Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.5 Chapter 16 (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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|| sanatkumāra uvāca |
punardaityaṃ samāyāṃtaṃ dṛṣṭvā devāssavāsavāḥ |
bhayātprakaṃpitāssarve sahaivādudruvurdrutam || 1 ||
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vaikuṃṭhaṃ prayayussarve puraskṛtya prajāpatim |
tuṣṭuvuste surā natvā saprajāpatayo'khilāḥ || 2 ||
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devā ūcuḥ |
hṛṣīkeśa mahābāho bhagavan madhusūdana |
namaste devadeveśa sarvadaityavināśaka || 3 ||
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matsyarūpāya te viṣṇo vedānnītavate namaḥ |
satyavratena sadrājñā pralayābdhivihāriṇe || 4 ||
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kurvāṇānāṃ surāṇāṃ ca mathanāyodyamaṃ bhṛśam |
bibhrate maṃdaragiriṃ kūrmarūpāya te namaḥ || 5 ||
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namaste bhagavannātha kratave sūkarātmane |
vasuṃdharāṃ janādhārāṃ mūddhato bibhrate namaḥ || 6 ||
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vāmanāya namastubhyamupendrākhyāya viṣṇave |
viprarūpeṇa daityendraṃ baliṃ chalayate vibho || 7 ||
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namaḥ paraśurāmāya kṣatraniḥkṣatrakāriṇe |
māturhitakṛte tubhyaṃ kupitāyāsatāṃ druhe || 8 ||
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rāmāya lokarāmāya maryādāpuruṣāya te |
rāvaṇāṃtakarāyāśu sītāyāḥ pataye namaḥ || 9 ||
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namaste jñānagūḍhāya kṛṣṇāya paramātmana |
rādhāvihāraśīlāya nānālīlākarāya ca || 10 ||
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namaste gūḍhadehāya vedaniṃdākarāya ca |
yogācāryāya jaināya vauddharūpāya māpate || 11 ||
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namaste kalkirūpāya mlecchānāmaṃtakāriṇe |
anantaśaktirūpāya saddharmasthāpanāya ca || 12 ||
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namaste kapilarūpāya devahūtyai mahātmane |
vadate sāṃkhyayogaṃ ca sāṃkhyācāryāya vai prabho || 13 ||
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namaḥ paramahaṃsāya jñānaṃ saṃvadate param |
vidhātre jñānarūpāya yenātmā saṃprasīdati || 14 ||
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vedavyāsāya vedānāṃ vibhāgaṃ kurvate namaḥ |
hitāya sarvalokānāṃ purāṇaracanāya ca || 15 ||
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evaṃ matsyāditanubhirbhaktakāryodyatāya te |
sargasthitidhvaṃsakartre namaste brahmaṇe prabho || 16 ||
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ārtihaṃtre svadāsānāṃ sukhadāya śubhāya ca |
pītāmbarāya haraye tārkṣyayānāya te namaḥ |
sarvakriyāyaikakartre śaraṇyāya namonamaḥ || 17 ||
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daityasaṃtāpitāmartya duḥkhādidhvaṃsavajraka |
śeṣatalpaśayāyārkacandranetrāya te namaḥ || 18 ||
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kṛpāsindho ramānātha pāhi naśśaraṇāgatān |
jalaṃdhareṇa devāśca svargātsarve nirākṛtāḥ || 19 ||
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sūryo nissāritaḥ sthānāccandro vahnistathaiva ca |
pātālānnāgarājaśca dharmarājo nirākṛtaḥ || 20 ||
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vicaraṃti yathā martyāśśobhaṃte naiva te surāḥ |
śaraṇaṃ te vayaṃ prāptā vadhastasya viciṃtyatām || 21 ||
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|| sanatkumāra uvāca |
iti dīnavacaśśrutvā devānāṃ madhusūdanaḥ |
jagāda karuṇāsindhurme ghanirhrādayā girā || 22 ||
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|| viṣṇuruvāca |
bhayaṃ tyajata he devā gamiṣyāmyahamāhavam |
