Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.42.2 (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 42 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.42.2

षट्तिलायाः शृणुष्व त्वं कथां पापहरां शुभाम् ।
यां पुलस्त्यो मुनिश्रेष्ठो दालभ्यं प्रति चोक्तवान् ॥ २ ॥

ṣaṭtilāyāḥ śṛṇuṣva tvaṃ kathāṃ pāpaharāṃ śubhām |
yāṃ pulastyo muniśreṣṭho dālabhyaṃ prati coktavān || 2 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.42.2 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 (6.42.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shat, Shash, Tila, Tva, Yushmad, Katha, Papahara, Shubha, Shubh, Pulastya, Muni, Shreshtha, Dala, Bha, Prati, Uktavat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.42.2). 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: “ṣaṭtilāyāḥ śṛṇuṣva tvaṃ kathāṃ pāpaharāṃ śubhām
  • ṣaṭ -
  • ṣaṭ (indeclinable)
    ṣaṣ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ṣaṣ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tilāyā -
  • tila (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ṣva -
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • kathām -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • pāpaharām -
  • pāpaharā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śubhām -
  • śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “yāṃ pulastyo muniśreṣṭho dālabhyaṃ prati coktavān
  • yām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • pulastyo* -
  • pulastya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • muni -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    muni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    munī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • śreṣṭho* -
  • śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dāla -
  • dāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhya -
  • bhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • co -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • uktavān -
  • uktavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vac -> uktavat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.42.2

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 6.42.2 in Bengali sript:
ষট্তিলাযাঃ শৃণুষ্ব ত্বং কথাং পাপহরাং শুভাম্ ।
যাং পুলস্ত্যো মুনিশ্রেষ্ঠো দালভ্যং প্রতি চোক্তবান্ ॥ 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 6.42.2 in Gujarati sript:
ષટ્તિલાયાઃ શૃણુષ્વ ત્વં કથાં પાપહરાં શુભામ્ ।
યાં પુલસ્ત્યો મુનિશ્રેષ્ઠો દાલભ્યં પ્રતિ ચોક્તવાન્ ॥ ૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.42.2 in Kannada sript:
ಷಟ್ತಿಲಾಯಾಃ ಶೃಣುಷ್ವ ತ್ವಂ ಕಥಾಂ ಪಾಪಹರಾಂ ಶುಭಾಮ್ ।
ಯಾಂ ಪುಲಸ್ತ್ಯೋ ಮುನಿಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠೋ ದಾಲಭ್ಯಂ ಪ್ರತಿ ಚೋಕ್ತವಾನ್ ॥ ೨ ॥

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