Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.5 Chapter 13 (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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vyāsa uvāca |
bho brahmanbhagavanpūrvaṃ śrutaṃ me brahmaputraka |
jalaṃdharaṃ mahādaityamavadhīcchaṃkaraḥ prabhuḥ || 1 ||
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tattvaṃ vada mahāprājña caritaṃ śaśimaulinaḥ |
vistārapūrvakaṃ śṛṇvankastṛpyettadyaśo'malam || 2 ||
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|| sūta uvāca |
ityevaṃ vyāsasaṃpṛṣṭo brahmaputro mahāmuniḥ |
uvācārthavadavyagraṃ vākyaṃ vākyaviśāradaḥ || 3 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ekadā jīvaśakrau ca bhaktyā paramayā mune |
darśanaṃ kartumīśasya kailāsaṃ jagmaturbhṛśam || 4 ||
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atha gurvindrayorjñātvāgamanaṃ śaṃkaraḥ prabhuḥ |
parīkṣituṃ tayorjñānaṃ svadarśanaratātmanoḥ || 5 ||
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digambaro'tha tanmārgamāruddhya sadgatissatām |
jaṭābaddhena śiraśātiṣṭhatsaṃśobhitānanaḥ || 6 ||
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atha tau guruśakrau ca kurvaṃtau gamanaṃ mudā |
ālokya puruṣaṃ bhīmaṃ mārgamadhye'dbhutākṛtim || 7 ||
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mahātejasvinaṃ śāṃtaṃ jaṭāsaṃbaddhamastakam |
mahābāhuṃ mahoraskaṃ gauraṃ nayanabhīṣaṇam || 6 ||
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atho puraṃdaro'pṛcchatsvādhikāreṇa durmadaḥ |
puruṣaṃ taṃ svamārgāṃtasthitamajñāya śaṃkaram || 9 ||
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purandara uvāca |
kastvaṃ bhoḥ kuta āyātaḥ kiṃ nāma vada tattvataḥ |
svasthānesaṃsthitaśśaṃbhu kiṃ vānyatra gataḥ prabhuḥ || 10 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
śakreṇetthaṃ sa pṛṣṭastu kiṃcinnovāca tāpasaḥ |
śakraḥ punarapṛcchadvai novāca sa digaṃbaraḥ || 11 ||
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punaḥ puraṃdaro'pṛcchllokānāmadhipeśvaraḥ |
tūṣṇīmāsa mahāyogī līlārūpadharaḥ prabhuḥ || 12 ||
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itthaṃ punaḥ punaḥ pṛṣṭaśśakreṇa sa digambaraḥ |
novāca kiṃcidbhagavāñchakrajñānaparīkṣayā || 13 ||
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atha cukrodha deveśastrailokyaiśvaryagarvitaḥ |
uvāca vacanaṃ caiva taṃ nirbhartsya jaṭādharam || 14 ||
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|| indra uvāca |
re mayā pṛcchyamāno'pi nottaraṃ dattavānasi |
atastvāṃ hanmi vajreṇa kaste trātāsti durmate || 15 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityudīrya tato vajrī saṃnirīkṣya krudhā hi tam |
haṃtuṃ digaṃbaraṃ vajramudyataṃ sa cakāra ha || 16 ||
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puraṃdaraṃ vajrahastaṃ dṛṣṭvā devassadāśivaḥ |
cakāra staṃbhanaṃ tasya vajrapātasya śaṃkaraḥ || 17 ||
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tato rudraḥ krudhāviṣṭaḥ karālākṣo bhayaṃkaraḥ |
drutameva prajajvāla tejasā pradahanniva || 18 ||
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bāhupratiṣṭaṃbhabhuvāmanyunāṃtaśśacīpatiḥ |
samadahyata bhogīva maṃtraruddhaparākramaḥ || 19 ||
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dṛṣṭvā bṛhaspatistūrṇaṃ prajvalaṃtaṃ svatejasā |
puruṣaṃ taṃ dhiyā jñātvā praṇanāma haraṃ prabhum || 20 ||
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kṛtāṃjalipuṭo bhūtvā tato gururudāradhīḥ |
natvā ca daṃḍavadbhūmau prabhuṃ stotuṃ pracakrame || 21 ||
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gururuvāca |
namo devādhidevāya mahādevāya cātmane |
maheśvarāya prabhave tryambakāya kapardine || 22 ||
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dīnanāthāya vibhave namoṃ'dhakaniṣūdine |
tripuraghnāya śarvāya brahmaṇe parameṣṭhine || 23 ||
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virūpākṣāya rudrāya bahurūpāya śaṃbhave |
virūpāyātirūpāya rūpātītāya te namaḥ || 24 ||
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yajñavidhvaṃsakartre ca yajñānāṃ phaladāyine |
namaste makharūpāya parakarmapravartine || 25 ||
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kālāṃtakāya kālāya kālabhogidharāya ca |
namaste parameśāya sarvatra vyāpine namaḥ || 26 ||
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namo brahmaśirohaṃtre brahmacaṃdra stutāya ca |
brahmaṇyāya namaste'stu namaste paramātmane || 27 ||
