Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 5 Chapter 98 (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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sūta uvāca |
etacchrutvā vacastasya dharmarājasya bhūsuraḥ |
punaḥ papraccha māsasya mādhavasya vidhiṃ śubham || 1 ||
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brāhmaṇa uvāca |
dharmarāja mahābhāga samyagguhyaṃ prakāśitam |
mādhavasnānajaṃpuṇyaṃ narāṇāṃ muktidaṃ param || 2 ||
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mādhavaṃ mādhave māsi snātvā prātaḥ samāhitaḥ |
kathaṃ saṃpūjayeddevaṃ kaiḥ puṣpaistadvidhiṃ vada || 3 ||
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dharmarāja uvāca |
sarveṣāṃ patrajātīnāṃ tulasī keśavapriyā |
puṣkarādīni tīrthāni gaṃgādyāḥ saritastathā || 4 ||
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vāsudevādayo devā vasaṃti tulasīdale |
sarvadā sarvakāleṣu tulasī viṣṇuvallabhā || 5 ||
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tyaktvā tu mālatī puṣpaṃ muktvā ca sarasīruham |
gṛhītvā tulasīpatraṃ bhaktyā mādhavamarcayet || 6 ||
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tasya puṇyaphalaṃ vaktumalaṃ śeṣo'pi no bhavet |
asnātvā tulasīṃ chittvā devārthaṃpi tṛkarmaṇi || 7 ||
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tatsarvaṃ niṣphalaṃ yāti paṃcagavyena śudhyati |
dāridryaduḥkhabhogādi pāpāni subahūnyapi || 8 ||
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tulasī harate kṣipraṃ rogāniva harītakī |
tulasī kṛṣṇagaurākhyā tayābhyarcya madhudviṣam || 9 ||
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viśeṣeṇa harerbhakto naro nārāyaṇo bhavet |
mādhavaṃ sakalaṃ māsaṃ tulasyā yo'rcayedyataḥ || 10 ||
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trisaṃdhyaṃ madhuhaṃtāraṃ nāsti tasya punarbhavaḥ |
alābhe puṣpapatrāṇāmannādyenāpi pūjayet || 11 ||
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śālitaṃḍula godhūmairyavairvāpi hariṃ sadā |
prātaḥ snātvā vidhānena mādhave mādhavapriye || 12 ||
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pitṛdevamanuṣyāṃśca tarppayetsacarācaram |
yo'śvatthamūlaṃ vai siṃcettoyena bahunā sadā || 13 ||
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kuryātpradakṣiṇāṃ taṃ tu sarvadevamayaṃ tataḥ |
yo'śvatthamarcayeddevamudakena samaṃtataḥ |
kulānāmayutaṃ tena tāritaṃ syānnasaṃśayaḥ || 14 ||
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alakṣmīḥ kālakarṇī ca duḥsvapno durviciṃtitam |
aśvattha tarppaṇāttāta sarvaduḥkhaṃ vilīyate || 15 ||
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tarpitāḥ pitarastena tena viṣṇuḥ samarcitaḥ |
yo'śvatthamarcayedvīro grahāstenaiva pūjitāḥ || 16 ||
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śvetāśvapuṣpāṇi tathā śamīṃ ca hutāśanaṃ caṃdanamarkabiṃbam |
aśvatthavṛkṣaṃ ca samālabheta tataśca kuryānnija jātidharmān || 17 ||
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kaṃḍūyanaṃ ca gogrāsaṃ snātvā pippalatarppaṇam |
kṛtvā goviṃdapūjāṃ ca na sa durgatimāpnuyāt || 18 ||
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trayodaśyāṃ caturdaśyāṃ vaiśākhyāṃ ca dinatrayam |
sarvāśaktopi vidhinā nārī vā puruṣopi vā || 19 ||
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pūrvoktaniyamairyuktaḥ prātaḥ snātvā ca śaktitaḥ |
vimuktaḥ pātakaiḥ sarvaiḥ svargamakṣayamaśnute || 20 ||
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vaiśākhyāmapi śaktyā vā bhojayedbrāhmaṇāndaśa |
