Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.36.57 (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 57 contained in chapter 36 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.36.57

कुतूहलवशाच्चैव पृच्छामि त्वां महामते ।
करतलेस्थिते रत्ने करमध्यं प्रकाशते ॥ ५७ ॥

kutūhalavaśāccaiva pṛcchāmi tvāṃ mahāmate |
karatalesthite ratne karamadhyaṃ prakāśate || 57 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.36.57 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 (1.36.57). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kutuhala, Vasha, Tva, Yushmad, Mahamata, Mahamati, Karatala, Sthita, Sthiti, Ratna, Ratni, Karamadhya, Prakashata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.36.57). 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: “kutūhalavaśāccaiva pṛcchāmi tvāṃ mahāmate
  • kutūhala -
  • kutūhala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kutūhala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaśāc -
  • vaśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vaśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative 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]
  • pṛcchāmi -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • mahāmate -
  • mahāmata (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahāmata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mahāmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mahāmati (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    mahāmati (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “karatalesthite ratne karamadhyaṃ prakāśate
  • karatale -
  • karatala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    karatalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sthite -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sthita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sthiti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative single from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • ratne -
  • ratna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ratna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ratni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ratnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • karamadhyam -
  • karamadhya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • prakāśate -
  • prakāśatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.36.57

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 1.36.57 in Bengali sript:
কুতূহলবশাচ্চৈব পৃচ্ছামি ত্বাং মহামতে ।
করতলেস্থিতে রত্নে করমধ্যং প্রকাশতে ॥ ৫৭ ॥

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 1.36.57 in Gujarati sript:
કુતૂહલવશાચ્ચૈવ પૃચ્છામિ ત્વાં મહામતે ।
કરતલેસ્થિતે રત્ને કરમધ્યં પ્રકાશતે ॥ ૫૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.36.57 in Kannada sript:
ಕುತೂಹಲವಶಾಚ್ಚೈವ ಪೃಚ್ಛಾಮಿ ತ್ವಾಂ ಮಹಾಮತೇ ।
ಕರತಲೇಸ್ಥಿತೇ ರತ್ನೇ ಕರಮಧ್ಯಂ ಪ್ರಕಾಶತೇ ॥ ೫೭ ॥

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