Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.37.2 (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 2 contained in chapter 37 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.37.2

नारद उवाच ।
अहो विश्वेश्वरो विष्णुः पवित्रीकरणः सदा ।
तस्योपवासमाहात्म्यं श्रुतं हि त्वन्मुखाच्छिव ॥ २ ॥

nārada uvāca |
aho viśveśvaro viṣṇuḥ pavitrīkaraṇaḥ sadā |
tasyopavāsamāhātmyaṃ śrutaṃ hi tvanmukhācchiva || 2 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.37.2 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 (6.37.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Narada, Ahan, Vishveshvara, Vishnu, Pavitri, Pavitrin, Karana, Sada, Sad, Tad, Upavasa, Atmya, Atmi, Shrut, Shruta, Yushmad, Mukha, Shiva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.37.2). 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: “nārada uvāca
  • nārada* -
  • nārada (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 2: “aho viśveśvaro viṣṇuḥ pavitrīkaraṇaḥ sadā
  • aho* -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ahar (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    has (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single]
  • viśveśvaro* -
  • viśveśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • viṣṇuḥ -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pavitrī -
  • pavitrī (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pavitrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    pavitrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pavitrin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • karaṇaḥ -
  • karaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “tasyopavāsamāhātmyaṃ śrutaṃ hi tvanmukhācchiva
  • tasyo -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • upavāsam -
  • upavāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • āhā -
  • āhan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āhan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ah (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third single]
  • ātmyam -
  • ātmya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ātmī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śrutam -
  • śruta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śruta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śrut (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śru -> śruta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru -> śruta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tvan -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • mukhācch -
  • mukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    mukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • śiva -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.37.2

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 6.37.2 in Bengali sript:
নারদ উবাচ ।
অহো বিশ্বেশ্বরো বিষ্ণুঃ পবিত্রীকরণঃ সদা ।
তস্যোপবাসমাহাত্ম্যং শ্রুতং হি ত্বন্মুখাচ্ছিব ॥ ২ ॥

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 6.37.2 in Gujarati sript:
નારદ ઉવાચ ।
અહો વિશ્વેશ્વરો વિષ્ણુઃ પવિત્રીકરણઃ સદા ।
તસ્યોપવાસમાહાત્મ્યં શ્રુતં હિ ત્વન્મુખાચ્છિવ ॥ ૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.37.2 in Kannada sript:
ನಾರದ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಅಹೋ ವಿಶ್ವೇಶ್ವರೋ ವಿಷ್ಣುಃ ಪವಿತ್ರೀಕರಣಃ ಸದಾ ।
ತಸ್ಯೋಪವಾಸಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯಂ ಶ್ರುತಂ ಹಿ ತ್ವನ್ಮುಖಾಚ್ಛಿವ ॥ ೨ ॥

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