trirātramutthitaḥ snātvā sakṛcca prayataḥ śuciḥ || 21 ||
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gaurānvā yadi vā kṛṣṇāṃstilānkṣaudreṇa saṃyutān |
datvā dvādaśaviprebhyastenaiva svasti vācayet || 22 ||
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prīyatāṃ dharmarājo me pitṝndevāṃśca tarppayet |
yāvajjīvakṛtaṃ pāpaṃ tatkṣaṇādeva naśyati || 23 ||
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ayutāyutaṃ ca tiṣṭhetsa svargaloke yathāsukham |
māmeva tu na paśyetsa pūjito'khila daivataiḥ || 24 ||
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pākānnodaka kuṃbhādi pitṛdaivata tuṣṭaye |
trayodaśyāṃ caturdaśyāṃ pūrṇāyāṃ ca dinatrayam || 25 ||
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yo dadyādbhaktito vipra mahāpāpaiḥ pramucyate |
suvarṇatilapātraistu brāhmaṇāñchaktito'nvaham || 26 ||
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tarppayedudapātraistu brahmahatyāṃ vyapohati |
vaiśākhyāṃ paurṇamāsyāṃ ca sṛṣṭāḥ kamalayoninā || 27 ||
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tilā deyāśca bhaktyā ca śreyaḥ saṃtati hetave |
ihārthe ca purāvṛttaṃ tadākarṇaya suvrata || 28 ||
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phalaṃ mādhavamāsasya pūrṇāyāṃ paramādbhutam |
meṣasaṃkramamārabhya tithayastriṃśaduttamāḥ || 29 ||
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sarvayajñādhikāḥ puṇyāḥ purāṇeṣu prakīrtitāḥ |
viśeṣato'pi tāstisraḥ pavitrāḥ pāpidurlabhāḥ || 30 ||
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tatopi pūrṇimā puṇyā mādhavī mādhavapriyā |
eṣā vārāhakalpādi tithirādyā mahāphalā || 31 ||
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purā nārāyaṇenāsyāmādidaityau vimohitau |
hiraṇyākṣa madhū vipra pṛthivī ca samuddhṛtā || 32 ||
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trayodaśyāṃ caturdaśyāṃ paurṇamāsyāmayaṃ vibhuḥ |
kramādetattrayaṃ cakre śukle'sminmāsi mādhave || 33 ||
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tataḥ prabhṛti vipreṃdra viśeṣādeva pūrṇimā |
kalpādiḥ pāvanā khyātā karmaṇaḥ kalpasākṣiṇī || 34 ||
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yena snānaṃ na vaiśākhe prātarniyamaśālinā |
kiṃ tasya janmanā vipra nūnamātmāpakāriṇā || 35 ||
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trayodaśyāṃ caturdaśyāṃ paurṇamāsyāṃ viśeṣataḥ |
apisamyagvidhānena nārī vā puruṣo'pi ca || 36 ||
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prātaḥ snātaḥ saniyamaḥ sarvapāpaiḥ pramucyate |
snānadānārcanaśrāddhakriyāpuṇyādivarjitā || 37 ||
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yasyātītā ca vaiśākhī sa nūnaṃ nirayālayaḥ |
na vedena samaṃ śāstraṃ na tīrthaṃ gaṃgayā samam || 38 ||
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na dānaṃ jalagotulyaṃ na vaiśākhī samā tithiḥ |
jaladhenuṃ ca yo dadyādvaiśākhyāṃ viṣṇutatparaḥ || 39 ||
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trayāṇāmapi devānāṃ caturtho'yaṃ viśeṣataḥ |
mātṛhā pitṛhā caiva bhrūṇahā gurutalpagaḥ || 40 ||
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jaladhenuṃ samālokya mucyate sarvapātakaiḥ |
daśapūrvānparānvaṃśyānnarakāttārayaṃtite || 41 ||
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jaladhenuṃ prayacchaṃti vaiśākhyāṃ vidhinātra ye |
śarkarā phala tāṃbūlamupānatkarapatrikāḥ || 42 ||
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prayacchaṃti dvijāgryebhyo dhanyāste cātra kīrtitāḥ |
maṇikodakakuṃbhāṃśca pakvānnaṃ haimadakṣiṇām || 43 ||
