃ ca bhārata || 6 ||
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nikṛttaśatruṃ kāliṅgaṃ gāndhārādhipatiṃ tathā |
paṭuśaṃ ca mahābāhuṃ kāśyādhipatimeva ca || 7 ||
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sabhārhān sakalān sarvāndhārtarāṣṭrānmahābalān || 7 ||
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vindānuvindāvāvantyau bāhlikān saha bāhlikaiḥ || 7 ||
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saṃśaptakāstu te sarve āsyandā yavanāstathā || 7 ||
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yavanasya sutaścāpi ārṣāyaṇastathā śakāḥ || 7 ||
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svabhāvaścandrahāsaśca pārasīkāstathāpare || 7 ||
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virāṭo drupadaścaiva jayadrathavidūrathau || 7 ||
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bhagadatto mahāsenaḥ śalaḥ śālvo mahābalaḥ || 7 ||
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bhūriśravā mahāsenaḥ kuntibhojaśca vīryavān || 7 ||
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akṣauhiṇīnāṃ ṣaṣṭiṃ ca saptādhikadaśānugāḥ || 7 ||
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svayaṃvarārthaṃ saṃprāptā bhojarājaniveśane || 7 ||
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janamejaya uvāca |
kasmindeśe nṛpo jajñe rukmī vedavidāṃ vara |
kasyāṇvavāye dyutimān saṃbhūto dvijasattama || 8 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
rājarṣeryādavasyāsīdvidarbho nāma vai sutaḥ |
vindhyasya dakṣiṇe pārśve vidarbhānyo nyaveśayat || 9 ||
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krathakaiśikamukhyāstu putrāstasya mahābalāḥ |
babhūvurvīryasaṃpannāḥ pṛthagvaṃśakarā nṛpāḥ || 10 ||
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tasyānvavāye bhīmasya vṛṣṇayo jajñire nṛpa |
krathasya tvaṃśumāṇ vaṃśe kaiśikasya tu bhīṣmakaḥ || 11 ||
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hiraṇyalometyāhuryaṃ dākṣiṇātyeśvaraṃ janāḥ |
agastyaguptāmāśāṃ yaḥ kuṇḍinastho'nvaśānnṛpaḥ |
rukmī tasyābhavatputro rukmiṇī ca viśāṃ pate || 12 ||
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rukmī cāstrāṇi divyāni drumātprāpa mahābalaḥ |
jāmadagnyāttatha rāmādbrāhmamastramavāptavān |
prāspardhatsaha kṛṣṇena nityamadbhutakarmaṇā || 13 ||
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rukmiṇī tvabhavad rājan rūpeṇāsadṛśī bhuvi |
cakame vāsudevastāṃ śravādeva mahādyutiḥ || 14 ||
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sa cābhilaṣitastasyāḥ śravādeva janārdanaḥ |
tejovīryabalopetaḥ sa me bhartā bhavediti || 15 ||
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tāṃ dadau na tu kṛṣṇāya rukmī dveṣānmahābalaḥ |
kaṃsasya vadhasaṃtāpātkṛṣṇāyāmitatejase |
yācamānāya kaṃsasya preṣyo'sāviti cintayan || 16 ||
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caidyasyārthe sunīthasya jarāsaṃdhastu bhūmipaḥ |
varayāmāsa tāṃ rājā bhīṣmakaṃ bhīmavikramam || 17 ||
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cedirājasya hi vasorāsītputro bṛhadrathaḥ |
magadheṣu purā yena nirmitaṃ tadgirivrajam || 18 ||
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tasyānvavāye jajñe'tha jarāsaṃdho mahābalaḥ |
vasoreva tadā vaṃśe damaghoṣo'pi cedirāṭ || 19 ||
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damaghoṣasya putrāstu pañca bhīmaparākramāḥ |
bhaginyāṃ vasudevasya śrutaśravasi jajñire || 20 ||
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śiśupālo daśagrīvo raibhyo'thopadiśo balī |
sarvāstrakuśalā vīrā vīryavanto mahābalāḥ || 21 ||
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jñāteḥ samānavaṃśasya sunīthaṃ pradadau sutam |
tasyānvavāye saṃbhūtā bahavo rājavaṃśajāḥ |
jarāsaṃdhasya rājendra damaghoṣo mahābalaḥ |
jarāsaṃdhaḥ svasutavaddadarśainaṃ jugopa ca || 22 ||
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jarāsaṃdhaṃ puraskṛtya vṛṣṇiśatruṃ mahābalam |
kṛtānyāgāṃsi caidyena vṛṣṇīnāṃ tatpriyaiṣiṇā || 23 ||
