Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana Book 7.2 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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tatrādau śivayoḥ pārśve dakṣiṇe vāmataḥ kramāt |
gaṃdhādyairarcayetpūrvaṃ devau heraṃbaṣaṇmukhau || 1 ||
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tato brahmāṇi parita īśānādi yathākramam |
saśaktikāni sadyāṃtaṃ prathamāvaraṇe yajet || 2 ||
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ṣaḍaṃgānyapi tatraiva hṛdayādīnyanukramāt |
śivasya ca śivāyāśca vāhneyādi samarcayet || 3 ||
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tatra vāmādikānrudrānaṣṭau vāmādiśaktibhiḥ |
arcayedvā na vā paścātpūrvādiparitaḥ kramāt || 4 ||
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prathamāvaraṇaṃ proktaṃ mayā te yadunaṃdana |
dvitīyāvaraṇaṃ prītyā procyate śraddhayā śṛṇu || 5 ||
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anaṃtaṃ pūrvādikpatre tacchaktiṃ tasya vāmataḥ |
sūkṣmaṃ dakṣiṇadikpatre saha śaktyā samarcayet || 6 ||
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tataḥ paścimadikpatre saha śaktyā śivottamam |
tathaivottaradikpatre caikanetraṃ samarcayet || 7 ||
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ekarudraṃ ca tacchaktiṃ paścādīśadale 'rcayet |
trimūrtiṃ tasya śaktiṃ ca pūjayedagnidigdale || 8 ||
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śrīkaṇṭhaṃ nairṛte patre tacchaktiṃ tasya vāmataḥ |
tathaiva mārute patre śikhaṃḍīśaṃ samarcayet || 9 ||
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dvitīyāvaraṇe cejyāssarvartaścakravartinaḥ |
tṛtīyāvaraṇe pūjyāḥ śaktibhiścāṣṭamūrtayaḥ || 10 ||
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aṣṭasu kramaśo dikṣu pūrvādiparitaḥ kramāt |
bhavaḥ śarvastatheśāno rudraḥ paśupatistataḥ || 11 ||
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ugro bhīmo mahādeva ityaṣṭau mūrtayaḥ kramāt |
anaṃtaraṃ tataścaiva mahādevādayaḥ kramāt || 12 ||
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śaktibhissaha saṃpūjyāstatraikādaśamūrtayaḥ |
mahādevaḥ śivo rudraḥ śaṃkaro nīlalohitaḥ || 12 ||
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īśāno vijayo bhīmo devadevo bhavodbhavaḥ |
kapardīśaśca kathyaṃte tathaikādaśaśaktayaḥ || 13 ||
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tatrāṣṭau prathamaṃ pūjyāḥ vāhneyādi yathākramam |
devadevaḥ pūrvapatre īśānaṃ cāgnigocare || 14 ||
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bhavodbhavastayormadhye kapālīśastataḥ param |
tasminnāvaraṇe bhūyo vṛṣendraṃ purato yajet || 15 ||
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naṃdinaṃ dakṣiṇe tasya mahākālaṃ tathottare |
śāstāraṃ vahnidikpatre mātḥrdakṣiṇadigdale || 16 ||
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gajāsyaṃ nairṛte patre ṣaṇmukhaṃ vāruṇe punaḥ |
jyeṣṭhāṃ vāyudale gaurīmuttare caṃḍamaiśvare || 17 ||
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śāstṛnandīśayormadhye munīndraṃ vṛṣabhaṃ yajet |
mahākālasyottarataḥ piṃgalaṃ tu samarcayet || 18 ||
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śāstṛmātṛsamūhasya madhye bhṛṃgīśvaraṃ tataḥ |
mātṛvighneśamadhye tu vīrabhadraṃ samarcayet || 19 ||
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skandavighneśayormadhye yajeddevīṃ sarasvatīm |
jyeṣṭhākumārayormadhye śriyaṃ śivapadārcitām || 20 ||