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yaḥ prayacchati vaiśākhyāṃ so'śvamedhaphalaṃ labhet |
atrāpyudāharaṃtīmamitihāsaṃ purātanam || 44 ||
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brāhmaṇasya ca saṃvādaṃ pretaiḥ sārddhaṃ mahāvane |
brāhmaṇo dhanaśarmāsīnmadhyadeśe purānagha || 45 ||
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kuśādyarthaṃ vanaṃ yāto dadarśedamathādbhutam |
bhīto'paśyadasau pretānduṣṭāṃstrīnati dāruṇān || 46 ||
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ūrdhvakeśānsaraktākṣānkṛṣṇadaṃtānkṛśodarān |
kurvato vividhā rāvāndhāvatopi yatastataḥ || 47 ||
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tāndṛṣṭvā bhayasaṃtrasto brāhmaṇo vidruto javāt |
kraṃdamānāstatastepi tamevānu yayustadā || 48 ||
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sadharṣyamāṇastaiḥ pretairuvāca madhuraṃ vacaḥ |
dhanaśarmovāca |
ke yūyaṃ vaḥ kuto'vasthā jāteti nirayocitā || 49 ||
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bhayārttamanukaṃpyaṃ māṃ duḥkhitaṃ trātumarhatha |
vaiṣṇavaṃ bahubhṛtyaṃ ca niḥsvaṃ vipraṃ vanāgatam || 50 ||
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bhavatāmapi saśreyo nūnaṃ dāsyati keśavaḥ |
brahmaṇyo bhagavānviṣṇustuṣṭomayyanukaṃpayā || 51 ||
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atasīpuṣpasaṃkāśo viṣṇuḥ pītāṃbaro hariḥ |
yasya śravaṇamātreṇa nāmno yāti mahā tamaḥ || 52 ||
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anādinidhano devaḥ śaṃkha cakra gadādharaḥ |
akṣayaḥ puṃḍarīkākṣaḥ pretamokṣapradāyakaḥ || 53 ||
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yama uvāca |
nāmaśravaṇa mātreṇa viṣṇoste paritoṣitāḥ |
piśācāḥ puṇyabhāvasthā dayā dākṣiṇya yaṃtritāḥ || 54 ||
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prīṇitāstasyavacasā tadādiṣṭena noditāḥ |
idamūcurdvijaṃ pretāḥ kṣuttṛṣṇāpūrapīḍitāḥ || 55 ||
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pretā ūcu |
darśanenaiva te vipra nāmaśravaṇato hareḥ |
bhāvamanyamanuprāptā vayaṃ jātā dayālavaḥ || 56 ||
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apākaroti duritaṃ śreyaśca yojayatyapi |
yaśo vistārayatyāśu nūnaṃ vaiṣṇavasaṃgamaḥ || 57 ||
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rasāyanamayī śītā paramānaṃdadāyinī |
nānaṃdayati kaṃ nāma vaiṣṇavāmṛtacaṃdrikā || 58 ||
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ayaṃ kṛtaghna nāmāsti dvitīyo'yaṃ vidaivataḥ |
avaiśākhastṛtīyo'yaṃ trayāṇāmapi pāpakṛt || 59 ||
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sadaivānuṣṭhitānena pāpenāti kṛtaghnatā |
tenāsya karmajaṃ nāma kṛtaghnākhyaṃ vyavasthitam || 60 ||
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sudāsa iti nāmnāyaṃ śūdro 'bhūtpūrvajanmani |
kṛtaghnastena pāpena prāpto'vasthāmimāṃ dvija || 61 ||
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atipāpini dhūrte ca gurusvāmyahite'pi ca |
niṣkṛtirvidyate vipra kṛtaghne nāsti niṣkṛtiḥ || 62 ||
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nānānirayasaṃghātaṃ śarīrairyātanā kṣamaiḥ |
anubhūyatāṃtvavasthāmaṃtyāmetāṃ gato dvija || 63 ||
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anenānnaṃ sadā bhuktamakṛtvā devatārcanam |
adatvā guruviprebhyastenaivāyaṃ vidaivataḥ || 64 ||
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ayaṃ daśasahasrāṇāṃ grāmāṇāmīśvaro nṛpaḥ |
harivīra iti khyāto nāmnāsītpūrvajanmani || 65 ||
