Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana Book 6 Chapter 238 (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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rudra uvāca |
bhrātaraṃ nihataṃ jñātvā hiraṇyakaśipustataḥ |
tapastepe mahādaityo meroḥ pārśve ca māṃ prati || 1 ||
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divyavarṣasahasrāṇi vāyubhakṣo mahābalaḥ |
japanpaṃcākṣaraṃ maṃtraṃ pūjayāmāsa māṃ śubhe || 2 ||
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tataḥ prahṛṣṭamanasā tamavocaṃ mahāsuram |
varaṃ vṛṇīṣva daiteya yatte manasi varttate |
tataḥ provāca daiteyo māṃ prasannaṃ śubhānane || 3 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
devāsuramanuṣyāṇāṃ gaṃdharvoragarakṣasām |
paśupakṣimṛgāṇāṃ ca siddhānāṃ vai mahātmanām || 4 ||
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yakṣavidyādharāṇāṃ ca kinnarāṇāṃ tathaiva ca |
sarveṣāmeva rogāṇāmāyudhānāṃ tathaiva ca |
sarveṣāmṛṣimukhyānāmavadhyatvaṃ prayaccha me || 5 ||
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rudra uvāca |
evamastviti tadrakṣastvabruvaṃ priyadarśane |
matto mahadvaraṃ prāpya sa daiteyo mahābalaḥ || 6 ||
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jitvā maheṃdraṃ devāṃśca sa trailokyeśvaro'bhavat |
sarvāṃśca yajñabhāgāṃśca svayamevāgrahīdbalāt || 7 ||
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trātāraṃ nādhigacchaṃti devatāstena nirjitāḥ |
tasyaiva kiṃkarāḥ sarve gaṃdharvā devadānavāḥ || 8 ||
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yakṣāścanāgāḥ siddhāśca sādhyāśca vaśavartinaḥ |
uttānapādasya sutāṃ kalyāṇīṃ nāma kanyakām || 9 ||
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upayeme vidhānena daityarājo mahābalaḥ |
tasyāṃ jāto mahātejāḥ prahlādo daityarāṭśubhe || 10 ||
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anurakto hṛṣīkeśe garbhavāse'pi yo harau |
sarvāvasthāsu kṛtyeṣu manovākkāyakarmmabhiḥ || 11 ||
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nānyaṃ jānāti deveśātprasannātmā sanātanāt |
sa kāle'pi vinītaḥ sangurugehe vasatsudhīḥ || 12 ||
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adhītya sarvavedāṃśca śāstrāṇi vividhāni ca |
kasyacittvatha kālasya guruṇā saha daityajaḥ || 13 ||
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pituḥ samīpamāgatya vavaṃde vinayānvitaḥ |
taṃ pariṣvajya bāhubhyāṃ tanayaṃ śubhalakṣaṇam |
aṃke nidhāya daityeṃdraḥ provācedaṃ suvismitam || 14 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
prahlāda cirakālaṃ tvaṃ gurugehe niveśitaḥ |
yaduktā guruṇā vidyā tanmamācakṣva suvrata || 15 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti pṛṣṭaḥ svapitrā vai prahlādo janmavaiṣṇavaḥ |
prāha daityeśvaraṃ prītyā vacanaṃ kaluṣāpaham || 16 ||
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prahlāda uvāca |
yo vai sarvopaniṣadāmarthaḥ puruṣa īśvaraḥ |
taṃ vai sarvagataṃ viṣṇuṃ namaskṛtvā bravīmi te || 17 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti viṣṇustutiṃ śrutvā daityarāḍ vismayānvitaḥ |
uvāca taṃ guruṃ roṣātkiṃ tvayoktaṃ mamātmaje || 18 ||
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mamātmajasya durbuddhe harisaṃstavamīdṛśam |
kimarthamuktavānjāḍyamakāryyaṃ brāhmaṇocitam || 19 ||
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aśrāvyaṃ madamitrasya stavametaṃ mamāgrataḥ |
bālenāpikṛtaṃtvetattvatprasādāddivajādhama || 20 ||
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ityuktvā parito vīkṣya daityarāṭkrodhamūrcchitaḥ |
uvāca daityamekaṃ tu baṃdhayainaṃ dvijādhamam || 21 ||
