Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.8.24 (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 24 contained in chapter 8 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.8.24

जलधारो महाप्राज्ञः सुकुमार इति स्मृतः ।
रेवतस्य तु कौमारः श्यामश्च मणिकांचनः ॥ २४ ॥

jaladhāro mahāprājñaḥ sukumāra iti smṛtaḥ |
revatasya tu kaumāraḥ śyāmaśca maṇikāṃcanaḥ || 24 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.8.24 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 (3.8.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Jaladhara, Mahaprajna, Sukumara, Iti, Smrita, Revata, Kaumara, Shyama, Manikancana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.8.24). 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: “jaladhāro mahāprājñaḥ sukumāra iti smṛtaḥ
  • jaladhāro* -
  • jaladhāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahāprājñaḥ -
  • mahāprājña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sukumāra* -
  • sukumāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • smṛtaḥ -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “revatasya tu kaumāraḥ śyāmaśca maṇikāṃcanaḥ
  • revatasya -
  • revata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • kaumāraḥ -
  • kaumāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śyāmaś -
  • śyāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śā (verb class 4)
    [present active first plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • maṇikāñcanaḥ -
  • maṇikāñcana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.8.24

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 3.8.24 in Bengali sript:
জলধারো মহাপ্রাজ্ঞঃ সুকুমার ইতি স্মৃতঃ ।
রেবতস্য তু কৌমারঃ শ্যামশ্চ মণিকাংচনঃ ॥ ২৪ ॥

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 3.8.24 in Gujarati sript:
જલધારો મહાપ્રાજ્ઞઃ સુકુમાર ઇતિ સ્મૃતઃ ।
રેવતસ્ય તુ કૌમારઃ શ્યામશ્ચ મણિકાંચનઃ ॥ ૨૪ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.8.24 in Kannada sript:
ಜಲಧಾರೋ ಮಹಾಪ್ರಾಜ್ಞಃ ಸುಕುಮಾರ ಇತಿ ಸ್ಮೃತಃ ।
ರೇವತಸ್ಯ ತು ಕೌಮಾರಃ ಶ್ಯಾಮಶ್ಚ ಮಣಿಕಾಂಚನಃ ॥ ೨೪ ॥

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