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jāmātā tvabhavattasya kaṃsastasmin hate yudhi |
kṛṣṇārthaṃ vairamabhavajjarāsaṃdhasya vṛṣṇibhiḥ || 24 ||
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bhīṣmakaṃ varayāmāsa sunīthārthe'tha rukmiṇīm |
tāṃ dadau bhīṣmakaścāpi śiśupālāya vīryavān || 25 ||
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tataścaidyamupādāya jarāsaṃdho narādhipaḥ |
yayau vidarbhān sahito dantavaktreṇa yāyinā || 26 ||
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anuyātaśca pauṇḍreṇa vāsudevena dhīmatā |
aṅgavaṅgakaliṅgānāmīśvaraḥ sa mahābalaḥ || 27 ||
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mānayiṣyaṃśca tān rukmī pratyudgamya narādhipān |
parayā pūjayopetānānināya purīṃ prati || 28 ||
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pitṛṣvasuḥ priyārthaṃ ca rāmakṛṣṇāv ubhāvapi |
prayayurvṛṣṇayaścānye rathaistatra balānvitāḥ || 29 ||
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dṛṣṭvā tānāgatān sarvānvāsudevapurogamān || 29 ||
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krathakaiśikabhartā tānpratigṛhya yathāvidhi |
pūjayāmāsa pūjārhānnyavasanta bahiśca te || 30 ||
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nyaveśayacca tān sarvānbhīṣmako nagarādbahiḥ || 30 ||
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sthite tasmiñjarāsaṃdhe ripau teṣāṃ mahātmani || 30 ||
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saṃbhārāścaiva sarvatra vivāhāya samāhṛtāḥ || 30 ||
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śaṅkhāśca paṭahāścaiva sasvanāḥ sarvatastadā || 30 ||
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brāhmaṇāśca samāyātā nānādigbhyastathaiva ca || 30 ||
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utthitāścaiva sarvatra dhvajāśca samalaṃkṛtāḥ || 30 ||
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śvobhāvini vivāhe tu rukmiṇī niryayau bahiḥ |
caturyujā rathenaindraṃ devatāyatanaṃ śubhā || 31 ||
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dāsīśatasahasraughairveṣṭitā tu jagāma ha || 31 ||
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ambikāpūjanārthāya pādacārī yathāsthiti || 31 ||
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indrāṇīmarcayiṣyantī kṛtakautukamaṅgalā |
dīpyamānena vapuṣā balena mahatā vṛtā || 32 ||
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keśavo me bhavedbhartā nānyaḥ kaścidbhavediti || 32 ||
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evaṃ manasi saṃsthāpya puṣpāñjalipuṭābhavat || 32 ||
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tāṃ dadarśa tataḥ kṛṣṇo lakṣmīṃ sākṣādiva sthitām |
rūpeṇāgryeṇa saṃpannāṃ devatāyatanāntike || 33 ||
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vahneriva śikhāṃ dīptāṃ māyāṃ bhūmigatāmiva |
pṛthivīmiva gambhīrāmutthitāṃ pṛthivītalāt || 34 ||
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marīcimiva somasya saumyāṃ strīvigrahāṃ bhuvi |
śriyamagryāmivāpadmāṃ bhaviśyāṃ śrīsahāyinīm |
kṛṣṇena manasā dṛṣṭāṃ durnirīkśyāṃ surairapi || 35 ||
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śyāmāvadātā sā hyāsītpṛthucārvāyatekṣaṇā |
tāmrauṣṭhanayanāpāṅgī pīnorujaghanastanī || 36 ||
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bṛhatī cārusarvāṅgī tanvī śaśinibhānanā |
tāmratuṅganakhī subhrūrnīlakuñcitamūrdhajā |
atyarthaṃ rūpataḥ kāntā pīnaśroṇipayodharā |
tīkṣṇaśuklaiḥ samairdantaiḥ prabhāsadbhiralaṃkṛtā || 37 ||
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ananyā pramadā loke rūpeṇa yaśasā śriyā |
rukmiṇī rūpiṇī devī pāṇḍurakṣaumavāsinī || 38 ||
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tāṃ dṛṣṭvā vavṛdhe kāmaḥ kṛṣṇasya śubhadarśanām |
haviṣevānalasyārcirmanastasyāṃ samādadhat || 39 ||
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rukmiṇī ca tadā devī dadṛśe kṛṣṇamīśvaram || 39 ||
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acintayacca sā devī dṛṣṭvā kṛṣṇamavasthitam || 39 ||
