Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 1 Chapter 22 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Padmapurana is a one of the largest of the eighteen Major Puranas containing roughly 50,000 metrical verses. Although popular for its inclusion of the Ramayana and large sections on pilgrimage guides this is also known for its dedication to both Shiva and Vishnu.

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bhīṣma uvāca |
bhūrlokotha bhuvarlokaḥ svarlokotha maharjanaḥ |
tapaḥ satyaṃ ca saptaite devalokāḥ prakīrttitāḥ || 1 ||
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paryāyeṇa tu sarveṣāmādhipatyaṃ kathaṃ bhavet |
ihaloke śubhaṃ rūpamāyurārogyameva ca || 2 ||
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lakṣmīśca vipulā brahmankathaṃ syātsurapūjita |
pulastya uvāca |
purā hutāśanaḥ sārddhaṃ mārutena mahītale || 3 ||
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ādiṣṭaḥ puruhūtena vināśāya suradviṣām |
nirdagdheṣu tatastena dānaveṣu sahasraśaḥ || 4 ||
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tārakaḥ kamalākṣaśca kāladaṃṣṭraḥ parāvasuḥ |
virocanastu saṃhrādaḥ prayātāste tadā vasan || 5 ||
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aṃtaḥsamudramāviśya sanniveśamakurvata |
aśaktā iti tepyagnimārutābhyāmupekṣitāḥ || 6 ||
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tataḥ prabhṛti vai devānmānuṣānsa bhujaṃgamān |
saṃpīḍya ca munīnsarvānpraviśaṃti punarjalam || 7 ||
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evaṃ yugasahasrāṇi te vīrāḥ sapta paṃca ca |
jaladurgabalādrājanpīḍayaṃti jagattrayam || 8 ||
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tataḥ punaratho vahnimārutāvamarādhipaḥ |
ādideśācirādaṃbu nidhireṣa viśoṣyatām || 9 ||
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yasmādasmaddviṣāṃ caiṣa śaraṇaṃ varuṇālayaḥ |
tasmādbhavadbhyāmadyaiva śoṣameṣa praṇīyatām || 10 ||
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tāvūcatustataḥ śakraṃ mayaśambarasūdanam |
adharma eṣa deveṃdra sāgarasya vināśanam || 11 ||
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yasmājjīvanikāyasya mahataḥ saṃkṣayo bhavet |
tasmādupāyamanyaṃ tu samāśraya puraṃdara || 12 ||
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yasya yojanamātrepi jīvakoṭi śatāni ca |
nivasaṃti suraśreṣṭha sa kathaṃ nāśamarhati || 13 ||
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evamuktaḥ sureṃdrastu krodhasaṃraktalocanaḥ |
uvācedaṃ vaco roṣādamarāvagnimārutau || 14 ||
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na dharmādharmasaṃyogaṃ prāpnuvaṃtyamarāḥ kvacit |
bhavaṃtau tu viśeṣeṇa mahātmānau ca tiṣṭhataḥ || 15 ||
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mamājñā na kṛtā yasmānmārutena samaṃ tvayā |
muṃnivrataparo bhūtvā parigṛhya kalevaram || 16 ||
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dharmārthaśāstrarahitāṃ yoniṃ prati vibhāvaso |
tasmādekena vapuṣā munirūpeṇa mānuṣe || 17 ||
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mārutena samaṃ loke tava janma bhaviṣyati |
yadā tu mānuṣatvepi tvayā gaṃḍūṣaśoṣitaḥ || 18 ||
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bhaviṣyatyudadhirvahne tadā devatvamāpsyasi |
itīṃdraśāpātpatitau tatkṣaṇāttau mahītale || 19 ||
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avāptavaṃtau dehe ca kuṃbhājjanma tatobhavat |
mitrāvaruṇayorvīryādvasiṣṭhaścātmajobhavat || 20 ||
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tatogastya ugratapā babhūva munisattamaḥ |
asmādbhrātuḥ sa vai bhrātā vasiṣṭhasyānujo muniḥ || 21 ||
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bhīṣma uvāca |
kathaṃ ca mitrāvaruṇau pitarāvasya tau smṛtau |
janma kuṃbhādagastyasya yathābhūttadvadādhunā || 22 ||
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pulastya uvāca |
purā purāṇapuruṣaḥ kadācidgaṃdhamādane |
bhūtvā dharmasuto viṣṇuścacāra vipulaṃ tapaḥ || 23 ||
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tapasā cāsya bhītena vighnārthe preṣitāvubhau |
