Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.2.4.4 (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 4 contained in chapter 4 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.2.4.4

दक्ष उवाच ।
मद्देहजेयं कंदर्प सद्रूपगुणसंयुता ।
एनां गृह्णीष्व भार्यार्थं भवतस्सदृशीं गुणैः ॥ ४ ॥

dakṣa uvāca |
maddehajeyaṃ kaṃdarpa sadrūpaguṇasaṃyutā |
enāṃ gṛhṇīṣva bhāryārthaṃ bhavatassadṛśīṃ guṇaiḥ || 4 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.4.4 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 (2.2.4.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Daksha, Dakshas, Maddeha, Jeya, Kandarpa, Sadru, Upagu, Samyuta, Ena, Bhari, Bharin, Bharya, Artha, Bhavat, Bhavant, Sadrishi, Guna,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.4.4). 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: “dakṣa uvāca
  • dakṣa* -
  • dakṣas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dakṣas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “maddehajeyaṃ kaṃdarpa sadrūpaguṇasaṃyutā
  • maddeha -
  • maddeha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jeyam -
  • jeya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jeya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jeyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    jai -> jeya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai -> jeya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √jai class 1 verb], [accusative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    ji -> jeya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 9 verb]
    ji -> jeya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 1 verb], [nominative single from √ji class 9 verb], [accusative single from √ji class 9 verb]
  • kandarpa -
  • kandarpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sadrū -
  • sadru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sadru (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sadru (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • upagu -
  • upagu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    upagu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ṇa -
  • ṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃyutā -
  • saṃyutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “enāṃ gṛhṇīṣva bhāryārthaṃ bhavatassadṛśīṃ guṇaiḥ
  • enā -
  • enā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse gṛhṇīṣva*bh
  • bhāryā -
  • bhāri (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhārin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    bhārin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhṛ -> bhārya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhārya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhārya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhṛ]
    bhāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhṛ -> bhārya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhārya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √bhṛ]
  • ārtham -
  • ārtha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ārtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • bhavatas -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • sadṛśīm -
  • sadṛśī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • guṇaiḥ -
  • guṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.4.4

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 2.2.4.4 in Gujarati sript:
દક્ષ ઉવાચ ।
મદ્દેહજેયં કંદર્પ સદ્રૂપગુણસંયુતા ।
એનાં ગૃહ્ણીષ્વ ભાર્યાર્થં ભવતસ્સદૃશીં ગુણૈઃ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 2.2.4.4 in Kannada sript:
ದಕ್ಷ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಮದ್ದೇಹಜೇಯಂ ಕಂದರ್ಪ ಸದ್ರೂಪಗುಣಸಂಯುತಾ ।
ಏನಾಂ ಗೃಹ್ಣೀಷ್ವ ಭಾರ್ಯಾರ್ಥಂ ಭವತಸ್ಸದೃಶೀಂ ಗುಣೈಃ ॥ ೪ ॥

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 2.2.4.4 in Malayalam sript:
ദക്ഷ ഉവാച ।
മദ്ദേഹജേയം കംദര്പ സദ്രൂപഗുണസംയുതാ ।
ഏനാം ഗൃഹ്ണീഷ്വ ഭാര്യാര്ഥം ഭവതസ്സദൃശീം ഗുണൈഃ ॥ ൪ ॥

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 2.2.4.4 in Telugu sript:
దక్ష ఉవాచ ।
మద్దేహజేయం కందర్ప సద్రూపగుణసంయుతా ।
ఏనాం గృహ్ణీష్వ భార్యార్థం భవతస్సదృశీం గుణైః ॥ ౪ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.2.4.4 in Bengali sript:
দক্ষ উবাচ ।
মদ্দেহজেযং কংদর্প সদ্রূপগুণসংযুতা ।
এনাং গৃহ্ণীষ্ব ভার্যার্থং ভবতস্সদৃশীং গুণৈঃ ॥ ৪ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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