Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.24.27 (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 27 contained in chapter 24 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.24.27

स्नात्वा कुरुवरश्रेष्ठ प्रयतात्मा तु मानवः ।
तर्पयित्वा पितॄन्देवान्विष्णुलोके महीयते ॥ २७ ॥

snātvā kuruvaraśreṣṭha prayatātmā tu mānavaḥ |
tarpayitvā pitṝndevānviṣṇuloke mahīyate || 27 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.24.27 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 (3.24.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Snatva, Vara, Shreshtha, Prayatatman, Prayatatma, Manava, Pitri, Deva, Vishnuloka, Mahi, Mah, Mahin, Iyat, Iyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.24.27). 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: “snātvā kuruvaraśreṣṭha prayatātmā tu mānavaḥ
  • snātvā -
  • snātvā (indeclinable)
    snā -> snātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √snā]
    snā -> snātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √snā]
    snātvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kuru -
  • kuru (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kuru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vara -
  • vara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śreṣṭha -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śreṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prayatātmā -
  • prayatātman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    prayatātmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • mānavaḥ -
  • mānava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tarpayitvā pitṝndevānviṣṇuloke mahīyate
  • tarpayitvā -
  • tṛp -> tarpayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tṛp]
  • pitṝn -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • devān -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • viṣṇuloke -
  • viṣṇuloka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • mahī -
  • mahi (indeclinable)
    mahī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    mahi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mahi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mahi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mahin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    mahin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mah (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • iyate -
  • iyat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    iyat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    iyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i (verb class 2)
    [present middle third plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.24.27

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 3.24.27 in Bengali sript:
স্নাত্বা কুরুবরশ্রেষ্ঠ প্রযতাত্মা তু মানবঃ ।
তর্পযিত্বা পিতৄন্দেবান্বিষ্ণুলোকে মহীযতে ॥ ২৭ ॥

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 3.24.27 in Gujarati sript:
સ્નાત્વા કુરુવરશ્રેષ્ઠ પ્રયતાત્મા તુ માનવઃ ।
તર્પયિત્વા પિતૄન્દેવાન્વિષ્ણુલોકે મહીયતે ॥ ૨૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.24.27 in Kannada sript:
ಸ್ನಾತ್ವಾ ಕುರುವರಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠ ಪ್ರಯತಾತ್ಮಾ ತು ಮಾನವಃ ।
ತರ್ಪಯಿತ್ವಾ ಪಿತೄನ್ದೇವಾನ್ವಿಷ್ಣುಲೋಕೇ ಮಹೀಯತೇ ॥ ೨೭ ॥

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