Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 2.62.18 (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 18 contained in chapter 62 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.62.18

कस्मात्स्मृतास्त्वया विप्र ततोर्थकारणं वद ।
सुकर्मोवाच ।
अयमेष सुसंप्राप्तो विद्याधरो हि पिप्पलः ॥ १८ ॥

kasmātsmṛtāstvayā vipra tatorthakāraṇaṃ vada |
sukarmovāca |
ayameṣa susaṃprāpto vidyādharo hi pippalaḥ || 18 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.62.18 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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by Chaukhamba Surbharati Prakashan (2016)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (2.62.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kasmat, Kah, Kim, Smrita, Smrito, Tva, Yushmad, Vipra, Tata, Thakara, Vada, Sukarma, Sukarman, Aya, Idam, Esha, Susa, Prapta, Vidyadhara, Pippala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.62.18). 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: “kasmātsmṛtāstvayā vipra tatorthakāraṇaṃ vada
  • kasmāt -
  • kasmāt (indeclinable)
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
  • smṛtās -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    smṛto (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • vipra -
  • vipra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vipra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tato -
  • tata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    tan -> tata (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    tan -> tatā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
  • ūr -
  • thakāra -
  • thakāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṇam -
  • ṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vada -
  • vada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “sukarmovāca
  • sukarmo -
  • sukarma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sukarman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sukarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sukarmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • 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: “ayameṣa susaṃprāpto vidyādharo hi pippalaḥ
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • susam -
  • susa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    susa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prāpto* -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidyādharo* -
  • vidyādhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pippalaḥ -
  • pippala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.62.18

Cover of edition (2007)

Padma Purana (In Six Volumes)
by Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office (2007)

Sanskrit Text Only

Buy now!
Cover of Bengali edition

Padma Purana in Bengali
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

Set of 7 Volumes

Buy now!

Preview of verse 2.62.18 in Bengali sript:
কস্মাত্স্মৃতাস্ত্বযা বিপ্র ততোর্থকারণং বদ ।
সুকর্মোবাচ ।
অযমেষ সুসংপ্রাপ্তো বিদ্যাধরো হি পিপ্পলঃ ॥ ১৮ ॥

Cover of edition (2015)

Sri Padma Purana (Tamil)
by Azhwargal Aaivu Maiyam, Chennai (2015)

Translated by S. Jagatrakshgan

Buy now!
Cover of Gujarati edition

Padma Purana in Gujarati
by Shree Harihar Pustakalay, Surat (0)

[પદમ પુરણ:]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 2.62.18 in Gujarati sript:
કસ્માત્સ્મૃતાસ્ત્વયા વિપ્ર તતોર્થકારણં વદ ।
સુકર્મોવાચ ।
અયમેષ સુસંપ્રાપ્તો વિદ્યાધરો હિ પિપ્પલઃ ॥ ૧૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 2.62.18 in Kannada sript:
ಕಸ್ಮಾತ್ಸ್ಮೃತಾಸ್ತ್ವಯಾ ವಿಪ್ರ ತತೋರ್ಥಕಾರಣಂ ವದ ।
ಸುಕರ್ಮೋವಾಚ ।
ಅಯಮೇಷ ಸುಸಂಪ್ರಾಪ್ತೋ ವಿದ್ಯಾಧರೋ ಹಿ ಪಿಪ್ಪಲಃ ॥ ೧೮ ॥

Help me keep this site Ad-Free

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: