Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 7.2 Chapter 9 (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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kṛṣṇa uvāca |
yugāvarteṣu sarveṣu yogācāryacchalena tu |
avatārānhi śarvasya śiṣyāṃśca bhagavanvada || 1 ||
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upamanyuruvāca |
śvetaḥ sutāro madanaḥ suhotraḥ kaṅka eva ca |
laugākṣiśca mahāmāyo jaigīṣavyastathaiva ca || 2 ||
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dadhivāhaśca ṛṣabho munirugro 'trireva ca |
supālako gautamaśca tathā vedaśirā muniḥ || 3 ||
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gokarṇaśca guhāvāsī śikhaṇḍī cāparaḥ smṛtaḥ |
jaṭāmālī cāṭṭahāso dāruko lāṃgulī tathā || 4 ||
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mahākālaśca śūlī ca ḍaṃḍī muṇḍīśa eva ca |
saviṣṇussomaśarmā ca lakulīśvara eva ca || 5 ||
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ete vārāha kalpe 'sminsaptamasyāṃtaro manoḥ |
aṣṭāviṃśatisaṃkhyātā yogācāryā yugakramāt || 6 ||
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śiṣyāḥ pratyekameteṣāṃ catvāraśśāṃtacetasaḥ |
śvetādayaśca ruṣyāṃtāṃstānbravīmi yathākramam || 7 ||
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śvetaśśvetaśikhaścaiva śvetāśvaḥ śvetalohitaḥ |
dundubhiśśatarūpaśca ṛcīkaḥ ketumāṃstathā || 8 ||
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vikośaśca vikeśaśca vipāśaḥ pāśanāśanaḥ |
sumukho durmukhaścaiva durgamo duratikramaḥ || 9 ||
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sanatkumārassanakaḥ sanaṃdaśca sanātanaḥ |
sudhāmā virajāścaiva śaṃkhaścāṃḍaja eva ca || 10 ||
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sārasvataśca meghaśca meghavāhassuvāhakaḥ |
kapilaścāsuriḥ pañcaśikho bāṣkala eva ca || 11 ||
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parāśarāśca gargaśca bhārgavaścāṃgirāstathā |
balabandhurnirāmitrāḥ ketuśṛṃgastapodhanaḥ || 12 ||
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laṃbodaraśca laṃbaśca lambātmā laṃbakeśakaḥ |
sarvajñassamabuddhiśca sādhyasiddhistathaiva ca || 13 ||
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sudhāmā kaśyapaścaiva vasiṣṭho virajāstathā |
atrirugro guruśreṣṭhaḥ śravanotha śraviṣṭakaḥ || 14 ||
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kuṇiśca kuṇibāhuśca kuśarīraḥ kunetrakaḥ |
kāśyapo hyuśanāścaiva cyavanaśca bṛhaspatiḥ || 15 ||
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utathyo vāmadevaśca mahākālo mahā 'nilaḥ |
vācaḥśravāḥ suvīraśca śyāvakaśca yatīśvaraḥ || 16 ||
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hiraṇyanābhaḥ kauśalyo lokākṣiḥ kuthumistathā |
sumanturjaiminiścaiva kubandhaḥ kuśakandharaḥ || 17 ||
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plakṣo dārbhāyaṇiścaiva ketumāngautamastathā |
bhallavī madhupiṃgaśca śvetaketustathaiva ca || 18 ||
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uśijo bṛhadaśvaśca devalaḥ kavireva ca |
śālihotraḥ suveṣaśca yuvanāśvaḥ śaradvasuḥ || 19 ||
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akṣapādaḥ kaṇādaśca ulūko vatsa eva ca |
kulikaścaiva gargaśca mitrako ruṣya eva ca || 20 ||
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ete śiṣyā maheśasya yogācāryasvarūpiṇaḥ |
saṃkhyā ca śatameteṣāṃ saha dvādaśasaṃkhyayā || 21 ||
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sarve pāśupatāḥ siddhā bhasmoddhūlitavigrahāḥ |
sarvaśāstrārthatattvajñā vedavedāṃgapāragāḥ || 22 ||
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śivāśramaratāssarve śivajñānaparāyaṇāḥ |
sarve saṃgavinirmuktāḥ śivaikāsaktacetasaḥ || 23 ||
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sarvadvaṃdvasahā dhīrāḥ sarvabhūtahite ratāḥ |
ṛjavo mṛdavaḥ svasthā jitakrodhā jiteṃdriyāḥ || 24 ||
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rudrākṣamālābharaṇāstripuṃḍrāṃkitamastakāḥ |
śikhājaṭāssarvajaṭā ajaṭā muṃḍaśīrṣakāḥ || 25 ||
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phalamūlāśanaprāyāḥ prāṇāyāmaparāyaṇāḥ |
śivābhimānasaṃpannāḥ śivadhyānaikatatparāḥ || 26 ||
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samunmathitasaṃsāraviṣavṛkṣāṃkurodgamāḥ |
prayātumeva sannaddhāḥ paraṃ śivapuraṃ prati || 27 ||
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sadeśikānimānmatvā nityaṃ yaśśivamarcayet |
sa yāti śivasāyujyaṃ nātra kāryā vicāraṇā || 28 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 9

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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