Padma Purana [sanskrit]

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The Padma-purana verse 7.20.119 (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 119 contained in chapter 20 of book 7 (क्रियायोगसारखण्ड, kriyāyogasārakhaṇḍa).

Verse 7.20.119

अश्वदानं द्विजश्रेष्ठ यः करोति महाशयः ।
गन्धर्वराजराजत्वं स प्राप्नोति न संशयः ॥ ११९ ॥

aśvadānaṃ dvijaśreṣṭha yaḥ karoti mahāśayaḥ |
gandharvarājarājatvaṃ sa prāpnoti na saṃśayaḥ || 119 ||

The English translation of Padma Purana Verse 7.20.119 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 (7.20.119). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ashvada, Dvijashreshtha, Yah, Karoti, Mahashaya, Gandharvaraja, Rajatva, Pra, Samshaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Padma Purana Verse 7.20.119). 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: “aśvadānaṃ dvijaśreṣṭha yaḥ karoti mahāśayaḥ
  • aśvadān -
  • aśvada (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • dvijaśreṣṭha -
  • dvijaśreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • karoti -
  • karoti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    karoti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    karoti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present active third single]
  • mahāśayaḥ -
  • mahāśaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “gandharvarājarājatvaṃ sa prāpnoti na saṃśayaḥ
  • gandharvarāja -
  • gandharvarāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājatvam -
  • rājatva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prā -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    prā (Preverb)
  • āpnoti -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [present active third single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃśayaḥ -
  • saṃśaya (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 7.20.119

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 7.20.119 in Bengali sript:
অশ্বদানং দ্বিজশ্রেষ্ঠ যঃ করোতি মহাশযঃ ।
গন্ধর্বরাজরাজত্বং স প্রাপ্নোতি ন সংশযঃ ॥ ১১৯ ॥

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 7.20.119 in Gujarati sript:
અશ્વદાનં દ્વિજશ્રેષ્ઠ યઃ કરોતિ મહાશયઃ ।
ગન્ધર્વરાજરાજત્વં સ પ્રાપ્નોતિ ન સંશયઃ ॥ ૧૧૯ ॥

Cover of edition (2013)

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

[ಪದ್ಮ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣಂ]

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Preview of verse 7.20.119 in Kannada sript:
ಅಶ್ವದಾನಂ ದ್ವಿಜಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠ ಯಃ ಕರೋತಿ ಮಹಾಶಯಃ ।
ಗನ್ಧರ್ವರಾಜರಾಜತ್ವಂ ಸ ಪ್ರಾಪ್ನೋತಿ ನ ಸಂಶಯಃ ॥ ೧೧೯ ॥

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