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so'yam viṣṇurjagannāthaḥ sākṣād rāmānujaḥ kṛtī || 39 ||
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asya cakraṃ sadā śaṅkhaṃ bhujayorubhayorapi || 39 ||
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śobhayetāṃ sadā tau tu daityadānavadāriṇau || 39 ||
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asya haste sthitaṃ śārṅgaṃ daityadānavabhīṣaṇam || 39 ||
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sadā bhāti mahaccāpaṃ loke khyātataraṃ hareḥ || 39 ||
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yamāśritya gadā devī sadā kaumodakīti sā || 39 ||
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daityadānavahantrī ca tadbhujopari dāruṇā || 39 ||
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yadanujñāṃ samāśritya khaḍgo nandakasaṃjñakaḥ || 39 ||
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ripūn hanti mahāvīryānasahyāndaivatairapi || 39 ||
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asya syādvāhanaṃ viṣṇorgarutmānpakṣipuṃgavaḥ || 39 ||
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śakrādīṃśca surāñjitvā jahārāmṛtamuttamam || 39 ||
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so'yam viṣṇurguruḥ sākṣādgopaveṣeṇa bhūṣitaḥ || 39 ||
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gopastrīstanabhāreṣu vijahāra yathāsukham || 39 ||
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yo nanarta hrade tasyā yamunāyāstadā hariḥ || 39 ||
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amathnātkāliyaṃ tasminviṣāgnijvālamālinam || 39 ||
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ayaṃ govardhanaṃ śailaṃ dadhāvekena bāhunā || 39 ||
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līlayā sa jagannātho kolakaṃ bālako yathā || 39 ||
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ayaṃ sa puṇḍarīkākṣo yo hayaṃ prajaghāna ha || 39 ||
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yaścāṇūraṃ mṛdhe hatvā kaṃsaṃ caiva mahābalam || 39 ||
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nanarta raṅge govindo gopaiḥ sārdhaṃ sayādavaiḥ || 39 ||
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ayaṃ sa yādavaśreṣṭhaḥ padmakañjalkalocanaḥ || 39 ||
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śyāmāvadātaḥ saśrīkaḥ sākṣādindrānujaḥ kṛtī || 39 ||
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yuvā kṛtī purāṇātmā padmākṣaḥ padmasaprabhaḥ || 39 ||
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so'yamadya jagannāthaḥ prāpto māmiha yādavaḥ || 39 ||
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amuṣya pādayoḥ padmamudvahāmi na saṃśayaḥ || 39 ||
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śuśrūṣāṃ pratiyokṣyāmi pādayoḥ padmasaṃjñayoḥ || 39 ||
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evaṃ vicintayitvā sā vavande tāṃ śacīṃ tadā || 39 ||
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rāmeṇa saha niścitya keśavaḥ sumahābalaḥ |
tatpramāthe'karodbuddhiṃ vṛṣṇibhyaḥ praṇidhāya ca || 40 ||
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kṛte tu devatākārye niṣkrāmantīṃ surālayāt |
unmathya sahasā kṛṣṇaḥ svaṃ nināya rathottamam || 41 ||
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vṛkṣamutpāṭya rāmo'pi jaghānāpatataḥ parān |
samanahyanta dāśārhāstadājñāya tu sarvaśaḥ || 42 ||
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te rathairvividhākāraiḥ samucchritamahādhvajaiḥ |
vājibhirvāraṇaiścāpi parivavrurhalāyudham || 43 ||
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ādāya rukmiṇīṃ kṛṣṇo jagāmāśu purīṃ prati |
rāme cāsajya taṃ bhāraṃ yuyudhāne ca vīryavān || 44 ||
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akrūre vipṛthau cāpi gade ca kṛtavarmaṇi |
cakradeve sunakṣatre sāraṇe ca mahābale || 45 ||
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nivṛttaśatrau vikrānte bhaṅgakāre vidūrathe |
ugrasenātmaje kaṅke śatadyumne ca keśavaḥ || 46 ||