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itirājavacaḥ śrutvā sa babaṃdha bhṛgoḥ sutam |
badhyamānaṃ guruṃ dṛṣṭvā prahlādo brāhmaṇapriyaḥ |
uvāca pitaraṃ tāta idaṃ me noktavānguruḥ || 22 ||
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kṛpayā devadevasya śikṣitosmi hareḥ prabho |
nānyo gururme bhavati sa eva prerako hariḥ || 23 ||
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śrotā maṃtā tathā vaktā draṣṭā sarvaga īśvaraḥ |
harirevākṣayaḥ karttā niyaṃtā sarvadehinām |
tasmādanāgaso vipro moktavyo'yaṃ guruḥ prabho || 24 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti putravacaḥ śrutvā hiraṇyakaśipustataḥ |
taṃ brāhmaṇaṃ mocayitvā svasutaṃ prāha vismayāt || 25 ||
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kiṃ vatsa tvaṃ bhramasyevaṃ mithyāvākyairdvijanmanaḥ |
ko viṣṇuḥ kiṃ tu tadrūpaṃ kutrāsau saṃsthito hariḥ || 26 ||
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ahameveśvaro loke trailokyādhipatiryataḥ |
māmevārccaya goviṃdaṃ tyaja śatruṃ durāsadam || 27 ||
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athavā śaṃkaraṃ devaṃ rudraṃ lokaguruṃ prabhum |
arccayasvāsurādhyakṣaṃ sarvaiśvaryyapradaṃ śivam || 28 ||
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tripuṃḍradhāraṇaṃ kṛtvā bhasmanā daityapūjitam |
pūjayitvā mahādevaṃ pāśupatyoktamārgataḥ || 29 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti daityapatervākyaṃ śrutvā daityapurohitāḥ || 30 ||
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purohitā ūcuḥ |
evameva mahābhāga kuruṣva vacanaṃ pituḥ |
tyaja śatruṃ kaiṭabhāriṃ pūjayasva trilocanam || 31 ||
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rudrātparataro devo nāsti sarvaprado nṝṇām |
pitā tavāpi tasyaiva prasādādīśvaro'bhavat || 32 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti teṣāṃ vacaḥ śrutvā prahlādo janmavaiṣṇavaṃ || 33 ||
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prahlāda uvāca |
aho bhagavataḥ śreṣṭhā yanmāyā mohitaṃ jagat |
aho vedāṃtaviduṣaḥ sarvalokeṣu pūjitāḥ || 34 ||
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brāhmaṇā api cāpalyādvadaṃtyevaṃ madānvitāḥ |
nārāyaṇaḥ paraṃ brahma tatvaṃ nārāyaṇaḥ param || 35 ||
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nārāyaṇaḥ paro dhyātā dhyānaṃ nārayaṇaḥ param |
gatirviśvasya jagataḥ śāśvataṃ śivamacyutaḥ || 36 ||
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dhātā vidhātā jagato vāsudevaḥ sanātanaḥ |
viśvamevedaṃ puruṣastadviśvamupajīvati || 37 ||
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hiraṇmayavapurnityaḥpuṃḍarīkanibhekṣaṇaḥ |
śrībhūlīlāpatiḥ saumyonirmmalaḥ śubhavigrahaḥ || 38 ||
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tenaiva sṛṣṭau brahmeśau sarge devottamau vibhū |
tasyaivājñāṃ puraskṛtya varttete brahmaśaṃkarau || 39 ||
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bhīṣāsmādvāti pavano bhīṣodeti divākaraḥ |
bhīṣāsmādagniścaṃdro'tha mṛtyurdhāvati paṃcamaḥ || 40 ||
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āsīdeko harirdivyo devo nārāyaṇaḥ paraḥ |
brahmā neṃdro na ceśāno na ca caṃdra divākarau || 41 ||
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na vā dyāvāpṛthivyau ca nakṣatrāṇi divaukasaḥ |
tasya viṣṇoḥ paraṃ dhāma sadā paśyaṃti sūrayaḥ || 42 ||
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evaṃ sarvopaniṣadāmarthaṃ hitvā dvijottamāḥ |
rāgāllobhādbhayādvāpi kiṃ bravītha mamāgrataḥ || 43 ||
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taṃ sarvarakṣakaṃ devaṃ tyaktvā sarveśvaraṃ harim |
kathaṃ pāṣaṃḍamāśritya pūjayāmi ca śaṃkaram || 44 ||
