Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 5 Chapter 24 (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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śeṣa uvāca |
śatrughnastu krudhāviṣṭo daṃtāndaṃtairviniṣpiṣan |
hastau dhunvaṃllelihānamadharaṃ jihvayā sakṛt || 1 ||
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punaḥ punastānpapraccha kenāśvo nīyate mama |
pratāpāgryaḥ kena jitaḥ sarvaśūraśiromaṇiḥ || 2 ||
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sevakāste tadā procurdamanonāma śatruhan |
subāhujaḥ pratāpāgryaṃ jitavānhayamāharat || 3 ||
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iti śrutvā hayaṃ nītaṃ damanena svavairiṇā |
ājagāma sa vegena yatrābhūdraṇamaṃḍalam || 4 ||
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tatrāpaśyatsa śatrughno gajāndīrṇakapolakān |
parvatāniva raktode majjamānānmadoddhatān || 5 ||
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hayāstatra nijārohakartṛbhiḥ sahitāḥ kṣatāḥ |
mṛtā vīreṇa dadṛśe śatrughnena sukopinā || 6 ||
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narānrathāngajānbhagnānvīkṣamāṇaḥ sa śatruhā |
atīva cukrudhe yadvatpralaye pralayārṇavaḥ || 7 ||
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purato damanaṃ vīkṣya hayanetāramudbhaṭam |
pratāpāgryasya jetāraṃ tṛṇīkṛtya nijaṃ balam || 8 ||
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tadā rājā pratyuvāca yodhānkopākulekṣaṇaḥ |
ko'sau damana jetā'tra sarvaśastrāstradhārakaḥ || 9 ||
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yo vai rājasutaṃ vīraṃ raṇakarmaviśāradam |
jeṣyatyastreṇa nirbhītaḥ sajjībhūto bhavatvayam || 10 ||
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iti vākyaṃ samākarṇya puṣkalaḥ paravīrahā |
damanaṃ jetumudyukto jagāda vacanaṃ tvidam || 11 ||
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svāminkvāyaṃ damanakaḥ kva te'parimitaṃ balam |
jeṣye'haṃ tvatpratāpena gacchāmyeṣa mahāmate || 12 ||
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sevake mayi yuddhāya sthite kairnīyate hayaḥ |
raghunāthapratāpo'yaṃ sarvaṃ kṛtyaṃ kariṣyati || 13 ||
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svāmiñchṛṇu pratijñāṃ me tava modapradāyinīm |
vijeṣye damanaṃ yuddhe raṇakarmavicakṣaṇam || 14 ||
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rāmacaṃdrapadāṃbhojamadhvāsvādaviyoginām |
yadaghaṃ tu bhavettanme damanaṃ na jayeyadi || 15 ||
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putro yo mātṛpādānyattīrthaṃ matvā tayā saha |
viruddhyettattamo mahyaṃ na jayedamanaṃ yadi || 16 ||
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adya madbāṇanirbhinna mahorasko nṛpāṃgajaḥ |
alaṃkarotu pradhane bhūtalaṃ śayanena hi || 17 ||
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śeṣa uvāca |
iti pratijñāmākarṇya puṣkalasya raghūdvahaḥ |
jaharṣa citte tejasvī nidideśa raṇaṃ prati || 18 ||
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ājñapto'sau yayau sainyairbahubhiḥ parivāritaḥ |
yatrāste damano rājaputraḥ śūrakulodbhavaḥ || 19 ||
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damano'pi tamājñāya hyāgataṃ raṇamaṃḍale |
pratyujjagāma vīrāgryaḥ svasainyaparivāritaḥ || 20 ||
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anyonyaṃ tau saṃmilitau rathasthau rathaśobhinau |
samare śakradaityau kiṃ yuddhārthaṃ raṇamāgatau || 21 ||
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uvāca puṣkalastaṃ vai rājaputraṃ mahābalam |
rājaputra damanaka māṃ jānīhi samāgatam || 22 ||
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sa pratijñaṃ tu yuddhāya bharatātmajamudbhaṭam |
puṣkalena svanāmnā ca lakṣitaṃ viddhisattama || 23 ||
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raghunāthapadāṃbhoja nityasevāmadhuvratam |
tvāṃ jeṣye śastrasaṃghenasajjībhava mahāmate || 24 ||
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iti vākyaṃ samākarṇya damanaḥ paravīrahā |
pratyuvāca hasanvāgmī nirbhayoddṛṣṭavikramaḥ || 25 ||
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subāhuputraṃ damanaṃ pitṛbhakti hṛtāghakam |
viddhi māmaśvanetāraṃ śatrughnasya mahīpateḥ || 26 ||
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jayo daivavisṛṣṭo'yaṃ yasya cālaṃkariṣyati |
sa prāpnoti nirīkṣasva balaṃ me raṇamūrdhani || 27 ||
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ityuktvā sa śaraṃ cāpaṃ vidhāyākarṇapūritam |
mumoca bāṇānniśitānvairiprāṇāpahāriṇaḥ || 28 ||
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te bāṇāstvāvilībhūtāśchādayāmāsuraṃbaram |
sūryabhānuprabhā yatra bāṇacchāyānivāritā || 29 ||
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gajānāṃ kaṭabhittyoghe lagnā sāyakasaṃtatiḥ |
alaṃkaroti dhātūnāṃ rāgā iva vicitritāḥ || 30 ||
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patitāstatra dṛśyaṃte narā vāhā gajā rathāḥ |
śaravrātena nṛpateḥ sutena paritāḍitāḥ || 31 ||
