Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.17.287 (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 287 contained in chapter 17 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.17.287

लक्ष्म्याश्चैव वरं प्रादाद्गायत्री ब्रह्मणः प्रिया ।
अकुत्सितान्सदा सर्वान्कुर्वन्ती धनशोभना ॥ २८७ ॥

lakṣmyāścaiva varaṃ prādādgāyatrī brahmaṇaḥ priyā |
akutsitānsadā sarvānkurvantī dhanaśobhanā || 287 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.17.287 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 (1.17.287). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lakshmi, Varam, Vara, Pra, Prat, Gayatri, Gayatrin, Brahman, Brahmana, Pri, Priya, Akutsita, Sada, Sad, Sarva, Kurvat, Dhana, Shobhana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.17.287). 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: “lakṣmyāścaiva varaṃ prādādgāyatrī brahmaṇaḥ priyā
  • lakṣmyāś -
  • lakṣmī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • varam -
  • varam (indeclinable)
    vara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varā (noun, feminine)
  • prād -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    prā -> prāt (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √prā class 2 verb], [vocative single from √prā class 2 verb], [accusative single from √prā class 2 verb]
  • ād -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • gāyatrī -
  • gāyatrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    gāyatrin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • brahmaṇaḥ -
  • brahman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    brahmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • priyā -
  • prī (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    prī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    priyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “akutsitānsadā sarvānkurvantī dhanaśobhanā
  • akutsitān -
  • akutsita (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kurvantī -
  • kurvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative dual from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • dhana -
  • dhana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhan (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śobhanā -
  • śobhanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.17.287

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 1.17.287 in Bengali sript:
লক্ষ্ম্যাশ্চৈব বরং প্রাদাদ্গাযত্রী ব্রহ্মণঃ প্রিযা ।
অকুত্সিতান্সদা সর্বান্কুর্বন্তী ধনশোভনা ॥ ২৮৭ ॥

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 1.17.287 in Gujarati sript:
લક્ષ્મ્યાશ્ચૈવ વરં પ્રાદાદ્ગાયત્રી બ્રહ્મણઃ પ્રિયા ।
અકુત્સિતાન્સદા સર્વાન્કુર્વન્તી ધનશોભના ॥ ૨૮૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.17.287 in Kannada sript:
ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮ್ಯಾಶ್ಚೈವ ವರಂ ಪ್ರಾದಾದ್ಗಾಯತ್ರೀ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣಃ ಪ್ರಿಯಾ ।
ಅಕುತ್ಸಿತಾನ್ಸದಾ ಸರ್ವಾನ್ಕುರ್ವನ್ತೀ ಧನಶೋಭನಾ ॥ ೨೮೭ ॥

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