Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 2.124.12 (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 12 contained in chapter 124 of book 2 (भूमिखण्ड, bhūmikhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.124.12

दानमेव प्रदातव्यं यज्ञैश्चैव जनार्दनम् ।
यजध्वं मानवाः सर्वे तन्मनस्का विमत्सराः ॥ १२ ॥

dānameva pradātavyaṃ yajñaiścaiva janārdanam |
yajadhvaṃ mānavāḥ sarve tanmanaskā vimatsarāḥ || 12 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 2.124.12 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 (2.124.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dana, Eva, Pradatavya, Yajna, Janardana, Manava, Sarva, Tan, Tat, Tad, Vimatsara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 2.124.12). 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: “dānameva pradātavyaṃ yajñaiścaiva janārdanam
  • dānam -
  • dāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pradātavyam -
  • pradātavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pradātavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pradātavyā (noun, feminine)
  • yajñaiś -
  • yajña (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • janārdanam -
  • janārdana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “yajadhvaṃ mānavāḥ sarve tanmanaskā vimatsarāḥ
  • yajadhvam -
  • yaj (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle second plural]
  • mānavāḥ -
  • mānava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tan -
  • tan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • manaskā -
  • vimatsarāḥ -
  • vimatsara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vimatsarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 2.124.12

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 2.124.12 in Bengali sript:
দানমেব প্রদাতব্যং যজ্ঞৈশ্চৈব জনার্দনম্ ।
যজধ্বং মানবাঃ সর্বে তন্মনস্কা বিমত্সরাঃ ॥ ১২ ॥

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 2.124.12 in Gujarati sript:
દાનમેવ પ્રદાતવ્યં યજ્ઞૈશ્ચૈવ જનાર્દનમ્ ।
યજધ્વં માનવાઃ સર્વે તન્મનસ્કા વિમત્સરાઃ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 2.124.12 in Kannada sript:
ದಾನಮೇವ ಪ್ರದಾತವ್ಯಂ ಯಜ್ಞೈಶ್ಚೈವ ಜನಾರ್ದನಮ್ ।
ಯಜಧ್ವಂ ಮಾನವಾಃ ಸರ್ವೇ ತನ್ಮನಸ್ಕಾ ವಿಮತ್ಸರಾಃ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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