Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 1.12.15 (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 15 contained in chapter 12 of book 1 (विश्वेश्वरसंहिता, viśveśvarasaṃhitā).

Verse 1.12.15

कृष्णवेणी पुण्यनदी सर्वपापक्षयावहा ।
साष्टादशमुखाप्रोक्ता विष्णुलोकप्रदायिनी ॥ १५ ॥

kṛṣṇaveṇī puṇyanadī sarvapāpakṣayāvahā |
sāṣṭādaśamukhāproktā viṣṇulokapradāyinī || 15 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 1.12.15 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 (1.12.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Krishnaveni, Punya, Nadi, Nadin, Sarvapapa, Han, Sashta, Asham, Ukha, Prokta, Vishnuloka, Pradayin, Pradayini,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 1.12.15). 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: “kṛṣṇaveṇī puṇyanadī sarvapāpakṣayāvahā
  • kṛṣṇaveṇī -
  • kṛṣṇaveṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • puṇya -
  • puṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇ -> puṇya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √puṇ]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • nadī -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    nadi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvapāpa -
  • sarvapāpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvapāpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣayāva -
  • kṣi (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first dual]
    kṣi (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first dual]
    kṣī (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first dual]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    han (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “sāṣṭādaśamukhāproktā viṣṇulokapradāyinī
  • sāṣṭād -
  • sāṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sāṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • aśam -
  • aśam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    aśan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • ukhā -
  • ukhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • proktā* -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • viṣṇuloka -
  • viṣṇuloka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pradāyinī -
  • pradāyinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pradāyin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 1.12.15

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 1.12.15 in Gujarati sript:
કૃષ્ણવેણી પુણ્યનદી સર્વપાપક્ષયાવહા ।
સાષ્ટાદશમુખાપ્રોક્તા વિષ્ણુલોકપ્રદાયિની ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 1.12.15 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃಷ್ಣವೇಣೀ ಪುಣ್ಯನದೀ ಸರ್ವಪಾಪಕ್ಷಯಾವಹಾ ।
ಸಾಷ್ಟಾದಶಮುಖಾಪ್ರೋಕ್ತಾ ವಿಷ್ಣುಲೋಕಪ್ರದಾಯಿನೀ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 1.12.15 in Malayalam sript:
കൃഷ്ണവേണീ പുണ്യനദീ സര്വപാപക്ഷയാവഹാ ।
സാഷ്ടാദശമുഖാപ്രോക്താ വിഷ്ണുലോകപ്രദായിനീ ॥ ൧൫ ॥

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 1.12.15 in Telugu sript:
కృష్ణవేణీ పుణ్యనదీ సర్వపాపక్షయావహా ।
సాష్టాదశముఖాప్రోక్తా విష్ణులోకప్రదాయినీ ॥ ౧౫ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 1.12.15 in Bengali sript:
কৃষ্ণবেণী পুণ্যনদী সর্বপাপক্ষযাবহা ।
সাষ্টাদশমুখাপ্রোক্তা বিষ্ণুলোকপ্রদাযিনী ॥ ১৫ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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