Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.39.87 (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 87 contained in chapter 39 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.39.87

द्वापरे तु कुरुक्षेत्रं गंगा कलियुगे स्मृता ।
पुष्करे तु तपस्तप्येद्दानं दद्यान्महालये ॥ ८७ ॥

dvāpare tu kurukṣetraṃ gaṃgā kaliyuge smṛtā |
puṣkare tu tapastapyeddānaṃ dadyānmahālaye || 87 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.39.87 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 (3.39.87). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dvapara, Kurukshetra, Ganga, Kaliyuga, Smrita, Pushkara, Mahalaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.39.87). 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: “dvāpare tu kurukṣetraṃ gaṃgā kaliyuge smṛtā
  • dvāpare -
  • dvāpara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • kurukṣetram -
  • kurukṣetra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kurukṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • gaṅgā -
  • gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaliyuge -
  • kaliyuga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • smṛtā -
  • smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    smṛ -> smṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “puṣkare tu tapastapyeddānaṃ dadyānmahālaye
  • puṣkare -
  • puṣkara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    puṣkara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • Cannot analyse tapastapyeddānam*da
  • dadyān -
  • (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • mahālaye -
  • mahālaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahālaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mahālayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.39.87

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 3.39.87 in Bengali sript:
দ্বাপরে তু কুরুক্ষেত্রং গংগা কলিযুগে স্মৃতা ।
পুষ্করে তু তপস্তপ্যেদ্দানং দদ্যান্মহালযে ॥ ৮৭ ॥

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 3.39.87 in Gujarati sript:
દ્વાપરે તુ કુરુક્ષેત્રં ગંગા કલિયુગે સ્મૃતા ।
પુષ્કરે તુ તપસ્તપ્યેદ્દાનં દદ્યાન્મહાલયે ॥ ૮૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.39.87 in Kannada sript:
ದ್ವಾಪರೇ ತು ಕುರುಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಂ ಗಂಗಾ ಕಲಿಯುಗೇ ಸ್ಮೃತಾ ।
ಪುಷ್ಕರೇ ತು ತಪಸ್ತಪ್ಯೇದ್ದಾನಂ ದದ್ಯಾನ್ಮಹಾಲಯೇ ॥ ೮೭ ॥

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