Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 7.1 Chapter 7 (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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munaya ūcuḥ |
kālādutpadyate sarvaṃ kāladeva vipadyate |
na kālanirapekṣaṃ hi kvacitkiṃcana vidyate || 1 ||
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yadāsyāṃtargataṃ viśvaṃ śaśvatsaṃsāramaṇḍalam |
sargasaṃhṛtimudrābhyāṃ cakravatparivartate || 2 ||
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brahmā hariśca rudraśca tathānye ca surāsurāḥ |
yatkṛtāṃ niyatiṃ prāpya prabhavo nātivartitum || 3 ||
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bhūtabhavyabhaviṣyādyairvibhajya jarayan prajāḥ |
atiprabhuriti svairaṃ vartate 'tibhayaṃkaraḥ || 4 ||
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ka eṣa bhagavān kālaḥ kasya vā vaśavartyayam |
ka evāsya vaśe na syātkathayaitadvicakṣaṇa || 5 ||
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vāyuruvāca |
kālakāṣṭhānimeṣādikalākalitavigraham |
kālātmeti samākhyātaṃ tejo māheśvaraṃ param || 6 ||
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yadalaṃghyamaśeṣasya sthāvarasya carasya ca |
niyogarūpamīśasya balaṃ viśvaniyāmakam || 7 ||
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tasyāṃśāṃśamayī muktiḥ kālātmani mahātmani |
tato niṣkramya saṃkrāṃtā visṛṣṭāgrerivāyasī || 8 ||
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tasmātkālavaśe viśvaṃ na sa viśvavaśe sthitaḥ |
śivasya tu vaśe kālo na kālasya vaśe śivaḥ || 9 ||
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yato 'pratihataṃ śārvaṃ tejaḥ kāle pratiṣṭhitam |
mahatī tena kālasya maryādā hi duratyayā || 10 ||
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kālaṃ prajñāviśeṣeṇa ko 'tivartitumarhati |
kālena tu kṛtaṃ karma na kaścidativartate || 11 ||
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ekacchatrāṃ mahīṃ kṛtsnāṃ ye parākramya śāsati |
te 'pi naivātivartaṃte kālavelāmivābdhayaḥ || 12 ||
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ye nigṛhyeṃdriyagrāmaṃ jayaṃti sakalaṃ jagat |
na jayaṃtyapi te kālaṃ kālo jayati tānapi || 13 ||
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āyurvedavido vaidyāstvanuṣṭhitarasāyanāḥ |
na mṛtyumativartaṃte kālo hi duratikramaḥ || 14 ||
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śriyā rūpeṇa śīlena balena ca kulena ca |
anyacciṃtayate jaṃtuḥ kālo 'nyatkurute balāt || 15 ||
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apriyaiśca priyaiścaiva hyaciṃtitagamāgamaiḥ |
saṃyojayati bhūtāni viyojayati ceśvaraḥ || 16 ||
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yadaiva duḥkhitaḥ kaścittadaiva sukhitaḥ paraḥ |
durvijñeyasvabhāvasya kālāsyāho vicitratā || 17 ||
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yo yuvā sa bhavedvṛddho yo balīyānsa durbalaḥ |
yaḥ śrīmānso 'pi niḥśrīkaḥ kālaścitragatirdvijā || 18 ||
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nābhijātyaṃ na vai śīlaṃ na balaṃ na ca naipuṇam |
bhavetkāryāya paryāptaṃ kālaśca hyanirodhakaḥ || 19 ||
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ye sanāthāśca dātāro gītavādyairupasthitāḥ |
ye cānāthāḥ parānnādāḥ kālasteṣu samakriyaḥ || 20 ||
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phalaṃtyakāle na rasāyanāni samyakprayuktānyapi cauṣadhāni |
tānyeva kālena samāhṛtāni siddhiṃ prayāṃtyāśu sukhaṃ diśaṃti || 21 ||
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nākālato 'yaṃ mriyate jāyate vā nākālataḥ puṣṭimagryāmupaiti |
nākālataḥ sukhitaṃ duḥkhitaṃ vā nākālikaṃ vastu samasti kiṃcit || 22 ||
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kālena śītaḥ prativāti vātaḥkālena vṛṣṭirjaladānupaiti |
kālena coṣmā praśamaṃ prayāti kālena sarvaṃ saphalatvameti || 23 ||
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kālaśca sarvasya bhavasya hetuḥ kālena sasyāni bhavaṃti nityam |
kālena sasyāni layaṃ prayāṃti kālena saṃjīvati jīvalokaḥ || 24 ||
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itthaṃ kālātmanastattvaṃ yo vijānāti tattvataḥ |
kālātmānamatikramya kālātītaṃ sa paśyati || 25 ||
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na yasya kālo na ca baṃdhamuktī na yaḥ pumānna prakṛtirna viśvam |
vicitrarūpāya śivāya tasmai namaḥparasmai parameśvarāya || 26 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 7

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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