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tvamagniranilo vyoma tvamevāpo vasuṃdharā |
tvaṃ sūryaścandramā bhāni jyotiścakraṃ tvameva hi || 28 ||
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tvameva viṣṇustvaṃ brahmā tatstutastvaṃ pareśvaraḥ |
munayaḥ sanakādyāstvaṃ nāradastvaṃ tapodhanaḥ || 29 ||
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tvameva sarva lokeśastvameva jagadātmakaḥ |
sarvānvayassarvabhinnastvameva prakṛteḥ paraḥ || 30 ||
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tvaṃ vai sṛjasi lokāṃśca rajasā vidhināmabhāk |
sattvena harirūpastvaṃ sakalaṃ yāsi vai jagat || 31 ||
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tvamevāsi mahādeva tamasā hararūpadhṛk |
līlayā bhuvanaṃ sarvaṃ nikhilaṃ pāṃcabhautikam || 32 ||
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tvaddhyānabalatassūryastapate viśvabhāvana |
amṛtaṃ cyavate loke śaśī vāti samariṇaḥ || 33 ||
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tvaddhyānabalato meghāścāṃbu varṣaṃti śaṃkara |
tvaddhyānabalataśśakrastrilokīṃ pāti putravat || 34 ||
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tvaddhyānabalato meghāḥ sarve devā munīśvarāḥ |
svādhikāraṃ ca kurvaṃti cakitā bhavato bhayāt || 35 ||
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tvatpādakamalasyaiva sevanādbhuvi mānavāḥ |
nādriyante surānruda lokaiśvaryaṃ ca bhuṃjate || 36 ||
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tvatpādakamalasyaiva sevanādagamanparām |
gatiṃ yogadhanā nāmapyagamyāṃ sarvadurlabhām || 37 ||
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|| sanatkumāra uvāca |
bṛhaspatiriti stutvā śaṃkaraṃ lokaśaṃkaram |
pādayo pātayāmāsa tasyeśasya puraṃdaram || 38 ||
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pātayitvā ca deveśamiṃdraṃ nata śirodharam |
bṛhaspatiruvācedaṃ praśrayāvanataśśivam || 39 ||
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|| bṛhaspatiruvāca |
dīnanātha mahādeva praṇataṃ tava pādayoḥ |
samuddhara ca śāṃtaṃ svaṃ krodhaṃ nayanajaṃ kuru || 40 ||
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tuṣṭo bhava mahādeva pāhīdra śaraṇāgatam |
agnireva śamaṃ yātu bhālanetrasamudbhavaḥ || 41 ||
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|| sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityākarṇya gurorvākyaṃ devadevo maheśvaraḥ |
uvāca karuṇāsindhurmeghanirhrādayā girā || 42 ||
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maheśvara uvāca |
krodhaṃ ca nissṛte netrāddhārayāmi bṛhaspateḥ |
kathaṃ hi kañcukīṃ sarpassaṃdhatte nojjhitāṃ punaḥ || 43 ||
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sanatkumāra uvācu |
iti śrutvā vacastasya śaṃkarasya bṛhaspatiḥ |
uvāca kliṣṭarūpaśca bhayavyākulamānasaḥ || 44 ||
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bṛhaspatiruvāca |
he deva bhagavanbhaktā anukaṃpyāḥ sadaiva hi |
bhaktavatsalanāmeti tvaṃ satyaṃ kuru śaṃkara || 45 ||
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kṣeptumanyatra deveśa svatejo'tyugramarhasi |
uddhartassarvabhaktānāṃ samuddhara puraṃdaram || 46 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityukto guruṇā rudro bhaktavatsalanāmabhāk |
pratyuvāca prasannātmā surejyaṃ praṇatārttihā || 47 ||
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śiva uvāca |
prītaḥ stutyānayā tāta dadāmi varamuttamam |
indrasya jīvadānena jīveti tvaṃ prathāṃ vraja || 48 ||
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samudbhūto'nalo yo'yaṃ bhālanetrātsureśahā |
enaṃ tyakṣyāmyahaṃ dūraṃ yathendraṃ naiva pīḍayet || 49 ||
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|| sanatkumāra uvāc |
ityuktvā taṃ kare dhṛtvā svatejo'nalamadbhutam |
bhālanetrātsamudbhūtaṃ prākṣipallavaṇāṃbhasi || 50 ||
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tataścāṃtardadhe rudro mahālīlākaraḥ prabhuḥ |
guruśakrau bhayānmuktau jagmatuḥ sukhamuttamam || 51 ||
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yadarthaṃ gamanodyuktau darśanaṃ prāpya tasya vai |
kṛtārthau guruśakrau hi svasthānaṃ jagmaturmudā || 52 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ paṃcame yuddhakhaṇḍe jalaṃdharavadhopākhyāne śakrajīvanaṃ nāma trayodaśo' dhyāyaḥ || 13 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 13

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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