Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.2 Chapter 40 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Shivapurana is a one of the eighteen Major Puranas detailing religious worship of Shiva, also known as Shaivism. The book contains 24,000 verses although it is said to be an abridged form and originally consisted of 100,000 verses.

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|| nārada ucāca |
vidhe vidhe mahāprājñā śaivatattvapradarśaka |
śrāvitā ramaṇīprāyā śivalīlā mahādbhutā || 1 ||
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vīreṇa vīrabhadreṇa dakṣayajñaṃ vināśya vai |
kailāsādrau gate tāta kimabhūttadvadādhunā || 2 ||
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|| brahmovāca |
atha devagaṇāssarve munayaśca parājitāḥ |
rudrānīkairvibhinnāṃgā mama lokaṃ yayustadā || 3 ||
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svayaṃbhuve namaskṛtya mahyaṃ saṃstūya bhūriśaḥ |
tatsvakleśaṃ viśeṣeṇa kārtsyenaiva nyavedayan || 4 ||
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tadākarṇya tatohaṃ vai putraśokena pīḍitaḥ |
acintayamativyagro dūyamānena cetasā || 5 ||
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kiṃ kāryyaṃ kāryamadyāśu mayā devasukhāvaham |
yena jīvatu dakṣāsau makhaḥ pūrṇo bhavetsuraḥ || 6 ||
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evaṃ vicārya bahudhā nālabhaṃ śamahaṃ mune |
viṣṇuṃ tadā smaran bhaktyā jñānamāptaṃ tadocitam || 7 ||
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atha devaiśca munibhirviṣṇorlokamahaṃ gataḥ |
natvā nutvā ca vividhaisstavairduḥkhaṃ nyavedayam || 8 ||
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yathādhvaraḥ prapūrṇaḥ syāddeva yajñakaraśca saḥ |
sukhinassyussurāssarve munayaśca tathā kuru || 9 ||
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deva deva ramānātha viṣṇo devasukhāvaha |
vayaṃ tvaccharaṇaṃ prāptāssadevamunayo dhruvam || 10 ||
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|| brahmovāca |
ityākarṇya vaco me hi brahmaṇassa rameśvaraḥ |
pratyuvāca śivaṃ smṛtvā śivātmā dīnamānasaḥ || 11 ||
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|| viṣṇuruvāca |
tejīyasi na sā bhūtā kṛtāgasi bubhūṣatām |
tatra kṣemāya bahudhā bubhūṣā hi kṛtāgasām || 12 ||
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kṛtapāpāssurā sarve śive hi parameśvare |
parādaduryajñabhāgaṃ tasya śaṃbhorvidhe yataḥ || 13 ||
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prasādayadhyaṃ sarve hi yūyaṃ śuddhena cetasā |
athāparaprasādaṃ taṃ gṛhītāṃghriyugaṃ śivam || 14 ||
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yasmin prakupite deve vinaśyatyakhilaṃ jagat |
salokapālayajñasya śāsanājjīvitaṃ drutam || 15 ||
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tamāśu devaṃ priyayā vihīnaṃ ca duruktibhiḥ |
kṣamāpayadhvaṃ hṛdviddhaṃ dakṣeṇa sudurātmanā || 16 ||
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ayameva mahopāyastacchāṃtyai kevalaṃ vidhe |
śaṃbhossaṃtuṣṭaye manye satyamevoditaṃ mayā || 17 ||
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nāhaṃ na tvaṃ surāścānye munayopi tanūbhṛtaḥ |
yasya tattvaṃ pramāṇaṃ ca na vidurbalavīryayoḥ || 18 ||
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ātmataṃtrasya tasyāpi parasya paramātmanaḥ |
ka upāyaṃ vidhitsedvai paraṃ mūḍhaṃ virodhinam || 19 ||
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caliṣyehamapi brahman sarvaiḥ sārddha śivālayam |
kṣamāpayāmi giriśaṃ kṛtāgāśca śive dhuvam || 20 ||
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|| brahmovāca |
itthamādiśya viṣṇurmāṃ brahmāṇaṃ sāmarādikam |
sārddhaṃ devermatiṃ cakre tadgirau gamanāya saḥ || 21 ||
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yayau svadhiṣṇya nilayaṃ śivasyādrivaraṃ śubham |
kailāsaṃ sāmaramuniprajeśādimayo hariḥ || 22 ||
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atipriyaṃ prabhornityaṃ sujuṣṭaṃ kinnarādibhiḥ |
naretarairapsarobhiryogasiddhaimahonnatam || 23 ||
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nānāmaṇimayaiśśṛṃgaiḥ śobhamānaṃ samaṃtataḥ |
nānādhātuvicitraṃ vai nānādrumalatākulam || 24 ||
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nānāmṛgagaṇākīrṇaṃ nānāpakṣisamanvitam |
nānājalaprasravaṇairamaraissiddhayoṣitām || 25 ||
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ramaṇaivāharaṃtīnāṃ nānākaṃdara sānubhiḥ |
drumajātibhiranyābhī rājitaṃ rājataprabham || 26 ||
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vyāghrādibhirmahāsattvairnirghuṣṭaṃ krūratojjhitam |
sarvaśobhānvitaṃ divyaṃ mahāvismayakārakam || 27 ||
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paryastaṃ gaṃgayā satyā sthānapuṇyatarodayā |
sarvapāvanasaṃkartryā viṣṇupadyā sunirmalam || 28 ||
