Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.22.11 (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 11 contained in chapter 22 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.22.11

देवानां च यथा विष्णुस्तथा गंगोत्तमा नदी ।
ये कुर्वंति नराः स्नानं माघमासे निरंतरम् ॥ ११ ॥

devānāṃ ca yathā viṣṇustathā gaṃgottamā nadī |
ye kurvaṃti narāḥ snānaṃ māghamāse niraṃtaram || 11 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.22.11 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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by Chaukhamba Surbharati Prakashan (2016)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (6.22.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deva, Yatha, Vishnu, Tatha, Ganga, Uttama, Nadi, Nadin, Yah, Yat, Kurvat, Nara, Snana, Maghama, Asi, Nirantara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.22.11). 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: “devānāṃ ca yathā viṣṇustathā gaṃgottamā nadī
  • devānām -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • viṣṇus -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • gaṅgo -
  • gaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uttamā* -
  • uttama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nadī -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    nadi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ye kurvaṃti narāḥ snānaṃ māghamāse niraṃtaram
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kurvanti -
  • kurvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present active third plural]
  • narāḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • snānam -
  • snāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • māghamā -
  • māghamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ase -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • nirantaram -
  • nirantara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirantara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirantarā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.22.11

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 6.22.11 in Bengali sript:
দেবানাং চ যথা বিষ্ণুস্তথা গংগোত্তমা নদী ।
যে কুর্বংতি নরাঃ স্নানং মাঘমাসে নিরংতরম্ ॥ ১১ ॥

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 6.22.11 in Gujarati sript:
દેવાનાં ચ યથા વિષ્ણુસ્તથા ગંગોત્તમા નદી ।
યે કુર્વંતિ નરાઃ સ્નાનં માઘમાસે નિરંતરમ્ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.22.11 in Kannada sript:
ದೇವಾನಾಂ ಚ ಯಥಾ ವಿಷ್ಣುಸ್ತಥಾ ಗಂಗೋತ್ತಮಾ ನದೀ ।
ಯೇ ಕುರ್ವಂತಿ ನರಾಃ ಸ್ನಾನಂ ಮಾಘಮಾಸೇ ನಿರಂತರಮ್ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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