Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 2 Chapter 120 (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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kuṃjala uvāca |
kāmodākhyaṃ puraṃ divyaṃ sarvadevasamākulam |
sarvakāmasamṛddhyarthamapaśyannāradastataḥ || 1 ||
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kāmodāyā gṛhaṃ prāpya praviveśa dvijottamaḥ |
kāmodāṃ tu tato dṛṣṭvā sarvakāmasamākulām || 2 ||
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tayā saṃpūjito vipraḥ suvākyaiḥ svāgatādibhiḥ |
divyāsane samārūḍhastāṃ papraccha dvijottamaḥ || 3 ||
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sukhena sthīyate bhadre viṣṇutejaḥ samudbhave |
anāmayaṃ ca papraccha āśīrbhirabhinaṃdya tām || 4 ||
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kāmodovāca |
prasādādbhavatāṃ viṣṇoḥ sukhena vartayāmyaham |
kathayasva mahāprājña tvaṃ praśnottarakāraṇam || 5 ||
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mahāmohaḥ samutpanno mamāṃge munipuṃgava |
vyāpakaḥ sarvalokānāṃ mamāṃge matināśakaḥ || 6 ||
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tasmānnidrā samutpannā yathā martyeṣu vartate |
suptayā tu mayā dṛṣṭaḥ svapno vai dāruṇo mune || 7 ||
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kenāpyuktaṃ sametyaiva purato dvijasattama |
avyakto'sau hṛṣīkeśaḥ saṃsāraṃ sa gamiṣyati || 8 ||
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tadā prabhṛti duḥkhena vyāpitāhaṃ mahāmate |
tanme tvaṃ kāraṇaṃ brūhi bhavāñjñānavatāṃ varaḥ || 9 ||
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nārada uvāca |
vātikaḥ paittikaścaiva kaphajaḥ sānnipātikaḥ |
svapnaḥ pravartate bhadre mānaveṣu na saṃśayaḥ || 10 ||
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na jāyate ca deveṣu svapno nidrā ca suṃdari |
ādityodayavelāyāṃ dṛśyate svapna uttamaḥ || 11 ||
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satsvapno mānavānāṃ hi puṇyasya phaladāyakaḥ |
anyadevaṃ pravakṣyāmi svapnasya kāraṇaṃ śubhe || 12 ||
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mahāvātāṃdolanaiśca calaṃtyāpo varānane |
truṭaṃtyaṃbukaṇāḥ sūkṣmāstasmādudakasaṃcayāt || 13 ||
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bahireva pataṃtyete nirmalāṃbukaṇāḥ śubhe |
punarlayaṃ prayāṃtyete dṛśyādṛśyā bhavaṃti vai || 14 ||
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tadvatsvapnasya vai bhāvaḥ kathyate śṛṇu bhāmini |
ātmā śuddho viraktastu rāgadveṣavivarjitaḥ || 15 ||
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paṃcabhūtātmakānāṃ ca muṣitvaiva suniścalaḥ |
ṣaḍviṃśatisu tatvānāṃ madhye caiṣa virājate || 16 ||
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śuddhātmā kevalo nityaḥ prakṛteḥ saṃgatiṃ gataḥ |
tadbhāvairvāyurūpaiśca calate sthānato yadā || 17 ||
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ātmanastejasaścaiva pratitejaḥ prajāyate |
aṃtarātmā śubhaṃ nāma tasya eva prakathyate || 18 ||
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payasaśca yathā bhinnā bhavaṃtyaṃbukaṇāḥ śubhe |
ātmanastu tathā teja aṃtarātmā prakathyate || 19 ||
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sa hi pṛthvī sa vai vāyuḥ sa cāpyākāśa eva hi |
sa vai toyaṃ sa dīpyeta ete paṃca purā kṛtāḥ || 20 ||
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ātmanastejaso bhūtā malarūpā mahātmanaḥ |
tasyāpi saṃgatiṃ prāptā ekatvaṃ hi prayāṃti te || 21 ||
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svātmabhāvapradoṣeṇa nāśayaṃti varānane |
tatpiṃḍamanyamicchaṃti vāraṃ vāraṃ varānane || 22 ||
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teṣāṃ krīḍāvihāroyaṃ sṛṣṭisaṃbaṃdhakāraṇam |
udakasya taraṃgastu jāyate ca vilīyate || 23 ||
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punarbhūtiḥ punarhānistādṛśasya punaḥ punaḥ |
apāṃ rūpasya dṛṣṭāṃtaṃ tadvadeṣāṃ na saṃśayaḥ || 24 ||
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ātmā na naśyate devi tejo vāyurna naśyati |
na naśyato dharākāśau na naśyaṃtyāpa eva ca || 25 ||
