Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 6.225.17 (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 17 contained in chapter 225 of book 6 (उत्तरखण्ड, uttarakhaṇḍa).

Verse 6.225.17

ऊर्द्ध्वपुंड्रं तु सर्वेषां न निषिद्धं कदाचन ।
धारयेत्क्षत्रियाद्योऽपि विष्णुभक्तो भवेद्यदि ॥ १७ ॥

ūrddhvapuṃḍraṃ tu sarveṣāṃ na niṣiddhaṃ kadācana |
dhārayetkṣatriyādyo'pi viṣṇubhakto bhavedyadi || 17 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 6.225.17 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 (6.225.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sarva, Nishiddha, Kada, Cana, Kshatriya, Yah, Api, Vishnubhakta, Yadi, Yad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 6.225.17). 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: “ūrddhvapuṃḍraṃ tu sarveṣāṃ na niṣiddhaṃ kadācana
  • Cannot analyse ūrddhvapuṇḍram*tu
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sarveṣām -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • niṣiddham -
  • niṣiddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    niṣiddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    niṣiddhā (noun, feminine)
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kadā (indeclinable)
    kadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • cana -
  • cana (indeclinable)
    cana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    can (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “dhārayetkṣatriyādyo'pi viṣṇubhakto bhavedyadi
  • dhārayet -
  • dhṛ (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • kṣatriyād -
  • kṣatriya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    kṣatriya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yo' -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • viṣṇubhakto* -
  • viṣṇubhakta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhaved -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 6.225.17

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 6.225.17 in Bengali sript:
ঊর্দ্ধ্বপুংড্রং তু সর্বেষাং ন নিষিদ্ধং কদাচন ।
ধারযেত্ক্ষত্রিযাদ্যোঽপি বিষ্ণুভক্তো ভবেদ্যদি ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 6.225.17 in Gujarati sript:
ઊર્દ્ધ્વપુંડ્રં તુ સર્વેષાં ન નિષિદ્ધં કદાચન ।
ધારયેત્ક્ષત્રિયાદ્યોઽપિ વિષ્ણુભક્તો ભવેદ્યદિ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 6.225.17 in Kannada sript:
ಊರ್ದ್ಧ್ವಪುಂಡ್ರಂ ತು ಸರ್ವೇಷಾಂ ನ ನಿಷಿದ್ಧಂ ಕದಾಚನ ।
ಧಾರಯೇತ್ಕ್ಷತ್ರಿಯಾದ್ಯೋಽಪಿ ವಿಷ್ಣುಭಕ್ತೋ ಭವೇದ್ಯದಿ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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