Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 5.85.46 (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 46 contained in chapter 85 of book 5 (पातालखण्ड, pātālakhaṇḍa).

Verse 5.85.46

ब्राह्मणं विष्णुबुद्ध्य्या यो विद्वांसं साधु पश्यति ।
स एव वैष्णवो यश्च स्वस्वकर्मैकनिष्ठितः ॥ ४६ ॥

brāhmaṇaṃ viṣṇubuddhyyā yo vidvāṃsaṃ sādhu paśyati |
sa eva vaiṣṇavo yaśca svasvakarmaikaniṣṭhitaḥ || 46 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 5.85.46 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 (5.85.46). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahmana, Yah, Vidvas, Sadhu, Pashyat, Sah, Eva, Vaishnava, Svasu, Svan, Akarman, Akarma, Aika, Nishthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 5.85.46). 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: “brāhmaṇaṃ viṣṇubuddhyyā yo vidvāṃsaṃ sādhu paśyati
  • brāhmaṇam -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    brāhmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    brāhmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Cannot analyse viṣṇubuddhyyā*yo
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidvāṃsam -
  • vidvas (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    vid -> vidvas (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vid class 2 verb]
  • sādhu -
  • sādhu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sādhu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    sādhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sādhu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • paśyati -
  • paśyat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    paśyat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “sa eva vaiṣṇavo yaśca svasvakarmaikaniṣṭhitaḥ
  • sa* -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaiṣṇavo* -
  • vaiṣṇava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yaś -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svasva -
  • svasū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    svan (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    svan (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • akarmai -
  • akarman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    akarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    akarma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akarma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aika -
  • aika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • niṣṭhitaḥ -
  • niṣṭhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 5.85.46

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 5.85.46 in Bengali sript:
ব্রাহ্মণং বিষ্ণুবুদ্ধ্য্যা যো বিদ্বাংসং সাধু পশ্যতি ।
স এব বৈষ্ণবো যশ্চ স্বস্বকর্মৈকনিষ্ঠিতঃ ॥ ৪৬ ॥

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 5.85.46 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રાહ્મણં વિષ્ણુબુદ્ધ્ય્યા યો વિદ્વાંસં સાધુ પશ્યતિ ।
સ એવ વૈષ્ણવો યશ્ચ સ્વસ્વકર્મૈકનિષ્ઠિતઃ ॥ ૪૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 5.85.46 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಂ ವಿಷ್ಣುಬುದ್ಧ್ಯ್ಯಾ ಯೋ ವಿದ್ವಾಂಸಂ ಸಾಧು ಪಶ್ಯತಿ ।
ಸ ಏವ ವೈಷ್ಣವೋ ಯಶ್ಚ ಸ್ವಸ್ವಕರ್ಮೈಕನಿಷ್ಠಿತಃ ॥ ೪೬ ॥

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