Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.57.14 (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 14 contained in chapter 57 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.57.14

चतुर्हस्तप्रमाणं तु कूपं खनति यः पुमान् ।
परोपकारकं नित्यं कल्पं स्वर्गं तु हायने ॥ १४ ॥

caturhastapramāṇaṃ tu kūpaṃ khanati yaḥ pumān |
paropakārakaṃ nityaṃ kalpaṃ svargaṃ tu hāyane || 14 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.57.14 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 (1.57.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Caturhasta, Pramana, Kupa, Khanat, Yah, Pums, Paropakara, Kah, Nityam, Nitya, Kalpam, Kalpa, Svarga, Hayana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.57.14). 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: “caturhastapramāṇaṃ tu kūpaṃ khanati yaḥ pumān
  • caturhasta -
  • caturhasta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturhasta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pramāṇam -
  • pramāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • kūpam -
  • kūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kūpā (noun, feminine)
  • khanati -
  • khanati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    khan -> khanat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √khan class 1 verb]
    khan -> khanat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √khan class 1 verb]
    khan (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pumān -
  • puṃs (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “paropakārakaṃ nityaṃ kalpaṃ svargaṃ tu hāyane
  • paropakāra -
  • paropakāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kam -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • nityam -
  • nityam (indeclinable)
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nityā (noun, feminine)
  • kalpam -
  • kalpam (indeclinable)
    kalpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kalpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kalpā (noun, feminine)
  • svargam -
  • svarga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svarga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svargā (noun, feminine)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • hāyane -
  • hāyana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    hāyana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    hāyanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.57.14

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 1.57.14 in Bengali sript:
চতুর্হস্তপ্রমাণং তু কূপং খনতি যঃ পুমান্ ।
পরোপকারকং নিত্যং কল্পং স্বর্গং তু হাযনে ॥ ১৪ ॥

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 1.57.14 in Gujarati sript:
ચતુર્હસ્તપ્રમાણં તુ કૂપં ખનતિ યઃ પુમાન્ ।
પરોપકારકં નિત્યં કલ્પં સ્વર્ગં તુ હાયને ॥ ૧૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.57.14 in Kannada sript:
ಚತುರ್ಹಸ್ತಪ್ರಮಾಣಂ ತು ಕೂಪಂ ಖನತಿ ಯಃ ಪುಮಾನ್ ।
ಪರೋಪಕಾರಕಂ ನಿತ್ಯಂ ಕಲ್ಪಂ ಸ್ವರ್ಗಂ ತು ಹಾಯನೇ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

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