Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.5 Chapter 47 (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 |
tasminmahati saṃgrāme dāruṇe lomaharṣaṇe |
śukro daityapatirvidvānbhakṣitastripurāriṇā || 1 ||
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iti śrutaṃ samāsānme tatpunarbrūhi vistarāta |
kiṃ cakāra mahāyogī jaṭharasthaḥ pinākinaḥ || 2 ||
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na dadāha kathaṃ śabhośśukraṃ taṃ jaṭharānalaḥ |
kalpāntadahanaḥ kālo dīptatejāśca bhārgavaḥ || 3 ||
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viniṣkrāṃtaḥ kathaṃ dhīmācchaṃbhorjaṭharapaṃjarāt |
kathamārādhayāmāsa kiyatkālaṃ sa bhārgavaḥ || 4 ||
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atha ca labdhavānvidyāṃ tāṃ mṛtyuśamanīṃ parām |
kā sā vidyā parā tāta yathā mṛtyurhi vāryate || 5 ||
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lebhendhako gāṇapatyaṃ kathaṃ śūlā dvinirgataḥ |
devadevasya vai śaṃbhormunerlīlāvihāriṇaḥ || 6 ||
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etatsarvamaśeṣeṇa mahādhīman kṛpāṃ kuru |
śivalīlāmṛtaṃ tāta śṛṇvata kathayasva me || 7 ||
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brahmovāca |
iti tasya vacaḥ śrutvā vyāsasyāmitatejasaḥ |
sanatkumāraḥ provāca smṛtvā śivapadāṃbujam || 8 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
śṛṇu vyāsa mahābuddhe śivalīlāmṛtaṃ param |
dhanyastvaṃ śaivamukhyosi mamānandakaraḥ svataḥ || 9 ||
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pravartamāne samare śaṃkarāṃdhakayostayoḥ |
anirbhedyapavivyūhagirivyūhādhināthayoḥ || 10 ||
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purā jayo babhūvāpi daityānāṃ balaśālinām |
śivaprabhā vādabhavatpramathānāṃ mune jayaḥ || 11 ||
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tacchutvāsīdviṣaṇṇo hi mahādaityoṃdhakāsuraḥ |
kathaṃ syānme jaya iti vicāraṇaparo'bhavat || 12 ||
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apasṛtya tato yuddhādaṃdhakaḥ parabuddhimān |
drutamabhyagamadvīra ekalaśśukrasannidhim || 13 ||
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praṇamya svaguruṃ kāvyamavaruhya rathācca saḥ |
babhāṣedaṃ vicāryātha sāṃjalirnītivittamaḥ || 14 ||
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aṃdhaka uvāca |
bhagavaṃstvāmupāśritya gurorbhāvaṃ vahāmahe |
parājitā bhavāmo no sarvadā jayaśālinaḥ || 15 ||
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tvatprabhāvātsadā devānsamastānsānugānvayam |
manyāmahe haroṣendramukhānapi hi kattṛṇān || 16 ||
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asmatto bibhyati surāstadā bhavadanugrahāt |
gajā iva haribhyaśca tārkṣyebhya iva pannagāḥ || 17 ||
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anirbhedyaṃ pavivyūhaṃ viviśurdaitya dānavāḥ |
pramathānīkamakhilaṃ vidhūya tvadanugrahāt || 18 ||
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vayaṃ tvaccharaṇā bhūtvā sadā gā iva niścalāḥ |
sthitvā carāmo niśśaṃkamājāvapi hi bhārgava || 19 ||
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rakṣarakṣābhito vipra pravrajya śaraṇāgatān |
asurāñchatrubhirvīrairarditāṃśca mṛtānapi || 20 ||
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prathamairbhīmavikrāṃtaiḥ krāṃtānmṛtyupramāthibhiḥ |
sūditānpatitānpaśya huṃḍādīnmadgaṇānvarān || 21 ||
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yaḥ pītvā kaṇadhūmaṃ vai sahasraṃ śaradāṃ purā |
tvayā prāptā varā vidyā tasyāḥ kāloyamāgataḥ || 22 ||
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adya vidyāphalaṃ tatte sarve paśyaṃtu bhārgava |
pramathā asurānsarvān kṛpayā jīvayiṣyataḥ || 23 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
itthamandhakavākyaṃ sa śrutvā dhīro hi bhārgavaḥ |
tadā vicārayāmāsa dūyamānena cetasā || 24 ||
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kiṃ kartavyaṃ mayādyāpi kṣemaṃ me syātkathaṃ tviti |
sannipātavidhirjīvaḥ sarvathānucito mama || 25 ||
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vidheyaṃ śaṃkarātprāptā tadguṇān prati yojaye |
tadraṇe marditānvīraḥ pramathaiśśaṃkarānugaiḥ || 26 ||
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śaraṇāgatadharmotha pravarassarvato hṛdā |
vicārya śukreṇa dhiyā tadvāṇī svīkṛtā tadā || 27 ||
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kiṃcitsmitaṃ tadā kṛtvā so'bravīddānavādhipam |
bhārgavaśśivapādābjaṃ sappā svasthena cetasā || 28 ||
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śukra uvāca |
yattvayā bhāṣitaṃ tāta tatsarvaṃ tathyameva hi |
etadvidyopārjanaṃ hi dānavārthaṃ kṛtaṃ mayā || 29 ||
