Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 5 Chapter 111 (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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śrīrāma uvāca |
maheśanāmamāhātmyaṃ pūjāmāhātmyameva ca |
namaskārasya māhātmyaṃ dṛṣṭimāhātmyameva ca || 1 ||
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jaladānasya māhātmyaṃ dhūpadānasya sattama |
dīpagaṃdhādidānasya māhātmyaṃ vada me guro || 2 ||
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śaṃbhuruvāca |
ekaikanāmamāhātmyaṃ vistarānna hi śakyate |
saṃkṣepeṇa ca te vacmi śṛṇu rāghava sādaram || 3 ||
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purā tretāyuge rājā vidhṛto nāma vīryavān |
mṛte pitari bālosau bhūmirājyebhiṣecitaḥ || 4 ||
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samānavayasaḥ sarvānsamīpasthāṃścakāra saḥ |
ye vṛddhā ye ca vidvāṃsaste ca tasya na saṃmatāḥ || 5 ||
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yuvānaḥ saṃmatā duṣṭā akāryakaraṇāstathā |
sustryānayanadakṣāśca corakarmaviśāradāḥ || 6 ||
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bhāṃḍavārtāratā lāsyanipuṇāstasya saṃmatāḥ |
vaśīkaraṇamaṃtrajñā vastrauṣadhavidastathā || 7 ||
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gītanartanaśīlāśca dhūrttā dyūtavidaḥ priyāḥ |
pitṛsaṃmatakartṝṇāṃ tyāgaṃ cakre sa pārthivaḥ || 8 ||
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vicārya sa ca taiḥ sārddhaṃ duṣṭaiḥ kāryamakārayat |
etādṛśāṃstathā cānyānduṣṭānsaha yuyoja ha || 9 ||
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etaduktimupālaṃbya śiṣṭaṃ suhṛdamatyajat |
uromuṣṭiṃ ca phetkāraṃ ye kuryustasya te priyāḥ || 10 ||
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bhagalakṣaṇatattvajñā ratitaṃtraviśāradāḥ |
rājanītivihīnaṃ tadrājyaṃ samabhavattadā || 11 ||
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gajāśvarathamuṣṭrājaṃ gomahiṣyādikaṃ ca yat |
tatsarvaṃ nāśamāpannamapahārāyatastataḥ || 12 ||
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ratnāni vasudhānyāni na dṛśyaṃte pure tadā |
atha bhūpāṃtareṇāsau nirjitaḥ prapalāyitaḥ || 13 ||
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mahāraṇyamatho gatvā giridurgamakalpayat |
tatra cālpaparīvāraścoravṛttiṃ samāśritaḥ || 14 ||
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suvarṇavastradhānyādi ratnagaṃdhādikaṃ tathā |
tatratatra vinirdiśya corānāyānavaṃcakān || 15 ||
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baṃdhādyakārayattaistu dravyāharaṇakarmaṇi |
yadāhāro na vidyeta tadāhāramakalpayat || 16 ||
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gomahiṣyādimāṃsena yadyannaṃ nopalabhyate |
aśvīya naramāṃsena bhojanaṃ paryyakalpayat || 17 ||
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etādṛśamabhūdvṛttaṃ saṃdhyopāsādivarjitam |
ekastu sacivastasya surāpo nāma rākṣasaḥ || 18 ||
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niyuṃkte sarvakālaṃ tamāharaprahareti ca |
evaṃ rakṣomate sthitvā nānādeśagatānnarān || 19 ||
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nṛsahasraparīvāro hyādadyādakṛpālayaḥ |
svasyābhimatayoṣāstu jñātvā jñātvā samāharat || 20 ||
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kiṃcitkālaṃ ca tā bhuktvā tāsāṃ māṃsamabhakṣayat |
evaṃ hatvā narānnārī rājyaṃ cakre suduḥsaham || 21 ||
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evaṃ varṣasahasraṃ tu rājyaṃ kṛtvā narādhamaḥ |
jarāśithilasarvāṃgo valīpalitadūṣitaḥ || 22 ||
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nirjīvamabhavatsthānaṃ samaṃtāddaśayojanam |
atha mṛtyudinaṃ prāptaṃ rājñastasya mahātmanaḥ || 23 ||
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mṛtyukāletha saṃprāpte snātaṃ bhūmigataṃ nṛpam |
tasya cānucarāḥ sarve parivāryopatasthire || 24 ||
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surāpaḥ sacivaḥ prāha kiṃ kāryaṃ mama cādiśa |
atha rājā tathā śakto nirgatāyustadārditaḥ || 25 ||
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nābheradhastu kṣīṇāsuḥ kathaṃcidvākyamuktavān |
tvaṃ sarvakāle daityeṃdra praharaprāharāhara || 26 ||
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ityathoktvā mamārāsau yamadūtāḥ samāyayuḥ |
vicitraṃ baṃdhane yatnaṃ cakrustāḍanatatparāḥ || 27 ||
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cūrṇitā baṃdhapāśāśca hetidaṃḍāśca cūrṇitāḥ |
tadgātrasparśamātre ca tadadbhutamivābhavat || 28 ||
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athāyātaḥ svayaṃ mṛtyuḥ pāśenainamayojayat |