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lakṣmīpatiṃ devadevamanaṃtaṃ puruṣottamam |
iṃdīvaradalaśyāmaṃ padmapatrāyatekṣaṇam || 45 ||
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śrīvatsalakṣitoraskaṃ sarvvābharaṇabhūṣitam |
sadā kumāraṃ sarvveśaṃ nityānandasukhapradam || 46 ||
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kṛṣṇaṃ dadhyurmahātmāno yoginaḥ sanakādayaḥ |
yamarcayaṃti brahmeśa śakrādyā devatāgaṇāḥ || 47 ||
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yasya patnyāḥ kaṭākṣārddhadṛṣṭyā dṛṣṭā divaukasaḥ |
brahmeṃdra rudra varuṇa yama soma dhanādhipāḥ || 48 ||
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yannāmasmaraṇādeva pāpināmapi satvaram |
muktirbhavati jaṃtūnāṃ brahmādīnāṃ sudurlabhā || 49 ||
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sa evaṃ rakṣakaḥ śrīśo devānāmapi sarvadā |
tameva pūjayiṣyāmi lakṣmyā saṃyutamacyutam || 50 ||
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prāpsyāmi susukhenaiva tadviṣṇoḥ paramaṃ padam |
rudra uvāca |
iti tasya vacaḥ śrutvā hiraṇyakaśipustataḥ || 51 ||
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krodhena mahatāviṣṭo jajvālāgnirivāparaḥ |
parito vīkṣya daiteyānityāha krodhamūrchitaḥ || 52 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
bhīṣaṇaiḥ śastrasaṃghātaiḥ prahlādaṃ pāpakāriṇam |
mamājñayā ghātayadhvaṃ śatrupūjanatatparam || 53 ||
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rakṣitā harireveti rakṣate tena vātsalāt |
adyaiva saphalaṃ tasya paśyeyaṃ harirakṣaṇam || 54 ||
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rudra uvāca |
tadodyatāstrā daiteyā haṃtuṃ daityeśvarātmajam |
parivārya mahātmānaṃ tasthurdaityeśvarājñayā || 55 ||
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prahlādo'pi tathā viṣṇuṃ dhyātvā hṛdayapaṃkaje |
japannaṣṭākṣaraṃ maṃtraṃ tasthau giririvāparaḥ || 56 ||
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taṃ jaghnuḥ parito vīrāḥ śūlatomaraśaktibhiḥ |
prahlādasya vapustatra harisaṃsmaraṇācchubhe || 57 ||
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viṣṇoḥ prabhāvādduddharṣādvajrabhūtamabhūdbhṛśam |
tataḥ saṃprāpya tadgātraṃ mahāstrāṇi suradviṣām || 58 ||
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nīlotpaladalānīva petuścichannāḥ kṣitau śubhe |
alpamapyasya tadgātraṃ bhettuṃ daityā na ca kṣamāḥ || 59 ||
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vismitāvāṅmukhāstasthurdaitya rājāṃtike bhaṭāḥ |
tādṛgvidhaṃ mahātmānaṃ dṛṣṭvā putraṃ mahābalam || 60 ||
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vismayaṃ paramaṃ gatvā daityarāṭkrodhamūrchitaḥ |
ādideśa tataḥ sarvāndaṃdaśūkānmahāviṣān || 61 ||
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vāsukiprabhṛtīnbhīmānkhādayadhvamiti krudhā |
ādiṣṭāstena rājñātha te nāgāḥ sumahābalāḥ || 62 ||
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jvalitāsyā mahābhīmāstaṃ ca khādurmahābalam |
garuḍadhvajabhaktaṃ taṃ vidaśya garalāyudhāḥ || 63 ||
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nirviṣāścchinnadaśanā babhūvuranilāśanāḥ |
vainateyasahasreṇa chinnagātrāḥ suvihvalāḥ || 64 ||
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pradudruvurdiśaḥ sarvāvamaṃto rudhiraṃ bhṛśam |
tādṛgvidhānmahāsarpāndṛṣṭvā daityapatistadā || 65 ||
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ādideśa tataḥ kruddho diggajānsumadānvitān |
nirdiṣṭāstena rājñātha diggajāśca madoddhatāḥ || 66 ||
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parivāryātha taṃ jaghnurdaṃtaiḥ pṛthutarairbhṛśam |
atha diggajadaṃtāśca chinnamūlāḥ patanbhuvi || 67 ||
