Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.18.158 (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 158 contained in chapter 18 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.18.158

प्राचीनत्वं सरस्वत्या यथा भूतं शृणुष्व तत् ।
सरस्वती पुरा प्रोक्ता देवैः सर्वैः सवासवैः ॥ १५८ ॥

prācīnatvaṃ sarasvatyā yathā bhūtaṃ śṛṇuṣva tat |
sarasvatī purā proktā devaiḥ sarvaiḥ savāsavaiḥ || 158 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.18.158 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 (1.18.158). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pracinatva, Sarasvati, Yatha, Bhuta, Tat, Tad, Sarasvat, Pura, Pur, Prokta, Deva, Sarva, Savasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.18.158). 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: “prācīnatvaṃ sarasvatyā yathā bhūtaṃ śṛṇuṣva tat
  • prācīnatvam -
  • prācīnatva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sarasvatyā* -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • bhūtam -
  • bhūta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhūta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhūtā (noun, feminine)
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active second dual]
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ṣva -
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “sarasvatī purā proktā devaiḥ sarvaiḥ savāsavaiḥ
  • sarasvatī -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sarasvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable)
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • proktā* -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • devaiḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • sarvaiḥ -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • savāsa -
  • savāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    savāsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaiḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    va (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [optative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.18.158

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 1.18.158 in Bengali sript:
প্রাচীনত্বং সরস্বত্যা যথা ভূতং শৃণুষ্ব তত্ ।
সরস্বতী পুরা প্রোক্তা দেবৈঃ সর্বৈঃ সবাসবৈঃ ॥ ১৫৮ ॥

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 1.18.158 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રાચીનત્વં સરસ્વત્યા યથા ભૂતં શૃણુષ્વ તત્ ।
સરસ્વતી પુરા પ્રોક્તા દેવૈઃ સર્વૈઃ સવાસવૈઃ ॥ ૧૫૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.18.158 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಾಚೀನತ್ವಂ ಸರಸ್ವತ್ಯಾ ಯಥಾ ಭೂತಂ ಶೃಣುಷ್ವ ತತ್ ।
ಸರಸ್ವತೀ ಪುರಾ ಪ್ರೋಕ್ತಾ ದೇವೈಃ ಸರ್ವೈಃ ಸವಾಸವೈಃ ॥ ೧೫೮ ॥

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