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tadvikrāṃtaṃ samālokya puṣkalaḥ paravīrahā |
śarāṇāṃ chāyayā vyāptaṃ raṇamaṃḍalamīkṣya ca || 32 ||
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śarāsane samādhatta bāṇaṃ vahnyabhimaṃtritam |
ācamya samyagvidhivanmocayāmāsa sāyakam || 33 ||
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tato'gniprādurabhavattatra saṃgrāmamūrdhani |
jvālābhirvilihanvyoma pralayāgnirivotthitaḥ || 34 ||
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tato'sya sainyaṃ nirdagdhaṃ trāsaṃ prāptaṃ raṇāṃgaṇe |
palāyanaparaṃ jātaṃ vahnijvālābhipīḍitam || 35 ||
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chatrāṇi tu pradagdhāni caṃdrākārāṇi dhanvinām |
dṛśyaṃte jātarūpābha kāṃtidhārīṇi tatra ha || 36 ||
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hayā dagdhāḥ palāyaṃte kesareṣu ca vairiṇām |
rathā api gatā dāhaṃ sukūbarasamanvitāḥ || 37 ||
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maṇimāṇikyaratnāni vahaṃtaḥ karabhāstataḥ |
palāyaṃte dahanabhū jvālāmālābhipīḍitāḥ || 38 ||
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kutraciddaṃtino naṣṭāḥ kutraciddhayasādinaḥ |
kutracitpattayo naṣṭā vahnidagdhakalevarāḥ || 39 ||
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śarāḥ sarve nṛpasutapramuktāḥ pralayaṃ gatāḥ |
āśuśukṣaṇikīlābhirbhasmībhūtāḥ samaṃtataḥ || 40 ||
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tadā svasainye dagdhe ca damano roṣapūritaḥ |
sarvāstravittacchāṃtyarthaṃ vāruṇāstramathā dade || 41 ||
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vāruṇaṃ vahniśāṃtyarthaṃ muktaṃ tena mahībhṛtā |
āplāvayadbalaṃ tasya rathavājisamākulam || 42 ||
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rathā viplāvitāstoye dṛśyaṃte paripaṃthinām |
gajāścāpi paripluṣṭāḥ svīyāḥ śāṃtimupāgatāḥ || 43 ||
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vahniśca śāṃtimagamadagnyastra parimocitaḥ |
śāṃtimāpa balaṃ svīyaṃ vahnijvālābhipīḍitam || 44 ||
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kaṃpitāḥ śītatoyena sītkurvaṃti ca vairiṇaḥ |
karakāvṛṣṭibhiḥ kṣiptā vāyunā ca prapīḍitāḥ || 45 ||
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tadā svabalamālokya toyapūreṇa pīḍitam |
kaṃpitaṃ kṣubhitaṃ naṣṭaṃ vāruṇena vinirhṛtam || 46 ||
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tadātikopatāmrākṣaḥ puṣkalo bharatātmajaḥ |
vāyavyāstraṃ samādhatta dhanuṣyekaṃ mahāśaram || 47 ||
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tato vāyurmahānāsīdvāyavyāstrapracoditaḥ |
nāśayāmāsa vegena ghanānīkamupasthitam || 48 ||
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vāyunā sphālitā nāgāḥ parasparasamāhatāḥ |
aśvāśca saṃhatānyonyaṃ svasvārohasamanvitāḥ || 49 ||
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narāḥ prabhaṃjanoddhūtā muktakeśā nirojasaḥ |
pataṃto'tra samīkṣyaṃte vetālā iva bhūgatāḥ || 50 ||
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vāyunā svabalaṃ sarvaṃ paribhūtaṃ vilokya saḥ |
rājaputraḥ parvatāstraṃ dhanuṣyevaṃ samādadhe || 51 ||
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tadā tu parvatāḥ peturmastakopari yudhyatām |
vāyuḥ saṃcchāditastaistu na pracakrāma kutracit || 52 ||
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puṣkalo vajrasaṃjñaṃ tu samādhatta śarāsane |
vajreṇa kṛttāste sarve jātāśca tilaśaḥ kṣaṇāt || 53 ||
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vajraṃ nagānrajaḥ śeṣānkṛtvā bāṇābhimaṃtritam |
rājaputrorasi proccaiḥ papāta svanavadbhṛśam || 54 ||
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satvākulitacetasko hṛdi viddhaḥ kṣato bhṛśam |
vivyathe balavānvīraḥ kaśmalaṃ paramāpa saḥ || 55 ||
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taṃ vai kaśmalitaṃ dṛṣṭvā sārathirnayakovidaḥ |
apovāha raṇāttasmātkrośamātraṃ nareṃdrajam || 56 ||
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tato yodhā rājasūnoḥ praṇaṣṭāḥ prapalāyitāḥ |
gatvā purīṃ samācakhyuḥ kaśmalasthaṃ nṛpātmajam || 57 ||
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puṣkalo jayamāpyaivaṃ raṇamūrdhani dharmavit |
na prahartuṃ punaḥ śakto raghunāthavacaḥ smaran || 58 ||
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tato duṃdubhinirghoṣo jayaśabdo mahānabhūt |
sādhusādhviti vācaśca prāvartaṃta manoharāḥ || 59 ||
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harṣaṃ prāpa sa śatrughno jayinaṃ vīkṣya puṣkalam |
praśaśaṃsa sumatyādi maṃtribhiḥ parivāritaḥ || 60 ||
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iti śrīpadmapurāṇe pātālakhaṃḍe śeṣavātsyāyanasaṃvāde rāmāśvamedhe |
puṣkalavijayonāma caturviṃśatitamo'dhyāyaḥ || 24 ||
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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 24

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)

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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