Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.2.32 (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 32 contained in chapter 2 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.2.32

रजोगुणधरो देवः स्वयमेव हरिः परः ।
ब्रह्मरूपंसमास्थाय जगत्स्रष्टुं प्रवर्तते ॥ ३२ ॥

rajoguṇadharo devaḥ svayameva hariḥ paraḥ |
brahmarūpaṃsamāsthāya jagatsraṣṭuṃ pravartate || 32 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.2.32 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 (3.2.32). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rajoguna, Dhara, Deva, Devri, Svayam, Eva, Hari, Parah, Para, Brahmarupa, Sama, Tha, Jagat, Pravarta, 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 3.2.32). 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: “rajoguṇadharo devaḥ svayameva hariḥ paraḥ
  • rajoguṇa -
  • rajoguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rajoguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dharo* -
  • dhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • devaḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hariḥ -
  • hari (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    hari (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • paraḥ -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “brahmarūpaṃsamāsthāya jagatsraṣṭuṃ pravartate
  • brahmarūpaṃ -
  • brahmarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    brahmarūpā (noun, feminine)
  • samās -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • thāya -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • jagat -
  • jagat (noun, masculine)
    jagat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sraṣṭum -
  • sṛj -> sraṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √sṛj]
  • pravarta -
  • pravarta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • 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 editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.2.32

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 3.2.32 in Bengali sript:
রজোগুণধরো দেবঃ স্বযমেব হরিঃ পরঃ ।
ব্রহ্মরূপংসমাস্থায জগত্স্রষ্টুং প্রবর্ততে ॥ ৩২ ॥

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 3.2.32 in Gujarati sript:
રજોગુણધરો દેવઃ સ્વયમેવ હરિઃ પરઃ ।
બ્રહ્મરૂપંસમાસ્થાય જગત્સ્રષ્ટું પ્રવર્તતે ॥ ૩૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.2.32 in Kannada sript:
ರಜೋಗುಣಧರೋ ದೇವಃ ಸ್ವಯಮೇವ ಹರಿಃ ಪರಃ ।
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮರೂಪಂಸಮಾಸ್ಥಾಯ ಜಗತ್ಸ್ರಷ್ಟುಂ ಪ್ರವರ್ತತೇ ॥ ೩೨ ॥

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