Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 3 Chapter 30 (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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nandīśvara uvāca |
śṛṇu tvaṃ brahmaputrādyāvatāraṃ parameśituḥ |
avadhūteśvarāhvaṃ vai śakragarvāpahārakam || 1 ||
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śakraḥ purā hi saguruḥ sarvadevasamanvitaḥ |
darśanaṃ kartumīśasya kailāsamagamanmune || 2 ||
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atha gurvindrayorjñātvāgamanaṃ śaṃkarastayoḥ |
parīkṣituṃ ca tadbhāvaṃ svadarśanaratātmanoḥ || 3 ||
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avadhūtasvarūpo'bhūnnānālīlākaraḥ prabhuḥ |
digaṃbaro mahābhīmo jvaladagnisamaprabhaḥ || 4 ||
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so'vadhūtasvarūpo hi mārgamāruddhya sadgatiḥ |
laṃbamānapaṭaḥ śaṃbhuratiṣṭhacchobhitākṛtiḥ || 5 ||
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atha tau guruśakrau ca gacchantau śiva sannidhim |
adrāṣṭāṃpuruṣaṃ bhīmaṃ mārgamadhye'dbhutākṛtim || 6 ||
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atha śakro mune'pṛcchatsvādhikāreṇa durmadaḥ |
puruṣaṃ taṃ svamārgāntaḥ sthitamajñāya śaṃkaram || 7 ||
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śakra uvāca |
kastvaṃ digaṃbarākārāvadhūtaḥ kuta āgataḥ |
kinnāma tava vikhyātaṃ tattvato vada me'ciram || 8 ||
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svasthāne saṃsthitaḥ śaṃbhuḥ kimvānyatra gato'dhunā |
darśanārthaṃ hi tasyāhaṃ gacchāmi sagurussuraiḥ || 9 ||
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nandīśvara uvāca |
śakreṇetthaṃ sa pṛṣṭaśca kiṃcinnovāca pūruṣaḥ |
līlāgṛhītadehassa śaṅkaro madahā prabhuḥ || 10 ||
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śakraḥ punarapṛcchattaṃ novāca sa digaṃbaraḥ |
avijñātagatiśśambhurmahākautukakārakaḥ || 11 ||
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punaḥ purandaro'pṛcchttrailokyādhipatissvarāṭ |
tūṣṇīmāsa mahāyogī mahālīlākarassa vai || 12 ||
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itthaṃ punaḥ punaḥ pṛṣṭaḥ śakreṇa sa digambaraḥ |
novāca kiṃcidbhagavāñśakradarppajighāṃsayā || 13 ||
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atha cukrodha deveśastrailokyaiśvaryyagarvitaḥ |
uvāca vacanaṃ krodhāttaṃ nirbhartsya jaṭādharam || 14 ||
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indra uvāca |
pṛcchamāno'pi re mūḍha nottaraṃ dattavānasi |
atastvāṃ hanmi vajreṇa kaste trātāsti durmate || 15 ||
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ityudīryya tato vajrī saṃnirīkṣya krudhā hi tam |
hantundigambaraṃ vajramudyataṃ sa cakāra ha || 16 ||
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vajrahastaṃ ca taṃ dṛṣṭvā śakraṃ śīghraṃ sadāśivaḥ |
cakāra stambhanaṃ tasya vajrapātasya śaṃkaraḥ || 17 ||
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tataḥ sa puruṣaḥ kuddhaḥ karālākṣo bhayaṃkaraḥ |
drutameva prajajvāla tejasā pradahanniva || 18 ||
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bāhupratiṣṭambhabhuvā manyunāntaśśacīpatiḥ |
samadahyata bhogīva maṃtraruddhaparākramaḥ || 19 ||
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dṛṣṭvā vṛhaspatistvenamprajvalantaṃ svatejasā |
puruṣaṃ taṃ dhiyāmāsa praṇanāma haraṃ drutam || 20 ||
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kṛtāñjalipuṭo bhūtvā tato gururudāradhīḥ |
daṇḍavatkau punarnatvā prabhuṃ tuṣṭāva bhaktitaḥ || 21 ||
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gururuvāca |
devadeva mahādeva śaraṇāgatavatsala |
prasanno bhava gaurīśa sarveśvara namo'stu te || 22 ||
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māyayā mohitāssarve brahmaviṣṇvādayopi te |
tvāṃ na jānanti tattvena jānanti tvadanugrahāt || 23 ||