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jyeṣṭhāgaṇāmbayormadhye mahāmoṭīṃ samarcayet |
gaṇāmbācaṇḍayormadhye devīṃ durgāṃ prapūjayet || 21 ||
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atraivāvaraṇe bhūyaḥ śivānucarasaṃhatim |
rudraprathamabhūtākhyāṃ vividhāṃ ca saśaktikām || 22 ||
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śivāyāśca sakhīvargaṃ japeddhyātvā samāhitaḥ |
evaṃ tṛtīyāvaraṇe vitate pūjite sati || 23 ||
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caturthāvaraṇaṃ dhyātvā bahistasya samarcayet |
bhānuḥ pūrvadale pūjyo dakṣiṇe caturānanaḥ || 24 ||
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rudro varuṇadikpatre viṣṇuruttaradigdale |
caturṇāmapi devānāṃ pṛthagāvaraṇānyatha || 25 ||
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tasyāṃgāni ṣaḍevādau dīptādyābhiśca śaktibhiḥ |
dīptā sūkṣmā jayā bhadrā vibhūtirvimalā kramāt || 26 ||
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amoghā vidyutā caiva pūrvādi paritaḥ sthitāḥ |
dvitīyāvaraṇe pūjyāścatasro mūrtayaḥ kramāt || 27 ||
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pūrvādyuttaraparyaṃtāḥ śaktayaśca tataḥ param |
ādityo bhāskaro bhānū raviścetyanupūrvaśaḥ || 28 ||
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arko brahmā tathā rudro viṣṇuścaite vivasvataḥ |
vistārā pūrvadigbhāge sutarāṃ dakṣiṇe sthitāḥ || 29 ||
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bodhanī paścime bhāge āpyāyinyuttare punaḥ |
uṣāṃ prabhāṃ tathā prājñāṃ sandhyāmapi tataḥ param || 30 ||
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aiśānādiṣu vinyasya dvitīyāvaraṇe yajet |
somamaṃgārakaṃ caiva budhaṃ buddhimatāṃ varam || 31 ||
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bṛhaspatiṃ bṛhadbuddhiṃ bhārgavaṃ tejasāṃ nidhim |
śanaiścaraṃ tathā rāhuṃ ketuṃ dhūmraṃ bhayaṃkaram || 32 ||
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samaṃtato yajedetāṃstṛtīyāvaraṇe kramāt |
athavā dvādaśādityā dvitīyāvaraṇe yajet || 33 ||
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tṛtīyāvaraṇe caiva rāśīndvādaśa pūjayet |
saptasapta gaṇāṃścaiva bahistasya samaṃtataḥ || 34 ||
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ṛṣīndevāṃśca gaṃdharvānpannagānapsarogaṇān |
grāmaṇyaśca tathā yakṣānyātudhānāṃstathā hayān || 35 ||
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saptacchaṃdomayāṃścaiva vālakhilyāṃśca pūjayet |
evaṃ tṛtīyāvaraṇe samabhyarcya divākaram || 36 ||
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brahmāṇamarcayetpaścāttribhirāvaraṇaiḥ sahaḥ |
hiraṇyagarbhaṃ pūrvasyāṃ virājaṃ dakṣiṇe tataḥ || 37 ||
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kālaṃ paścimadigbhāge puruṣaṃ cottare yajet |
hiraṇyagarbhaḥ prathamo brahmā kamalasannibhaḥ || 38 ||
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kālo jātyaṃjanaprakhyaḥ puruṣaḥ sphaṭikopamaḥ |
triguṇo rājasaścaiva tāmasaḥ sāttvikastathā || 39 ||
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catvāra ete kramaśaḥ prathamāvaraṇe sthitāḥ |
dvitīyāvaraṇe pūjyāḥ pūrvādiparitaḥ kramāt || 40 ||
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sanatkumāraḥ sanakaḥ sanaṃdaśca sanātanaḥ |
tṛtīyāvaraṇe paścādarcayecca prajāpatīn || 41 ||
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aṣṭau pūrvāṃśca pūrvādau trīnprākpaścādanukramāt |
dakṣo rucirbhṛguścaiva marīciśca tathāṃgirāḥ || 42 ||
