Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.2.8 (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 8 contained in chapter 2 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.2.8

अव्यक्तं कारणं यत्तन्नित्यं सदसदात्मकम् ।
महदादिविशेषांतं सृजतीति विनिश्चयः ॥ ८ ॥

avyaktaṃ kāraṇaṃ yattannityaṃ sadasadātmakam |
mahadādiviśeṣāṃtaṃ sṛjatīti viniścayaḥ || 8 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.2.8 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 (1.2.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Avyaktam, Avyakta, Karana, Yat, Yad, Tan, Itya, Sadasadatmaka, Mahada, Div, Divi, Shesha, Srijati, Srijat, Iti, Vinishcaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.2.8). 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: “avyaktaṃ kāraṇaṃ yattannityaṃ sadasadātmakam
  • avyaktam -
  • avyaktam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    avyakta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    avyakta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    avyaktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kāraṇam -
  • kāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tann -
  • tan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • ityam -
  • itya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • sadasadātmakam -
  • sadasadātmaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sadasadātmaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “mahadādiviśeṣāṃtaṃ sṛjatīti viniścayaḥ
  • mahadā -
  • mahadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • divi -
  • divi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    divī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    div (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • śeṣān -
  • śeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • sṛjatī -
  • sṛjati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sṛj -> sṛjat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sṛj class 6 verb]
    sṛj -> sṛjat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb], [vocative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb], [accusative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb], [locative single from √sṛj class 6 verb]
    sṛj (verb class 6)
    [present active third single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • viniścayaḥ -
  • viniścaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.2.8

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 1.2.8 in Bengali sript:
অব্যক্তং কারণং যত্তন্নিত্যং সদসদাত্মকম্ ।
মহদাদিবিশেষাংতং সৃজতীতি বিনিশ্চযঃ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 1.2.8 in Gujarati sript:
અવ્યક્તં કારણં યત્તન્નિત્યં સદસદાત્મકમ્ ।
મહદાદિવિશેષાંતં સૃજતીતિ વિનિશ્ચયઃ ॥ ૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.2.8 in Kannada sript:
ಅವ್ಯಕ್ತಂ ಕಾರಣಂ ಯತ್ತನ್ನಿತ್ಯಂ ಸದಸದಾತ್ಮಕಮ್ ।
ಮಹದಾದಿವಿಶೇಷಾಂತಂ ಸೃಜತೀತಿ ವಿನಿಶ್ಚಯಃ ॥ ೮ ॥

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