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roṣāhaṃkāranāstikyairgurvājñālaṃghanodyataḥ |
akṛtvaiva mahāyajñānbhuktavānvipra niṃdakaḥ || 66 ||
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karmaṇā tena pāpena mahānarakasaṃkaṭam |
anubhūya tataḥ preto jāto nāmnā vidaivataḥ || 67 ||
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avaiśākhastṛtīyo'haṃ trayāṇāmapi pāpakṛt |
tena me karmajaṃ nāma brāhmaṇo'haṃ vyavasthitaḥ || 68 ||
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madhyadeśe bhavaṃ nāmnā gautamo gotrato'pyaham |
vipro vāsapurevāsī yajvā''saṃ pūrvajanmani || 69 ||
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mayā kevalamevaikaṃ śrautamārgānusāriṇā |
uddiśya mādhavaṃ devaṃ na snātaṃ māsi mādhave || 70 ||
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na dattaṃ na hutaṃ kiṃcidvaiśākhyāṃ cāviśeṣataḥ |
nārcito madhuhā tatra toṣitā na manīṣiṇaḥ || 71 ||
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maṇikodakakuṃbhaiśca na dānaiḥ pitṛdevatāḥ |
tarpitā na tilā dattāḥ sakṣaudrāḥ śrotriyeṣu ca || 72 ||
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na puṣpaphalatāṃbūla caṃdana vyajanāṃbaraiḥ |
vidvāṃso nārcitāstatra pitṛdaivatatuṣṭaye || 73 ||
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mayā naikāpi vaiśākhī pūrṇā pūrṇaphala pradā |
snānadānakriyāpūjāsukṛtaiḥparipālitā || 74 ||
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tanemevaidikaṃkarmasarvaṃcaivatuniṣphalam |
tato'vaiśākhanāmāhaṃ preto jāto'smi sarvataḥ || 75 ||
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etatte sarvamākhyātaṃ trayāṇāmapikāraṇam |
tvaṃ no bhava samuddhartā pāpādviprosi vai yataḥ || 76 ||
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vimuktaṃ brahmatīrthaṃ ca sādhavaḥ paramaṃ yataḥ |
tārayaṃti mahāpāpānnirayebhyo'pi saṃśritān || 77 ||
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gaṃgādi puṇyatīrtheṣu yo naraḥ snāti sarvadā |
yaḥ karoti satāṃ saṃgaṃ tayoḥ satsaṃgamo varaḥ || 78 ||
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athavā mama putro'sti dhanaśarmeti viśrutaḥ |
taṃ gatvā bodhaya svāminnasmadarthe kṛtodyamaḥ || 79 ||
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kārye samudyamaṃ kṛtvā pareṣāṃ samupasthite |
puṣkalaṃ phalamāpnoti yajñadānakriyādhikam || 80 ||
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yama uvāca |
pretavākyaṃ tadākarṇya dhanaśarmāti duḥkhitaḥ |
sa taṃ janakamājñāya patitaṃ niraye nijam || 81 ||
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ātmānamabhito niṃdannidaṃ vacanamabravīt |
dhanaśarmovāca |
ahaṃ tava sutaḥ svāmingautamasya nirarthakaḥ || 82 ||
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yastu putro na nistāraṃ pituḥ kuryādataṃdritaḥ |
ātmānaṃ pāvayennāsāvadātā dravyavāniti || 83 ||
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dharmo hi gahano jñeyaḥ prayatnenāpi dhīmatā |
yathā mama pitā ca tvamimāṃ prāptosi durgatim || 84 ||
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yadā ca sukhasaṃtānaṃ na mattaḥ prāptavānasi |
lokayoḥ sukhasaṃtāne tathā sa tanayo mataḥ || 85 ||
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dvau gurū puruṣasyeha pitā mātā ca dharmataḥ |
tayorapi pitā śreyānbījaprādhānyadarśanāt || 86 ||
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kiṃ karomi kva gacchāmi kathaṃ tātagatistava |
dharmatattvaṃ na jānāmi saṃśrayāmi bhavadvacaḥ || 87 ||
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preta uvāca |
