Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 1 Chapter 58 (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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vyāsa uvāca |
śākhināmeva sarveṣāṃ phalaṃ vakṣyāmi yādṛśam |
tacchṛṇudhvaṃ mahābhāgā ropaṇe ca pṛthakpṛthak || 1 ||
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yastu ropayate tīre puṇyavṛkṣānsamaṃtataḥ |
tasya puṇyaphalaṃ jñātuṃ kathituṃ naiva śakyate || 2 ||
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anyatra ropaṇaṃ kṛtvā śākhināṃ yatphalaṃ labhet |
tato jalasamīpe tu lakṣakoṭiguṇaṃ bhavet || 3 ||
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svayaṃ puṣkariṇī tīre tvanaṃtaṃ phalamaśnute |
tasmācchataguṇaṃ brūmaḥ śākhināṃ puṇyakāriṇām || 4 ||
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aśvattharopaṇaṃ kṛtvā jalāśayasamīpataḥ |
yatphalaṃ labhate martyo na tatkratuśatairapi || 5 ||
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pataṃti yāni patrāṇi jale parvaṇi parvaṇi |
tāni piṃḍasamānīha pitṝṇāmakṣayaṃ yayuḥ || 6 ||
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khādaṃti patagāstatra phalāni kāmato dhruvam |
brahmabhakṣyasamaṃ tasya puṇyaṃ bhavati cākṣayam || 7 ||
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aśvatthenaiva bhakṣyeṇa ropaṇenaiva yatphalam |
tadvai kratuśatairnaiva putraireva śatairapi || 8 ||
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uṣṇecchāyāṃ pragṛhṇaṃti gāvo devadvijātayaḥ |
kartuḥ pitṛgaṇānāṃ ca svargo bhavati cākṣayaḥ || 9 ||
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kartuṃ svasthasya vai vighnamakṣayatvānna śakyate |
tasmātsarvaprayatnena ropayedvṛkṣamādhavam || 10 ||
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ekaṃ vṛkṣaṃ samāropya naraḥ svargānna hīyate |
tasmādeva mahāvṛkṣaṃ ropayadhvaṃ dvijottamāḥ || 11 ||
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jalānāṃ nikaṭe ramye rasānāṃ krayavikraye |
mārge jalāśaye vṛkṣānropayedyo mahāśayaḥ || 12 ||
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aśvatthādīnsamāropya svargaṃ yāti manoramam |
arcayitvā tu yatpuṇyaṃ pravakṣyāmi dvijātayaḥ || 13 ||
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snātvāśvatthaṃ spṛśedyastu sarvapāpaiḥ pramucyate |
asnāto yaḥ spṛśenmartyo labhate snānajaṃ phalam || 14 ||
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dṛṣṭvā ca nāśayetpāpaṃ spṛṣṭvā lakṣmīṃ prapadyate |
pradakṣiṇe bhavedāyuḥ sadāśvattha namostu te || 15 ||
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caladdalāya vṛkṣāya sadā viṣṇusthitāya ca |
bodhisatvāya yogyāya sadāśvattha namostu te || 16 ||
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aśvatthāya tu havyaṃ tu payo naivedyameva ca |
puṣpaṃ dhūpaṃ dīpakaṃ ca datvā svargānna hīyate || 17 ||
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saputraṃ cākṣayaṃ viddhi dhanavṛddhiyaśaskaram |
vijayaṃ mānadaṃ bhadramaśvatthasya prapūjanam || 18 ||
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yajjaptaṃ ca hutaṃ stotraṃ yantramaṃtrādikaṃ ca yat |
sarvaṃ koṭiguṇaṃ proktaṃ mūle caladalasya ca || 19 ||
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yasya mūle sthito viṣṇurmadhye tiṣṭhati śaṃkaraḥ |
agrabhāge sthito brahmā kastaṃ jagati nārcayet || 20 ||
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somavāre tvamāyāṃ ca snānaṃ yanmauninā kṛtam |
dānasya gosahasrasya phalaṃ cāśvatthavaṃdane || 21 ||
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saptapradakṣiṇenaiva gavāmayutajaṃ phalam |
pracurāllakṣakoṭiśca tasmātkāryā hi sā sadā || 22 ||
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yatkiṃciddīyate tatra phalamūlajalādikam |
sarvaṃ taccākṣayaphalaṃ janmajanmasu jāyate || 23 ||
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ahośvatthasamo nāsti vṛkṣarūpī harirbhuvi |
yathā pūjyo dvijo loke yathā gāvo yathāmarāḥ || 24 ||
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tathāśvatthavṛkṣarūpī devaḥ pūjyatamaḥ smṛtaḥ |
ropaṇe rakṣaṇe sparśe pūjākarmaṇi vai sadā || 25 ||
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dadāti vittaṃ putrāṃśca svargaṃ mokṣaṃ punaḥ kramāt |
kiṃcicchedaṃ tu yaḥ kuryādaśvatthasya tanau naraḥ || 26 ||
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kalpaikaṃ nirayaṃ bhuktvā cāṃḍālādau prajāyate |
mūlacchedena tasyaiva sa ca yātyapunarbhavam || 27 ||
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puruṣāstasya tiṣṭhaṃti raurave ghoradarśane |
aśvatthasyaikavṛkṣasya ropaṇe yatphalaṃ bhavet || 28 ||
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tathaiva caṃpakerke ca trayāṇāṃ ropaṇepi ca |
