Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 5.20.38 (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 38 contained in chapter 20 of book 5 (पातालखण्ड, pātālakhaṇḍa).

Verse 5.20.38

गच्छत्सु प्राणमार्गेषु यस्य विश्रंभतोऽपि चेत् ।
शालग्रामशिला स्फूर्तिस्तस्य मुक्तिर्न संशयः ॥ ३८ ॥

gacchatsu prāṇamārgeṣu yasya viśraṃbhato'pi cet |
śālagrāmaśilā sphūrtistasya muktirna saṃśayaḥ || 38 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 5.20.38 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 (5.20.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gacchat, Prana, Pran, Arga, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Vishrambha, Tas, Api, Shalagramashila, Sphurti, Tad, Mukti, Samshaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 5.20.38). 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: “gacchatsu prāṇamārgeṣu yasya viśraṃbhato'pi cet
  • gacchatsu -
  • gacchat (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    gacchat (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • prāṇam -
  • prāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prāṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    prāṇ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ā -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • argeṣu -
  • arga (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • viśrambha -
  • viśrambha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • to' -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • Cannot analyse cet
  • Line 2: “śālagrāmaśilā sphūrtistasya muktirna saṃśayaḥ
  • śālagrāmaśilā -
  • śālagrāmaśilā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sphūrtis -
  • sphūrti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • muktir -
  • mukti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃśayaḥ -
  • saṃśaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 5.20.38

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 5.20.38 in Bengali sript:
গচ্ছত্সু প্রাণমার্গেষু যস্য বিশ্রংভতোঽপি চেত্ ।
শালগ্রামশিলা স্ফূর্তিস্তস্য মুক্তির্ন সংশযঃ ॥ ৩৮ ॥

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 5.20.38 in Gujarati sript:
ગચ્છત્સુ પ્રાણમાર્ગેષુ યસ્ય વિશ્રંભતોઽપિ ચેત્ ।
શાલગ્રામશિલા સ્ફૂર્તિસ્તસ્ય મુક્તિર્ન સંશયઃ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 5.20.38 in Kannada sript:
ಗಚ್ಛತ್ಸು ಪ್ರಾಣಮಾರ್ಗೇಷು ಯಸ್ಯ ವಿಶ್ರಂಭತೋಽಪಿ ಚೇತ್ ।
ಶಾಲಗ್ರಾಮಶಿಲಾ ಸ್ಫೂರ್ತಿಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ಮುಕ್ತಿರ್ನ ಸಂಶಯಃ ॥ ೩೮ ॥

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