Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.161.1 (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 1 contained in chapter 161 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.161.1

महादेव उवाच ।
सोमतीर्थं ततो गच्छेद्गुप्तं साभ्रमतीतटे ।
पातालात्तत्र निर्गत्य कालाग्निरभवद्भवः ॥ १ ॥

mahādeva uvāca |
somatīrthaṃ tato gacchedguptaṃ sābhramatītaṭe |
pātālāttatra nirgatya kālāgnirabhavadbhavaḥ || 1 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.161.1 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 (6.161.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mahadeva, Somatirtha, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Guptam, Gupta, Sabhramati, Patala, Tatra, Kalagni, Bhava, Bhu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.161.1). 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: “mahādeva uvāca
  • mahādeva* -
  • mahādeva (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: “somatīrthaṃ tato gacchedguptaṃ sābhramatītaṭe
  • somatīrtham -
  • somatīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • gacched -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • guptam -
  • guptam (indeclinable)
    gupta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gupta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    guptā (noun, feminine)
    gup -> gupta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √gup class 4 verb]
    gup -> gupta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √gup class 4 verb], [accusative single from √gup class 4 verb]
  • sābhramatī -
  • sābhramatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • taṭe -
  • taṭa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    taṭ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • Line 3: “pātālāttatra nirgatya kālāgnirabhavadbhavaḥ
  • pātālāt -
  • pātāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pātāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • nirgatya -
  • kālāgnir -
  • kālāgni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhavad -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • bhavaḥ -
  • bhava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.161.1

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 6.161.1 in Bengali sript:
মহাদেব উবাচ ।
সোমতীর্থং ততো গচ্ছেদ্গুপ্তং সাভ্রমতীতটে ।
পাতালাত্তত্র নির্গত্য কালাগ্নিরভবদ্ভবঃ ॥ ১ ॥

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 6.161.1 in Gujarati sript:
મહાદેવ ઉવાચ ।
સોમતીર્થં તતો ગચ્છેદ્ગુપ્તં સાભ્રમતીતટે ।
પાતાલાત્તત્ર નિર્ગત્ય કાલાગ્નિરભવદ્ભવઃ ॥ ૧ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.161.1 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹಾದೇವ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಸೋಮತೀರ್ಥಂ ತತೋ ಗಚ್ಛೇದ್ಗುಪ್ತಂ ಸಾಭ್ರಮತೀತಟೇ ।
ಪಾತಾಲಾತ್ತತ್ರ ನಿರ್ಗತ್ಯ ಕಾಲಾಗ್ನಿರಭವದ್ಭವಃ ॥ ೧ ॥

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