The Bhagavata Purana

by G. V. Tagare | 1950 | 780,972 words | ISBN-10: 8120838203 | ISBN-13: 9788120838208

Summary: The English translation of the Bhagavata Purana, one of the eighteen major puranas containing roughly 18,000 verses written in Sanskrit shloka format. This book covers a wide range of topics, including ancient Indian geography, history, religion, philosophy, mythology, etc. The Bhagavatapurana is interpreted by various schools of thought, e.g., Shankara, Ramanuja, Madhva, Nimbarka Vallabha and Chaitanya (Gaudiya Vaishnavism).

This edition includes annotations (footnotes) and the translation is based on the Sanskrit text of the Messrs Ksemaraja Srikrsnadasa (Khemraj Shrikrishnadas Shri Venkateshwar Press, Bombay).

The Bhagavata-Purana is also spelled as Bhāgavatapurāṇa (भागवतपुराण), Bhāgavatamahāpurāṇa (भागवतमहापुराण, bhagavatamahapurana), Śrīmad Bhāgavatam (श्रीमद् भागवतम्, srimad bhagavatam, shrimad), Śrīmadbhāgavatam (श्रीमद्भागवतम्, Shrimadbhagavatam, Srimadbhagavatam).


Contents of this online book ( + / - )

The full text of the The Bhagavata Purana in English is available here and publically accesible (free to read online). Of course, I would always recommend buying the book so you get the latest edition. You can see all this book’s content by visiting the pages in the below index:


Comment functionality currently not enabled
Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: