Harivamsa Purana (Volume Nine)

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Harivamsa and Mahabharata are complementary to each other. Harivamsa especially describes the pastimes of the supreme Lord that took place after the battle at Kuruksetra including his pastimes of disappearance. Harivamsa is considered to be a supplement of Mahabharata. It is divided into three parts Harivamsa parva Visnu parva and Bhavisya Parva. Harivamsa parva has fifty five chapters Visnu parva has one hundred twenty eight chapters and bhavisya parva has one hundred thirty five chapters. Harivamsa consists of about sixteen thousand verses.

 

Contents

 

Chapter 59 vii
Glorification of Agni by Brhaspati 1
Chapter 60  
Prahlada Maharaja encourages Bali Maharaja 15
Chapter 61  
Indra Advised to desist from Further fighting with bali Maharaja 21
Chapter 62  
Bali Maharaja rules the three worlds and is favored by Laksmi devi 33
Chapter 63  
The Demigods travel to the assembly of lord Brahma 39
Chapter 64  
Lord Brahma instructs the demigods to perform austerities on the shore of the milk ocean 55
Chapter 65  
The Parama Stava prayers of Kasyapa Muni 63
Chapter 66  
The Appearance of lord Vamana 69
Chapter 67  
Lord Vamana enters the sacrifical arena of Bali Maharaja 77
Chapter 68  
Lord Vamana begs three steps of land from Bali Maharaja 97
Chapter 69  
Lord vamana defeats the demonds and delivers the kingdom of the three words to Indra. Bali Maharaja recites the moksa vimsaka prayers 117
Chapter 70  
Queen Rukmini asks lords krsna for a son and in response the Lord decides to visit Mahadeva at Mount Kailasa 151
Chapter 71  
Lord Krsna’s instructions to the assembled Yadavas 167
Chapter 72  
Lord Krsna’s instructions to Satyaki And Uddhava 177
Chapter 73  
Garuda takes Lord Krsna to badarikasrama 187
Chapter 74  
Description of Badarikasrama 199
Chapter 75  
Lord Krsna’s meditation is disturbed 207
Chapter 76  
Two ghosts approach Lord Krsna 215
Chapter 77  
The Ghost Ghanakarna engages in the devotional service of Lord Visnu 225
Chapter 78  
The Ghost Ghantakarna receives the darsana of Lord Visnu within his heart 253
Chapter 79  
Prayers of the ghost Ghantakarna to lord Krsna 261
Chapter 80  
The ghost Ghantakarna pleases Lord Krsna and thus attains perfection 277
Chapter 81  
Lord Krsna performs twelve years of austerities to please Lord Siva 287
Chapter 82  
Lord Siva arrives before lord Krsna as he performs austerities 295
Chapter 83  
Description of Lord Siva’s associates 303
Chapter 84  
Prayers of Lord Krsna to Lord Siva 309
Chapter 85  
Prayers of Lord Siva to Lord Krsna 323
Chapter 86  
Instructions of Lord Siva to the sages 345
Chapter 87  
Further instructions of Lord Siva to the sages 353
Chapter 88  
Paundraka addresses his assembly 365
Chapter 89  
Conversation of Narada Muni and Paundraka 371
Chapter 90  
Paundraka attacks Dvaraka 379
Chapter 91  
Battle between the Yadavas and Paundraka’s army 387
Chapter 92  
Satyaki comes to rescue the beleaguered Yadavas 397
Chapter 93  
Battle Between satyaki and paundraka 409
Chapter 94  
Satyaki and Paundraka engage in hand to hand combat 421
Chapter 95  
The Nisadas led by Ekalvya fight with lord Balarama 429
Chapter 96  
Four great warriors fight with clubs 437
Chapter 97  
Arrival of Lord Krsna at Dvaraka Lord Krsna and Paundraka exchange words 443
Chapter 98  
The Killing of Paundraka by Lord Krsna 457
Chapter 99  
Lord Krsna addresses the assembly of Yadavas 465
Chapter 100  
Further inquiries of king Janamejaya 473

 

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