Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 2.64.72 (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 72 contained in chapter 64 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.64.72

शुक्राद्धि जायते कायः कुरूपः काय एव च ।
यथा पृथ्वी सृजेद्गंधान्रसैश्चरति भूतले ॥ ७२ ॥

śukrāddhi jāyate kāyaḥ kurūpaḥ kāya eva ca |
yathā pṛthvī sṛjedgaṃdhānrasaiścarati bhūtale || 72 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.64.72 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 (2.64.72). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shukra, Jayat, Kaya, Kurupa, Eva, Yatha, Prithvi, Gandha, Rasa, Bhutala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.64.72). 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: “śukrāddhi jāyate kāyaḥ kurūpaḥ kāya eva ca
  • śukrāddh -
  • śukra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śukra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • jāyate -
  • jai -> jāyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai -> jāyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single]
  • kāyaḥ -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kurūpaḥ -
  • kurūpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāya* -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • 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]
  • Line 2: “yathā pṛthvī sṛjedgaṃdhānrasaiścarati bhūtale
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • pṛthvī -
  • pṛthvī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • sṛjed -
  • sṛj (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
  • gandhān -
  • gandha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • rasaiś -
  • rasa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • carati -
  • car (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • bhūtale -
  • bhūtala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.64.72

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 2.64.72 in Bengali sript:
শুক্রাদ্ধি জাযতে কাযঃ কুরূপঃ কায এব চ ।
যথা পৃথ্বী সৃজেদ্গংধান্রসৈশ্চরতি ভূতলে ॥ ৭২ ॥

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 2.64.72 in Gujarati sript:
શુક્રાદ્ધિ જાયતે કાયઃ કુરૂપઃ કાય એવ ચ ।
યથા પૃથ્વી સૃજેદ્ગંધાન્રસૈશ્ચરતિ ભૂતલે ॥ ૭૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.64.72 in Kannada sript:
ಶುಕ್ರಾದ್ಧಿ ಜಾಯತೇ ಕಾಯಃ ಕುರೂಪಃ ಕಾಯ ಏವ ಚ ।
ಯಥಾ ಪೃಥ್ವೀ ಸೃಜೇದ್ಗಂಧಾನ್ರಸೈಶ್ಚರತಿ ಭೂತಲೇ ॥ ೭೨ ॥

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