Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 5.69.51 (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 51 contained in chapter 69 of book 5 (पातालखण्ड, pātālakhaṇḍa).

Verse 5.69.51

दलं पंचदशं श्रेष्ठं तत्र लोहवनं स्मृतम् ।
कथितं षोडशदलं माहात्म्यं कर्णिकासमम् ॥ ५१ ॥

dalaṃ paṃcadaśaṃ śreṣṭhaṃ tatra lohavanaṃ smṛtam |
kathitaṃ ṣoḍaśadalaṃ māhātmyaṃ karṇikāsamam || 51 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 5.69.51 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 (5.69.51). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dala, Pancadasha, Shreshtha, Tatra, Lohavana, Smrita, Kathita, Shodashadala, Mahatmya, Karnika, Asama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 5.69.51). 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: “dalaṃ paṃcadaśaṃ śreṣṭhaṃ tatra lohavanaṃ smṛtam
  • dalam -
  • dala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pañcadaśam -
  • pañcadaśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pañcadaśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pañcadaśan (noun, masculine)
    pañcadaśan (noun, neuter)
  • śreṣṭham -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śreṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śreṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • lohavanam -
  • lohavana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lohavana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “kathitaṃ ṣoḍaśadalaṃ māhātmyaṃ karṇikāsamam
  • kathitam -
  • kathita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kathita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kathitā (noun, feminine)
    kath -> kathita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kath class 10 verb]
    kath -> kathita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kath class 10 verb], [accusative single from √kath class 10 verb]
  • ṣoḍaśadalam -
  • ṣoḍaśadala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṣoḍaśadala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ṣoḍaśadalā (noun, feminine)
  • māhātmyam -
  • māhātmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • karṇikā -
  • karṇika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṇika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karṇikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asamam -
  • asama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    asama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asamā (noun, feminine)
    sam (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 5.69.51

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 5.69.51 in Bengali sript:
দলং পংচদশং শ্রেষ্ঠং তত্র লোহবনং স্মৃতম্ ।
কথিতং ষোডশদলং মাহাত্ম্যং কর্ণিকাসমম্ ॥ ৫১ ॥

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 5.69.51 in Gujarati sript:
દલં પંચદશં શ્રેષ્ઠં તત્ર લોહવનં સ્મૃતમ્ ।
કથિતં ષોડશદલં માહાત્મ્યં કર્ણિકાસમમ્ ॥ ૫૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 5.69.51 in Kannada sript:
ದಲಂ ಪಂಚದಶಂ ಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠಂ ತತ್ರ ಲೋಹವನಂ ಸ್ಮೃತಮ್ ।
ಕಥಿತಂ ಷೋಡಶದಲಂ ಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯಂ ಕರ್ಣಿಕಾಸಮಮ್ ॥ ೫೧ ॥

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