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 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2]

प्रवृत्तो जीवितार्थाय शंकरं प्रमुखे स्थितः ॥ ११५ ॥

pravṛtto jīvitārthāya śaṃkaraṃ pramukhe sthitaḥ || 115 ||

The English translation of Harivamsa Verse 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2] 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 (112.115 [commentary, 1469:2]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pravritta, Jivitartha, Shankara, Pramukhe, Pramukha, Sthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Harivamsa Verse 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2]). 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: “pravṛtto jīvitārthāya śaṃkaraṃ pramukhe sthitaḥ
  • pravṛtto* -
  • pravṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jīvitārthāya -
  • jīvitārtha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    jīvitārtha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • śaṅkaram -
  • śaṅkara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaṅkara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaṅkarā (noun, feminine)
  • pramukhe -
  • pramukhe (indeclinable)
    pramukha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pramukha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    pramukhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Harivamsa Verse 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2]

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 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2] in Telugu sript:
ప్రవృత్తో జీవితార్థాయ శంకరం ప్రముఖే స్థితః ॥ ౧౧౫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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


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Preview of verse 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2] in Gujarati sript:
પ્રવૃત્તો જીવિતાર્થાય શંકરં પ્રમુખે સ્થિતઃ ॥ ૧૧૫ ॥

Cover of edition (2021)

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

1568 pages

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Preview of verse 112.115 [commentary, 1469:2] in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರವೃತ್ತೋ ಜೀವಿತಾರ್ಥಾಯ ಶಂಕರಂ ಪ್ರಮುಖೇ ಸ್ಥಿತಃ ॥ ೧೧೫ ॥

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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