Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 2.72.17 (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 17 contained in chapter 72 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.72.17

हृषीकेशस्य संध्यानं नामोच्चारणमुत्तमम् ।
एतद्रसायनं दूत नित्यमेवं करोम्यहम् ॥ १७ ॥

hṛṣīkeśasya saṃdhyānaṃ nāmoccāraṇamuttamam |
etadrasāyanaṃ dūta nityamevaṃ karomyaham || 17 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.72.17 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 (2.72.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Hrishikesha, Sandhya, Naman, Uccarana, Uttamam, Uttama, Etad, Rasayana, Duta, Nityam, Nitya, Evam, Eva, Aha, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.72.17). 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: “hṛṣīkeśasya saṃdhyānaṃ nāmoccāraṇamuttamam
  • hṛṣīkeśasya -
  • hṛṣīkeśa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • sandhyān -
  • sandhya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ap (noun, feminine)
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • nāmo -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • uccāraṇam -
  • uccāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “etadrasāyanaṃ dūta nityamevaṃ karomyaham
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • rasāyanam -
  • rasāyana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rasāyana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dūta -
  • dūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nityam -
  • nityam (indeclinable)
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nityā (noun, feminine)
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • karomya -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present active first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.72.17

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 2.72.17 in Bengali sript:
হৃষীকেশস্য সংধ্যানং নামোচ্চারণমুত্তমম্ ।
এতদ্রসাযনং দূত নিত্যমেবং করোম্যহম্ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 2.72.17 in Gujarati sript:
હૃષીકેશસ્ય સંધ્યાનં નામોચ્ચારણમુત્તમમ્ ।
એતદ્રસાયનં દૂત નિત્યમેવં કરોમ્યહમ્ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 2.72.17 in Kannada sript:
ಹೃಷೀಕೇಶಸ್ಯ ಸಂಧ್ಯಾನಂ ನಾಮೋಚ್ಚಾರಣಮುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ಏತದ್ರಸಾಯನಂ ದೂತ ನಿತ್ಯಮೇವಂ ಕರೋಮ್ಯಹಮ್ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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: