Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 7.7.79 (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 79 contained in chapter 7 of book 7 (क्रियायोगसारखण्ड, kriyāyogasārakhaṇḍa).

Verse 7.7.79

देवो नारायणः साक्षात्स्वयंभूरिति शुश्रुम ।
यथा विष्णुस्तथा गंगा गंगैव सर्वपापहा ॥ ७९ ॥

devo nārāyaṇaḥ sākṣātsvayaṃbhūriti śuśruma |
yathā viṣṇustathā gaṃgā gaṃgaiva sarvapāpahā || 79 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 7.7.79 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 (7.7.79). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deva, Devri, Narayana, Sakshat, Saksha, Svayambhu, Rit, Yatha, Vishnu, Tatha, Ganga, Sarvapapa, Han,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 7.7.79). 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: “devo nārāyaṇaḥ sākṣātsvayaṃbhūriti śuśruma
  • devo* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • nārāyaṇaḥ -
  • nārāyaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sākṣāt -
  • sākṣāt (indeclinable)
    sākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sākṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • svayambhūr -
  • svayambhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    svayambhū (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    svayambhū (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    svayambhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [accusative plural]
  • riti -
  • rit (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    rit (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • śuśruma -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [perfect active first plural]
  • Line 2: “yathā viṣṇustathā gaṃgā gaṃgaiva sarvapāpahā
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • viṣṇus -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • gaṅgā* -
  • gaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gaṅgai -
  • gaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • sarvapāpa -
  • sarvapāpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvapāpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    han (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 7.7.79

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 7.7.79 in Bengali sript:
দেবো নারাযণঃ সাক্ষাত্স্বযংভূরিতি শুশ্রুম ।
যথা বিষ্ণুস্তথা গংগা গংগৈব সর্বপাপহা ॥ ৭৯ ॥

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 7.7.79 in Gujarati sript:
દેવો નારાયણઃ સાક્ષાત્સ્વયંભૂરિતિ શુશ્રુમ ।
યથા વિષ્ણુસ્તથા ગંગા ગંગૈવ સર્વપાપહા ॥ ૭૯ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 7.7.79 in Kannada sript:
ದೇವೋ ನಾರಾಯಣಃ ಸಾಕ್ಷಾತ್ಸ್ವಯಂಭೂರಿತಿ ಶುಶ್ರುಮ ।
ಯಥಾ ವಿಷ್ಣುಸ್ತಥಾ ಗಂಗಾ ಗಂಗೈವ ಸರ್ವಪಾಪಹಾ ॥ ೭೯ ॥

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