Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.31.12 (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 12 contained in chapter 31 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.31.12

तत्त्वं कथय मे सर्वमनुग्राह्योऽस्मि ते यदि ।
सनत्कुमार उवाच ।
शृणु राजन्प्रवक्ष्यामि पूर्ववृत्तस्य कारणम् ॥ १२ ॥

tattvaṃ kathaya me sarvamanugrāhyo'smi te yadi |
sanatkumāra uvāca |
śṛṇu rājanpravakṣyāmi pūrvavṛttasya kāraṇam || 12 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.31.12 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 (6.31.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tattva, Asmad, Sarvam, Sarva, Anugrahya, Anugrahi, Tad, Yushmad, Yadi, Yad, Sanatkumara, Rajan, Rajat, Prava, Kshi, Amin, Purvavritta, Karana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.31.12). 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: “tattvaṃ kathaya me sarvamanugrāhyo'smi te yadi
  • tattvam -
  • tattva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kathaya -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [imperative active second single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • anugrāhyo' -
  • anugrāhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    anugrāhī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    anugrāhī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • asmi -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [present active first single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “sanatkumāra uvāca
  • sanatkumāra* -
  • sanatkumāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 3: “śṛṇu rājanpravakṣyāmi pūrvavṛttasya kāraṇam
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • prava -
  • prava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣyā -
  • kṣi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • ami -
  • amin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    amin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pūrvavṛttasya -
  • pūrvavṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    pūrvavṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • kāraṇam -
  • kāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāraṇā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.31.12

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 6.31.12 in Bengali sript:
তত্ত্বং কথয মে সর্বমনুগ্রাহ্যোঽস্মি তে যদি ।
সনত্কুমার উবাচ ।
শৃণু রাজন্প্রবক্ষ্যামি পূর্ববৃত্তস্য কারণম্ ॥ ১২ ॥

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 6.31.12 in Gujarati sript:
તત્ત્વં કથય મે સર્વમનુગ્રાહ્યોઽસ્મિ તે યદિ ।
સનત્કુમાર ઉવાચ ।
શૃણુ રાજન્પ્રવક્ષ્યામિ પૂર્વવૃત્તસ્ય કારણમ્ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.31.12 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ತ್ವಂ ಕಥಯ ಮೇ ಸರ್ವಮನುಗ್ರಾಹ್ಯೋಽಸ್ಮಿ ತೇ ಯದಿ ।
ಸನತ್ಕುಮಾರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಶೃಣು ರಾಜನ್ಪ್ರವಕ್ಷ್ಯಾಮಿ ಪೂರ್ವವೃತ್ತಸ್ಯ ಕಾರಣಮ್ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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