Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 2.5 Chapter 53 (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 |
atha bāṇāsuraḥ kruddhastatra gatvā dadarśa tam |
divyalīlāttavapuṣaṃ prathame vayasi sthitam || 1 ||
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taṃ dṛṣṭvā vismitaṃ vākyaṃ kiṃ kāraṇamathābravīt |
bāṇaḥ krodha parītātmā yudhi śauṃḍo hasanniva || 2 ||
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aho manuṣyo rūpāḍhyassāhasī dhairyavāniti |
koyamāgatakālaśca duṣṭabhāgyo vimūḍhadhīḥ || 3 ||
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yena me kulacāritraṃ dūṣitaṃ duhitā hitā |
taṃ mārayadhvaṃ kupitāśśīghraṃ śastraissudāruṇaiḥ || 4 ||
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durācāraṃ ca taṃ baddhvā ghore kārā gṛhe tataḥ |
rakṣadhvaṃ vikaṭe vīrā bahukālaṃ viśeṣataḥ || 5 ||
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na jāne koyamabhayaḥ ko vā ghoraparākramaḥ |
vicāryeti mahābuddhissaṃ digdho'bhūccharāsuraḥ || 6 ||
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tato daityena sainyaṃ tu daśasāhasrakaṃ śanaiḥ |
vadhāya tasya vīrasya vyādiṣṭaṃ pāpabuddhinā || 7 ||
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tadādiṣṭāstu te vīrāḥ sarvatontaḥpuraṃ drutam |
chādayāmāsuratyugrāśchiṃdi bhiṃdīti vādinaḥ || 8 ||
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śatrusainyaṃ tato dṛṣṭvā garjamānaḥ sa yādavaḥ |
aṃtaḥpuraṃ dvāragataṃ parighaṃ gṛhya cātulam || 9 ||
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niṣkrāṃto bhavanāttasmādvajrahasta ivāṃtakaḥ |
tena tānkiṃkarān hatvā punaścāṃtaḥpuraṃ yayau || 10 ||
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evaṃ daśasahasrāṇi sainyāni munisattama |
jaghāna roṣaraktākṣo varddhitaśśivatejasā || 11 ||
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lakṣe hate'tha yodhānāṃ tato bāṇāsuro ruṣā |
kubhāṃḍaṃ sa gṛhītvā tu yuddhe śauṃḍaṃ samāhvayat || 12 ||
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aniruddhaṃ mahābuddhiṃ dvandvayuddhe mahā have |
prādyumniṃ rakṣitaṃ śaivatejasā prajvalattanum || 13 ||
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tato daśasahasrāṇi turagāṇāṃ rathottamān |
yuddhaprāptena khaḍgena daityendrasya jaghāna saḥ || 14 ||
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tadvadhāya tataśśaktiṃ kālavaiśvānaropamām |
aniruddho gṛhītvā tāṃ tayā taṃ nijaghāna hi || 15 ||
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rathopasthe tato bāṇastena śaktyāhato dṛḍham |
sa sāśvastatkṣaṇaṃ vīrastatraivāṃtaradhīyata || 16 ||
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tasmiṃstvadarśanaṃ prāpte prādyumniraparājitam |
ālokya kakubhassarvāstasthau giririvācalaḥ || 17 ||
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adṛśyamānastu tadā kūṭayodhassa dānavaḥ |
nānāśastrasahasraistaṃ jaghāna hi punaḥ punaḥ || 18 ||
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chadmanāṃ nāgapāśaistaṃ babaṃdha sa mahābalaḥ |
baliputro mahāvīraśśivabhaktaśśarāsuraḥ || 19 ||
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taṃ baddhvā paṃjarāṃtaḥsthaṃ kṛtvā yuddhādupāramat |
uvāca bāṇaḥ saṃkuddhassūtaputraṃ mahābalam || 20 ||
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bāṇāsura uvāca |
sūtaputra śiraśchiṃdhi puruṣasyāsya vai laghu |
yena me dūṣitaṃ pūtaṃ balādduṣṭena satkulam || 21 ||
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chitvā tu sarvagātrāṇi rākṣasebhyaḥ prayaccha bhoḥ |
athāsya raktamāṃsāni kravyādā api bhuṃjatām || 22 ||
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agādhe tṛṇasaṃkīrṇe kūpe pātakinaṃ jahi |
kiṃ bahūktyā sūtaputra māraṇīyo hi sarvathā || 23 ||
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sanatku māra uvāca |
tasya tadvacanaṃ śrutvā dharmabuddhirniśācaraḥ |
kuṃbhāṃḍastvabravīdvākyaṃ bāṇaṃ sanmaṃtrisattamam || 24 ||
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kuṃbhāṃḍa uvāca |
naitatkartuṃ samucitaṃ karma deva vicāryatām |
asminhate hato hyātmā bhavediti matirmama || 25 ||
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ayaṃ tu dṛśyate deva tulyo viṣṇoḥ parākramaiḥ |
vardhitaścandra cūḍasya tvadduṣṭasya sutecasā || 26 ||
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atha candralalāṭasya sāhasena samatsvayam |
imāmavasthāṃ prāptosi pauruṣe saṃvyavasthitaḥ || 27 ||
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ayaṃ śivaprasādādvai kṛṣṇapautro mahābalaḥ |
