Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 5.99.76 (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 76 contained in chapter 99 of book 5 (पातालखण्ड, pātālakhaṇḍa).

Verse 5.99.76

कायेन कायं संघृष्य मैथुनेन हि जायते ।
क्षणमात्रं सुखं तत्र पुनः कंडूश्च तादृशी ॥ ७६ ॥

kāyena kāyaṃ saṃghṛṣya maithunena hi jāyate |
kṣaṇamātraṃ sukhaṃ tatra punaḥ kaṃḍūśca tādṛśī || 76 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 5.99.76 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 (5.99.76). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kaya, Ghrishya, Maithuna, Jayat, Kshanamatra, Sukham, Sukha, Tatra, Puna, Kandu, Tadrish, Tadrishi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 5.99.76). 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: “kāyena kāyaṃ saṃghṛṣya maithunena hi jāyate
  • kāyena -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kāya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kāyam -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kāya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāyā (noun, feminine)
  • saṅ -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
  • ghṛṣya -
  • ghṛṣ -> ghṛṣya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ghṛṣ]
    ghṛṣ -> ghṛṣya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ghṛṣ class 1 verb]
    ghṛṣ -> ghṛṣya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ghṛṣ class 1 verb]
  • maithunena -
  • maithuna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    maithuna (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • jāyate -
  • jai -> jāyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai -> jāyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single]
  • Line 2: “kṣaṇamātraṃ sukhaṃ tatra punaḥ kaṃḍūśca tādṛśī
  • kṣaṇamātram -
  • kṣaṇamātra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sukham -
  • sukham (indeclinable)
    sukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • kaṇḍūś -
  • kaṇḍu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    kaṇḍū (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tādṛśī -
  • tādṛśī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    tādṛś (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 5.99.76

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 5.99.76 in Bengali sript:
কাযেন কাযং সংঘৃষ্য মৈথুনেন হি জাযতে ।
ক্ষণমাত্রং সুখং তত্র পুনঃ কংডূশ্চ তাদৃশী ॥ ৭৬ ॥

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 5.99.76 in Gujarati sript:
કાયેન કાયં સંઘૃષ્ય મૈથુનેન હિ જાયતે ।
ક્ષણમાત્રં સુખં તત્ર પુનઃ કંડૂશ્ચ તાદૃશી ॥ ૭૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 5.99.76 in Kannada sript:
ಕಾಯೇನ ಕಾಯಂ ಸಂಘೃಷ್ಯ ಮೈಥುನೇನ ಹಿ ಜಾಯತೇ ।
ಕ್ಷಣಮಾತ್ರಂ ಸುಖಂ ತತ್ರ ಪುನಃ ಕಂಡೂಶ್ಚ ತಾದೃಶೀ ॥ ೭೬ ॥

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