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pulastyaḥ pulahaścaiva kraturatriśca kaśyapaḥ |
vasiṣṭhaśceti vikhyātāḥ prajānāṃ patayastvime || 43 ||
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teṣāṃ bhāryāśca taissārdhaṃ pūjanīyā yathākramam |
prasūtiśca tathākūtiḥ khyātiḥ sambhūtireva ca || 44 ||
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dhṛtiḥ smṛtiḥ kṣamā caiva sannatiścānasūyakā |
devamātārundhatī ca sarvāḥ khalu pativratāḥ || 45 ||
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śivārcanarato nityaṃ śrīmatyaḥ priyadarśanāḥ |
prathamāvaraṇe vedāṃścaturo vā prapūjayet || 46 ||
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itihāsapurāṇāni dvitīyāvaraṇe punaḥ |
tṛtīyāvaraṇe paścāddharmaśāstrapurassarāḥ || 47 ||
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vaidikyo nikhilā vidyāḥ pūjyā eva samaṃtataḥ |
pūrvādipurato vedāstadanye tu yathāruci || 48 ||
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aṣṭadhā vā caturdhā vā kṛtvā pūjāṃ samaṃtataḥ |
evaṃ brahmāṇamabhyarcya tribhirāvaraṇairyutam || 49 ||
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dakṣiṇe paścime paścādrudraṃ sāvaraṇaṃ yajet |
tasya brahmaṣaḍaṃgāni prathamāvaraṇaṃ smṛtam || 50 ||
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dvitīyāvaraṇe caiva vidyeśvaramayaṃ tathā |
tṛtīyāvaraṇe bhedo vidyate sa tu kathyate || 51 ||
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catasro mūrtayastasya pūjyāḥ pūrvāditaḥ kramāt |
triguṇāssakalo devaḥ purastācchivasaṃjñakaḥ || 52 ||
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rājaso dakṣiṇe brahmā sṛṣṭikṛtpūjyate bhavaḥ |
tāmasaḥ paścime cāgniḥ pūjyassaṃhārako haraḥ || 53 ||
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sāttvikassukhakṛtsaumye viṣṇurviśvapatirmṛḍaḥ |
evaṃ paścimadigbhāge śambhoḥ ṣaḍviṃśakaṃ śivam || 54 ||
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samabhyarcyottare pārśve tato vaikuṃṭhamarcayet |
vāsudevaṃ puraskṛtvā prathamāvaraṇe yajet || 55 ||
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aniruddhaṃ dakṣiṇataḥ pradyumnaṃ paścime tataḥ |
saumye saṃkarṣaṇaṃ paścādvyatyastau vā yajedimau || 56 ||
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prathamāvaraṇaṃ proktaṃ dvitīyāvaraṇaṃ śubham |
matsyaḥ kūrmo varāhaśca narasiṃhotha vāmanaḥ || 57 ||
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rāmaścānyatamaḥ kṛṣṇo bhavānaśvamukhopi ca |
tṛtīyāvaraṇe cakruḥ pūrvabhāge samarcayet || 58 ||
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nārāyaṇākhyāṃ yāmyestraṃ kvacidavyāhataṃ yajet |
paścime pāṃcajanyaṃ ca śārṅgaṃdhanurathottare || 59 ||
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evaṃ tryāvaraṇaiḥ sākṣādviśvākhyāṃ paramaṃ harim |
mahāviṣṇuṃ sadāviṣṇuṃ mūrtīkṛtya samarcayet || 60 ||
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itthaṃ viṣṇoścaturvyūhakramānmūrticatuṣṭayam |
pūjayitvā ca tacchaktīścatasraḥ pujayetkramāt || 61 ||
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prabhāmāgneyadigbhāge nairṛte tu sarasvatīm |
gaṇāṃbikā ca vāyavye lakṣmīṃ raudre samarcayet || 62 ||
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evaṃ bhānvādimūrtīnāṃ tacchaktīnāmanaṃtaram |
pūjāṃ vidhāya lokeśāṃstatraivāvaraṇe yajet || 63 ||
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indramagniṃ yamaṃ caiva nirṛtiṃ varuṇaṃ tathā |
vāyuṃ somaṃ kuberaṃ ca paścādīśānamarcayet || 64 ||
