Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.34.6 (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 6 contained in chapter 34 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.34.6

पंचानामपि लिंगानां ब्रह्मादीनां समाश्रयम् ।
ॐकारबोधकं लिंगं पंचायतनमुच्यते ॥ ६ ॥

paṃcānāmapi liṃgānāṃ brahmādīnāṃ samāśrayam |
oṃkārabodhakaṃ liṃgaṃ paṃcāyatanamucyate || 6 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.34.6 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 (3.34.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Panca, Api, Linga, Brahma, Samashraya, Onkara, Bodhaka, Pancayatana, Ucyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.34.6). 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: “paṃcānāmapi liṃgānāṃ brahmādīnāṃ samāśrayam
  • pañcānām -
  • pañca (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pañca (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    pañcā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • liṅgānām -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • brahmād -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • īnām -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • samāśrayam -
  • samāśraya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “oṃkārabodhakaṃ liṃgaṃ paṃcāyatanamucyate
  • oṅkāra -
  • oṅkāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oṅkāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bodhakam -
  • bodhaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bodhaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • liṅgam -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pañcāyatanam -
  • pañcāyatana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.34.6

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 3.34.6 in Bengali sript:
পংচানামপি লিংগানাং ব্রহ্মাদীনাং সমাশ্রযম্ ।
ওংকারবোধকং লিংগং পংচাযতনমুচ্যতে ॥ ৬ ॥

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 3.34.6 in Gujarati sript:
પંચાનામપિ લિંગાનાં બ્રહ્માદીનાં સમાશ્રયમ્ ।
ઓંકારબોધકં લિંગં પંચાયતનમુચ્યતે ॥ ૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.34.6 in Kannada sript:
ಪಂಚಾನಾಮಪಿ ಲಿಂಗಾನಾಂ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಾದೀನಾಂ ಸಮಾಶ್ರಯಮ್ ।
ಓಂಕಾರಬೋಧಕಂ ಲಿಂಗಂ ಪಂಚಾಯತನಮುಚ್ಯತೇ ॥ ೬ ॥

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