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daṃtairvinākṛtā nāgā bhayārtā vai pradudruvuḥ |
tāndṛṣṭvātha mahānāgāndaityeṃdraḥ kupito balī || 68 ||
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prajvālya ca mahāvahniṃ cikṣepa sutamātmanaḥ |
jalaśāyipriyaṃ dṛṣṭvā prahlādaṃ havyavāhanaḥ || 69 ||
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na dadāha ca taṃ dhīraṃ suśītaḥ samabhūcchikhī |
adahyamānaṃ taṃ bālaṃ dṛṣṭvā rājā suvismitaḥ || 70 ||
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prādāttasmai viṣaṃ ghoraṃ sarvabhūtahitaṃ tadā |
tasya viṣṇoḥ prabhāvācca viṣamasyāmṛtaṃ bhavet || 71 ||
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arpaṇāttasya devasya viṣaṃ cāmṛtamaśnute |
evamādyairvadhopāyairghorarūpaiḥ sudāruṇaiḥ || 72 ||
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mohayitvātmajaṃ rājā tasyāvadhyatvamīkṣya ca |
tataḥ sāmnā sutaṃ prāha daityarāḍvismayākulaḥ || 73 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
tvayā viṣṇoḥ paratvaṃ ca samyaguktaṃ mamāgrataḥ |
vyāpitvātsarvabhūtānāṃ viṣṇurityabhidhīyate || 74 ||
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yo'sau sarvagato devaḥ sa eva parameśvaraḥ |
tasya sarvagatatvaṃ vai pratyakṣaṃ darśayasva me || 75 ||
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aiśvaryaśaktitejāṃsi jñānavīryabalāni ca |
parasya tasya paramaṃ rūpaṃ guṇavibhūtayaḥ || 76 ||
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samyagdṛṣṭvā prayatnena viṣṇuṃ manye divaukasām |
mama pratibalo loke nāsti deveṣu kaścana || 77 ||
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īśānavaradānena sarvabhūteṣvavadhyatām |
prāptavānsarvabhūtānāṃnadurjayatvaṃ ca mānada |
īśvaratvaṃ labhedviṣṇurmāṃ jitvā balavīryataḥ || 78 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti tasya vacaḥ śrutvā prahlādaḥ prāha vismitaḥ |
hareḥ prabhāvaṃ dainyasya kathayāmāsa suvrataḥ || 79 ||
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prahlāda uvāca |
yo'sau nārāyaṇaḥ śrīmānparamātmā sanātanaḥ |
vasanātsarvabhūteṣu vāsudevaḥ sa ucyate || 80 ||
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sarvasyāpi jagaddhātā viṣṇurityabhidhīyate |
na kiṃcidasmādanyaṃ tu jagatsthāvara jaṃgamam || 81 ||
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sarvatra cidacidvastu rūpaṃ tasyaiva nānyathā |
tripādvyāptiḥ paraṃ vyomni pādavyāpti kalādbhutā || 82 ||
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yo'sau cakragadāpāṇiḥ pītavāsā janārdanaḥ |
yogibhirdṛśyate bhaktyā nābhaktyā dṛśyate kvacit || 83 ||
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draṣṭuṃ na śakyo roṣācca matsarādvā janārdanaḥ |
devatiryaṅmanuṣyeṣu sthāvareṣvapi jaṃtuṣu |
vyāpya tiṣṭhati sarvveṣu kṣudreṣvapi mahatsu ca || 84 ||
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rudra uvāca |
iti prahlādavacanaṃ śrutvā daityavarastadā |
uvāca roṣatāmrākṣo bhartsayaṃśca sutaṃ muhuḥ || 85 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
asau sarvagato viṣṇurapi cetparamaḥ pumān |
pratyayaṃ darśayasvādya bahubhiḥ kiṃ ca lāpitaiḥ || 86 ||
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mahādeva uvāca |
ityuktvā sahasā daityaḥ prāsādastaṃbhamātmanaḥ |
tāḍayāmāsa hastena prahlādamidamabravīt || 87 ||
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hiraṇyakaśipuruvāca |
asmindarśaya taṃ viṣṇuṃ yadi sarvagato bhavet |
anyathā tvāṃ vadhiṣyāmi mithyāvākyapralāpinam || 88 ||
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rudra uvāca |
ityuktvā sahasā khaṅgamākṛṣya ditijeśvaraḥ |
prahlādorasi cikṣepa haṃtuṃ khaṅgena taṃ ruṣā || 89 ||