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evaṃ caturthāvaraṇaṃ pūjayitvā vidhānataḥ |
āyudhāni maheśasya paścādbāṃhyaṃ samarcayet || 65 ||
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śrīmantriśūlamaiśāne vajraṃ māhendradiṅmukhe |
paraśuṃ vahnidigbhāge yāmye sāyakamarcayet || 66 ||
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nairṛte tu yajetkhaḍgaṃ pāśaṃ vāruṇagocare |
aṃkuśaṃ mārute bhāge pinākaṃ cottare yajet || 67 ||
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paścimābhimukhaṃ raudraṃ kṣetrapālaṃ samarcayet |
pañcamāvaraṇaṃ caiva sampūjyānantaraṃ bahiḥ || 68 ||
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sarvāvaraṇadevānāṃ bahirvā pañcame 'thavā |
pañcame mātṛbhissārdhaṃ mahokṣa purato yajet || 69 ||
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tataḥ samaṃtataḥ pūjyāssarvā vai devayonayaḥ |
khecarā ṛṣayassiddhā daityā yakṣāśca rākṣasāḥ || 70 ||
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anaṃtādyāśca nāgeṃdrā nāgaistattatkulodbhavaiḥ |
ḍākinībhūtavetālapretabhairavanāyakāḥ || 71 ||
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pātālavāsinaścānye nānāyonisamudbhavāḥ |
nadyassamudrā girayaḥ kānanāni sarāṃsi ca || 72 ||
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paśavaḥ pakṣiṇo vṛkṣāḥ kīṭādyāḥ kṣudrayonayaḥ |
narāśca vividhākārā mṛgāśca kṣudrayonayaḥ || 73 ||
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bhuvanānyantaraṇḍasya tato brahmāṇḍakoṭayaḥ |
bahiraṃḍānyasaṃkhyāni bhuvanāni sahādhipaiḥ || 74 ||
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brahmāṃḍādhārakā rudrā daśadikṣu vyavasthitāḥ |
yadgauḍa yacca māmeyaṃ yadvā śāktaṃ tataḥ param || 75 ||
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yatkiñcidasti śabdasya vācyaṃ cidacidātmakam |
tatsarvaṃ śivayoḥ pārśve buddhvā sāmānyato yajet || 76 ||
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kṛtāṃjalipuṭāḥ sarve 'ciṃtyāḥ smitamukhāstathā |
prītyā saṃprekṣamāṇāśca devaṃ devīṃ ca sarvadā || 77 ||
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itthamāvaraṇābhyarcāṃ kṛtvāvikṣepaśāṃtaye |
punarabhyarcya deveśaṃ paktvākṣaramudīrayet || 78 ||
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nivedayettataḥ paścācchivayoramṛtopamam |
suvyañjanasamāyuktaṃ śuddhaṃ cāru mahācarum || 79 ||
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dvātriṃśadāḍhakairmukhyamadhamaṃ tvāḍhakāvaram |
sādhayitvā yathāsaṃpacchraddhayā vinivedayet || 80 ||
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tato nivedya pānīyaṃ tāṃbūlaṃ copadaṃśakaiḥ |
nīrājanādikaṃ kṛtvā pūjāśeṣaṃ samāpayet || 81 ||
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bhogopayogyadravyāṇi viśiṣṭānyeva sādhayet |
vittaśāṭhyaṃ na kurvīta bhaktimānvibhave sati || 82 ||
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śaṭhasyopekṣakasyāpi vyaṃgyaṃ caivānutiṣṭhataḥ |
na phalaṃtyeva karmāṇi kāmyānīti satāṃ kathā || 83 ||
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tasmātsamyagupekṣāṃ ca tyaktvā sarvāṃgayogataḥ |
kuryātkāmyāni karmāṇi phalasiddhiṃ yadīcchati || 84 ||
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itthaṃ pūjāṃ samāpyātha devaṃ devīṃ praṇamya ca |
bhaktyā manassamādhāya paścātstotramudīrayet || 85 ||
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tataḥ stotramupāsyānte tvaṣṭottaraśatāvarām |
japetpañcākṣarīṃ vidyāṃ sahasrottaramutsukaḥ || 86 ||