śakreṇa mādhavānaṃgāvapsarogaṇasaṃyutau || 24 ||
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yadā ca gītavādyena bhāvahāvādinā hariḥ |
na kāmamādhavābhyāṃ ca mohaṃ netumaśakyata || 25 ||
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tadā kāmamadhustrīṇāṃ viṣādamabhajadgaṇaḥ |
saṃkṣobhāyata tasteṣāmūrudeśānnarāgrajaḥ || 26 ||
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nārīmutpādayāmāsa trailokyasyāpi mohinīm |
saṃmohitāstayā devāstau tu caiva surāvubhau || 27 ||
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apsarāṇāṃ samakṣaṃ hi devānāmabravīddhariḥ |
urvaśīti ca nāmneyaṃ loke khyātiṃ gamiṣyati || 28 ||
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tataḥ kāmayamānena mitreṇāhūyatorvaśī |
proktā māṃ ramayasveti bāḍhamityabravīcca sā || 29 ||
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gacchaṃtī tu tataḥ sūryalokamiṃdīvarekṣaṇā |
varuṇena vṛtā paścādvacanaṃ tamabhāṣata || 30 ||
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mitreṇāhaṃ vṛtā pūrvaṃ mama sūryaḥ patiḥ prabho |
uvāca varuṇaścittaṃ mayi saṃnyasya gamyatām || 31 ||
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gatāyāṃ bāḍhamityuktvā mitraḥ śāpamadādatha |
adyaiva mānuṣe loke gaccha somasutātmajam || 32 ||
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bhajasveti yato mithyā dharma eṣa tvayā kṛtaḥ |
jalakuṃbhe tato vīryaṃ mitreṇa varuṇena ca || 33 ||
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prakṣiptamatha saṃjātau dvāveva munisattamau |
nimirnāma nṛpaḥ strībhiḥ purā dyūtamadīvyata || 34 ||
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tadaṃtarebhyājagāma vasiṣṭho brahmasaṃbhavaḥ |
tasya pūjāmakurvāṇaṃ śaśāpa sa munirnṛpam || 35 ||
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videhastvaṃ bhavasveti śaptastenāpyasau muniḥ |
anyonyaśāpādubhayorviśarīre tu tejasī || 36 ||
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jagmatuśśāpanāśāya brahmāṇaṃ jagataḥ patim |
atha brahmasamādeśāllocaneṣvavasannimiḥ || 37 ||
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nimeṣāḥ syuścalokānāṃ tadviśrāmāya pārthiva |
vasiṣṭhopyabhavattasmiñjalakuṃbhe ca pūrvavat || 38 ||
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tato jātaścaturbāhuḥ sākṣasūtrakamaṃḍaluḥ |
agastya iti śāṃtātmā babhūva ṛṣisattamaḥ || 39 ||
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malayasyaikadeśe tu vaikhānasa vidhānataḥ |
sabhāryaḥ saṃvṛto vipraistapaścakre suduṣkaram || 40 ||
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tataḥ kālena mahatā tārakādinipīḍitam |
jagadvīkṣyasakopena pītavānvaruṇālayam || 41 ||
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tatosya varadāssarve babhūvuḥ śaṃkarādayaḥ |
brahmāviṣṇuśca bhagavānvaradānāya jagmatuḥ || 42 ||
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varaṃ vṛṇīśva bhadraṃ te yaścābhīṣṭotra vai mune |
agastya uvāca |
yāvadbrahmasahasrāṇāṃ paṃcaviṃśatikoṭayaḥ || 43 ||
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vaimāniko bhaviṣyāmi dakṣiṇāṃbaravartmani |
madvimānodayātkuryādyaḥ kaścitpūjanaṃ mama || 44 ||
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sa saptalokādhipatiḥ paryāyeṇa bhaviṣyati |
yastvāśramaṃ puṣkare tu mannāmnā parikīrtayet || 45 ||
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sa caiva puṇyatāṃ yātu vara eṣa vṛto mayā |
śrāddhaṃ ye'tra kariṣyaṃti piṃḍapūrvaṃ tu bhaktitaḥ || 46 ||
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teṣāṃ pitṛgaṇāssarve mayā saha divi sthitāḥ |
etatkālaṃ vasiṣyaṃti eṣa eva varo mama || 47 ||
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evamastviti tepyuktvā jagmurdevā yathāgatam |
tasmādarghaḥ pradātavyo hyagastyāya sadā budhaiḥ || 48 ||
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bhīṣma uvāca |
kathamarghapradānaṃ ca kartavyaṃ tasya vai muneḥ |
vidhānaṃ yadagastyasya pūjane tadvadasva me || 49 ||
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pulastya uvāca |
pratyūṣa samaye vidvānkuryādasyodaye niśi |
snānaṃ śuklatilaistadvacchuklamālyāṃbaro gṛhī || 50 ||
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sthāpayedavraṇaṃ kuṃbhaṃ mālyavastravibhūṣitam |
paṃcaratnasamāyuktaṃ ghṛtapātreṇasaṃyutam || 51 ||
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aṃguṣṭhamātraṃ puruṣaṃ tathaiva suvarṇamadhyāyatabāhudaṃḍam |
caturbhujaṃ kuṃbhamukhe nidhāya dhānyāni saptācalasaṃyutāni || 52 ||
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sakāṃsyapātrākṣataśuklayuktaṃ maṃtreṇa dadyāddvijapuṃgavāya |
utkṣipya kuṃbhoparidīrghabāhumananyacetā yamadiṅmukhastham || 53 ||
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śvetāṃ ca dadyādyadiśaktirasti raupyaiḥ khurairhemamukhīṃ savatsāṃ |
dhenuṃ naraḥ kṣīravatīṃ praṇamya sragvastraghaṃṭābharāṇāṃ dvijāya || 54 ||
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āsaptarātrādudaye nṛpāsya dātavyametatsakalaṃ nareṇa |
yāvatsamāssaptadaśātha vā syurathorddhvamapyatra vadaṃti kecit || 55 ||
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kāśapuṣpapratīkāśa agnimārutasaṃbhava |
mitrāvaruṇayoḥ putra kuṃbhayone namostu te || 56 ||
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pratyabdaṃ ca phalatyāgamevaṃ kurvannasīdati |
homaṃ kṛtvā tataḥ paścādvartayenmānavaḥ phalam || 57 ||
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anenavidhinā yastu pumānarghaṃ nivedayet arghya |
imaṃ lokamavāpnoti rūpārogyaphalapradam || 58 ||
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dvitīyena bhuvarlokaṃ svarlokaṃ ca tataḥ param |
saptaiva lokānāpnoti saptārghānyaḥ prayacchati || 59 ||
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iti paṭhati śṛṇoti yo hi samyakcaritamagastyasamarcanaṃ ca paśyet |
matimapi ca dadāti sopi viṣṇorbhavanagataḥ paripūjyatemaraughaiḥ || 60 ||
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bhīṣma uvāca |
saubhāgyārogyaphaladamamitrakṣayakārakam |
bhuktimuktipradaṃ yacca tanme brūhi mahāmate || 61 ||
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pulastya uvāca |
yadumāyā purā deva uvācāṃdhakasūdanaḥ |
kathāsu saṃpravṛttāsu dharmyāsu lalitāsu ca || 62 ||
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tadidānīṃ pravakṣyāmi bhuktimuktiphalapradam |
gauryuvāca |
dattaḥ śāpo hi sāvitryā mahyaṃ lakṣmyai sureśvara || 63 ||
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yathā lakṣmīpradhānatvamahaṃ yāmi tathā vada |
śaṃkara uvāca |
śuṇuṣvāvahitā devi tathaivānyatsvayaṃkṛtam || 64 ||
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narāṇāmatha nārīṇāmārādhanamanuttamam |
nabhasye vātha vaiśākhe puṇye mārgaśirasyatha || 65 ||
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śuklapakṣe tṛtīyāyāṃ snātaḥ sa gaurasarṣapaiḥ |
gorocanaṃ sagomūtraṃ godugdhaṃ ca ghṛtaṃ tathā || 66 ||
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dadhicaṃdanasaṃmiśraṃ lalāṭe tilakaṃ nyaset |
saubhāgyārogyakṛdyasmātsadā ca lalitāpriyam || 67 ||
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pratipakṣaṃ tṛtīyāyāṃ pumānvāpi suvāsinī |
dhārayedraktavastrāṇi kusumāni sitāni ca || 68 ||
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vidhavā śuklavastraṃ vai tvekameva hi dhārayet |
kumārī śukla sūkṣme ca paridadhyāttu vāsasī || 69 ||
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devīṃ ca paṃcagavyena tataḥ kṣīreṇa kevalaṃ |
snāpayenmadhunā tadvatpuṣpagaṃdhodakena tu || 70 ||
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pūjayecchuklapuṣpaistu phalairnānāvidhairapi |
dhānyalājādilavaṇaguḍakṣīraghṛtānvitaiḥ || 71 ||
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śuklākṣatatilairarcā kāryā devi sadā tvayā |
pādayorarcanaṃ kuryātpratipakṣaṃ varānane || 72 ||
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varadāyai namaḥ pādau tathā gulphau śriyai namaḥ |
aśokāyai namo jaṃghe pārvatyai jānunī tathā || 73 ||
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ūrū māṃgalyakāriṇyai vāmadevyai tathā kaṭim |
padmodarāyai jaṭharaṃ namaḥ kaṃṭhe śriyai namaḥ || 74 ||
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karau saubhāgyadāyinyai bāhū ca sumukhaśriyai |
mukhaṃ darpavināśinyai smaradāyai smitaṃ punaḥ || 75 ||
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gauryai namastathānāsāmutpalāyai ca locane |
tuṣṭyai lalāṭamalakaṃ kātyāyanyai namaḥ śiraḥ || 76 ||
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namo goryyai namaḥ puṣṭyai namaḥ kāṃtyai namaḥ śriyai |
raṃbhāyai lalitāyai ca vāmadevyai namo namaḥ || 77 ||
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evaṃ saṃpūjya vidhivadagrataḥ padmamālikhet |
patraiḥ ṣoḍaśabhiryuktaṃ krameṇaiva sakarṇikam || 78 ||
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pūrveṇa vinyasedgaurīmaparṇāṃ ca tataḥ param |
bhavānīṃ dakṣiṇe tadvadrudrāṇīṃ ca tataḥ param || 79 ||
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vinyasetpaścime bhāge saumyāṃ madanavāsinīm |
vāyavye pāṭalāmugrāmuttareṇa tathā umām || 80 ||
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sādhyāṃ pathyāṃ tathā saumyāṃ maṃgalāṃ kumadāṃ satīm |
bhadrāṃ ca madhye saṃsthāpya lalitāṃ karṇikopari || 81 ||
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kusumairakṣatādbhirvā namaskāreṇa vinyaset |
gītamaṃgalaghoṣaṃ ca kārayitvā suvāsinīm || 82 ||
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pūjayedraktavāsobhī raktamālyānulepanaiḥ |
siṃdūraṃ snānacūrṇaṃ ca tāsāṃ śirasi pātayet || 83 ||
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siṃdūraṃ kuṃkumaṃ snānamatīveṣṭaṃ yatastataḥ |
tathopadeṣṭāramapi pūjayedyatnato gurum || 84 ||
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na pūjyate gururyatra sarvāstatrāphalāḥ kriyāḥ |
japyaiśca pūjayedgaurīmutpalairasitaiḥ sadā || 85 ||
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baṃdhujīvaiḥ priye pūjyā kārtike māsi yatnataḥ |
jātīpuṣpairmārgaśire pauṣe pītaiḥ kuraṃṭakaiḥ || 86 ||
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kuṃdaiḥ kumudapuṣpaiśca devīṃ māghepi pūjayet |
siṃduvāreṇa jātyā vā phālgunepyarcayennaraḥ || 87 ||
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caitre tu mallikāśokairvaiśākhe gaṃdhapāṭalaiḥ |
jyeṣṭhe kamalamaṃdārairāṣāḍhe ca jalāṃbujaiḥ || 88 ||
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maṃdārairatha mālatyā śrāvaṇe pūjayetsadā |
gomūtraṃ gomayaṃ kṣīraṃ dadhisarpiḥ kuśodakam || 89 ||
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bilvapatrārkakusumāṃbuja gośṛṃgavāri ca |
paṃcagavyaṃ ca bilvaṃ ca prāśayetkramaśaḥ sadā || 90 ||
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etadbhādrapadādau tu prāśanaṃ samudāhṛtam |
pratipakṣaṃ ca mithunaṃ tṛtīyāyāṃ varānane || 91 ||
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bhojayitvārcayedbhaktyā vastramālyānulepanaiḥ |
puṃsaḥ pītāṃbare dadyātstriyāḥ kauśeyavāsasī || 92 ||
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niṣpāva jīralavaṇamikṣudaṃḍa guḍānvitam |
striyai dadyātphalaṃ puṃsaḥ suvarṇotpalasaṃyutam || 93 ||
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yathā na devi devastvāṃ saṃparityajya gacchati |
tathā māmuddharāśeṣa duḥkhasaṃsārasāgarāt || 94 ||
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kumudā vimalā naṃdā bhavānī vasudhā śivā |
lalitā kamalā gaurī satī rambhātha pārvatī || 95 ||
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nabhasyādiṣu māseṣu prīyatāmityudīrayet |
vratāṃte śayanaṃ dadyātsuvarṇakamalānvitam || 96 ||
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mithunāni caturviśaddvādaśātha samarcayet |
aṣṭāvaṣṭāthavā bhūyaścaturmāsetha vārcayet || 97 ||
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pūrvaṃ datvātha gurave paścādanyānsamarcayet |
uktānantatṛtīyaiṣā sadānaṃtaphalapradā || 98 ||
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sarvapāpaharā devī saubhāgyārogyavardhinī |
na cainaṃ vittaśāṭhyena kadācidapi laṃghayet || 99 ||
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naro vā yadi vā nārī sopavāsavrataṃ caret |
garbhiṇī sūtikā naktaṃ kumārī vātha rogiṇī || 100 ||
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yadā'śuddhā tadānyena kārayetprayatā svayam |
imāmanaṃtaphaladāṃ yastṛtīyāṃ samācaret || 101 ||
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kalpakoṭiśataṃ sāgraṃ śivaloke mahīyate |
vittahīnopi kurvīta yāvadvarṣamupoṣaṇam || 102 ||
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puṣpamaṃtravidhāne sopi tatphalamāpnuyāt |
nārī vā kurute yā tu ātmanaḥ śubhamicchatī || 103 ||
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janmapauruṣamāpnoti gauryanugrahakāritam |
iti paṭhati śṛṇoti vā ya itthaṃ giritanayāvratamiṃdralokasaṃsthaḥ || 104 ||
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matimapi ca dadāti yopi devairamaravadhūjanakinnaraiḥ sa pūjyaḥ |
anyāmapi pravakṣyāmi tṛtīyāṃ pāpanāśinīm || 105 ||
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rasakalyāṇinīmetāṃ purākalpabhavā viduḥ |
māghemāsi tu saṃprāpya tṛtīyāṃ śuklapakṣataḥ || 106 ||
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prātargaṃdhena payasā tilaiḥ snānaṃ samācaret |
snāpayenmadhunā devīṃ tathaivekṣurasena tu || 107 ||
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gaṃdhodakena ca punaḥ pūjanaṃ kuṃkumena tu |
dakṣiṇāṃgāni saṃpūjya tato vāmāni pūjayet || 108 ||
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lalitāyai padaṃ devyai vāmagulphau tatorcayet |
jaṃghe jānu tathā śāṃtyai tathaivoruṃ śriyai namaḥ || 109 ||
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madālasāyai ca kaṭimamalāyai tathodaram |
stanau madanavāsinyai kumudāyai ca kaṃdharām || 110 ||
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bhujaṃ bhujāgraṃ mādhavyai kamalāyai sukhasmite |
bhrūlalāṭaṃ ca rudrāṇyai śaṃkarāyai tathālakaṃ || 111 ||
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madanāyai lalāṭaṃ tu mohanāyai punarbhruvau |
netre caṃdrārdhadhāriṇyai tuṣṭyai ca vadanaṃ punaḥ || 112 ||
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utkaṃṭhinyai namaḥ kaṃṭhamamṛtāyai namastanum |
raṃbhāyai ca mahābāhū viśokāyai namaḥ karau || 113 ||
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hṛdayaṃ manmathāhvāyai pāṭalāyai tathodaraṃ |
kaṭiṃ suratavāsinyai tathorū paṃkajaśriyai || 114 ||
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jānujaṃghe namo gauryai gulphau śāṃtyai tathārcayet |
dharādharāyai pādau tu viśvakāyai namaḥ śiraḥ || 115 ||
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namo bhavānyai kāminyai vāsudevyai jagacchriyai |
ānaṃdadāyai naṃdāyai subhadrāyai namonamaḥ || 116 ||
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evaṃ saṃpūjya vidhivaddvijadāṃpatyamarcayet |
bhojayittvā tathānnena madhureṇa vimatsaraḥ || 117 ||
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samodakaṃ vārikuṃbhaṃ śuklāṃbarayugadvayaṃ |
dattvā suvarṇakamalaṃ gaṃdhamālyairathārcayet || 118 ||
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prīyatāmatra kumudā gṛhṇīyāllavaṇavratam |
anena vidhinā devīṃ māsimāsi sadārcayet || 119 ||
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lavaṇaṃ varjayenmāghe phālgune ca guḍaṃ punaḥ |
navanītaṃ tathā caitre varjyaṃ madhu ca mādhave || 120 ||
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pānīyaṃ jyeṣṭhamāse tu tathāṣāḍhe ca jīrakaṃ |
śrāvaṇe varjayetkṣīraṃ dadhi bhādrapade tathā || 121 ||
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ghṛtamāśvayuje tadvadūrje varjyaṃ ca mākṣikaṃ |
dhānyākaṃ mārgaśīrṣe tu pauṣe varjyā ca śarkarā || 122 ||
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vratāṃte karakaṃ pūrṇameteṣāṃ māsimāsi ca |
dadyādvikālavelāyāṃ bhakṣyapātreṇa saṃyutaṃ || 123 ||
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laḍḍukāssevakāścaiva saṃyāvamatha pūrikā |
nārikā ghṛtapūrṇāśca piṣṭapūrṇā ca naṃdikī || 124 ||
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kṣīraśākaṃ ca dadhyannaṃ piṃḍaśākaṃ tathaiva ca |
māghādau kramaśo dadyādetāni karakopari || 125 ||
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kumudā mādhavī raṃbhā subhadrā ca śivā jayā |
lalitā kamalānaṃgā maṃgalā rati lālasā || 126 ||
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kramānmāghādimāseṣu prīyatāmiti kīrtayet |
sarvatra paṃcagavyaṃ ca prāśanaṃ samudāhṛtaṃ || 127 ||
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upavāsī bhavennityamaśaktau naktamiṣyate |
kuryādevamidaṃ nārī rasakalyāṇinī vrataṃ || 128 ||
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punarmāghe ca saṃprāpte śarkarā kalaśopari |
kṛtvā tu kāṃcanīṃ gaurīṃ paṃcaratnasamanvitāṃ || 129 ||
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svakīyāṃguṣṭhamātraṃ ca sākṣasūtrakamaṃḍaluṃ |
caturbhujāmiṃduyutāṃ sitanetrapaṭāvṛtāṃ || 130 ||
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tadvadgomithunaṃ caiva suvarṇasya sitāṃbaraṃ |
savastraṃ bhājanaṃ dadyādbhavānī prīyatāmiti || 131 ||
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anenavidhinā yastu rasakalyāṇinīvrataṃ |
kuryācca sarvapāpebhyastatkṣaṇādeva mucyate || 132 ||
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bhavānāṃ ca sahasraṃ tu na duḥkhī jāyate kvacit |
agniṣṭomasahasreṇa yatphalaṃ tadavāpnuyāt || 133 ||
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nārī vā kurute yā tu kumārī vā varānane |
vidhavā ca varākī vā sāpi tatphalabhāginī || 134 ||
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saubhāgyārogyasaṃpannā gaurīloke mahīyate |
iti paṭhati ya itthaṃ yaḥ śṛṇoti prasaṃgāt |
sakalakaluṣamuktaḥ pārvatīlokameti || 135 ||
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matimapi ca vidhatte yo narāṇāṃ priyārthaṃ |
vibudhapatijanānāṃ lokagaḥ syādamoghaḥ |
tathaivānyāṃ pravakṣyāmi tṛtīyāṃ pāpanāśinīm || 136 ||
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nāmnā ca lokavikhyātāmagryānaṃdakarīmimāṃ |
yadā śuklatṛtīyāyāmaṣāḍharkṣaṃ bhavetkvacit || 137 ||
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brahmarkṣaṃ vātha ca maghā hasto mūlamathāpi vā |
darbhagaṃdhodakaiḥ snānaṃ tadā samyaksamācaret || 138 ||
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śuklamālyāṃbaradharaḥ śuklagaṃdhānulepanaḥ |
bhavānīmarcayedbhaktyā śuklapuṣpaiḥ sugaṃdhibhiḥ || 139 ||
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mahādevaṃ ca sakalamupaviṣṭaṃ mahāsane |
vāsudevyai namaḥ pādau śaṃkarāyai namo hareḥ || 140 ||
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jaṃgheśokavināśinyai mānadāyai namaḥ prabhoḥ |
raṃbhāyai pūjayedūrū śivāya ca pinākine || 141 ||
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ānaṃdinyai kaṭiṃ devyāḥ śūlinaśśūlapāṇaye |
mādhavyai ca tathā nābhimatha śaṃbhorbhavāya vai || 142 ||
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stanau cānaṃdakāriṇyai śaṃkarasyeṃdudhāriṇe |
utkaṃṭhinyai namaḥ kaṃṭhaṃ nīlakaṃṭhāya vai hareḥ || 143 ||
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karāvutpaladhāriṇyai rudrāya jagataḥ prabho |
bāhū ca pariraṃbhiṇyai nṛtyaprītāya vai hareḥ || 144 ||
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devyā mukhaṃ vilāsinyai vṛṣabhāya punarvibhoḥ |
smitaṃ ca smaraṇīyāyai viśvavaktrāya vai vibhoḥ || 145 ||
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netre maṃdāravāsinyai viśvadhāmne triśūlinaḥ |
bhruvau nṛtyapriyāyai ca śaṃbhorvai pāśaśūline || 146 ||
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devyā lalāṭamiṃdrāṇyai vṛṣavāhāya vai vibhoḥ |
svāhāyai makuṭaṃ devyā vibho gaṃgādharāya vai || 147 ||
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viśvakāyau viśvabhujau viśvapādamukhau śivau |
prasannavaradau vaṃde pārvatīparameśvarau || 148 ||
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evaṃ saṃpūjya vidhivadagrataḥ śivayoḥ punaḥ |
padmotpalāni rajasā nānāvarṇena kārayet || 149 ||
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śaṃkhacakre sakaṭake svastikaṃ śubhakārakam |
yāvaṃtaḥ pāṃsavastatra rajasaḥ patitā bhuvi || 150 ||