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tasminkṣaṇe mahāśabdaḥ staṃbhe saṃśrūyate bhṛśam |
saṃvartāśanisaṃrāvaiḥ khamiva sphuṭitāṃtaram || 90 ||
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tena śabdena mahatā daityaśrotravighātinā |
sarve nipātitā bhūmau chinnamūlā iva drumāḥ || 91 ||
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bibhyaṃtaḥ saṃplutaṃ daityā menire vai jagattrayam |
tataḥ staṃbhe mahātejā niṣkrāṃto vai mahāhariḥ || 92 ||
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cakāra sa mahāghoraṃ jagatkṣayanibhaṃ svanam |
tena nādena mahatā tārakāḥ patitā bhuvi || 93 ||
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nṛsiṃhavapurāsthāya tatraivāvirabhūddhariḥ |
anekakoṭisūryyāgni tejasā sa samāvṛtaḥ || 94 ||
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mukhe paṃcānanaprakhyaḥ śarīre mānuṣākṛtiḥ |
daṃṣṭrākarālavadanaḥ sphurajjihvāmbaroddhataḥ || 95 ||
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jvālāvalitakeśāṃtastaptālātekṣaṇo vibhuḥ |
sahasrabāhubhirdīrghaiḥ sarvāyudhasamanvitaiḥ || 96 ||
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vṛto merurivābhāti bahuśākhānagānvitaḥ |
divyamālyāṃbaradharo divyābharaṇabhūṣitaḥ || 97 ||
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tasthau nṛkesarīrūpaḥ saṃharttuṃ sarvadānavān |
taṃ dṛṣṭvā ghorasaṃkāśaṃ narasiṃhaṃ mahābalam || 98 ||
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dagdhākṣipakṣmo daityeṃdro vihvalāṃgaḥ papāta ha |
prahlādo'tha tadā dṛṣṭvā nārasiṃhopamaṃ harim || 99 ||
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jayaśabdena deveśaṃ namaścakre janārdanam |
dadarśa tasya gātreṣu nṛsiṃhasya mahātmanaḥ || 100 ||
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lokānsamudrā nsadvīpānsuragaṃdharvamānuṣān |
ajāṃḍānāṃ sahasraṃ tu saṭāgre tasya dṛśyate || 101 ||
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dṛśyaṃte tasya netreṣu somasūryyādayastathā |
karṇayoraśvinau devau diśaśca vidiśastathā || 102 ||
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lalāṭe brahmarudrau ca nabho vāyuśca nāsike |
iṃdrāgnī tasya vaktrāṃtejihvāyāṃ tu sarasvatī || 103 ||
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daṃṣṭrāsu siṃhaśārdūlāḥ śarabhāśca mahoragāḥ |
kaṃṭhe ca dṛśyate meruḥ skaṃdheṣvapi mahādrayaḥ || 104 ||
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devatiryyaṅmanuṣyāśca bāhuṣvapi mahātmanaḥ |
nābhau cāsyāṃtarikṣaṃ ca pādayoḥ pṛthivītathā || 105 ||
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romasvoṣadhayaḥ sarvāḥ pādapā nakhapaṃktiṣu |
niḥśvāseṣu ca vedāśca sāṅgopāṅgasamanvitāḥ || 106 ||
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ādityā vasavo rudrā viśvedevā marudgaṇāḥ |
sarvāṅgeṣu pradṛśyaṃte gaṃdharvāpsarasaśca ye || 107 ||
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itthaṃ vibhūtayastasya dṛśyaṃte paramātmanaḥ |
śrīvatsakaustubhoraskaṃ vanamālāvibhūṣitam || 108 ||
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śaṃkhacakragadākhaṅga śārṅgādyairhetibhiryutam |
sarvopaniṣadāmarthaṃ dṛṣṭvā daityeśvarātmajaḥ || 109 ||
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harṣāśrujalasiktāṃgaḥ praṇanāma muhurmuhuḥ |
daityeṃdrastu hariṃ dṛṣṭvā krodhānmṛtyuvaśe sthitaḥ || 110 ||
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yoddhuṃ khaṅgaṃ samudyamya nṛsiṃhaṃ tamabhidravat |
atha daityagaṇāḥ sarvve labdhasaṃjñā mahābalāḥ || 111 ||
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svānyāyudhāni cādāya hariṃ jaghnustvarānvitāḥ |
palālakāṇḍāni yathā vahnau kṣiptānyanekaśaḥ || 112 ||
