Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 1.62.44 (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 44 contained in chapter 62 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.62.44

परधर्मे रुचिश्चैव दर्शनादेव नश्यति ।
यदृच्छालाभ संतोषस्स्वधर्मेषु प्रवर्तते ॥ ४४ ॥

paradharme ruciścaiva darśanādeva naśyati |
yadṛcchālābha saṃtoṣassvadharmeṣu pravartate || 44 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.62.44 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 (1.62.44). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Paradharma, Ruci, Darshana, Eva, Nashyat, Yadriccha, Alabha, Pravarta, Tad, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.62.44). 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: “paradharme ruciścaiva darśanādeva naśyati
  • paradharme -
  • paradharma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ruciś -
  • ruci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ruci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative 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]
  • darśanād -
  • darśana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    darśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • naśyati -
  • naśyat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    naśyat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    naś -> naśyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √naś class 4 verb]
    naś -> naśyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √naś class 4 verb]
    naś (verb class 4)
    [present active third single]
  • Line 2: “yadṛcchālābha saṃtoṣassvadharmeṣu pravartate
  • yadṛcchā -
  • yadṛccha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yadṛccha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yadṛcchā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • alābha -
  • alābha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Cannot analyse santoṣassvadharmeṣu*pr
  • pravarta -
  • pravarta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.62.44

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 1.62.44 in Bengali sript:
পরধর্মে রুচিশ্চৈব দর্শনাদেব নশ্যতি ।
যদৃচ্ছালাভ সংতোষস্স্বধর্মেষু প্রবর্ততে ॥ ৪৪ ॥

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 1.62.44 in Gujarati sript:
પરધર્મે રુચિશ્ચૈવ દર્શનાદેવ નશ્યતિ ।
યદૃચ્છાલાભ સંતોષસ્સ્વધર્મેષુ પ્રવર્તતે ॥ ૪૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.62.44 in Kannada sript:
ಪರಧರ್ಮೇ ರುಚಿಶ್ಚೈವ ದರ್ಶನಾದೇವ ನಶ್ಯತಿ ।
ಯದೃಚ್ಛಾಲಾಭ ಸಂತೋಷಸ್ಸ್ವಧರ್ಮೇಷು ಪ್ರವರ್ತತೇ ॥ ೪೪ ॥

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