Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 1.2.108 (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 108 contained in chapter 2 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.2.108

ब्रह्माब्रह्मस्वरूपेण स्वयमेव व्यवस्थितः ।
मेरुरुल्बमभूत्तस्य जरायुश्च महीधराः ॥ १०८ ॥

brahmābrahmasvarūpeṇa svayameva vyavasthitaḥ |
merurulbamabhūttasya jarāyuśca mahīdharāḥ || 108 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.2.108 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 (1.2.108). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahma, Brahmasvarupa, Svayam, Eva, Vyavasthita, Meru, Ulba, Tad, Jarayu, Mahidhara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.2.108). 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: “brahmābrahmasvarūpeṇa svayameva vyavasthitaḥ
  • brahmā -
  • brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • brahmasvarūpeṇa -
  • brahmasvarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    brahmasvarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyavasthitaḥ -
  • vyavasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “merurulbamabhūttasya jarāyuśca mahīdharāḥ
  • merur -
  • meru (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    meru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ulbam -
  • ulba (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • abhūt -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • jarāyuś -
  • jarāyu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jarāyu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahīdharāḥ -
  • mahīdhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahīdharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.2.108

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 1.2.108 in Bengali sript:
ব্রহ্মাব্রহ্মস্বরূপেণ স্বযমেব ব্যবস্থিতঃ ।
মেরুরুল্বমভূত্তস্য জরাযুশ্চ মহীধরাঃ ॥ ১০৮ ॥

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 1.2.108 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રહ્માબ્રહ્મસ્વરૂપેણ સ્વયમેવ વ્યવસ્થિતઃ ।
મેરુરુલ્બમભૂત્તસ્ય જરાયુશ્ચ મહીધરાઃ ॥ ૧૦૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.2.108 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಾಬ್ರಹ್ಮಸ್ವರೂಪೇಣ ಸ್ವಯಮೇವ ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥಿತಃ ।
ಮೇರುರುಲ್ಬಮಭೂತ್ತಸ್ಯ ಜರಾಯುಶ್ಚ ಮಹೀಧರಾಃ ॥ ೧೦೮ ॥

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