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tathaiva bhasmatāṃ yāṃti mahāstrāṇi harestanau |
tānyanīkāni daityānāṃ dṛṣṭvā naraharistadā || 113 ||
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saṭairdadāha ca jvālāmālāviracita sphuṭaiḥ |
nṛkesari saṭodbhūtavahninā dānavā bhṛśam || 114 ||
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nirbhasmitā gaṇāḥ sarve niḥśeṣaṃ tadabhūdbalam |
prahlādaṃ sānugaṃ hitvā bhasmite vīkṣya tadbale || 115 ||
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krodhāddaityapatiḥ khaṅgamākṛṣyābhiprapadyata |
khaṅgahastaṃ tu daityeṃdraṃ jagrāhaikena bāhunā || 116 ||
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pātayāmāsa deveśo yathā śākhāṃ mahānilaḥ |
gṛhītvā patitaṃ bhūmau mahākāyaṃ nṛkesarī || 117 ||
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svotsaṃge sthāpayāmāsa dadarśāsau mukhaṃ hareḥ |
viṣṇuniṃdākṛtaṃpāpaṃtathāvaiṣṇavadoṣajam || 118 ||
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nṛsiṃhasparśanādevanirbhasmitamabhūttadā |
athadaityeśvarasyāthamahadgātraṃnṛkesarī || 119 ||
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nakhervidārayāmāsatīkṣṇairvajranibhairghanaiḥ |
sanirmmalātmādaityeṃdra paḥśyansākṣānmukhaṃ hareḥ || 120 ||
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nakhanirbhinnahṛdayaḥ kṛtārtho vijahāvasūn |
tadgātraṃ śatadhā bhittvā nakhaistīkṣṇairmahāhariḥ || 121 ||
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ākṛṣyāṃtrāṇi dīrghāṇi kaṃṭhe saṃsaktavānpriyān |
atha devagaṇāḥ sarvve munayaśca tapodhanāḥ || 122 ||
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brahmarudrau puraskṛtya śanaiḥ stotuṃ samāyayuḥ |
te prasādayituṃ bhītā jvalaṃtaṃ viśvatomukham || 123 ||
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mātaraṃ jagatāṃ dhātrīṃ ciṃtayāmāsurīśvarīm |
hiraṇyavarṇāṃ hariṇīṃ sarvvopadravanāśinīm || 124 ||
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viṣṇornityānavadyāṃgīṃ dhyātvā nārāyaṇīṃ śubhām |
devīsūktajapairbhaktyā namaścakruḥ sanātanīm || 125 ||
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taiściṃtyamānā sā devī tatraivāvirabhūttadā |
caturbhujā viśālākṣī sarvābharaṇabhūṣitā || 126 ||
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dukūlavastrasahitāṃ divyamālānulepanām |
tāṃ dṛṣṭvā devadevasya priyāṃ sarve divaukasaḥ || 127 ||
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ūcuḥ prāṃjalayo devīṃ prasannaṃ kurute priyam |
trailokyasyābhayaṃ svāmī yathā dadyāttathā kuru || 128 ||
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rudra uvāca |
ityuktā sahasā devī priyaṃ prāpya janārdanam |
praṇipatya namaskṛtya prasīdeti uvāca tam || 129 ||
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tāṃ dṛṣṭvā mahiṣīṃ svasya priyāṃ sarvveśvaro hariḥ |
rakṣaḥśarīrajaṃ krodhaṃ tatyāja prītavatkṣaṇāt || 130 ||
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aṃkamādāya tāṃ devīṃ samāśliṣya dayānidhiḥ |
kṛpāsudhārdradṛṣṭyā vai niraikṣata surānhariḥ || 131 ||
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tato jayajayetyuccaiḥ stuvatāṃ namatāṃ tadā |
taddayādṛṣṭidṛṣṭānāṃ sānaṃdaḥ saṃbhramo'bhavat || 132 ||
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tato devagaṇāḥ sarve harṣanirbharamānasāḥ |
ūcuḥ prāṃjalayo devaṃ namaskṛtya jagatpatim || 133 ||
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devagaṇā ūcuḥ |
draṣṭumatyadbhutaṃ tejo na śaktāste jagatpate |
atyadbhutamidaṃ rūpaṃ bahubāhupadāṃkitam || 134 ||
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jagattrayasamākrāṃtaṃ tejastīkṣṇataraṃ tava |
draṣṭuṃ sthātuṃ na śaktāḥ smaḥ sarvva eva divaukasaḥ || 135 ||
