Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 1.2.57 (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 57 contained in chapter 2 of book 1 (विश्वेश्वरसंहिता, viśveśvarasaṃhitā).

Verse 1.2.57

शिवे संकल्पितं पूर्वं पुराणं ग्रन्थसंख्यया ।
शतकोटिप्रमाणं हि पुरा सृष्टौ सुविस्मृतम् ॥ ५७ ॥

śive saṃkalpitaṃ pūrvaṃ purāṇaṃ granthasaṃkhyayā |
śatakoṭipramāṇaṃ hi purā sṛṣṭau suvismṛtam || 57 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 1.2.57 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 (1.2.57). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shiva, Shivi, Sankalpita, Purvam, Purva, Purana, Grantha, Sankhya, Shatakoti, Pramana, Pura, Pur, Srishta, Srishti, Smrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 1.2.57). 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: “śive saṃkalpitaṃ pūrvaṃ purāṇaṃ granthasaṃkhyayā
  • śive -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śivā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śivi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    śivi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • saṅkalpitam -
  • saṅkalpita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṅkalpita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṅkalpitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • purāṇam -
  • purāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    purāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • grantha -
  • grantha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    granth (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • saṅkhyayā -
  • saṅkhyā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “śatakoṭipramāṇaṃ hi purā sṛṣṭau suvismṛtam
  • śatakoṭi -
  • śatakoṭi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śatakoṭi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śatakoṭi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • pramāṇam -
  • pramāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sṛṣṭau -
  • sṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sṛṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    sṛṣṭi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sṛj -> sṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb], [vocative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb], [accusative dual from √sṛj class 6 verb]
  • suvi -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 1.2.57

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 1.2.57 in Gujarati sript:
શિવે સંકલ્પિતં પૂર્વં પુરાણં ગ્રન્થસંખ્યયા ।
શતકોટિપ્રમાણં હિ પુરા સૃષ્ટૌ સુવિસ્મૃતમ્ ॥ ૫૭ ॥

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 1.2.57 in Kannada sript:
ಶಿವೇ ಸಂಕಲ್ಪಿತಂ ಪೂರ್ವಂ ಪುರಾಣಂ ಗ್ರನ್ಥಸಂಖ್ಯಯಾ ।
ಶತಕೋಟಿಪ್ರಮಾಣಂ ಹಿ ಪುರಾ ಸೃಷ್ಟೌ ಸುವಿಸ್ಮೃತಮ್ ॥ ೫೭ ॥

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 1.2.57 in Malayalam sript:
ശിവേ സംകല്പിതം പൂര്വം പുരാണം ഗ്രന്ഥസംഖ്യയാ ।
ശതകോടിപ്രമാണം ഹി പുരാ സൃഷ്ടൌ സുവിസ്മൃതമ് ॥ ൫൭ ॥

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 1.2.57 in Telugu sript:
శివే సంకల్పితం పూర్వం పురాణం గ్రన్థసంఖ్యయా ।
శతకోటిప్రమాణం హి పురా సృష్టౌ సువిస్మృతమ్ ॥ ౫౭ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 1.2.57 in Bengali sript:
শিবে সংকল্পিতং পূর্বং পুরাণং গ্রন্থসংখ্যযা ।
শতকোটিপ্রমাণং হি পুরা সৃষ্টৌ সুবিস্মৃতম্ ॥ ৫৭ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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