Padma Purana [sanskrit]

462,305 words | ISBN-13: 9789385005305

The Padma-purana verse 7.18.38 (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 38 contained in chapter 18 of book 7 (क्रियायोगसारखण्ड, kriyāyogasārakhaṇḍa).

Verse 7.18.38

महाज्येष्ठ्यां च विप्रर्षे जगन्नाथमनामयम् ।
आलोक्य लभते मर्त्यो विष्णोस्तत्परमं पदम् ॥ ३८ ॥

mahājyeṣṭhyāṃ ca viprarṣe jagannāthamanāmayam |
ālokya labhate martyo viṣṇostatparamaṃ padam || 38 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 7.18.38 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 (7.18.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mahajyeshthi, Viprarshi, Jagannatha, Anamaya, Alokya, Labhat, Martya, Vishnu, Tatpara, Pada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 7.18.38). 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: “mahājyeṣṭhyāṃ ca viprarṣe jagannāthamanāmayam
  • mahājyeṣṭhyām -
  • mahājyeṣṭhī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viprarṣe -
  • viprarṣi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • jagannātham -
  • jagannātha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jagannāthā (noun, feminine)
  • anāmayam -
  • anāmaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anāmaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anāmayā (noun, feminine)
    nam (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • Line 2: “ālokya labhate martyo viṣṇostatparamaṃ padam
  • ālokya -
  • ālokya (indeclinable)
  • labhate -
  • labh -> labhat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh -> labhat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • martyo* -
  • martya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • viṣṇos -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tatparam -
  • tatpara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tatpara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tatparā (noun, feminine)
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • padam -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Padma Purana Verse 7.18.38

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 7.18.38 in Bengali sript:
মহাজ্যেষ্ঠ্যাং চ বিপ্রর্ষে জগন্নাথমনামযম্ ।
আলোক্য লভতে মর্ত্যো বিষ্ণোস্তত্পরমং পদম্ ॥ ৩৮ ॥

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 7.18.38 in Gujarati sript:
મહાજ્યેષ્ઠ્યાં ચ વિપ્રર્ષે જગન્નાથમનામયમ્ ।
આલોક્ય લભતે મર્ત્યો વિષ્ણોસ્તત્પરમં પદમ્ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 7.18.38 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹಾಜ್ಯೇಷ್ಠ್ಯಾಂ ಚ ವಿಪ್ರರ್ಷೇ ಜಗನ್ನಾಥಮನಾಮಯಮ್ ।
ಆಲೋಕ್ಯ ಲಭತೇ ಮರ್ತ್ಯೋ ವಿಷ್ಣೋಸ್ತತ್ಪರಮಂ ಪದಮ್ ॥ ೩೮ ॥

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