Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 2.72.8 (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 72 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.72.8

नैव प्राणं विना कायो जीवः कायं विना नहि ।
उभयोश्चापि मित्रत्वं नयिष्ये नाशमिंद्र न ॥ ८ ॥

naiva prāṇaṃ vinā kāyo jīvaḥ kāyaṃ vinā nahi |
ubhayoścāpi mitratvaṃ nayiṣye nāśamiṃdra na || 8 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.72.8 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 (2.72.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Naiva, Prana, Pran, Vina, Kaya, Jiva, Nahi, Ubha, Capin, Mitratva, Nasha, Indra,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.72.8). 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: “naiva prāṇaṃ vinā kāyo jīvaḥ kāyaṃ vinā nahi
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
  • prāṇam -
  • prāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prāṇā (noun, feminine)
    prāṇ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vinā -
  • vinā (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāyo* -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jīvaḥ -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāyam -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kāya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāyā (noun, feminine)
  • vinā* -
  • vina (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nahi -
  • nahi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nahi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nahi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ubhayoścāpi mitratvaṃ nayiṣye nāśamiṃdra na
  • ubhayoś -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • mitratvam -
  • mitratva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nayiṣye -
  • nay (verb class 1)
    [future middle first single]
    (verb class 1)
    [future middle first single]
  • nāśam -
  • nāśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    naś -> nāśam (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √naś]
    naś -> nāśam (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √naś]
  • indra -
  • indra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (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 2.72.8

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 2.72.8 in Bengali sript:
নৈব প্রাণং বিনা কাযো জীবঃ কাযং বিনা নহি ।
উভযোশ্চাপি মিত্রত্বং নযিষ্যে নাশমিংদ্র ন ॥ 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 2.72.8 in Gujarati sript:
નૈવ પ્રાણં વિના કાયો જીવઃ કાયં વિના નહિ ।
ઉભયોશ્ચાપિ મિત્રત્વં નયિષ્યે નાશમિંદ્ર ન ॥ ૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.72.8 in Kannada sript:
ನೈವ ಪ್ರಾಣಂ ವಿನಾ ಕಾಯೋ ಜೀವಃ ಕಾಯಂ ವಿನಾ ನಹಿ ।
ಉಭಯೋಶ್ಚಾಪಿ ಮಿತ್ರತ್ವಂ ನಯಿಷ್ಯೇ ನಾಶಮಿಂದ್ರ ನ ॥ ೮ ॥

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