Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 2.28.8 (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 8 contained in chapter 28 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.28.8

श्रोतुकामा महाभाग तृप्तिर्नैव प्रजायते ।
सूत उवाच ।
वैन्यस्य हि पृथोश्चैव तस्य विस्तरमेव च ॥ ८ ॥

śrotukāmā mahābhāga tṛptirnaiva prajāyate |
sūta uvāca |
vainyasya hi pṛthoścaiva tasya vistarameva ca || 8 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.28.8 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 (2.28.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kama, Mahabhaga, Tripti, Naiva, Praja, Tad, Yushmad, Suta, Vainya, Prith, Prithu, Vistara, Eva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.28.8). 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: “śrotukāmā mahābhāga tṛptirnaiva prajāyate
  • śrotu -
  • śrotu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kāmā* -
  • kāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kāmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahābhāga -
  • mahābhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahābhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tṛptir -
  • tṛpti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tṛpti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
  • prajāya -
  • praja (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    praja (noun, neuter)
    [dative 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]
  • Line 2: “sūta uvāca
  • sūta* -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 1 verb], [nominative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 3: “vainyasya hi pṛthoścaiva tasya vistarameva ca
  • vainyasya -
  • vainya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pṛthoś -
  • pṛth (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    pṛthu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive 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]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vistaram -
  • vistara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vistara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vistarā (noun, feminine)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.28.8

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 2.28.8 in Bengali sript:
শ্রোতুকামা মহাভাগ তৃপ্তির্নৈব প্রজাযতে ।
সূত উবাচ ।
বৈন্যস্য হি পৃথোশ্চৈব তস্য বিস্তরমেব চ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 2.28.8 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રોતુકામા મહાભાગ તૃપ્તિર્નૈવ પ્રજાયતે ।
સૂત ઉવાચ ।
વૈન્યસ્ય હિ પૃથોશ્ચૈવ તસ્ય વિસ્તરમેવ ચ ॥ ૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.28.8 in Kannada sript:
ಶ್ರೋತುಕಾಮಾ ಮಹಾಭಾಗ ತೃಪ್ತಿರ್ನೈವ ಪ್ರಜಾಯತೇ ।
ಸೂತ ಉವಾಚ ।
ವೈನ್ಯಸ್ಯ ಹಿ ಪೃಥೋಶ್ಚೈವ ತಸ್ಯ ವಿಸ್ತರಮೇವ ಚ ॥ ೮ ॥

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