Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.71.122 (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 122 contained in chapter 71 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.71.122

परः शिवः परोध्येयः परं ज्ञानं परागतिः ।
परमार्थः परंश्रेयः परानंदः परोदयः ॥ १२२ ॥

paraḥ śivaḥ parodhyeyaḥ paraṃ jñānaṃ parāgatiḥ |
paramārthaḥ paraṃśreyaḥ parānaṃdaḥ parodayaḥ || 122 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.71.122 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 (6.71.122). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Parah, Para, Shiva, Paru, Dhyeya, Param, Jnana, Agati, Paramartha, Shreyah, Shreyas, Shreya, Parananda, Udaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.71.122). 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: “paraḥ śivaḥ parodhyeyaḥ paraṃ jñānaṃ parāgatiḥ
  • paraḥ -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śivaḥ -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paro -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    paru (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • dhyeyaḥ -
  • dhyeya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • jñānam -
  • jñāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jñānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • parā -
  • para (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agatiḥ -
  • agati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    agati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “paramārthaḥ paraṃśreyaḥ parānaṃdaḥ parodayaḥ
  • paramārthaḥ -
  • paramārtha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paraṃ -
  • param (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śreyaḥ -
  • śreyaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śreyas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śreyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrā -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrā class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 4 verb]
    śrai -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrai class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 4 verb]
    śri -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
    śrī -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrī class 9 verb]
  • parānandaḥ -
  • parānanda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paro -
  • para (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    paru (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • udayaḥ -
  • udaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.71.122

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 6.71.122 in Bengali sript:
পরঃ শিবঃ পরোধ্যেযঃ পরং জ্ঞানং পরাগতিঃ ।
পরমার্থঃ পরংশ্রেযঃ পরানংদঃ পরোদযঃ ॥ ১২২ ॥

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 6.71.122 in Gujarati sript:
પરઃ શિવઃ પરોધ્યેયઃ પરં જ્ઞાનં પરાગતિઃ ।
પરમાર્થઃ પરંશ્રેયઃ પરાનંદઃ પરોદયઃ ॥ ૧૨૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.71.122 in Kannada sript:
ಪರಃ ಶಿವಃ ಪರೋಧ್ಯೇಯಃ ಪರಂ ಜ್ಞಾನಂ ಪರಾಗತಿಃ ।
ಪರಮಾರ್ಥಃ ಪರಂಶ್ರೇಯಃ ಪರಾನಂದಃ ಪರೋದಯಃ ॥ ೧೨೨ ॥

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