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rājādhideve mṛdare prasene citrake tathā |
atidānte bṛhaddurge śvaphalke citrake pṛthau || 47 ||
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vṛṣṇyandhakeṣu cānyeṣu mukhyeṣu madhusūdanaḥ |
gurumāsajya taṃ bhāraṃ yayau dvāravatīṃ prati || 48 ||
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tataśca yādavāḥ sarve yuddhāya samupasthitāḥ || 48 ||
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dantavaktro jarāsaṃdhaḥ śiśupālaśca vīryavān |
saṃnaddhā niryayuḥ kruddhā jighāṃsanto janārdanam || 49 ||
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aṅgavaṅgakaliṅgaiśca sārdhaṃ pauṇḍraiśca vīryavān |
niryayau cedirājaḥ sa bhrātṛbhiḥ sumahārathaiḥ || 50 ||
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kva vāsudevaḥ kva ca gopakāste || 50 ||
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kuto nu rājā yaduvaṃśajanmanāṃ || 50 ||
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kuto nu rāmo madamattagarhitaḥ || 50 ||
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kuto nu vīro yudhi sātyakiḥ kila || 50 ||
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iti bruvanto nṛpasattamāstadā || 50 ||
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raṇāya yuktāḥ sabalāḥ samāgadhāḥ || 50 ||
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śaraiśca khaḍgairyudhi pātayanto || 50 ||
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mahārathā niryayurugravīryāḥ || 50 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyanaḥ |
atha sainye mahārāja māgadhasya mahātmanaḥ || 50 ||
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śaṅkhaduṃdubhayaścaiva sasvanuryuddhaśaṃsavaḥ || 50 ||
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yādavāśca mahārāja śaṅkhāndadhmuḥ pṛthakpṛthak || 50 ||
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bherīṇāṃ ca mṛdaṅgānāṃ jharjharīṇāṃ ca sarvaśaḥ || 50 ||
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nādāḥ samabhavantaśca yadūnāṃ sainyasaṃcaye || 50 ||
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tato yuddhaṃ samabhavatsenayorubhayorapi || 50 ||
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jarāsaṃdhapramukhato vṛṣṇayaḥ prathitāstadā || 50 ||
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tānpratyagṛhṇan saṃrabdhā vṛṣṇivīrā mahārathāḥ |
saṃkarṣaṇaṃ puraskṛtya vāsavaṃ maruto yathā || 51 ||
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āpatantaṃ hi vegena jarāsaṃdhaṃ mahābalam |
ṣaḍbhirvivyādha nārācairyuyudhāno mahāmṛdhe || 52 ||
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akrūro dantavaktraṃ tu vivyādha navabhiḥ śaraiḥ |
taṃ pratyavidhyatkārūṣo bāṇairdaśabhirāśugaiḥ || 53 ||
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vipṛthuḥ śiśupālaṃ tu śarairvivyādha saptabhiḥ |
aṣṭabhiḥ pratyavidhyattaṃ śiśupālaḥ pratāpavāṇ || 54 ||
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gaveśaṇo'pi caidyaṃ tu ṣaḍbhirvivyādha mārgaṇaiḥ |
anirdāntastathāṣṭābhirbṛhaddurgaśca pañcabhiḥ || 55 ||
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prativivyādha tāṃścaidyaḥ pañcabhiḥ pañcabhiḥ śaraiḥ |
jaghāna cāśvāṃścaturaścaturbhirvipṛthoḥ śaraiḥ || 56 ||
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bṛhaddurgasya bhallena śiraściccheda cārihā |
gaveṣaṇasya sūtaṃ ca prāhiṇodyamasādanam || 57 ||
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hatāśvaṃ sa rathaṃ tyakvā vipṛthustu mahābalaḥ |
āruroha rathaṃ kṣipraṃ bṛhaddurgasya vīryavān || 58 ||
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vipṛthoḥ sārathiścāpi gaveṣaṇarathaṃ drutam |
āruhya javanānaśvānniyantumupacakrame || 59 ||
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te kruddhāḥ śaravarṣeṇa sunīthaṃ samavākiran |
nṛtyantaṃ rathamārgeṣu cāpahastāḥ kalāpinaḥ || 60 ||
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cakradevo dantavaktraṃ bibhedorasi karṇinā |