jalaṃdhareṇa daityena kariṣyāmi parākramam || 23 ||
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ityuktvā sahasotthāya daityāriḥ khinnamānasaḥ |
ārohadgaruḍaṃ vegātkṛpayā bhaktavatsalaḥ || 24 ||
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gacchantaṃ vallabhaṃ dṛṣṭvā devaissārddhaṃ samudrajā |
sāṃjalirbāṣpanayanā lakṣmīrvacanamabravīt || 25 ||
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lakṣmyuvāca |
ahaṃ te vallabhā nātha bhaktā yadi ca sarvadā |
tatkathaṃ te mama bhrātā yuddhe vadhyaḥ kṛpānidhe || 26 ||
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viṣṇuruvāca |
jalaṃdhareṇa daityena kariṣyāmi parākramam |
taissaṃstuto gamiṣyāmi yuddhāya tvaritānvitaḥ || 27 ||
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rudrāṃśasaṃbhavatvācca brahmaṇo vacanādapi |
prītyā ca tava naivāyaṃ mama vadhyo jalaṃdharaḥ || 28 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityuktvā garuḍārūḍhaśśaṃkhacakragadāsibhṛt |
viṣṇurvegādyayau yoddhuṃ devaiśśakrādibhissaha || 29 ||
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drutaṃ sa prāpa tatraiva yatra daityo jalaṃdharaḥ |
kurvan siṃharavaṃ devairjvaladbhirviṣṇutejasā || 30 ||
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athāruṇānujajavapakṣavātaprapīḍitāḥ |
vātyāvivartitā daityā babhramuḥ khe yathā ghanāḥ || 31 ||
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tato jalaṃdharo dṛṣṭvā daityān vātyāprapīḍitān |
uddhṛtya vacanaṃ krodhāddrutaṃ viṣṇuṃ samabhyagāt || 32 ||
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etasminnaṃtare devāścakruryuddhaṃ praharṣitāḥ |
tejasā ca hareḥ puṣṭā mahābalasamanvitāḥ || 33 ||
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yuddhodyataṃ samālokya devasainyamupasthitam |
daityānājñāpayāmāsa samare cātidurmadān || 34 ||
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jalaṃdhara uvāca |
bhobho daityavarā yūyaṃ yuddhaṃ kuruta dustaram |
śakrādyairamarairadya prabalaiḥ kātaraissadā || 35 ||
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mauryāstu lakṣasaṃkhyātā dhaumrā hi śatasaṃkhyakāḥ |
asurāḥ koṭisaṃkhyātāḥ kālakeyāstathaiva ca || 36 ||
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kālakānāṃ daurhṛdānāṃ kaṃkānāṃ lakṣasaṃkhyayā |
anye'pi svabalairyuktā viniryāṃtu mamājñayā || 37 ||
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sarve sajjā viniryāta bahusenābhisaṃyutāḥ |
nānāśastrāstrasaṃyuktā nirbhayāḥ gatasaṃśayāḥ || 38 ||
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bhobho śuṃbhaniśuṃbhau ca devānsamarakātarān |
kṣaṇena sumahāvīryau tucchānnāśayataṃ yuvām || 39 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
daityā jalaṃdharājñaptā itthaṃ yuddhaviśāradāḥ |
yuyudhuste surāssarve caturaṃgabalānvitāḥ || 40 ||
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gadābhistīkṣṇabāṇaiśca śūlapaṭṭiśatomaraiḥ |
kecitparaśuśūlaiśca nijaghnuste parasparam || 41 ||
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nānāyudhaiśca paraistatra nijaghnuste balānvitā |
devāstathā mahāvīrā hṛṣīkeśabalānvitāḥ |
yuyudhustīkṣṇabāṇāśca kṣipaṃtassiṃhavadravāḥ || 42 ||
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kecidbāṇaistu tīkṣṇaiśca kecinmusalatomaraiḥ |
kecitparaśuśūlaiśca nijaghnuste parasparam || 43 ||
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itthaṃ surāṇāṃ daityānāṃ saṃgrāmassamabhūnmahān |
atyulbaṇo munīnāṃ hi siddhānāṃ bhaya kārakaḥ || 44 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ pañcame yuddhakhaṃḍe devayuddhavarṇanaṃ nāma ṣoḍaśo'dhyāyaḥ || 16 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 16

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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