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tāvadvarṣasahasrāṇi śivaloke mahīyate |
catvāri ghṛtapātrāṇi sahiraṇyāni śaktitaḥ || 151 ||
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datvā dvijāya karakamudakena samanvitam |
pratipakṣaṃ caturmāsaṃ yāvadetānnivedayet || 152 ||
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tatastu caturo māsānpūrvavatkarakopari |
catvāri ghṛtapātrāṇi tilapātrāṇyaṃnaṃtaraṃ || 153 ||
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gaṃdhodakaṃ puṣpavāri caṃdanaṃ kuṅkumodakaṃ |
apakvaṃ dadhidugdhaṃ ca gośṛṃgodakameva ca || 154 ||
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abdodakaṃ tathā vārikuṣṭhacūrṇānvitaṃ punaḥ |
uśīrasalilaṃ caiva yavacūrṇodakaṃ punaḥ || 155 ||
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tilodakaṃ ca saṃprāśyasvapenmārgaśirādiṣu |
māseṣu pakṣadvitayaṃ prāśanaṃ samudāhṛtam || 156 ||
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sarvatraśuklapuṣpāṇipraśastānisadārcane |
dānakāle ca sarvatra maṃtrametamudīrayet || 157 ||
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gaurī me prīyatāṃ nityamaghanāśāya maṃgalā |
saubhāgyāyāstu lalitā bhavānī sarvasiddhaye || 158 ||
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saṃvatsarāṃte lavaṇaṃ guḍakuṃkumasaṃyutam |
caṃdanenayutaṃ kuṃbhaṃ sahasvarṇāṃbujena ca || 159 ||
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umāyāḥ prītaye haimaṃ tadvidikṣuphalairyutam |
sāstarāvaraṇāṃ śayyāṃ saviśrāmāṃ nivedayet || 160 ||
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sapatnīkāya viprāya gaurī me prīyatāmiti |
ātmānaṃdakarīṃ nāma prāpnuyātsaṃpadaṃ naraḥ || 161 ||
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āyurānaṃdasaṃpanno na kvacicchokamāpnuyāt |
nārī vā kurute yā tu kumārī vidhavā tathā || 162 ||
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sāpi tatphalamāpnoti devyanugrahalālitā |
pratipakṣamupoṣyaivaṃ maṃtrārcanavidhānataḥ || 163 ||
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rudrāṇāṃ lokamāpnoti punarāvṛttidurlabham |
imāṃ yaḥ śṛṇuyānnityaṃ śrāvayedvāpi bhaktitaḥ || 164 ||
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śakralokaṃ sa gatvā tu pūjyate kalpasaṃsthitaḥ |
śaṃkara uvāca |
evaṃvidhā bhavati cennārī vrataparāyaṇā || 165 ||
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sāvitrī tu varākī sā tasyāḥ śāpastu kīdṛśaḥ |
na kācidgaṇanā cāsti yatastrailokyasuṃdarī || 166 ||
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sā pūrvasyāpi vandyā ca lakṣmīrviṣṇupratigrahāt |
mayā pūrvaṃ tavārthāya dakṣayajñastu nāśitaḥ || 167 ||
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lakṣmyarthaṃ viṣṇunā cāpi vāridhirmathitaḥ purā |
ājñākarau bhavatyośca mā kuruṣva bhayaṃ kvacit || 168 ||
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sāvitryā mānanā kāryā kupitāyāḥ prasādanam |
mayā ca viṣṇunā caiva brahmaṇā mānamīpsunā || 169 ||
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gamiṣye brahmasadanaṃ tvaṃ ca tiṣṭha varānane |
evamuktvā gato rudro gaurī tatra vyavasthitā || 170 ||
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kṛtaṃ yugaṃ samagraṃ ca yajñe tasminhutāśanaḥ |
vahaṃstu havyaṃ devānāṃ prīṇayāno jagattrayam || 171 ||
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bhojanaṃ dvijamukhyeṣu bhogānvidyādhare gaṇe |
kāmāvāptiṃ manuṣyeṣu sarvameva dadau prabhuḥ || 172 ||
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rudreṇoktastadā viṣṇurdharmāṃste tvaṃ prakīrttaya |
gaurīdharmānsarasvatyā vrataṃ yatparikīrtitam || 173 ||
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ityevamukte rudreṇa viṣṇuḥ provāca sādaram |
nāhaṃ dharmaṃ khyāpayiṣye svakīyaṃ śaṃkarādhunā || 174 ||
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bhavānākhyātu māhātmyaṃ madīyaṃ surasattama |
tvayā vai kathitaṃ pūrvaṃ kṛte vai pāpasaṃkṣayaḥ || 175 ||
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bhaviṣyati na saṃdeho bhavānpūto bhaviṣyati |
bhīṣma uvāca |
madhurā gīrbhavetkena vratena munisattama || 176 ||
