Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 2.28.103 (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 103 contained in chapter 28 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.28.103

अभ्यधावत वेगेन बाणपाणिर्धनुर्धरः ।
सा गौर्भूत्वा द्विजश्रेष्ठा स्वर्गमेव गता ध्रुवम् ॥ १०३ ॥

abhyadhāvata vegena bāṇapāṇirdhanurdharaḥ |
sā gaurbhūtvā dvijaśreṣṭhā svargameva gatā dhruvam || 103 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.28.103 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 (2.28.103). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Abhi, Vega, Banapani, Dhanurdhara, Svarga, Eva, Gata, Dhruvam, Dhruva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.28.103). 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: “abhyadhāvata vegena bāṇapāṇirdhanurdharaḥ
  • abhya -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
  • adhāvata -
  • dhāv (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second plural], [imperfect middle third single]
    dhāv (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second plural], [imperfect middle third single]
  • vegena -
  • vega (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • bāṇapāṇir -
  • bāṇapāṇi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bāṇapāṇi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • dhanurdharaḥ -
  • dhanurdhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ gaurbhūtvā dvijaśreṣṭhā svargameva gatā dhruvam
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • gaur -
  • go (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • dvijaśreṣṭhā -
  • svargam -
  • svarga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svarga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svargā (noun, feminine)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gatā* -
  • gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dhruvam -
  • dhruvam (indeclinable)
    dhruva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhruva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhruvā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.28.103

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 2.28.103 in Bengali sript:
অভ্যধাবত বেগেন বাণপাণির্ধনুর্ধরঃ ।
সা গৌর্ভূত্বা দ্বিজশ্রেষ্ঠা স্বর্গমেব গতা ধ্রুবম্ ॥ ১০৩ ॥

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 2.28.103 in Gujarati sript:
અભ્યધાવત વેગેન બાણપાણિર્ધનુર્ધરઃ ।
સા ગૌર્ભૂત્વા દ્વિજશ્રેષ્ઠા સ્વર્ગમેવ ગતા ધ્રુવમ્ ॥ ૧૦૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.28.103 in Kannada sript:
ಅಭ್ಯಧಾವತ ವೇಗೇನ ಬಾಣಪಾಣಿರ್ಧನುರ್ಧರಃ ।
ಸಾ ಗೌರ್ಭೂತ್ವಾ ದ್ವಿಜಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠಾ ಸ್ವರ್ಗಮೇವ ಗತಾ ಧ್ರುವಮ್ ॥ ೧೦೩ ॥

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