mṛtyupāśamapicchinnaṃ vīkṣya mṛtyuraciṃtayat || 29 ||
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sarvamartyamṛtirdṛṣṭā dṛṣṭā naitādṛśī kvacit |
iti ciṃtāpare mṛtyau jvālāvaktraḥ pratāpavān || 30 ||
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vīrabhadreṇa nirdiṣṭaḥ sahasāyācca śūlabhṛt |
jvālāvaktramathālokya mṛtyustūrṇaṃ palāyayau || 31 ||
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palāyamānaṃ taṃ dṛṣṭvā mṛtyuṃ vahnimukhastadā |
are re cora cora tvaṃ tiṣṭhatiṣṭha kva yāsyasi || 32 ||
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enaso mucyate coraḥ śūlāropaṇamātrataḥ |
evamābhāṣya mṛtyuṃ taṃ śūlaprotamakalpayat || 33 ||
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śūlaṃ skaṃdhagataṃ kṛtvā dūtānsaṃgrathya rajjunā |
pādaśṛṃkhalavinyastānādāya nṛpamadhyagāt || 34 ||
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vimānavaramāropya gītavādyasuśobhitam |
vīrāṃtikamatho gatvā sarvamasmai nyavedayat || 35 ||
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vīrabhadropi tatsarvaṃ śaṃkarāyāmitātmane |
nānāmunigaṇairdevairbrahmaviṣṇupuraḥ suraiḥ || 36 ||
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sevyamānāya devāya pārvatīsahitāya ca |
praṇipatya nivedyātha śūlasthaṃmṛtyumeva ca || 37 ||
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tūṣṇīṃ babhūva viśvātmā vīrabhadraḥ pratāpavān |
agnyānanaṃ vīkṣya śivo vigarhayankathaṃ tvayaitadgaṇasāhasaṃ kṛtam |
bibheṣi mṛtyorna kathaṃ yamādhikādvadasva sarvaṃ paramārthato me || 39 ||
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praṇamya taṃ vahnimukho'tiroṣo mṛtyuṃ samālokya nanarta harṣāt |
uvāca cauryaṃ kṛtameva mṛtyunā tadeṣa śūle'pi mayā prarohitaḥ || 40 ||
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vimocayāmāsa śivopi mṛtyuṃ dūtānaśeṣānnirujaścakāra |
mṛtyuṃ samālokya śivo babhāṣe mannāma eṣāṃ maraṇe samāste || 41 ||
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maccetasāmanyadhiyāṃ ca nāmahīnākṣaraṃ vādhikavarṇayuktam |
mamaiva lokaṃ pradadāmi satyaṃ hyanena nāma prahareti bhāṣitam || 42 ||
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praśabdamātraṃ tvadhikaṃ haretipadapradaṃ vai padamīrayaṃti |
ārādamūṃstvaṃ japato namasva madīyavākyaṃ ca yamaṃ vadasva || 43 ||
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natiṃ yatiṃ kīrtimupāstimāśritā dāsyaṃ ca kaiṃkaryyamatha śrutiṃvadāḥ |
paṃcākṣaroktiṃ śatarudriyoktiṃ śivasya kurvaṃti na te vicāryāḥ || 44 ||
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mannāmarudrākṣavibhūtidhāraṇo mamāgrato yastu purāṇavaktā |
sarveṣu pāpeṣvapi teṣu satsu praśāsmyahaṃ naiva yamādhikāraḥ || 45 ||
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ye cāpi pāpānvitamāyino narāḥ parānnavastrādivadhūbhujaśca |
vārāṇasīmṛtyuparāśca ye vai śrīśailamartyāśca na te vicāryāḥ || 46 ||
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yūkāśca daṃśā api matkuṇāśca mṛgādayaḥ kīṭapipīlikāśca |
sarīsṛpā vṛścikaśūkarāśca kāśīmṛtāḥ śaṃkaramāpnuvaṃti || 47 ||
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idaṃ nāmagṛṇandhyāyedyo vai hṛtpadmamaṃdire |
triyaṃbakaṃ virūpākṣaṃ somaṃ somārddhabhūṣaṇam || 48 ||
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trinetrakaṃ trayīnetraṃ somasūryāgnilocanam |
taṃ namaskṛtya dūrastho bhavamṛtyo mamājñayā || 49 ||
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athākarṇya śivaproktaṃ mṛtyustuṣṭāva śaṃkaram |
namaste devatānātha namaste devamūrtaye || 50 ||
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sarvajñāya namastubhyaṃ paśūnāṃ pataye namaḥ |
atha devo mahādevo mṛtyuṃ prāha varaṃ vṛṇu || 51 ||
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stotreṇānena tuṣṭosmi mṛtyurvaramayācata |
tvadīyaṃ pālaya vibho māṃ ca śaṃkara pāpinam || 52 ||
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tathetyuktvā mṛtyumīśo gaccha vatseti cābravīt |
yamalokaṃ gataḥ sopi yamāyāśeṣamuktavān || 53 ||
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śaṃbhuruvāca |
ya idaṃ śṛṇuyānnityaṃ puṇyākhyānamanuttamam |
vimuktaḥ sarvapāpebhyo yāti śaṃkarasannidhim || 54 ||
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iti śrīpadmapurāṇe pātālakhaṃḍe śivarāghavasaṃvāde |
ekādaśottaraśatatamo'dhyāyaḥ || 111 ||
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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 111

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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