Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 2.72.13 (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 13 contained in chapter 72 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.72.13

मम कालो गतो दूत अब्दा प्रनंत्यमनुत्तमम् ।
यथा षोडशवर्षस्य कायः पुंसः प्रशोभते ॥ १३ ॥

mama kālo gato dūta abdā pranaṃtyamanuttamam |
yathā ṣoḍaśavarṣasya kāyaḥ puṃsaḥ praśobhate || 13 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.72.13 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 (2.72.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Asmad, Kala, Gat, Gata, Duta, Abda, Pra, Nat, Ama, Nutta, Yatha, Shodashavarsha, Kaya, Pums, Prasha, Tad, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.72.13). 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: “mama kālo gato dūta abdā pranaṃtyamanuttamam
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • kālo* -
  • kāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gato* -
  • gat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dūta -
  • dūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • abdā -
  • abdā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nantya -
  • nat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
  • ama -
  • ama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nuttam -
  • nutta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nutta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nuttā (noun, feminine)
    nud -> nutta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √nud class 6 verb]
    nud -> nutta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √nud class 6 verb], [accusative single from √nud class 6 verb]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “yathā ṣoḍaśavarṣasya kāyaḥ puṃsaḥ praśobhate
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • ṣoḍaśavarṣasya -
  • ṣoḍaśavarṣa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ṣoḍaśavarṣa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • kāyaḥ -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṃsaḥ -
  • puṃs (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • praśo -
  • praśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    praśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ubha -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    ubha (noun, neuter)
  • 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]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.72.13

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 2.72.13 in Bengali sript:
মম কালো গতো দূত অব্দা প্রনংত্যমনুত্তমম্ ।
যথা ষোডশবর্ষস্য কাযঃ পুংসঃ প্রশোভতে ॥ ১৩ ॥

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 2.72.13 in Gujarati sript:
મમ કાલો ગતો દૂત અબ્દા પ્રનંત્યમનુત્તમમ્ ।
યથા ષોડશવર્ષસ્ય કાયઃ પુંસઃ પ્રશોભતે ॥ ૧૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.72.13 in Kannada sript:
ಮಮ ಕಾಲೋ ಗತೋ ದೂತ ಅಬ್ದಾ ಪ್ರನಂತ್ಯಮನುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ಯಥಾ ಷೋಡಶವರ್ಷಸ್ಯ ಕಾಯಃ ಪುಂಸಃ ಪ್ರಶೋಭತೇ ॥ ೧೩ ॥

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