Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 1.1.31 (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. This is verse 31 contained in chapter 1 of book 1 (विश्वेश्वरसंहिता, viśveśvarasaṃhitā).

Verse 1.1.31

सुकुलीनान्निजान्मत्वा चतुर्वर्णैर्विवर्तनाः ।
सर्ववर्णभ्रष्टकरा मूढास्सत्कर्मकारिणः ॥ ३१ ॥

sukulīnānnijānmatvā caturvarṇairvivartanāḥ |
sarvavarṇabhraṣṭakarā mūḍhāssatkarmakāriṇaḥ || 31 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 1.1.31 is contained in the book Shri Shiva Maha Purana - Moolmatram by Gita Press, Gorakhpur. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.1.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sukulina, Nija, Matu, Matva, Caturvarna, Vivartana, Sarvavarna, Bhrashtaka, Rai, Mudha, Satkarman, Kari, Karin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 1.1.31). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “sukulīnānnijānmatvā caturvarṇairvivartanāḥ
  • sukulīnān -
  • sukulīna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    sukulīna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • nijān -
  • nija (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    nija (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • matvā -
  • man -> matvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √man]
    man -> matvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √man]
    matu (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    matvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • caturvarṇair -
  • caturvarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    caturvarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • vivartanāḥ -
  • vivartana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vivartanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sarvavarṇabhraṣṭakarā mūḍhāssatkarmakāriṇaḥ
  • sarvavarṇa -
  • sarvavarṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvavarṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhraṣṭaka -
  • bhraṣṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rā* -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rai (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mūḍhās -
  • mūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mūḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    muh -> mūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √muh class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √muh class 4 verb]
    muh -> mūḍhā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √muh class 4 verb], [vocative plural from √muh class 4 verb], [accusative plural from √muh class 4 verb]
  • satkarma -
  • satkarman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    satkarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kāriṇaḥ -
  • kāri (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kārin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 1.1.31

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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Preview of verse 1.1.31 in Gujarati sript:
સુકુલીનાન્નિજાન્મત્વા ચતુર્વર્ણૈર્વિવર્તનાઃ ।
સર્વવર્ણભ્રષ્ટકરા મૂઢાસ્સત્કર્મકારિણઃ ॥ ૩૧ ॥

Cover of edition (0)

Shiva Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

[ಶಿವಪುರಾಣ] Set of 9 Volumes

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Preview of verse 1.1.31 in Kannada sript:
ಸುಕುಲೀನಾನ್ನಿಜಾನ್ಮತ್ವಾ ಚತುರ್ವರ್ಣೈರ್ವಿವರ್ತನಾಃ ।
ಸರ್ವವರ್ಣಭ್ರಷ್ಟಕರಾ ಮೂಢಾಸ್ಸತ್ಕರ್ಮಕಾರಿಣಃ ॥ ೩೧ ॥

Cover of edition (2004)

Shiva Purana (Malayalam)
by Swami Advaitanandapuri (2004)

[ശിവ പുരണ] published by Aarshasri Publications & Co.

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Preview of verse 1.1.31 in Malayalam sript:
സുകുലീനാന്നിജാന്മത്വാ ചതുര്വര്ണൈര്വിവര്തനാഃ ।
സര്വവര്ണഭ്രഷ്ടകരാ മൂഢാസ്സത്കര്മകാരിണഃ ॥ ൩൧ ॥

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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Preview of verse 1.1.31 in Telugu sript:
సుకులీనాన్నిజాన్మత్వా చతుర్వర్ణైర్వివర్తనాః ।
సర్వవర్ణభ్రష్టకరా మూఢాస్సత్కర్మకారిణః ॥ ౩౧ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

Shiva Purana (Bengali)
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 1.1.31 in Bengali sript:
সুকুলীনান্নিজান্মত্বা চতুর্বর্ণৈর্বিবর্তনাঃ ।
সর্ববর্ণভ্রষ্টকরা মূঢাস্সত্কর্মকারিণঃ ॥ ৩১ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

Shiva Purana (Tamil)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2016)

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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