Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.1.15 (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. This is verse 15 contained in chapter 1 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.1.15

शुश्रूषस्व मुनीन्गत्वा यत्ते पृच्छंति तद्वद ।
वदंतु भगवंतो मां कथयामि कथां तु यां ॥ १५ ॥

śuśrūṣasva munīngatvā yatte pṛcchaṃti tadvada |
vadaṃtu bhagavaṃto māṃ kathayāmi kathāṃ tu yāṃ || 15 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.1.15 is contained in the book Sri Padma Purana (Sanskrit Text and Hindi Translation) by Chaukhamba Surbharati Prakashan. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.1.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Muni, Yatta, Pricchat, Pricchanti, Tadvat, Bhagavanta, Bhagavat, Asmad, Katha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.1.15). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “śuśrūṣasva munīngatvā yatte pṛcchaṃti tadvada
  • śuśrūṣasva -
  • śru (verb class 0)
    [imperative middle second single]
  • munīn -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • gatvā -
  • gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
  • yatte -
  • yatta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yatta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    yattā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    yat -> yatta (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √yat class 1 verb]
    yat -> yatta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √yat class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √yat class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √yat class 1 verb], [locative single from √yat class 1 verb]
    yat -> yattā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √yat class 1 verb], [vocative single from √yat class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √yat class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √yat class 1 verb]
  • pṛcchanti -
  • pṛcchantī (noun, masculine)
    pṛcchantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pṛcchantī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    praś -> pṛcchat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √praś class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √praś class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √praś class 6 verb]
    praś -> pṛcchantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √praś class 6 verb]
    pṛcchat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    praś (verb class 6)
    [present active third plural]
  • tadvad -
  • tadvat (noun, masculine)
    tadvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “vadaṃtu bhagavaṃto māṃ kathayāmi kathāṃ tu yāṃ
  • vadantu -
  • vad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active third plural]
  • bhagavanto* -
  • bhagavanta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • kathayāmi -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [present active first single]
  • kathām -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • yām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.1.15

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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Preview of verse 1.1.15 in Bengali sript:
শুশ্রূষস্ব মুনীন্গত্বা যত্তে পৃচ্ছংতি তদ্বদ ।
বদংতু ভগবংতো মাং কথযামি কথাং তু যাং ॥ ১৫ ॥

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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Preview of verse 1.1.15 in Gujarati sript:
શુશ્રૂષસ્વ મુનીન્ગત્વા યત્તે પૃચ્છંતિ તદ્વદ ।
વદંતુ ભગવંતો માં કથયામિ કથાં તુ યાં ॥ ૧૫ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.1.15 in Kannada sript:
ಶುಶ್ರೂಷಸ್ವ ಮುನೀನ್ಗತ್ವಾ ಯತ್ತೇ ಪೃಚ್ಛಂತಿ ತದ್ವದ ।
ವದಂತು ಭಗವಂತೋ ಮಾಂ ಕಥಯಾಮಿ ಕಥಾಂ ತು ಯಾಂ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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