aṣṭau bilvasya vṛkṣāśca nyagrodhāścaiva sapta ca || 29 ||
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niṃbasya daśavṛkṣāśca phalaṃ caiṣāṃ samaṃ bhavet |
ekaikasya phalaṃ coktaṃ vṛkṣāṇāṃ ropaṇe dvijāḥ || 30 ||
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evaṃ budhvā tu dharmātmā yaḥ kuryātkṛtrimaṃ vanam |
kalpakoṭisahasrāṇi kalpakoṭiśatāni ca || 31 ||
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nākameti sa cūtasya samāropya sahasrakam |
tato dvitriguṇenaiva nyūne vā pracurepi vā || 32 ||
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bhuṃkte bhuktvā punaḥ kuryānnṛpo vātha sadīśvaraḥ |
svargaṃ bhogyaṃ tato rājyaṃ kalyāṇaṃ maṃgalaṃ śubham || 33 ||
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ārogyaṃ śauryasaṃpannamārāmādeva jāyate |
phalāni yasya khādaṃti jaṃtavotha sahasraśaḥ || 34 ||
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āśritā vihagāḥ kīṭāḥ patagāḥ śalabhādayaḥ |
chāyāśritāśca ye satvāstatsaṃkhyātāḥ pṛthagjanāḥ || 35 ||
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tasya kiṃkaratāṃ yāṃti śataśo devatārcitāḥ |
ye ca vṛkṣā mahāsatvāssarve te devarūpiṇaḥ || 36 ||
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tadarcā pitṛvatkāryā śuśrūṣāṃ jalapiṃḍakam |
martyaloke ca te putrāstasya janmani janmani || 37 ||
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surūpāḥ suvinītāśca sadāpuṇyakriyā śubhāḥ |
evaṃ gaṇeśatāṃ yāṃti jaṃtavaścūtalagnakāḥ || 38 ||
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dhātrī harītakī cānye kaṭutiktāmlasaṃbhavāḥ |
sarve cārāmataḥ śuddhāḥ phaladāḥ śivadāḥ sadā || 39 ||
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prāsādā yatra sauvarṇāḥ sarvaratnavibhūṣitāḥ |
sarvābharaṇasaṃyuktā vimānāścānilopamāḥ || 40 ||
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śātakuṃbhamayā vṛkṣāḥ sadaiva sarvadāyinaḥ |
sarvartusukhadāḥ saumyakanyakā apsarassamāḥ || 41 ||
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gītanṛtyaparādhīrāstatra tiṣṭhaṃti vṛkṣadāḥ |
puṣkariṇyo viśeṣeṇa khātānyanyāni yāni ca || 42 ||
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śuddhopalāṃtaracitā nadyaḥ pāyasakarddamāḥ |
punardugdhasaphenāśca annādiṣaḍrasānvitāḥ || 43 ||
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martyaloke yathā bhogyaṃ punaḥ svarge punarbhuvi |
punareva tadabhyāsātkhātamārāmakaṃ punaḥ || 44 ||
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yathā puṇyādikaṃ kṛtvā svargamartyādhipaḥ pumān |
aśaktastu prapāṃ kṛtvā puṣkariṇyāḥ phalaṃ labhet || 45 ||
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prapāyā lakṣaṇaṃ cātra sarvapāpaharaṃ paraṃ |
sarvabhogapradaṃ śuddhaṃ svargāpavargadaṃ sthiraṃ || 46 ||
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lakṣaṇaṃ ca pravakṣyāmi prapāyāḥ kīrtivardhanam |
nirjale'dhvani pṛkte ca sthāne kṛtvā ca maṃḍapam || 47 ||
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bahupānthe samāyāte grīṣmavarṣāśaratsvapi |
agarukādi saugaṃdhyaṃ jalaṃ pūgaṃ sacaṃdrakam || 48 ||
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āsanaṃ caiva tāṃbūlaṃ datvā svargānna hīyate |
evaṃ varṣatrayeṇaiva puṣkariṇyāḥ phalaṃ labhet || 49 ||
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svargāccaivācyuto martyo devairapi prapūjyate |
māsamekaṃ tu yo dadyātprapāṃ grīṣmetha nirjale || 50 ||
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kalpaikaṃ tu vasetsvarge svargādbhraṣṭo mahīyate |
prapādāstatra tiṣṭhaṃti yatra puṣkariṇīpradāḥ || 51 ||
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noceddharmaghaṭo deyaḥ puṇyaḥ pāpakṣayāya ca |
eṣa dharmaghaṭo jñeyo brahmaviṣṇuśivātmakaḥ || 52 ||
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tavaprasādātsaphalāḥ mama saṃtu manorathāḥ |
svarṇamāṣaṃ caturbhāgaṃ dakṣiṇārthaṃ ghaṭasya ca || 53 ||
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evaṃ varṣatrayeṇaiva prapādānaphalaṃ labhet |
yaḥ paṭhecchrāvayedvāpi puṣkariṇyādijaṃ phalam || 54 ||
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sākṣātpāpādbhavenmuktastatprasādāttu sadgatiḥ |
janeṣu śrāvayedyastu puṇyākhyānamidaṃ śubham || 55 ||
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kalpakoṭisahasrāṇi suraloke sa tiṣṭhati || 56 ||
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iti śrīpādmapurāṇe prathame sṛṣṭikhaṃḍe puṣkariṇyādidharmakīrtanaṃnāmāṣṭapaṃcāśattamo |
'dhyāyaḥ || 58 ||
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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 58

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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