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vidyāpūjāṃ guroḥ pūjāṃ kṛtvā paścādyathākramam |
yathodayaṃ yathāśrāddhaṃ sadasyānapi pūjayet || 87 ||
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tataḥ udvāsya deveśaṃ sarvairāvaraṇaiḥ saha |
maṇḍalaṃ gurave dadyādyāgopakaraṇaissaha || 88 ||
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śivāśritebhyo vā dadyātsarvamevānupūrvaśaḥ |
athavā tacchivāyaiva śivakṣetre samarpayet || 89 ||
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śivāgnau vā yajeddevaṃ homadravyaiśca saptabhiḥ |
samabhyarcya yathānyāyaṃ sarvāvaraṇadevatāḥ || 90 ||
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eṣa yogeśvaro nāma triṣu lokeṣu viśrutaḥ |
na tasmādadhikaḥ kaścidyāgo 'sti bhuvane kvacit || 91 ||
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na tadasti jagatyasminnasadhyaṃ yadanena tu |
aihikaṃ vā phalaṃ kiṃcidāmuṣmikaphalaṃ tu vā || 92 ||
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idamasya phalaṃ nedamiti naiva niyamyate |
śreyorūpasya kṛtsnasya tadidaṃ śreṣṭasādhanam || 93 ||
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idaṃ na śakyate vaktuṃ puruṣeṇa yadarcyate |
ciṃtāmaṇerivaitasmāttattena prāpyate phalam || 94 ||
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tathāpi kṣudramuddiśya phalaṃ naitatprayojayet |
laghvarthī mahato yasmātsvayaṃ laghutaro bhavet || 95 ||
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mahadvā phalamalpaṃ vā kṛtaṃ cetkarma sidhyati |
mahādevaṃ samuddiśya kṛtaṃ karma prayujyatām || 96 ||
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tasmādananyalabhyeṣu śatrumṛtyuṃjayādiṣu |
phaleṣu dṛṣṭādṛṣṭeṣu kuryādetadvicakṣaṇaḥ || 97 ||
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mahatsvapi ca pāteṣu mahārāgabhayādiṣu |
durbhikṣādiṣu śāṃtyarthaṃ śāṃtiṃ kuryādanena tu || 98 ||
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bahunā kiṃ pralāpena mahāvyāpannivārakam |
ātmīyamastraṃ śaivānāmidamāha maheśvaraḥ || 99 ||
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tasmāditaḥ paraṃ nāsti paritrāṇamihātmanaḥ |
iti matvā prayuṃjānaḥ karmedaṃ śubhamaśnute || 100 ||
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stotramātraṃ śucirbhūtvā yaḥ paṭhetsusamāhitaḥ |
sopyabhīṣṭatamādarthādaṣṭāṃśaphalamāpnuyāt || 101 ||
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arthaṃ tasyānusandhāya parvaṇyanaśanaḥ paṭhet |
aṣṭābhyāṃ vā caturdaśyāṃ phalamardhaṃ samāpnuyāt || 102 ||
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yastvarthamanusaṃdhāya parvādiṣu tathā vratī |
māsamekaṃ japetstotraṃ sa kṛtsnaṃ phalamāpnuyāt || 103 ||
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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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by Shanti Lal Nagar (2019)

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Cover of edition (2019)

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by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation

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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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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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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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