asmāṃstṛṇopamān vetti daṣṭopi bhujagairbalāt || 28 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
etadvākyaṃ tu bāṇāya kathayitvā sa dānavaḥ |
aniruddhamuvācedaṃ rājanītividuttamaḥ || 29 ||
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kuṃbhāṃḍa uvāca |
kosi kasyāsi re vīra satyaṃ vada mamāgrataḥ |
kena vā tvamihānīto durācāra narādhama || 30 ||
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daityendraṃ stuhi vīraṃ tvaṃ namaskuru kṛtājaliḥ |
jitosmīti vaco dīnaṃ kathayitvā punaḥpunaḥ || 31 ||
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evaṃ kṛte tu mokṣassyādanyathā baṃdhanādi ca |
tacchrutvā vacanaṃ tasya prativākyamuvāca saḥ || 32 ||
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aniruddha uvāca |
daityā'dhamasakhe kararpiḍopajīvaka |
niśācara durācāra śatrudharmaṃ na vetsi bhoḥ || 33 ||
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dainyaṃ palāyanaṃ cātha śūrasya maraṇādhikam |
viruddhaṃ copaśalyaṃ ca bhavediti matirmama || 34 ||
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kṣatriyasya raṇe śreyo maraṇaṃ sanmukhe sadā |
na vīramānino bhūmau dīnasyeva kṛtāṃjaliḥ || 35 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityādi vīravākyāni bahūni sa jagāda tam |
tadākarṇya sabāṇo'sau vismito'bhūccukopa ca || 36 ||
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tadovāca nabhovāṇī bāṇasyāśvāsanāya hi |
śṛṇvatāṃ sarvavīrāṇāmaniruddhasya maṃtriṇaḥ || 37 ||
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vyomavāṇyuvāca |
bho bho bāṇa mahāvīra na krodhaṃ kartumarhasi |
baliputrosi sumate śivabhakta vicāryatām || 38 ||
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śivassarveśvarassākṣī karmaṇāṃ parameśvaraḥ |
tadadhīnamidaṃ sarvaṃ jagadvai sacarācaram || 39 ||
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sa eva kartā bhartā ca saṃhartā jagatāṃ sadā |
rajassattvatamodhārī vidhiviṣṇuharātmakaḥ || 40 ||
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sarvasyāṃtargataḥ svāmī prerakassarvataḥ paraḥ |
nirvikāryavyayo nityo māyādhīśopi nirguṇaḥ || 41 ||
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tasyecchayā'balo jñeyo balī bali varātmaja |
iti vijñāya manasi svastho bhava mahāmate || 42 ||
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garvāpahārī bhagavānnā nālīlāviśāradaḥ |
nāśayiṣyati te garvamidānīṃ bhaktavatsalaḥ || 43 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
ityābhāṣya nabhovāṇī virarāma mahāmune |
bāṇāsurastadvacanādaniruddhaṃ na jaghnivān || 44 ||
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kiṃ tu svāntaḥpuraṃ gatvā papau pānamanuttamam |
madvākyaṃ ca visasmāra vijahāra viruddhadhīḥ || 45 ||
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tatoniruddho baddhastu nāgabhogairviṣolbaṇaiḥ |
priyayā'tṛptacetāstu durgāṃ sasmāra tatkṣaṇāt || 46 ||
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aniruddha uvāca |
śaraṇye devi baddhosmi dahyamānastu pannagaiḥ |
āgaccha me kuru trāṇaṃ yaśode caṃḍaroṣiṇi || 47 ||
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śivabhakte mahādevi sṛṣṭisthityaṃtakāriṇī |
tvāṃ vinā rakṣako nānyastasmādrakṣa śive hi mām || 48 ||
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sanatkumāra uvāca |
tenetthaṃ toṣitā tatra kālī bhinnāṃjanaprabhā |
jyeṣṭhakṛṣṇacaturdaśyāṃ saṃprāptāsīnmahāniśi || 49 ||
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gurubhirmuṣṭinirghātairdārayāmāsa paṃjaram |
śarāṃstānbhasmasātkṛtvā sarparūpānbhayānakān || 50 ||
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mocayitvā niruddhaṃ tu tataścāṃtaḥpuraṃ tataḥ |
praveśayitvā durgā tu tatraivādarśanaṃ gatā || 51 ||
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itthaṃ devyāḥ prasādāttu śivaśaktermunīśvara |
kṛcchramuktoniruddhobhūtsukhī caiva gatavyathaḥ || 52 ||
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atha labdhajayo bhūtvāniruddhaśśivaśaktitaḥ |
prādyumnirbāṇatanayāṃ priyāṃ prāpya mumoda ca || 53 ||
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pūrvaṃvadvijahārāsau tayā svapriyayā sukhī |
pītapānassuraktākṣassa bāṇasutayā tataḥ || 54 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe dvitīyāyāṃ rudrasaṃhitāyāṃ pañcame yuddhakhaṃḍe ūṣācaritre aniruddhoṣāvihāravarṇanaṃnāma tripaṃcāśattamo 'dhyāya || 53 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 53

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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