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 97.24

पीठं तथा महाबाहुः कंसामात्यं जनार्दनः ।
पैठिकं चासिलोमानं निजघान महाबलः ॥ २४ ॥

pīṭhaṃ tathā mahābāhuḥ kaṃsāmātyaṃ janārdanaḥ |
paiṭhikaṃ cāsilomānaṃ nijaghāna mahābalaḥ || 24 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 97.24 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 (97.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pitha, Tatha, Mahabahu, Atya, Janardana, Paithika, Asiloman, Nija, Gha, Mahabala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 97.24). 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: “pīṭhaṃ tathā mahābāhuḥ kaṃsāmātyaṃ janārdanaḥ
  • pīṭham -
  • pīṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pīṭha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • mahābāhuḥ -
  • mahābāhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mahābāhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaṃsāmā -
  • kaṃs (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • atyam -
  • atya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    atya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    atyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • janārdanaḥ -
  • janārdana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “paiṭhikaṃ cāsilomānaṃ nijaghāna mahābalaḥ
  • paiṭhikam -
  • paiṭhika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asilomānam -
  • asiloman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • nija -
  • nija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ghān -
  • gha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahābalaḥ -
  • mahābala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 97.24

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 97.24 in Telugu sript:
పీఠం తథా మహాబాహుః కంసామాత్యం జనార్దనః ।
పైఠికం చాసిలోమానం నిజఘాన మహాబలః ॥ ౨౪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

હરિવંશપુરાણ

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Preview of verse 97.24 in Gujarati sript:
પીઠં તથા મહાબાહુઃ કંસામાત્યં જનાર્દનઃ ।
પૈઠિકં ચાસિલોમાનં નિજઘાન મહાબલઃ ॥ ૨૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 97.24 in Kannada sript:
ಪೀಠಂ ತಥಾ ಮಹಾಬಾಹುಃ ಕಂಸಾಮಾತ್ಯಂ ಜನಾರ್ದನಃ ।
ಪೈಠಿಕಂ ಚಾಸಿಲೋಮಾನಂ ನಿಜಘಾನ ಮಹಾಬಲಃ ॥ ೨೪ ॥

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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