paṭuśaṃ pañcaviṃśatyā vivyādha yudhi mārgaṇaiḥ || 61 ||
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tābhyāṃ sa viddho daśabhirbāṇairmarmātigaiḥ śitaiḥ |
tato balī cakradevaṃ bibheda daśabhiḥ śaraiḥ || 62 ||
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pañcabhiścāpi vivyādha so'vidūrādvidūratham |
vidūratho'pi taṃ ṣaḍbhirvivyādhājau śitaiḥ śaraiḥ || 63 ||
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dantavaktro'pi vivyādha bhānumantaṃ vidūratham || 63 ||
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triṃśatā pratyavidhyattaṃ balī bāṇairmahābalam |
kṛtavarmā bibhedājau rājaputraṃ tribhiḥ śaraiḥ || 64 ||
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nyahanatsārathiṃ cāsya dhvajaṃ ciccheda cocchritam |
prativivyādha taṃ kruddhaḥ pauṇḍraḥ ṣaḍbhiḥ śilīmukhaiḥ || 65 ||
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dhanuściccheda cāpyasya bhallenāyataparvaṇā |
nivṛttaśatruḥ kāliṅgaṃ bibheda niśitaiḥ śaraiḥ |
tomareṇāṃsadeśe taṃ nirbibheda kaliṅgarāṭ || 66 ||
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gajenāsādya kaṅkastu gajamaṅgasya vīryavān |
tomareṇa bibhedāṅgaṃ bibhedāṅgaśca taṃ śaraiḥ || 67 ||
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citrakaśca śvaphalkaśca satyakaśca mahārathaḥ |
kaliṅgasya tathānīkaṃ nārācairbibhiduḥ śitaiḥ || 68 ||
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visṛṣṭena drumeṇājau vaṅgarājasya kuñjaram |
jaghāna rāmaḥ samkruddho vaṅgarājaṃ ca saṃyuge || 69 ||
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taṃ hatvā rathamāruhya dhanurādāya vīryavān |
saṃkarṣaṇo jaghānograirnārācaiḥ kaiśikānbahūn || 70 ||
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ṣaḍbhirnihatya kārūṣānmaheṣvāsān sa vīryavān |
śataṃ jaghāna saṃkruddho māgadhānāṃ mahārathaḥ |
nihatya tānmahābāhurjarāsaṃdhaṃ tato'bhyayāt || 71 ||
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tamāpatantaṃ vivyādha nārācairmāgadhastribhiḥ |
taṃ bibhedāṣṭabhiḥ kruddho nārācairmusalāyudhaḥ |
ciccheda cāsya bhallena dhvajaṃ ratnavibhūṣitam || 72 ||
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cāpaṃ ca mahadāyattaṃ śaraireva halāyudhaḥ || 72 ||
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rathaṃ cāsya mahārāja tilaśaśca samāhanat || 72 ||
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sa cchinnadhanvā viratho gadāmādāya māgadhaḥ || 72 ||
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bibheda balabhadraṃ tu jaghāna ca punaḥ punaḥ || 72 ||
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rathaṃ ca cūrṇayāmāsa gadayāsya sa māgadhaḥ || 72 ||
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pātyamānād rathāttasmādavaplutya halāyudhaḥ || 72 ||
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sātyakestu rathaṃ prāyātsarvakṣatrasya paśyataḥ || 72 ||
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sātyakistu mahārāja śarairvivyādha māgadham || 72 ||
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baladevo mahārāja gadāṃ saṃgṛhya satvaram || 72 ||
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jaghāna māgadhaṃ saṃkhye vajreṇeva giriṃ hariḥ || 72 ||
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tad yuddhamabhavadghoraṃ teṣāṃ devāsuropamam |
anivāryaṃ śaraireva praharṣogho mahodadheḥ |
sṛjatāṃ śaravarṣāṇi nighnatāmitaretaram || 73 ||
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gajairgajā hi saṃkruddhāḥ saṃnipetuḥ sahasraśaḥ |
rathai rathāśca saṃrabdhāḥ sādibhiścāpi sādinaḥ || 74 ||
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padātayaḥ padātīṃśca śakticarmāsipāṇayaḥ |
chindantaścottamāṅgāni viceruryudhi te pṛthak || 75 ||
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asīnāṃ pātyamānānāṃ kavaceṣu mahāsvanaḥ |
śarāṇāṃ patatāṃ śabdaḥ pakṣiṇāmiva śuśruve || 76 ||
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bherīśaṅkhamṛdaṅgānāṃ veṇūnāṃ ca mṛdhe dhvanim |
jugūha ghoṣaḥ śastrāṇāṃ jyāghoṣaśca mahātmanāṃ || 77 ||