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dussahaṃ kaṇadhūmaṃ vai pītvā varṣasahasrakam |
vidyeyamīśvarātprāptā baṃdhūnāṃ sukhadā sadā || 30 ||
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pramathairmathitāndaityānraṇehaṃ vidyayānayā |
utthāpayiṣye mlānāni śasyāni jalabhugyathā || 31 ||
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nirvraṇānnīrujaḥ svasthānsuptveva puna rutthitān |
muhūrtesmiṃśca draṣṭāsi daityāṃstānutthitānnijān || 32 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityuktvā sodhakaṃ śukro vidyāmāvartayatka viḥ |
ekaikaṃ daityamuddiśya smṛtvā vidyeśamādarāt || 33 ||
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vidyāvartanamātreṇa te sarve daityadānavāḥ |
uttasthuryugapadvīrāssuptā iva dhṛtāyudhāḥ || 34 ||
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sadābhyastā yathā vedāssamare vā yathāmbudā |
śradayārthāstathā dattā brāhmaṇebhyo yathāpadi || 35 ||
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ujjīvitāṃstu tāndṛṣṭvā huṃḍādīṃśca mahāsurān |
vinedurasurāḥ sarve jalapūrṇā ivāṃbudāḥ || 36 ||
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raṇodyatāḥ punaścāsangarjaṃto vikaṭānravān |
pramathaissaha nirbhītā mahābalaparākramāḥ || 37 ||
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śukreṇojjīvitāndṛṣṭvā pramathā daityadānavān |
visiṣmire tatassarve naṃdyādyā yuddhadurmadāḥ || 38 ||
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vijñāpyamevaṃ karmaitaddeveśe śaṃkare'khilam |
vicārya buddhimaṃtaśca hyevaṃ te'nyonyamabruvan || 39 ||
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āścaryarūpe pramatheśvarāṇāṃ tasmiṃstathā vartati yuddhayajñe |
amarṣito bhārgavakarma dṛṣṭvā śilādaputro'bhyagamanmaheśam || 40 ||
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jayeti coktvā jayayonimugramuvāca naṃdī kanakāvadātam |
gaṇeśvarāṇāṃ raṇakarma deva devaiśca sendrairapi duṣkaraṃ sat || 41 ||
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tadbhārgaveṇādya kṛtaṃ vṛthā nassaṃjīvatāṃstānhi mṛtānvipakṣān |
āvartya vidyāṃ mṛtajīvadātrīmekekamuddiśya sahelamīśa || 42 ||
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tuhuṃḍahuṃḍādikakuṃbhajaṃbhavipā kapākādimahāsurendrāḥ |
yamālayādadya punarnivṛttā vidrāvayaṃtaḥ pramathāṃścaraṃti || 43 ||
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yadi hyasau daityavarānnirastānsaṃjīvayedatra punaḥ punastān |
jayaḥ kuto no bhavitā maheśa gaṇeśvarāṇāṃ kuta eva śāṃtiḥ || 44 ||
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|| sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityevamuktaḥ pramatheśvareṇa sa naṃdinā vai pramatheśvareśaḥ |
uvāca devaḥ prahasaṃstadānīṃ taṃ naṃdinaṃ sarvagaṇeśarājam || 45 ||
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śiva uvāca |
nandinprayāhi tvarito'ti mātraṃ dvijendravaryaṃ ditinandanānām |
madhyātsamuddhṛtya tathā nayāśu śyeno yathā lāvakamaṃḍajātam || 46 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
sa evamukto vṛṣabhadhvajena nanāda naṃdī vṛṣasiṃhanādaḥ |
jagāma tūrṇaṃ ca vigāhya senāṃ yatrābhavadbhārgavavaṃśadīpaḥ || 47 ||
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taṃ rakṣyamāṇaṃ ditijaissamastaiḥ pāśāsivṛkṣopalaśailahastaiḥ |
vikṣobhya daityānbalavāñjahāra kāvyaṃ sa nandī śarabho yathebham || 48 ||
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srastāṃbaraṃ vicyutabhūṣaṇaṃ ca vimuktakeśaṃ balinā gṛhītam |
vimocayiṣyaṃta ivānujagmuḥ surārayassiṃharavāṃstyajaṃtaḥ || 49 ||
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daṃbholi śūlāsiparaśvadhānāmuddaṃḍacakropalakaṃpanānām |
naṃdīśvarasyopari dānavendrā varṣaṃ vavarṣurjaladā ivogram || 50 ||
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taṃ bhārgavaṃ prāpya gaṇādhirājo mukhāgninā śastraśatāni dagdhvā |
āyātpravṛddhe'suradevayuddhe bhavasya pārśve vyathitāripakṣaḥ || 51 ||
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ayaṃ sa śukro bhagavannitīdaṃ nivedayāmāsa bhavāya śīghram |
jagrāha śukraṃ sa ca devadevo yathopahāraṃ śucinā pradattam || 52 ||
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na kiṃciduktvā sa hi bhūtagoptā cikṣepa vaktre phalavatkavīndram |
hāhāravastairasuraissamastairuccairvimukto hahaheti bhūri || 53 ||
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iti śrīśiva mahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ pañcame yuddhakhaṃḍe aṃdhakayuddhe śukranigīrṇanavarṇanaṃ nāma saptacatvāriṃśo'dhyāyaḥ || 47 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 47

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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