Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.64.60 (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 60 contained in chapter 64 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.64.60

धर्मोऽयं दुर्ल्लभो लोके धर्मकामार्थमोक्षदः ।
भूमिशायी भवेद्यस्तु नरः कोऽपि महीतले ॥ ६० ॥

dharmo'yaṃ durllabho loke dharmakāmārthamokṣadaḥ |
bhūmiśāyī bhavedyastu naraḥ ko'pi mahītale || 60 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.64.60 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 (6.64.60). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dharma, Aya, Idam, Loka, Dharmakamartha, Ukshat, Bhumi, Shayin, Yah, Nara, Nri, Kah, Api, Mahitala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.64.60). 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.

  • Line1: “dharmo'yaṃ durllabho loke dharmakāmārthamokṣadaḥ
  • dharmo' -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse durllabho*lo
  • loke -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    lok (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • dharmakāmārtham -
  • dharmakāmārtha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • o -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    u (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ukṣad -
  • ukṣ -> ukṣat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ukṣ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ukṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ukṣ class 1 verb]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line2: “bhūmiśāyī bhavedyastu naraḥ ko'pi mahītale
  • bhūmi -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhūmī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhūmī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhūmī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śāyī -
  • śāyin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhaved -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • yas -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • naraḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ko' -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • mahītale -
  • mahītala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.64.60

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 6.64.60 in Bengali sript:
ধর্মোঽযং দুর্ল্লভো লোকে ধর্মকামার্থমোক্ষদঃ ।
ভূমিশাযী ভবেদ্যস্তু নরঃ কোঽপি মহীতলে ॥ ৬০ ॥

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 6.64.60 in Gujarati sript:
ધર્મોઽયં દુર્લ્લભો લોકે ધર્મકામાર્થમોક્ષદઃ ।
ભૂમિશાયી ભવેદ્યસ્તુ નરઃ કોઽપિ મહીતલે ॥ ૬૦ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.64.60 in Kannada sript:
ಧರ್ಮೋಽಯಂ ದುರ್ಲ್ಲಭೋ ಲೋಕೇ ಧರ್ಮಕಾಮಾರ್ಥಮೋಕ್ಷದಃ ।
ಭೂಮಿಶಾಯೀ ಭವೇದ್ಯಸ್ತು ನರಃ ಕೋಽಪಿ ಮಹೀತಲೇ ॥ ೬೦ ॥

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