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 109.82

कृष्णकेशः प्रवलयो जिष्णुः कृष्णश्च वर्णतः ।
चतुर्दंष्ट्रश्चतुर्बाहुश्चतुर्वेदषडङ्गवित् ॥ ८२ ॥

kṛṣṇakeśaḥ pravalayo jiṣṇuḥ kṛṣṇaśca varṇataḥ |
caturdaṃṣṭraścaturbāhuścaturvedaṣaḍaṅgavit || 82 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 109.82 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 (109.82). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Krishnakesha, Prava, Laya, Jishnu, Krishna, Varnatah, Caturdamshtra, Caturbahu, Caturveda, Shadangavid,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 109.82). 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: “kṛṣṇakeśaḥ pravalayo jiṣṇuḥ kṛṣṇaśca varṇataḥ
  • kṛṣṇakeśaḥ -
  • kṛṣṇakeśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prava -
  • prava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • layo* -
  • laya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    li (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • jiṣṇuḥ -
  • jiṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jiṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛṣṇaś -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • varṇataḥ -
  • varṇataḥ (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “caturdaṃṣṭraścaturbāhuścaturvedaṣaḍaṅgavit
  • caturdaṃṣṭraś -
  • caturdaṃṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • caturbāhuś -
  • caturbāhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    caturbāhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • caturveda -
  • caturveda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturveda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṣaḍaṅgavit -
  • ṣaḍaṅgavid (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ṣaḍaṅgavid (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 109.82

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 109.82 in Telugu sript:
కృష్ణకేశః ప్రవలయో జిష్ణుః కృష్ణశ్చ వర్ణతః ।
చతుర్దంష్ట్రశ్చతుర్బాహుశ్చతుర్వేదషడఙ్గవిత్ ॥ ౮౨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 109.82 in Gujarati sript:
કૃષ્ણકેશઃ પ્રવલયો જિષ્ણુઃ કૃષ્ણશ્ચ વર્ણતઃ ।
ચતુર્દંષ્ટ્રશ્ચતુર્બાહુશ્ચતુર્વેદષડઙ્ગવિત્ ॥ ૮૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 109.82 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃಷ್ಣಕೇಶಃ ಪ್ರವಲಯೋ ಜಿಷ್ಣುಃ ಕೃಷ್ಣಶ್ಚ ವರ್ಣತಃ ।
ಚತುರ್ದಂಷ್ಟ್ರಶ್ಚತುರ್ಬಾಹುಶ್ಚತುರ್ವೇದಷಡಙ್ಗವಿತ್ ॥ ೮೨ ॥

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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