Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 6 Chapter 31 (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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nāradauvāca |
devadeva jagannātha bhaktānāmabhayaprada |
vrataṃ brūhi mahādeva kṛpāṃ kṛtvā mamopari || 1 ||
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śrīmahādeva uvāca |
sārvabhaumaḥ purā hyāsīddhariścaṃdro mahīpatiḥ |
tasyatuṣṭo'dadadbrahmā purīṃ kāmadughāṃ śubhām || 2 ||
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sarvaratnamayīṃ divyāṃ bālārkasadṛśaprabhām |
tatra sthito mahīpālo saptadvīpāṃ vasuṃdharām || 3 ||
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pālayāmāsa dharmeṇa pitā putramivaurasam |
prabhūtadhanadhānyastu putradauhitravānnṛpaḥ || 4 ||
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sa pālayanśubhaṃ rājyaṃ paraṃ vismayamāgataḥ |
na tādṛśamabhūtpūrvaṃ rājyaṃ kasya hi karhicit || 5 ||
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na cedṛśaṃ narairanyairvimānamadhirohitam |
kasyeha karmaṇo vyaṣṭiryenāhaṃ surarāḍiva || 6 ||
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iti ciṃtāparo bhūtvā vimānavaramāsthitaḥ |
dadarśa pārthivavaro meruṃ śikhariṇāṃ varam || 7 ||
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tatrāste ca mahātmāsau dvitīya iva bhāskaraḥ |
āsīnaṃ parvatavare śailapaṭṭe hiraṇmaye || 8 ||
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sanatkumāraṃ brahmarṣiṃ jñānayogaparāyaṇam |
dṛṣṭvā hyavātaradrājā praṣṭukāmo'tha vismayam || 9 ||
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vavaṃde caraṇau hṛṣṭastenāpi sa ca naṃditaḥ |
sukhopaviṣṭastu nṛpaḥ papraccha munipuṃgavam || 10 ||
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bhagavandurllabhā loke saṃpacceyaṃ yathā mama |
karmaṇā kena labhyeta kaścāhaṃ pūrvajanmani || 11 ||
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tattvaṃ kathaya me sarvamanugrāhyo'smi te yadi |
sanatkumāra uvāca |
śṛṇu rājanpravakṣyāmi pūrvavṛttasya kāraṇam || 12 ||
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yena kṛtvā viśeṣeṇa tava cānugraho'bhavat |
tvamāsīḥ pūrvajanuṣi suvaiśyaḥ satyavākśuciḥ || 13 ||
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svaṃ karma te parityaktaṃ tatastyaktastu bāṃdhavaiḥ |
satvaṃ vṛttiparikṣīṇo bhāryayānugatastathā || 14 ||
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nirgataḥ svajanāṃstyaktvā parapreṣaṇalipsayā |
na ca preṣaṇado hyāsītkāle durbhikṣapīḍitaḥ || 15 ||
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tataḥ kadācidgahane saraścotphullapaṃkajam |
dṛṣṭvā tatra kṛto bhāvo gṛhṇīvaḥ paṃkajāni vai || 16 ||
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etāvaduktvā puṣpāṇi tānyādāya pade pade |
āsthitau nagarīṃ puṇyāṃ nāmnā vārāṇasīṃ śubhām || 17 ||
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tato vikrayataḥ kaścinaiva gṛhṇāti paṃkajam |
tanmaṭhānnirgataḥ kaścittatraiva prāṃgaṇe sthitaḥ || 18 ||
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tatra sthāne praviśatā śruto vāditranisvanaḥ |
kasmiṃśca śrūyate hyeṣa vāditrasya ca nisvanaḥ || 19 ||
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iti pṛṣṭe tadā tūrye tenokte prasthitoṃtaram |
kāśirājastu vikhyāta iṃdradyumnastu pārthivaḥ || 20 ||
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tasyāsti duhitā khyātā nāmnā caṃdrāvatī satī |
upoṣitā mahābhāgā jayaṃtīmaṣṭamīṃ śubhām || 21 ||
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tatrāgato'sau vaiśyastu yatra tiṣṭhati sā śubhā |
saṃtuṣṭacittaḥ sa tadā harṣastatrāgato mahān || 22 ||
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tatra sthāne tvayā dṛṣṭo deva vaitāniko vidhiḥ |
ādityasahito yatra pūjyate bhagavānhariḥ || 23 ||
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tadbhaktyā ca tvayā patnyā saha puṣpārcanaṃ kṛtam |