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paṃcaiva ātmanā sārddhaṃ prabhavaṃti prayāṃti ca |
ātmādayo hyamī bhadre nityarūpā na saṃśayaḥ || 26 ||
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piṃḍa eva praṇaśyeta teṣāṃ saṃjāta eva ca |
viṣayāṇāṃ sudoṣaiḥ sa rāgadveṣādibhirhataḥ || 27 ||
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prāṇāḥ prayāṃti vai piṃḍātpaṃcapaṃcātmakā dvija |
piṃḍāṃte vasate ātmā pratirūpastu tasya ca || 28 ||
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aṃtarātmā yathā cāgneḥ sphuliṃgastu prakāśate |
tathā prakāśamāyāti dṛśyādṛśyaḥ prajāyate || 29 ||
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śuddhātmā ca paraṃ brahma sadā jāgarti nityaśaḥ |
aṃtarātmā prabaddhastu prakṛteśca mahāguṇaiḥ || 30 ||
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annāhāreṇa saṃpuṣṭairaṃtarātmā sukhaṃ vrajet |
susukhājjāyate mohastasmānmanaḥ pramuhyati || 31 ||
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paścātsaṃjāyate nidrā tāmasī layavarddhinī |
nāḍīmārgeṇa yaḥ sūryo merumullaṃghya gacchati || 32 ||
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tadā rātriḥ prajāyeta yāvannodayate raviḥ |
viṣayāṃdhakārairmuktastu aṃtarātmā prakāśate || 33 ||
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bhāvaistattvātmakānāṃ tu paṃcatattvaiḥ prapoṣitaiḥ |
pūrvajanmasthitaiḥ piṃḍairaṃtarātmā pragṛhyate || 34 ||
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sa yāsyati ca vai sthānamuccāvacaṃ mahāmate |
saṃsāra aṃtarātmā vai doṣairbaddhaḥ praṇīyate || 35 ||
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kāyaṃ rakṣati jīvātmā paścāttiṣṭhati madhyagaḥ |
udānaḥ sphurate tīvrastasmācchabdaḥ prajāyate || 36 ||
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śuṣkā bhastrā yathā śvāsaṃ kurute vāyupūritā |
tadvacchabdavaśācchvāsamudānaḥ kurute balāt || 37 ||
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ātmanastu prabhāveṇa udāno balavānbhavet |
evaṃ kāyaḥ pramugdhastu mṛtakalpaḥ prajāyate || 38 ||
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tato nidrā mahāmāyā tasyāṃgeṣu prayāti sā |
hṛdi kaṃṭhe tathā cāsye nāsikāgre pratiṣṭhati || 39 ||
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bāhū saṃkucya saṃtiṣṭheddhṛdgato nābhimaṃḍale |
ātmanastu prabhāvācca udāno nāma mārutaḥ || 40 ||
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prajāyate mahātīvrā balarodhaṃ karoti saḥ |
yathā rajjvā prabaddhastu dāru kīladharaḥ sthitaḥ || 41 ||
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tathā cātmāsu saṃlagnaḥ prāṇavāyurna saṃśayaḥ |
aṃtarātmaprasaktastu prāṇavāyuḥ śubhānane || 42 ||
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buddhivadrohito bhadre aṃtarātmā pradhāvati |
pūrvajanmārjitānvāsānsmṛtvā tatra pradhāvati || 43 ||
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tatra saṃstho mahāprājñaḥ svecchayā ramate punaḥ |
evaṃ nānāvidhānsvapnānaṃtarātmā prapaśyati || 44 ||
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uttamāṃśca viruddhāṃśca karmayuktānprapaśyati |
girīṃstathā sudurgāṃśca uccāvacānprapaśyati || 45 ||
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tadeva vātikaṃ viddhi kaphavattadvadāmyaham |
jalaṃ nadīṃ taḍāgaṃ ca payaḥ sthānāni paśyati || 46 ||
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agniṃ ca paśyate devi bahukāṃcanamuttamam |
tadeva paittikaṃ viddhi bhāvyaṃ caiva vadāmyaham || 47 ||
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prabhāte dṛśyate svapno bhavyo vābhavya eva ca |
karmayukto varārohe lābhālābhaprakāśakaḥ || 48 ||
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svapnasyāpi avasthā me kathitā varavarṇini |
tadbhāvyaṃcavarāroheviṣṇoścaivabhaviṣyati || 49 ||
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tannimittaṃ tvayā dṛṣṭo duḥsvapnaḥ sa tu prekṣitaḥ || 50 ||
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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 120

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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