Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 1.76.32 (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 32 contained in chapter 76 of book 1 (सृष्टिखण्ड, sṛṣṭikhaṇḍa).

Verse 1.76.32

लक्षणं नरलोकेषु प्रेतानामीदृशं किल ।
हिताहितं न जानंति मित्रामित्रं गुणागुणम् ॥ ३२ ॥

lakṣaṇaṃ naralokeṣu pretānāmīdṛśaṃ kila |
hitāhitaṃ na jānaṃti mitrāmitraṃ guṇāguṇam || 32 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 1.76.32 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 (1.76.32). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lakshana, Naraloka, Preta, Idrish, Idrisha, Kila, Hitahita, Janat, Mitramitra, Gunaguna,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 1.76.32). 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: “lakṣaṇaṃ naralokeṣu pretānāmīdṛśaṃ kila
  • lakṣaṇam -
  • lakṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lakṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • naralokeṣu -
  • naraloka (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • pretānām -
  • preta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    preta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    pretā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • īdṛśam -
  • īdṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īdṛśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īdṛśā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    īdṛś (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    īdṛś (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “hitāhitaṃ na jānaṃti mitrāmitraṃ guṇāguṇam
  • hitāhitam -
  • hitāhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    hitāhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    hitāhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jānanti -
  • jānanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    jānat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    jñā -> jānat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √jñā class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √jñā class 9 verb], [accusative plural from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [present active third plural]
  • mitrāmitram -
  • mitrāmitra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • guṇāguṇam -
  • guṇāguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 1.76.32

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 1.76.32 in Bengali sript:
লক্ষণং নরলোকেষু প্রেতানামীদৃশং কিল ।
হিতাহিতং ন জানংতি মিত্রামিত্রং গুণাগুণম্ ॥ ৩২ ॥

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 1.76.32 in Gujarati sript:
લક્ષણં નરલોકેષુ પ્રેતાનામીદૃશં કિલ ।
હિતાહિતં ન જાનંતિ મિત્રામિત્રં ગુણાગુણમ્ ॥ ૩૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 1.76.32 in Kannada sript:
ಲಕ್ಷಣಂ ನರಲೋಕೇಷು ಪ್ರೇತಾನಾಮೀದೃಶಂ ಕಿಲ ।
ಹಿತಾಹಿತಂ ನ ಜಾನಂತಿ ಮಿತ್ರಾಮಿತ್ರಂ ಗುಣಾಗುಣಮ್ ॥ ೩೨ ॥

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