śeṣaistu prakarastatra kṛtaḥ puṣpamayastathā || 24 ||
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taṃ dṛṣṭvā vismitā sāha kenehābhyarcanaṃ kṛtam |
jñātvā tatkarmatatsarvaṃ kṛtaṃ saṃrakṣaṇaṃ tathā || 25 ||
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tatastuṣṭā tu sā tubhyaṃ dadau vittaṃ bahusvayam |
tvayā vittaṃ no gṛhītaṃ bhojanāyānumaṃtritaḥ || 26 ||
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na gṛhītaṃ bhojanaṃ ca na ca vittaṃ tvayā tadā |
ādityo viṣṇusaṃyuktaḥ pūjito'sau yathāvidhi || 27 ||
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tataḥ prabhātasamaye rakṣamāṇastayā sadā |
viśraṃbhayitvā tānsarvānnirgato'si yathecchayā || 28 ||
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tadetadanyajanuṣi sukṛtaṃ cārjitaṃ tvayā |
paṃcatvaṃ ca tvayā prāptaṃ svīyakarmānuyogataḥ || 29 ||
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tena puṇyena mahatā vimānamāgamattadā |
tatphalaṃ bhujyate bhūpa pūrvajanmakṛtaṃ ca yat || 30 ||
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hariścaṃdra uvāca |
kenaiva ca vidhānena kasminmāse ca sā tithiḥ |
karttavyā tanmamācakṣva anugrāhyo'smi te yadi || 31 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
śṛṇuṣvāvahito rājankathyamānaṃ mayā tava |
śrāvaṇasya tu māsasya kṛṣṇāṣṭamyāṃ narādhipa || 32 ||
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rohiṇī yadi labhyeta jayaṃtī nāma sā tithiḥ |
bhūyobhūyo mahārāja bhavejjanmani kāraṇam || 33 ||
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vidhānamasyā vakṣyāmi yathoktaṃ brahmaṇā mama |
yatkṛtvā muktapāpastu viṣṇulokaṃ pragacchati || 34 ||
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upoṣitastataḥ kṛtvā snānaṃ kṛṣṇatilaiḥ saha |
sthāpayedavraṇaṃ kuṃbhaṃ paṃcaratnasamanvitam || 35 ||
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vajramauktikavaiḍūrya puṣparāgeṃdranīlakam |
paṃcaratnaṃ praśastaṃ tu iti kātyāyano'bravīt || 36 ||
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tasyopari nyasetpātraṃ sauvarṇaṃ lakṣaṇānvitam |
sauvarṇāṃ vinyasettatra yaśodāṃ naṃdagehinīm || 37 ||
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dadamānāṃ tu putrasya stanaṃ vai vismitānanām |
pibamānaṃ stanaṃ māturaparaṃ pāṇinā spṛśat || 38 ||
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ālokya mātaraṃ premṇā sukhayaṃtaṃ muhurmuhuḥ |
sauvarṇaṃ kārayeddevaṃ yāvacchaktiśca vidyate || 39 ||
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dvi niṣkamātraṃ kartavyaṃ yadi śaktiśca vidyate |
trilohenaiva kartavyaṃ sauvarṇenāthavā punaḥ || 40 ||
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tadvacca rohiṇīṃ kuryātsauvarṇī rājataḥ śaśī |
aṃguṣṭhamātrastu śaśī rohiṇī caturaṃgulā || 41 ||
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karṇayoḥ kuṃḍale dadyātkaṃṭhābharaṇakaṃ gale |
evaṃ kṛtvā tu goviṃdaṃ mātrāsārddhaṃ jagatpatim || 42 ||
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kṣīrādisnapanaṃ kṛtvā caṃdanenānulepayet |
śvetavastrayugacchatraṃ puṣpamālopaśobhitam || 43 ||
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naivedyairvividhairbhakṣaiḥ phalairnānāvidhairapi |
dīpaṃ ca kārayettatra puṣpamaṃḍapaśobhitam || 44 ||
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gītaṃ nṛtyaṃ ca vādyaṃ ca kārayedbhaktimānbudhaiḥ |
evaṃ kṛtvā vidhānaṃ tu yathāvibhavasārataḥ |
guruṃ saṃpūjayet paścātpūjāṃ tatra samāpayet || 45 ||
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iti śrīpādme mahāpurāṇe paṃcapaṃcāśatsahasrasaṃhitāyāṃ uttarakhaṇḍe umāpatināradasaṃvāde janmāṣṭamīvrataṃnāma ekatriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ || 31 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Chapter 31

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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