Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.4 Chapter 11 (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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brahmovāca |
etasminnaṃtare tatra krauñcanāmācalo mune |
ājagāma kumārasya śaraṇaṃ bāṇapīḍita || 1 ||
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palāyamāno yo yuddhādasoḍhā teja aiśvaram |
tutodātīva sa krauñcaṃ koṭyāyutabalānvitaḥ || 2 ||
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praṇipatya kumārasya sa bhaktyā caraṇāmbujam |
premanirbharayā vācā tuṣṭāva guhamādarāt || 3 ||
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krauṃca uvāca |
kumāra skaṃda deveśa tārakāsuranāśaka |
pāhi māṃ śaraṇāpannaṃ bāṇāsuranipīḍitam || 4 ||
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saṃgarātte mahāsena samucchinnaḥ palāyitaḥ |
nyapīḍayacca māgatya hā nātha karuṇākara || 5 ||
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tatpīḍitaste śaraṇamāgato'haṃ suduḥkhitaḥ |
palāyamāno deveśa śarajanmandayāṃ kuru || 6 ||
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daityaṃ taṃ nāśaya vibho bāṇāhvaṃ māṃ sukhīkuru |
daityaghnastvaṃ viśeṣeṇa devāvanakarassvarāṭ || 7 ||
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brahmovāca |
iti krauṃcastutasskandaḥ prasanno bhaktapālakaḥ |
gṛhītvā śaktimatulāṃ svāṃ sasmāra śivo dhiyā || 8 ||
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cikṣepa tāṃ samuddiśya sa bāṇaṃ śaṃkarātmajaḥ |
mahāśabdo babhūvātha jajvaluśca diśo nabhaḥ || 9 ||
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sabalaṃ bhasmasātkṛtvāsuraṃ taṃ kṣaṇamātrataḥ |
guhopakaṃṭhaṃ śaktissā jagāma paramā mune || 10 ||
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tataḥ kumāra provāca krauṃcaṃ girivaraṃ prabhuḥ |
nirbhayassvagṛhaṃ gaccha naṣṭassa sabalo'suraḥ || 11 ||
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tacchutvā svāmivacanaṃ mudito girirāṭ tadā |
stutvā guhaṃ tadārātiṃ svadhāma pratyapadyata || 12 ||
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tataḥ skando maheśasya mudā sthāpitavānmune |
trīṇi liṃgāni tatraiva pāpaghnāni vidhānataḥ || 13 ||
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pratijñeśvaranāmādau kapāleśvaramādarāt |
kumāreśvaramevātha sarvasiddhipradaṃ trayam || 14 ||
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punassarveśvarastatra jayastaṃbhasamīpataḥ |
staṃbheśvarābhidhaṃ liṃgaṃ guhaḥ sthāpitavānmudā || 15 ||
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tatassarve surāstatra viṣṇuprabhṛtayo mudā |
liṃgaṃ sthāpitavaṃtaste devadevasya śūlinaḥ || 16 ||
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sarveṣāṃ śivaliṃgānāṃ mahimābhūttadādbhutaḥ |
sarvakāmapradaścāpi muktido bhaktikāriṇām || 17 ||
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tatassarve surā viṣṇupramukhāḥ prītamānasāḥ |
aicchangirivaraṃ gaṃtuṃ puraskṛtya guhaṃ mudā || 18 ||
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tasminnavasare śeṣaputraḥ kumuda nāmakaḥ |
ājagāma kumārasya śaraṇaṃ daityapīḍitaḥ || 19 ||
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pralaṃbākhyo'suro yo hi raṇādasmātpalāyitaḥ |
sa tatropadravaṃ cakre prabalastārakānugaḥ || 20 ||
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so'tha śeṣasya tanayaḥ kumudo'hipatermahān |
kumāraśaraṇaṃ prāptastuṣṭāva girijātmajam || 21 ||
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kumuda uvāca |
devadeva mahādeva varatāta mahāprabho |
pīḍito'haṃ pralaṃbena tvāhaṃ śaraṇamāgataḥ || 22 ||
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pāhi māṃ śaraṇāpannaṃ pralaṃbā surapīḍitam |
kumāra skanda deveśa tārakāre mahāprabho || 23 ||
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tvaṃ dīnabaṃdhuḥ karuṇāsindhurānatavatsalaḥ |
khalanigrahakartā hi śaraṇyaśca satāṃ gatiḥ || 24 ||
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kumudenastutaścetthaṃ vijñaptastadvadhāya hi |
svāśca śaktiṃ sa jagrāha smṛtvā śivapadāṃbujau || 25 ||
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cikṣepa tāṃ samuddiśya pralaṃbaṃ girijāsutaḥ |
mahāśabdo babhūvātha jajvaluśca diśo nabhaḥ || 26 ||
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taṃ sāyutabalaṃ śaktirdrutaṃ kṛtvā ca bhasmasāt |
guhopakaṃṭhaṃ sahasājagāmākliṣṭavāriṇī || 27 ||
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tataḥ kumāraḥ provāca kumudaṃ nāgabālakam |
nirbhayaḥ svagṛhaṃ gaccha naṣṭassa sabalo'suraḥ || 28 ||
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tacchutvā guhavākyaṃ sa kumudohipatessutaḥ |
stutvā kumāraṃ natvā ca pātālaṃ mudito yayau || 29 ||
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evaṃ kumāravijayaṃ varṇitaṃ te munīśvara |
caritaṃ tārakavadhaṃ paramāścaryakārakam || 30 ||
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sarvapāpaharaṃ divyaṃ sarvakāmapradaṃ nṛṇām |
dhanyaṃ yaśasyamāyuṣyaṃ bhuktimuktipradaṃ satām || 31 ||
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ye kīrtayaṃti suyaśo'mitabhāgyayutā narāḥ |
kumāracaritaṃ divyaṃ śiva lokaṃ prayāṃti te || 32 ||
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śroṣyaṃti ye ca tatkīrtiṃ bhaktyā śraddhānvitā janāḥ |
muktiṃ prāpsyanti te divyāmiha bhuktvā paraṃ sukham || 33 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ caturthe kumārakhaṃḍe bāṇapralaṃbavadha kumāravijayavarṇanaṃ nāmaikādaśo'dhyāyaḥ || 11 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 11

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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