śṛṇu putra vacaḥ satyaṃ bhāvino'rthasya me balāt |
atha puṇyena kenāpi bhavitrī sugatirmama || 88 ||
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mayā śrautāni karmāṇi kurvatā kila garvataḥ |
anādṛtaṃ guruvaco gurustatrāvamānitaḥ || 89 ||
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gurūṇāmapamānena praharṣakrodhavismayaiḥ |
puṇyāni kṣayamāyāṃti yaśāṃsīva hi durnayaiḥ || 90 ||
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paurāṇika vidhānena karma śrautāvirodhi yat |
kevalaṃ vaidikaṃ karma kṛtamajñānato mayā || 91 ||
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pāpeṃdhana davajvālā pāpadrumakuṭhārikā |
kṛtā naikāpi vaiśākhī vidhinā putra pūrṇimā || 92 ||
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avratā yasya vaiśākhī so'vaiśākho bhavennaraḥ |
daśajanmāni ca tatastiryagyoniṣu jāyate || 93 ||
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ciraṃ bhuktvā duḥkhamaṃte pretaḥ paryāyato bhavet |
labhate mānuṣaṃ janma kathaṃcidapi durlabham || 94 ||
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upāyaṃ te vadiṣyāmi pretamokṣakaraṃ param |
śrutavānyadahaṃpūrvajanmanisvagurormukhāt || 95 ||
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gaccha putra gṛhaṃ snātvā yamunāyāṃ vidhānataḥ |
adyataḥ sarvagatidā kalpādyā sāpyupāgatā |
paścime'hani vaiśākhī pitṛdevārcane hitā || 96 ||
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pānīyamapyatra tilairvimiśraṃ sahodakuṃbhānnaphalāni bhaktyā |
dadyātpitṛbhyo bhavatīha dattaṃ śrāddhaṃ sadā tena samā sahasram || 97 ||
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vaiśākhyāṃ paurṇamāsyāṃ yo bhojayedbhūmidevatāḥ |
sikthesikthe bhavettṛptiḥ pitṝṇāṃ yugasaṃkhyayā || 98 ||
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vaiśākhyāṃ vidhinā snātvā bhojayedbrāhmaṇāndaśa |
pāyasaṃ sarvapāpebhyo mucyate nātra saṃśayaḥ || 99 ||
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gaurānvā yadi vā kṛṣṇāṃstilānkṣaudreṇa saṃyutān |
datvā daśabhyo viprebhyastenaiva svasti vācayet || 100 ||
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prīyatāṃ dharmarājeti pitṝndevāṃśca tarpayet |
yāvajjīvakṛtaṃ pāpaṃ tatkṣaṇādeva naśyati || 101 ||
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vaiśākhyāṃ paurṇamāsyāṃ ca sṛṣṭāḥ kamalayoninā |
tilā deyāśca bhaktyā ca spṛśyāḥ sarvāṃgato dvija || 102 ||
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yastilairyavasammiśraiḥ snāti sarvāṃgatastadā |
tasya brahmā ca dharmo'tra dadāti varamīpsitam || 103 ||
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prītaye dharmarājasya yo dadyādudakuṃbhakān |
saptasapta kulaṃ tena tāritaṃ syānna saṃśayaḥ || 104 ||
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trayodaśyāṃ caturdaśyāṃ pūrṇāyāṃ bhaktitatparaḥ |
snātvā japtvā tathā hutvā datvā saṃpūjya mādhavam || 105 ||
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yatphalaṃ jāyate putra tadasmākaṃ prayaccha bhoḥ |
naitau paricitau pretau hitvā svargatimāśraye || 106 ||
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etayorapipāpasya hyaṃ toyaṃ samupasthitaḥ |
yama uvāca |
tathetyuktvā gataḥ sarvaṃ tataścakre sa vai dvijaḥ || 107 ||
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prītaḥ paramayā bhaktyā vaiśākhyāṃ snānadānakṛt |
snātaḥ samudito bhaktyā prāpya mādhavapūrṇimām || 108 ||
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datvā bahūni dānāni tebhyaḥ puṇyaṃ dadau pṛthak |