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nandīśvara uvāca |
bṛhaspatiriti stutvā sa tadā śaṃkaramprabhum |
pādayoḥ pātayāmāsa tasyeśasya purandaram || 24 ||
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tatastāta surācāryyaḥ kṛtāñjalirudāradhīḥ |
bṛhaspatiruvācedaṃ praśrayāvanataḥ sudhīḥ || 25 ||
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bṛhaspatiruvāca |
dīnanātha mahādeva praṇatantava pādayoḥ |
samuddhara ca māṃ tattvaṃ krodhaṃ na praṇayaṃ kuru || 26 ||
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tuṣṭo bhava mahādeva pāhīndraṃ śaraṇāgatam |
vahnireṣa samāyāti bhālanetrasamudbhavaḥ || 27 ||
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|| nandīśvara uvāca |
ityākarṇya gurorvākyamavadhūtākṛtiḥ prabhuḥ |
uvāca karuṇāsiṃdhurvihasansa sadūtikṛt || 28 ||
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avadhūta uvāca |
krodhācca nissṛtantejo dhārayāmi svanetrataḥ |
kathaṃ hi kaṃcukīṃ sarpassaṃdhatte cojjñitāṃ punaḥ || 29 ||
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nandīśvara uvāca |
iti śrutvā vacastasya śaṃkarasya bṛhaspatiḥ |
uvāca sāñjalirbhūyo bhayavyākulamānasaḥ || 30 ||
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|| bṛhaspatiruvāca |
he deva bhagavanbhaktā anukampyāḥ sadaiva hi |
bhaktavatsalanāmeti svaṃ satyaṃ kuru śaṃkara || 31 ||
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kṣeptumanyatra deveśa svatejo'tyugramarhasi |
uddhartā sarvabhaktānāṃ samuddhara purandaram || 32 ||
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nandīśvara uvāca |
ityukto guruṇā rudro bhaktavatsalanāmabhāk |
pratyuvāca prasannātmā surejyampraṇatārtihā || 33 ||
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rudra uvāca |
prītastehaṃ surācāryya dadāmi varamuttamam |
indrasya jīvadānena jīveti tvaṃ prathāmvraja || 34 ||
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samudbhūto'nalo yoyaṃ bhālanetrātsurā sahaḥ |
enantyakṣyāmyahaṃ dūre yathendraṃ naiva pīḍayet || 35 ||
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|| nandīśvara uvāca |
ityuktvā sa kare dhṛtvā svatejo'nalamadbhutam |
bhālanetrasamudbhūtaṃ prākṣipallavaṇāmbhasi || 36 ||
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atho śivasya tattejo bhālanetrasamudbhavam |
kṣiptaṃ ca lavaṇāmbhodhau sadyo bālo babhūva ha || 37 ||
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sa jalandharanāmābhūtsindhuputro'sureśvaraḥ |
taṃ jaghāna maheśāno devaprārthanayā prabhuḥ || 38 ||
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itthaṃ kṛtvā sucaritaṃ śaṃkaro lokaśaṃkaraḥ |
avadhūtasvarūpeṇa tataścāntarhito'bhavat || 39 ||
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babhūvuḥ sakalā devāḥ sukhinaścātinirbhayāḥ |
guruśakrau bhayānmuktau jagmatuḥ sukhamuttamam || 40 ||
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yadarthe gamanodyuktau darśanaṃ prāpya tasya tau |
kṛtārthau guruśakrau hi svasthānaṃ jagmaturmudā || 41 ||
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avadhūteśvarāhvo'vatāraste kathito mayā |
parameśasya paramānandadaḥ khaladaṇḍadaḥ || 42 ||
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idamākhyānamanaghaṃ yaśasyaṃ svargyameva ca |
bhuktimuktipradaṃ divyaṃ sarvakāmaphalapradam || 43 ||
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ya idaṃ śṛṇuyānnityaṃ śrāvayedvā samāhitaḥ |
iha sarvasukhaṃ bhuktvā sonte śivagatiṃ labhet || 44 ||
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iti śrīśivamahāpurāṇe tṛtīyāyāṃ śatarudrasaṃhitāyāṃ nandī śvarasanatkumārasaṃvāde avadhūteśvaraśivāvatāracaritravarṇanaṃ nāma triṃśo'dhyāyaḥ || 30 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 30

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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