Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.2.3 (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 3 contained in chapter 2 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.2.3

नित्यं निरंजनं शांतं निर्मलं नित्यनिर्मलम् ।
आनंदसागरंस्वच्छं यत्कांक्षंति मुमुक्षवः ॥ ३ ॥

nityaṃ niraṃjanaṃ śāṃtaṃ nirmalaṃ nityanirmalam |
ānaṃdasāgaraṃsvacchaṃ yatkāṃkṣaṃti mumukṣavaḥ || 3 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.2.3 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 (3.2.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nityam, Nitya, Niranjana, Shanta, Nirmala, Anandasagara, Svaccha, Yat, Yad, Kankshat, Kankshanti, Mumukshu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.2.3). 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: “nityaṃ niraṃjanaṃ śāṃtaṃ nirmalaṃ nityanirmalam
  • nityam -
  • nityam (indeclinable)
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nityā (noun, feminine)
  • nirañjanam -
  • nirañjana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirañjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirañjanā (noun, feminine)
  • śāntam -
  • śānta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śānta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śāntā (noun, feminine)
    śam -> śānta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śam class 4 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 9 verb]
    śam -> śānta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śam class 4 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 4 verb], [nominative single from √śam class 9 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 9 verb]
  • nirmalam -
  • nirmala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirmala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirmalā (noun, feminine)
  • nitya -
  • nitya (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirmalam -
  • nirmala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirmala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirmalā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “ānaṃdasāgaraṃsvacchaṃ yatkāṃkṣaṃti mumukṣavaḥ
  • ānandasāgaraṃ -
  • ānandasāgara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ānandasāgara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • svaccham -
  • svaccha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svaccha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svacchā (noun, feminine)
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kāṅkṣanti -
  • kāṅkṣantī (noun, masculine)
    kāṅkṣantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    kāṅkṣantī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kāṅkṣat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kāṅkṣ -> kāṅkṣat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √kāṅkṣ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √kāṅkṣ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √kāṅkṣ class 1 verb]
    kāṅkṣ -> kāṅkṣantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √kāṅkṣ class 1 verb]
    kāṅkṣ (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • mumukṣavaḥ -
  • mumukṣu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mumukṣu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.2.3

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 3.2.3 in Bengali sript:
নিত্যং নিরংজনং শাংতং নির্মলং নিত্যনির্মলম্ ।
আনংদসাগরংস্বচ্ছং যত্কাংক্ষংতি মুমুক্ষবঃ ॥ ৩ ॥

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 3.2.3 in Gujarati sript:
નિત્યં નિરંજનં શાંતં નિર્મલં નિત્યનિર્મલમ્ ।
આનંદસાગરંસ્વચ્છં યત્કાંક્ષંતિ મુમુક્ષવઃ ॥ ૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.2.3 in Kannada sript:
ನಿತ್ಯಂ ನಿರಂಜನಂ ಶಾಂತಂ ನಿರ್ಮಲಂ ನಿತ್ಯನಿರ್ಮಲಮ್ ।
ಆನಂದಸಾಗರಂಸ್ವಚ್ಛಂ ಯತ್ಕಾಂಕ್ಷಂತಿ ಮುಮುಕ್ಷವಃ ॥ ೩ ॥

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