tatkṣaṇādeva te sarve vimānasthā divaṃ yayuḥ || 109 ||
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tatpuṇyadānayogena muditā dvijasattama |
dhanaśarmāpi vipreṃdra śruḥtismṛtipurāṇavit || 110 ||
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bhuktvā bhogāṃściraṃ kālaṃ brahmalokamavāptavān |
eṣā puṇyatamā tasmādvaiśākhī viśvapāvanī || 111 ||
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kathyate tu mayā vipra samāsenātigauravāt || 112 ||
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dhanyāsta eva kṛtinaśca ta eva jātā loke ta eva puruṣāḥ puruṣārthabhājaḥ |
ye mādhave madhuniṣūdanamarcayaṃti prātarnimajjya niyamena viśuddhacittāḥ || 113 ||
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yo mādhave māsi naraḥ prabhāte snātaḥ samārādhayate rameśam |
yamairupeto niyamairaśeṣairvṛto'pi nūnaṃ sa nihaṃti pāpam || 114 ||
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tairevakālo vijitasta eva nareṣu dhanyā vigatainasaste |
ta eva garbhe na viśaṃti bhūyo majjaṃti ye mādhavamāsi yuktāḥ || 115 ||
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sa mādhavo garjati yajñayogāttapaḥ kriyā dānavidhāna yogāt |
yasminkṛtaṃ māsi kathaṃcidalpaṃ puṇyaṃ punaḥ syādiha kalpatulyam || 116 ||
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majjato hi manujasya mādhave mādhavārcanakṛte dinodaye |
tāmasopi jalabiṃdusaṃgamādaṃgamāvahati pāvanaṃ yataḥ || 117 ||
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tāni dehamadhiruhya dehinastāvadeva vicaraṃtyaghāni ca |
yāvadeti na sa mādhavāhvayaḥ śrīramāramaṇavallabho virāṭ || 119 ||
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merumaṃdaratulyāni pāpānyugrāṇyanekaśaḥ |
dahate mādhavo māsaḥ snāto mādhavavallabhaḥ || 120 ||
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idaṃ saṃkṣepataḥ proktaṃ mayā te'nugrahāddvija |
vaiśākhasnānamāhātmyaṃ śrotuḥ pāpakṣayaṃ karam || 121 ||
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yastu śroṣyati bhaktyainamitihāsaṃ mayoditam |
so'pi pāpavinirmukto na māmālokayiṣyati || 122 ||
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brahmahatyādi pāpāni bahuśo'pi kṛtānyapi |
vaiśākhasya vidhānena tāni naśyaṃti niścitam || 123 ||
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triṃśatpūrvānparāṃstriṃśattriṃśaccaiva parāvarān |
vaiśākhe vidhinā snāto narakāduddharetpitṝn || 124 ||
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ekataḥ sarvatīrthāni sarveyajñāḥ sadakṣiṇāḥ |
ekato mādhavo māso niyamādanupālitaḥ || 125 ||
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yato bhagavatastasya harerutkṛṣṭakarmaṇaḥ |
priyo'sau mādhavomāsaḥ sarvebhyaḥ pravaro'dhikaḥ || 126 ||
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saṃśayaṃ no vidhehīti mahīdeva kathaṃcana |
vaiśākhaṃ prati vai māsaṃ samāsādyanmayoditam || 127 ||
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ihārthe yatpurāvṛttaṃ tadākarṇaya cādbhutam |
anākhyeyamapīdaṃ te kathayiṣye kathānakam || 128 ||
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iti śrīpadmapurāṇe pātālakhaṃḍe vaiśākhamāhātmye aṣṭanavatitamo'dhyāyaḥ || 98 ||
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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 98

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)

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Cover of edition (2013)

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

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