Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 2.15.5 (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 5 contained in chapter 15 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.15.5

गर्दभाचरितां भूमिं वेश्यागेहं समाश्रितः ।
कल्पपालगृहं गत्वा निधनायोपगच्छति ॥ ५ ॥

gardabhācaritāṃ bhūmiṃ veśyāgehaṃ samāśritaḥ |
kalpapālagṛhaṃ gatvā nidhanāyopagacchati || 5 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.15.5 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 (2.15.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gardabh, Gardabha, Acarita, Bhumi, Veshi, Veshya, Geha, Samashrita, Kalpapala, Grih, Nidhana, Upa, Gacchat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.15.5). 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: “gardabhācaritāṃ bhūmiṃ veśyāgehaṃ samāśritaḥ
  • gardabhā -
  • gardabh (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    gardabh (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    gardabhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    gardabha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gardabha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ācaritām -
  • ācaritā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • bhūmim -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • veśyā -
  • veśi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    veśī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    veśyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viś -> veśyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √viś class 6 verb], [nominative single from √viś]
    viś -> veśyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √viś class 1 verb], [nominative single from √viś]
  • geham -
  • geha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gehā (noun, feminine)
  • samāśritaḥ -
  • samāśrita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “kalpapālagṛhaṃ gatvā nidhanāyopagacchati
  • kalpapāla -
  • kalpapāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gṛham -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • gatvā -
  • gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
  • nidhanāyo -
  • nidhana (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    nidhana (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • upa -
  • upa (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    upa (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    upa (indeclinable)
    upa (Preverb)
  • gacchati -
  • gacchat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    gacchat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    gam (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.15.5

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 2.15.5 in Bengali sript:
গর্দভাচরিতাং ভূমিং বেশ্যাগেহং সমাশ্রিতঃ ।
কল্পপালগৃহং গত্বা নিধনাযোপগচ্ছতি ॥ ৫ ॥

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 2.15.5 in Gujarati sript:
ગર્દભાચરિતાં ભૂમિં વેશ્યાગેહં સમાશ્રિતઃ ।
કલ્પપાલગૃહં ગત્વા નિધનાયોપગચ્છતિ ॥ ૫ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.15.5 in Kannada sript:
ಗರ್ದಭಾಚರಿತಾಂ ಭೂಮಿಂ ವೇಶ್ಯಾಗೇಹಂ ಸಮಾಶ್ರಿತಃ ।
ಕಲ್ಪಪಾಲಗೃಹಂ ಗತ್ವಾ ನಿಧನಾಯೋಪಗಚ್ಛತಿ ॥ ೫ ॥

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