Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 5.58.45 (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 45 contained in chapter 58 of book 5 (पातालखण्ड, pātālakhaṇḍa).

Verse 5.58.45

लक्ष्मणउवाच ।
अकृत्यमपि कार्यं वै गुर्वाज्ञां नैव लंघयेत् ।
तस्मात्कुर्वे भवद्वाक्यं यत्त्वं वदसि सुव्रत ॥ ४५ ॥

lakṣmaṇauvāca |
akṛtyamapi kāryaṃ vai gurvājñāṃ naiva laṃghayet |
tasmātkurve bhavadvākyaṃ yattvaṃ vadasi suvrata || 45 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 5.58.45 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 (5.58.45). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lakshmana, Lakshman, Akritya, Api, Karya, Gurvajna, Naiva, Tasmat, Tad, Kurva, Bhavat, Bhavant, Vakya, Yat, Yad, Tva, Yushmad, Suvrata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 5.58.45). 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: “lakṣmaṇauvāca
  • lakṣmaṇau -
  • lakṣmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    lakṣmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lakṣmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    lakṣman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • auvā -
  • u (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • aca -
  • ac (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    añc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “akṛtyamapi kāryaṃ vai gurvājñāṃ naiva laṃghayet
  • akṛtyam -
  • akṛtya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    akṛtya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    akṛtyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • kāryam -
  • kārya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kārya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • gurvājñām -
  • gurvājñā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • laṅghayet -
  • laṅgh (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
    laṅgh (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 3: “tasmātkurve bhavadvākyaṃ yattvaṃ vadasi suvrata
  • tasmāt -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • kurve -
  • kurva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kurva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present middle first single]
  • bhavad -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vākyam -
  • vākya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vac -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vak class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • vadasi -
  • vad (verb class 1)
    [present active second single]
  • suvrata -
  • suvrata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    suvrata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 5.58.45

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 5.58.45 in Bengali sript:
লক্ষ্মণৌবাচ ।
অকৃত্যমপি কার্যং বৈ গুর্বাজ্ঞাং নৈব লংঘযেত্ ।
তস্মাত্কুর্বে ভবদ্বাক্যং যত্ত্বং বদসি সুব্রত ॥ ৪৫ ॥

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 5.58.45 in Gujarati sript:
લક્ષ્મણૌવાચ ।
અકૃત્યમપિ કાર્યં વૈ ગુર્વાજ્ઞાં નૈવ લંઘયેત્ ।
તસ્માત્કુર્વે ભવદ્વાક્યં યત્ત્વં વદસિ સુવ્રત ॥ ૪૫ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 5.58.45 in Kannada sript:
ಲಕ್ಷ್ಮಣೌವಾಚ ।
ಅಕೃತ್ಯಮಪಿ ಕಾರ್ಯಂ ವೈ ಗುರ್ವಾಜ್ಞಾಂ ನೈವ ಲಂಘಯೇತ್ ।
ತಸ್ಮಾತ್ಕುರ್ವೇ ಭವದ್ವಾಕ್ಯಂ ಯತ್ತ್ವಂ ವದಸಿ ಸುವ್ರತ ॥ ೪೫ ॥

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