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mahādeva uvāca |
ityarthitastu vibudhaistejastadatibhīṣaṇam |
upasaṃhṛtya deveśo babhūva sukhadarśanaḥ || 136 ||
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śaratkoṭīṃdusaṃkāśaḥ puṃḍarīkanibhekṣaṇaḥ |
sudhāmaya saṭāpuṃja vidyutkoṭinibhaḥ śubhaḥ || 137 ||
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nānāratnamayairdivyaiḥ keyūraiḥ kaṭakānvitaiḥ |
bāhubhiḥ kalpavṛkṣasya śākhaughairiva satphalaiḥ || 138 ||
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caturbhiḥ komalairdivyairanvitaḥ parameśvaraḥ |
japākusumasaṃkāśaiḥ śobhitaḥ karapaṃkajaiḥ || 139 ||
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śaṃkhacakragṛhītābhyāmudbāhubhyāṃ virājitaḥ |
varadābhayahastābhyāmitarābhyāṃ nṛkesarī || 140 ||
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śrīvatsakaustubhorasko vanamālāvibhūṣitaḥ |
udyaddinakārābhyāṃ ca kuṇḍalābhyāṃ virājitaḥ || 141 ||
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hārakeyūrakaṭakairbhūṣaṇaiḥ samalaṃkṛtaḥ |
savyāṃgastha śriyāyukto rājate narakesarī || 142 ||
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lakṣmīnṛsiṃhaṃ taṃ dṛṣṭvā devatāḥ samaharṣayaḥ |
ānandāśrujalaiḥ siktā harṣanirbharacetasaḥ || 143 ||
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ānaṃdasiṃdhumagnāste namaścakrurniraṃtaram |
arcayāmāsurātmeśaṃ divyapuṣpasamarpaṇaiḥ || 144 ||
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ratnakuṃbhaiḥ sudhāpūrṇairabhiṣicya sanātanam |
vastrairābharaṇairgaṃdhaiḥ puṣpairdhūpairmmanoramaiḥ || 145 ||
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divyairniveditairdīpairarccayitvā nṛkesarim |
tuṣṭuvuḥ stavanairdivyairnamaścakrurmmuhurmmahuḥ || 146 ||
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tataḥ prasanno lakṣmīśasteṣāmiṣṭānvarāndadau |
tato devagaṇaiḥ sārdhaṃ sarvveśo bhaktavatsalaḥ || 147 ||
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prahlādaṃ sarvadaityānāṃ cakre rājānamavyayam |
āśvāsya bhaktaṃ prahlādamabhiṣicya surottamaiḥ || 148 ||
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dadau tasmai varāniṣṭānbhaktiṃ cāvyabhicāriṇīm |
tato devagaṇaiḥ sarvaiḥ stūyamāno nṛkesarī || 149 ||
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vikīrṇapuṣpavapubhistatraivāṃtaradhīyata |
tataḥ suragaṇāḥ sarve svaṃsvaṃ sthānaṃ prapedire || 150 ||
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punaśca yajñabhāgānsvānbubhujuḥ prītamānasāḥ |
tato devāḥ sagaṃdharvā nirātaṃkābhavaṃstadā || 151 ||
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tasminhate mahādaitye sarva eva praharṣitāḥ |
prahlādastu tadā cakre rājyaṃ dharmeṇa vaiṣṇavaḥ || 152 ||
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hareḥ prasādāllabdhaṃ tu rājyaṃ vaiṣṇavasattamaḥ |
bahubhiryajñadānādyairarcayitvā nṛkesarim || 153 ||
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kāle haripadaṃ prāpa yogigamyaṃ sanātanam |
etatprahlādacaritaṃ ye tu śṛṇvaṃti nityaśaḥ || 154 ||
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te sarvepāpanirmuktā yāsyaṃti paramāṃ gatim |
etatte kathitaṃ devi nṛsiṃhaṃ vaibhavaṃ hareḥ |
śeṣāṃ ca vaibhavāvasthāṃ śṛṇu devi yathākramam || 155 ||
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iti śrīpādme mahāpurāṇe paṃcapaṃcāśatsāhasryāṃ sahiṃtāyāmuttarakhaṃḍe umāmaheśvara |
saṃvāde nṛsiṃhaprādurbhāvonāmāṣṭatriṃśadadhikadviśatatamo'dhyāyaḥ || 238 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Chapter 238

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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