Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 7.2 Chapter 29 (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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śrīkṛṣṇa uvāca |
bhagavaṃstvanmukhādeva śrutaṃ śrutisamaṃ mayā |
svāśritānāṃ śivaproktaṃ nityanaimittikaṃ tathā || 1 ||
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idānīṃ śrotumicchāmi śivadharmādhikāriṇām |
kāmyamapyasti cetkarma vaktumarhasi sāmpratam || 2 ||
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upamanyuruvāca |
astyaihikaphalaṃ kiñcidāmuṣmikaphalaṃ tathā |
aihikāmuṣmikañcāpi tacca pañcavidhaṃ punaḥ || 3 ||
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kiṃcitkriyāmayaṃ karma kiṃcitkarma tapo mayam |
japadhyānamayaṃ kiṃcitkiṃcitsarvamayaṃ tathā || 4 ||
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kriyāmayaṃ tathā bhinnaṃ homadānārcanakramāt |
sarvaśaktimatāmeva nānyeṣāṃ saphalaṃ bhavet || 5 ||
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śaktiścājñā madeśasya śivasya paramātmanaḥ |
tasmātkāmyāni karmāṇi kuryādājñādharodvijaḥ || 6 ||
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atha vakṣyāmi kāmyaṃ hi cehāmutra phalapradam |
śaivairmāheśvaraiścaiva kāryamaṃtarbahiḥ kramāt || 7 ||
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śivo maheśvaraśceti nātyaṃtamiha bhidyate |
yathā tathā na bhidyaṃte śaivā māheśvarā api || 8 ||
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śivāśritā hi te śaivā jñānayajñaratā narāḥ |
māheśvarāssamākhyātā karmayajñaratā bhuvi || 9 ||
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tasmādābhyantare kuryuḥ śaivā māheśvarā vahiḥ |
na tu prayogo bhidyeta vakṣyamāṇasya karmaṇaḥ || 10 ||
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parīkṣya bhūmiṃ vidhivadgaṃdhavarṇarasādibhiḥ |
manobhilaṣite tatra vitānavitatāṃbare || 11 ||
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supralipte mahīpṛṣṭhe darpaṇodarasaṃnibhe |
prācīmutpādayetpūrvaṃ śāstradṛṣṭena vartmanā || 12 ||
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ekahastaṃ dvihastaṃ vā maṇḍalaṃ parikalpayet |
ālikhedvimalaṃ padmamaṣṭapatraṃ sakarṇikam || 13 ||
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ratnahemādibhiścūrṇairyathāsaṃbhavasaṃbhṛtaiḥ |
pañcāvaraṇasaṃyuktaṃ bahuśobhāsamanvitam || 14 ||
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daleṣu siddhayaḥ kalpyāḥ kesareṣu saśaktikāḥ |
rudrā vāmādayastvaṣṭau pūrvādidalataḥ kramāt || 15 ||
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karṇikāyāṃ ca vairāgyaṃ bījeṣu nava śaktayaḥ |
skande śivātmako dharmo nāle jñānaṃ śivāśrayam || 16 ||
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karṇikopari cāgneyaṃ maṃḍalaṃ sauramaindavam |
śivavidyātmatattvākhyaṃ tattvatrayamataḥ param || 17 ||
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sarvāsanopari sukhaṃ vicitrakusumānvitam |
pañcāvaraṇasaṃyuktaṃ pūjayedaṃbayā saha || 18 ||
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śuddhasphaṭikasaṃkāśaṃ prasannaṃ śītaladyutim |
vidyudvalayasaṃkāśajaṭāmukuṭabhūṣitam || 19 ||
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śārdūlacarmavasanaṃ kiñcitsmitamukhāṃbujam |
raktapadmadalaprakhyapādapāṇitalādharam || 20 ||
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sarvalakṣaṇasaṃpannaṃ sarvābharaṇabhūṣitam |
divyāyudhavarairyuktaṃ divyagaṃdhānulepanam || 21 ||
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pañcavaktraṃ daśabhujaṃ candrakhaṇḍaśikhāmaṇim |
asya pūrvamukhaṃ saumyaṃ bālārkasadṛśaprabham || 22 ||
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trilocanāraviṃdāḍhyaṃ kṛtabāleṃduśekharam |
dakṣiṇaṃ nīlajīmūtasamānaruciraprabham || 23 ||
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bhrukuṭīkuṭilaṃ ghoraṃ raktavṛttekṣaṇatrayam |
daṃṣṭrākarālaṃ durdharṣaṃ sphuritādharapallavam || 24 ||
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uttaraṃ vidrumaprakhyaṃ nīlālakavibhūṣitam |
savilāsaṃ trinayanaṃ candrābharaṇaśekharam || 25 ||
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paścimaṃ pūrṇacandrābhaṃ locanatritayojjvalam |
candrarekhādharaṃ saumyaṃ maṃdasmitamanoharam || 26 ||
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pañcamaṃ sphaṭikaprakhyamiṃdurekhāsamujjvalam |
atīva saumyamutphullalocanatritayojjvalam || 27 ||
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dakṣiṇe śūlaparaśuvajrakhaḍgānalojjvalam |
savye ca nāganārācaghaṇṭāpāśāṃkuśojjvalam || 28 ||
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nivṛttyājānusaṃbaddhamānābheśca pratiṣṭhayā |
ākaṃṭhaṃ vidyayā tadvadālalāṭaṃ tu śāṃtayā || 29 ||
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tadūrdhvaṃ śāṃtyatītākhyakalayā parayā tathā |
pañcādhvavyāpinaṃ sākṣātkalāpañcakavigraham || 30 ||
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īśānamukuṭaṃ devaṃ puruṣākhyaṃ purātanam |
aghorahṛdayaṃ tadvadvāmaguhyaṃ maheśvaram || 31 ||
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sadyapādaṃ ca tanmūrtimaṣṭatriṃśatkalāmayam |
mātṛkāmayamīśānaṃ pañcabrahmamayaṃ tathā || 32 ||
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oṃkārākhyamayaṃ caiva haṃsaśaktyā samanvitam |
tathecchātmikayā śaktyā samārūḍhāṃkamaṃḍalam || 33 ||
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jñānākhyayā dakṣiṇato vāmataśca kriyākhyayā |
tattvatrayamayaṃ sākṣādvidyāmūrtiṃ sadāśivam || 34 ||
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mūrtimūlena saṃkalpya sakalīkṛtya ca kramāt |
saṃpūjya ca yathānyāyamarghāntaṃ mūlavidyayā || 35 ||
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mūrtimantaṃ śivaṃ sākṣācchaktyā paramayā saha |
tatrāvāhya mahādevaṃ sadasadvyaktivarjitam || 36 ||
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pañcopakaraṇaṃ kṛtvā pūjayetparameśvaram |
brahmabhiśca ṣaḍaṅgaiśca tato mātṛkayā saha || 37 ||
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praṇavena śivenaiva śaktiyuktena ca kramāt |
śāṃtena vā tathānyaiśca vedamantraiśca kṛtsnaśaḥ || 38 ||
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pūjayetparamaṃ devaṃ kevalena śivena vā |
pādyādimukhavāsāṃtaṃ kṛtvā prasthāpanaṃ vinā || 39 ||
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pañcāvaraṇapūjāṃ tu hyārabheta yathākramam || 40 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Chapter 29

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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