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evaṃvidhaṃ giriṃ dṛṣṭvā kailāsākhyaṃ śivapriyam |
yayuste vismayaṃ devā viṣṇvādyāssamunīśvarāḥ || 29 ||
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tassamīpe'lakāṃ ramyāṃ dadṛśurnāma te purīm |
kuberasya mahādivyāṃ rudramitrasya nirjarāḥ || 30 ||
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vanaṃ saugaṃdhikaṃ cāpi dadṛśustatsamīpataḥ |
sarvadrumānvitaṃ divyaṃ yatra tannādamadrutam || 31 ||
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tadbāhyatastasya divye saritāvatipāvane |
naṃdā cālakanaṃdā ca darśanātpāpahārike || 32 ||
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papuḥ surastriyo nityamavagūhya svalokataḥ |
vigāhya puṃbhistāstatra krīḍaṃti ratikarśitāḥ || 33 ||
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hitvā yakṣeśvarapurīṃ vanaṃ saugaṃdhikaṃ ca yat |
gacchaṃtaste surā ārāddadṛśuśśāṃkaraṃ vaṭam || 34 ||
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paryak kṛtācalacchāyaṃ pādona viṭapāya tam |
śatayojana kotsedhaṃ nirnīḍaṃ tāpavarjjitam || 35 ||
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mahāpuṇyavatāṃ dṛśyaṃ suramyaṃ cātipāvanam |
śaṃbhuyogasthalaṃ divyaṃ yogisevyaṃ mahottamam || 36 ||
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mumukṣuśaraṇe tasmin mahāyogamaye vaṭe |
āsīnaṃ dadṛśussarve śivaṃ viṣṇvādayassurāḥ || 37 ||
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vidhiputrairmahāsiddhaiśśiva bhaktirataissadā |
upāsyamānaṃ sumudā śāṃtaissaṃśāṃtavigrahaiḥ || 38 ||
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tathā sakhyā kubereṇa bhartrā guhyakarakṣasām |
sevyamānaṃ viśeṣeṇa svagaṇairjñātibhissadā || 39 ||
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tāpasābhīṣṭasadrūpaṃ bibhrataṃ parameśvaram |
vātsalyādviśvasuhṛdaṃ bhasmādisuvirājitam || 40 ||
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mune tubhyaṃ pravocaṃtaṃ pṛcchate jñānamuttamam |
kuśāsane sūpaviṣṭaṃ sarveṣāṃ śṛṇvatāṃ satām || 41 ||
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kṛtvorau dakṣiṇe savyaṃ caraṇaṃ caiva jānuni |
bāhuprakoṣṭhākṣamālaṃ sthitaṃ sattarkamudrayā || 42 ||
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evaṃvidhaṃ śivaṃ dṛṣṭvā tadā viṣṇvādayassurāḥ |
praṇemustvaritaṃ sarve karau badhvā vinamrakāḥ || 43 ||
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upalabhyāgataṃ rudro mayā viṣṇuṃ satāṃ gatiḥ |
utthāya cakre śirasābhivaṃdanamapi prabhuḥ || 44 ||
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vaṃditāṃghristadā sarvairdivyairviṣṇvādibhiśśivaḥ |
nanāmātha yathā viṣṇuṃ kaśyapaṃ lokasadgatiḥ || 45 ||
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surasiddhagaṇādhīśamaharṣisu namaskṛtam |
samuvāca surairviṣṇuṃ kṛtasannatimādarāt || 46 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ dvitīye satīkhaṃḍe śivadarśanavarṇanaṃ nāma catvāriṃśodhyāyaḥ || 40 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 40

Cover of edition (2020)

Shri Shiva Maha Purana - Moolmatram
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2020)

[Mulamatra] Sanskrit Text Only

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Cover of edition (2019)

The Siva Purana (Three Volumes)
by Shanti Lal Nagar (2019)

An Exhaustive Introduction, Sanskrit Text, English Translation with Photographs of Archaeological Evidence

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Cover of edition (2019)

Shri Shiva Purana (Set of 2 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Shiva Purana (Gujarati)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2013)

[સંક્ષિપ્ત શિવપુરાણ] — Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (9788129301840)

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Cover of edition (0)

Shiva Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

[ಶಿವಪುರಾಣ] Set of 9 Volumes

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Cover of edition (2004)

Shiva Purana (Malayalam)
by Swami Advaitanandapuri (2004)

[ശിവ പുരണ] published by Aarshasri Publications & Co.

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Cover of edition (2019)

Shiva Purana (Telugu)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2019)

[శ్రీ శివమఃపురాణము] or [శ్రీ శివ మహా పురాణం]; Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur.

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Cover of Bengali edition

Shiva Purana (Bengali)
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

[শিব পুরান]

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Cover of edition (2016)

Shiva Purana (Tamil)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2016)

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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