Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.39.8 (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 8 contained in chapter 39 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.39.8

अतः परं प्रवक्ष्यामि मार्गशीर्षे सिता तु या ।
यस्याः श्रवणमात्रेण वाजपेयफलं लभेत् ॥ ८ ॥

ataḥ paraṃ pravakṣyāmi mārgaśīrṣe sitā tu yā |
yasyāḥ śravaṇamātreṇa vājapeyaphalaṃ labhet || 8 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.39.8 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 (6.39.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Atah, Param, Para, Prava, Kshi, Amin, Margashirsha, Sita, Yasya, Shravana, Atra, Vajapeya, Phala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.39.8). 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: “ataḥ paraṃ pravakṣyāmi mārgaśīrṣe sitā tu
  • ataḥ -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • 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]
  • mārgaśīrṣe -
  • mārgaśīrṣa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mārgaśīrṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sitā -
  • sitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    -> sitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ class 4 verb]
    si -> sitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √si class 5 verb], [nominative single from √si class 9 verb]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “yasyāḥ śravaṇamātreṇa vājapeyaphalaṃ labhet
  • yasyāḥ -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yasyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • śravaṇam -
  • śravaṇā (noun, feminine)
    śravaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śravaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ātreṇa -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vājapeya -
  • vājapeya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vājapeya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalam -
  • phala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    phala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    phalā (noun, feminine)
  • labhet -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.39.8

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 6.39.8 in Bengali sript:
অতঃ পরং প্রবক্ষ্যামি মার্গশীর্ষে সিতা তু যা ।
যস্যাঃ শ্রবণমাত্রেণ বাজপেযফলং লভেত্ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 6.39.8 in Gujarati sript:
અતઃ પરં પ્રવક્ષ્યામિ માર્ગશીર્ષે સિતા તુ યા ।
યસ્યાઃ શ્રવણમાત્રેણ વાજપેયફલં લભેત્ ॥ ૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.39.8 in Kannada sript:
ಅತಃ ಪರಂ ಪ್ರವಕ್ಷ್ಯಾಮಿ ಮಾರ್ಗಶೀರ್ಷೇ ಸಿತಾ ತು ಯಾ ।
ಯಸ್ಯಾಃ ಶ್ರವಣಮಾತ್ರೇಣ ವಾಜಪೇಯಫಲಂ ಲಭೇತ್ ॥ ೮ ॥

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