Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 3.57.71 (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 71 contained in chapter 57 of book 3 (स्वर्गखण्ड, svargakhaṇḍa).

Verse 3.57.71

धनलोभे प्रसक्तस्तु ब्राह्मण्यादेव हीयते ।
वेदानधीत्य सकलान्यज्ञांश्चावाप्य सर्वशः ॥ ७१ ॥

dhanalobhe prasaktastu brāhmaṇyādeva hīyate |
vedānadhītya sakalānyajñāṃścāvāpya sarvaśaḥ || 71 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 3.57.71 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 (3.57.71). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dhanalobha, Prasakta, Brahmanya, Eva, Veda, Adhitya, Sakala, Ajna, Apya, Sarvashah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 3.57.71). 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: “dhanalobhe prasaktastu brāhmaṇyādeva hīyate
  • dhanalobhe -
  • dhanalobha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • prasaktas -
  • prasakta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • brāhmaṇyād -
  • brāhmaṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    brāhmaṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hīyate -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    hi (verb class 5)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “vedānadhītya sakalānyajñāṃścāvāpya sarvaśaḥ
  • vedān -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • adhītya -
  • adhītya (indeclinable)
  • sakalānya -
  • sakala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ajñāṃś -
  • ajña (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • cāvā -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • āpya -
  • āpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āp -> āpya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √āp]
    āp -> āpya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √āp]
    i -> āpya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √i]
    i -> āpya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √i]
    āp -> āpya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √āp]
    i -> āpya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    āp -> āpya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √āp]
    āp -> āpya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √āp]
    i -> āpya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i]
    i -> āpya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i]
  • sarvaśaḥ -
  • sarvaśaḥ (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 3.57.71

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 3.57.71 in Bengali sript:
ধনলোভে প্রসক্তস্তু ব্রাহ্মণ্যাদেব হীযতে ।
বেদানধীত্য সকলান্যজ্ঞাংশ্চাবাপ্য সর্বশঃ ॥ ৭১ ॥

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 3.57.71 in Gujarati sript:
ધનલોભે પ્રસક્તસ્તુ બ્રાહ્મણ્યાદેવ હીયતે ।
વેદાનધીત્ય સકલાન્યજ્ઞાંશ્ચાવાપ્ય સર્વશઃ ॥ ૭૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 3.57.71 in Kannada sript:
ಧನಲೋಭೇ ಪ್ರಸಕ್ತಸ್ತು ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣ್ಯಾದೇವ ಹೀಯತೇ ।
ವೇದಾನಧೀತ್ಯ ಸಕಲಾನ್ಯಜ್ಞಾಂಶ್ಚಾವಾಪ್ಯ ಸರ್ವಶಃ ॥ ೭೧ ॥

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