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 97.16

एष चैकशतं हत्वा रणे राज्ञां महात्मनाम् ।
गान्धारीमावहद्धीमान्महिषीं प्रियदर्शनाम् ॥ १६ ॥

eṣa caikaśataṃ hatvā raṇe rājñāṃ mahātmanām |
gāndhārīmāvahaddhīmānmahiṣīṃ priyadarśanām || 16 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 97.16 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 (97.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Esha, Ekashata, Rana, Rajan, Mahatman, Mahatmana, Gandhari, Avahat, Idam, Mahishi, Priyadarshana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 97.16). 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: “eṣa caikaśataṃ hatvā raṇe rājñāṃ mahātmanām
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ekaśatam -
  • ekaśata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ekaśata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ekaśatā (noun, feminine)
  • hatvā -
  • han -> hatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √han]
    han -> hatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √han]
  • raṇe -
  • raṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    raṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • rājñām -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • mahātmanām -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “gāndhārīmāvahaddhīmānmahiṣīṃ priyadarśanām
  • gāndhārīm -
  • gāndhārī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ā -
  • ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ā (Preverb)
    a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • avahaddh -
  • avahat (noun, masculine)
    avahat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vah (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • imān -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • mahiṣīm -
  • mahiṣī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • priyadarśanām -
  • priyadarśanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 97.16

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 97.16 in Telugu sript:
ఏష చైకశతం హత్వా రణే రాజ్ఞాం మహాత్మనామ్ ।
గాన్ధారీమావహద్ధీమాన్మహిషీం ప్రియదర్శనామ్ ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 97.16 in Gujarati sript:
એષ ચૈકશતં હત્વા રણે રાજ્ઞાં મહાત્મનામ્ ।
ગાન્ધારીમાવહદ્ધીમાન્મહિષીં પ્રિયદર્શનામ્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 97.16 in Kannada sript:
ಏಷ ಚೈಕಶತಂ ಹತ್ವಾ ರಣೇ ರಾಜ್ಞಾಂ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಾಮ್ ।
ಗಾನ್ಧಾರೀಮಾವಹದ್ಧೀಮಾನ್ಮಹಿಷೀಂ ಪ್ರಿಯದರ್ಶನಾಮ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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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