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tathaiva janasaubhāgyaṃ matirvidyāsu kauśalam |
abhedaścāpi dāṃpatye saṃgo baṃdhujanena ca || 177 ||
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āyuśca vipulaṃ puṃsāṃ tanme kathaya sattama |
pulastya uvāca |
samyakpṛṣṭaṃ tvayā rājanśṛṇu sārasvataṃ vratam || 178 ||
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yasya saṃkīrtanādeva devī tuṣyetsarasvatī |
yāvadbhaktaḥ stavaṃ kuryādetadvratamanuttamam || 179 ||
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prāgvāsarādau saṃpūjya divyaṃ stavaṃ samārabhet |
athavā ravivāreṇa grahatārābalena ca || 180 ||
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pāyasaṃ bhojayedviprānkuryādbrāhmaṇavācanam |
śuklavastrāṇi dattvā ca sahiraṇyāni śaktitaḥ || 181 ||
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gāyatrīṃ pūjayedbhaktyā śuklamālyānulepanaiḥ |
yathā na devi bhagavānbrahmā lokapitāmahaḥ || 182 ||
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tvāṃ parityajya tiṣṭhecca tathā bhava varapradā |
vedaśāstrāṇi dharmāṇi nṛtyagītādikaṃ ca yat || 183 ||
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na vihīnaṃ tvayā devi tathā me saṃtu siddhayaḥ |
lakṣmīrmedhā dharā puṣṭirgaurī tuṣṭirjayā matiḥ || 184 ||
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etābhiḥ pāhi cāṣṭābhimūrtibhirmāṃ sarasvati |
evaṃ saṃpūjya gāyatrīṃ vīṇākamaladhāriṇīm || 185 ||
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śuklapuṣpākṣatairbhaktyā sakamaṃḍalu pustakām |
maunavratena bhuṃjīta sāyaṃprātaśca dharmavit || 186 ||
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paṃcamyāṃ pratipakṣaṃ ca gāṃ ca viprāya śobhanām |
tathaiva taṃḍulaprasthaṃ ghṛtapātreṇa saṃyutam || 187 ||
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kṣīraṃ dadyāddhiraṇyaṃ ca gāyatrī prīyatāmiti |
saṃdhyāyāṃ ca tathā maunametatkurvansamācaret || 188 ||
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na rātryāṃ bhojanaṃ kuryādyāvanmāsāstrayodaśa |
samāpte tu vrate dadyādbhojanaṃ śuklataṃḍulaiḥ || 189 ||
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divyāṃ vitānaṃ ghaṃṭāṃ ca sitanetrapaṭānvitām |
caṃdanaṃ vastrayugmaṃ ca dadhyannaṃ surasaṃ punaḥ || 190 ||
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athopadeṣṭāramapi bhaktyā saṃpūjayedgurum |
vittaśāṭhyenarahito vastramālyānulepanaiḥ || 191 ||
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anena vidhinā yastu kuryātsārasvataṃ vratam |
saubhāgyamatiyuktastu sūkṣmakaṃṭhaśca jāyate || 192 ||
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sarasvatyāḥ prasādena brahmaloke mahīyate |
nārī vā kurute yā tu sāpi tatphalabhāginī || 193 ||
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brahmaloke vasedrājanyāvatkalpāyuta trayam |
sārasvataṃ vrataṃ yastu śṛṇuyādapi vā paṭhet || 194 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Chapter 22

Cover of edition (2016)

Sri Padma Purana (Sanskrit Text and Hindi Translation)
by Chaukhamba Surbharati Prakashan (2016)

Sanskrit Text and Hindi Translation with Sloka Index (Set of 7 Volumes)

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Cover of edition (2007)

Padma Purana (In Six Volumes)
by Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office (2007)

Sanskrit Text Only

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Cover of Bengali edition

Padma Purana in Bengali
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

Set of 7 Volumes

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Cover of edition (2015)

Sri Padma Purana (Tamil)
by Azhwargal Aaivu Maiyam, Chennai (2015)

Translated by S. Jagatrakshgan

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Padma Purana in Gujarati
by Shree Harihar Pustakalay, Surat (0)

[પદમ પુરણ:]

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Cover of edition (2013)

Padma Mahapurana (Kannada)
by Vijeth Prakashan Gadag, Bangalore (2013)

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