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taṃ prāvidhyata saptatyā bāṇairgāḍhaṃ janārdanaḥ || 77 ||
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yatamānaśca ciccheda dhvajaṃ cāsya mahābalaḥ || 77 ||
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jahāra ca śiraḥ kāyātsārathestasya vīryavān || 77 ||
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taṃ kṛchragatamājñāya parivavrurjanārdanam || 77 ||
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dākṣiṇātyā jighāṃsanto rājānaḥ sarva eva te || 77 ||
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tamaṃśumānmahābāhurvivyādha daśabhiḥ śaraiḥ || 77 ||
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śrutarvā pañcabhiḥ kruddho veṇudāriśca saptabhiḥ || 77 ||
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tato'ṃśumantaṃ govindo bibhedorasi vīryavān || 77 ||
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niṣasāda rathopasthe vyathitaḥ sa narādhipaḥ || 77 ||
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śrutarvaṇo jaghānāśvāṃścaturbhiścaturaḥ śaraiḥ || 77 ||
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veṇudārirdhvajaṃ chittvā bhujaṃ vivyādha dakṣiṇam || 77 ||
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tathaiva ca śrutarvāṇaṃ śarairvivyādha saptabhiḥ || 77 ||
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śiśriye ca dhvajaṃ śrānto nyaṣīdacca vyathānvitaḥ || 77 ||
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muñcantaḥ śaravarṣāṇi vāsudevaṃ tato'bhyayuḥ || 77 ||
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krathakaiśikamukhyāste rathavaṃśena sarvaśaḥ || 77 ||
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bāṇānbāṇaiśca ciccheda teṣāṃ yudhi janārdanaḥ || 77 ||
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jaghāna caiṣāṃ saṃrabdho yatamānānyatānbahūn || 77 ||
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punaranyāṃścatuḥṣaṣṭyā nijaghāna śitaiḥ śaraiḥ || 77 ||
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kruddhānāpatato vīro prādravattadbalaṃ tataḥ || 77 ||
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etasminnantare vīro balabhadro mahāyaśāḥ || 77 ||
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jaghāna gadayā vīraṃ jarāsaṃdhaṃ mahāmṛdhe || 77 ||
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mūrchāṃ jagāma rājā tu nipapāta ca bhūtale || 77 ||
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sātyakirvaṅgarājaṃ tu jaghāna niśitaiḥ śaraiḥ || 77 ||
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tatsainyaṃ vimukhaṃ cāsījjarāsaṃdhe patatyapi || 77 ||
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sātyakirbalabhadraśca jitvā yodhān sahasraśaḥ || 77 ||
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śaṅkhaṃ dadhmatū rājānau sarveṣāmagrataḥ sthitau || 77 ||
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tataśca vidrute sainye jarāsaṃdhe parājite || 77 ||
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tayoḥ śaṅkhadhvaniṃ śrutvā gacchanneva janārdanaḥ || 77 ||
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jitaṃ magadharājasya sainyaṃ bahunṛpāśrayam || 77 ||
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ityevaṃ cintayitvā tu vāsudevaḥ pratāpavān || 77 ||
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pāñcajanyaṃ mahāśaṅkhaṃ dadhmau yadukulodvahaḥ || 77 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Chapter 87

Cover of edition (2013)

Harivamsa Purana in 3 Volumes
by Shanti Lal Nagar (2013)

Text with English Notes and Index; [Eastern Book Linkers]

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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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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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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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