Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana verse (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 34 contained in chapter 9 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).


अवादयंत ते सर्वे नानावाद्यानसंख्यकान् ।
पटहादिगणास्तांस्तान् विकरालान्महारवान् ॥ ३४ ॥

avādayaṃta te sarve nānāvādyānasaṃkhyakān |
paṭahādigaṇāstāṃstān vikarālānmahāravān || 34 ||

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

Tad, Yushmad, Sarva, Nanavadya, Asankhyaka, Pataha, Adish, Asta, Vikarala, Maharava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 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: “avādayaṃta te sarve nānāvādyānasaṃkhyakān
  • avādayanta -
  • vad (verb class 0)
    [imperfect middle third plural]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • nānāvādyān -
  • nānāvādya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • asaṅkhyakān -
  • asaṅkhyaka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “paṭahādigaṇāstāṃstān vikarālānmahāravān
  • paṭahā -
  • paṭaha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ādig -
  • ādiś (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • aṇā -
  • aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • astāṃs -
  • asta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vikarālān -
  • vikarāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    vikarāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mahāravān -
  • mahārava (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

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

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 in Gujarati sript:
અવાદયંત તે સર્વે નાનાવાદ્યાનસંખ્યકાન્ ।
પટહાદિગણાસ્તાંસ્તાન્ વિકરાલાન્મહારવાન્ ॥ ૩૪ ॥

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 in Kannada sript:
ಅವಾದಯಂತ ತೇ ಸರ್ವೇ ನಾನಾವಾದ್ಯಾನಸಂಖ್ಯಕಾನ್ ।
ಪಟಹಾದಿಗಣಾಸ್ತಾಂಸ್ತಾನ್ ವಿಕರಾಲಾನ್ಮಹಾರವಾನ್ ॥ ೩೪ ॥

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 in Malayalam sript:
അവാദയംത തേ സര്വേ നാനാവാദ്യാനസംഖ്യകാന് ।
പടഹാദിഗണാസ്താംസ്താന് വികരാലാന്മഹാരവാന് ॥ ൩൪ ॥

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 in Telugu sript:
అవాదయంత తే సర్వే నానావాద్యానసంఖ్యకాన్ ।
పటహాదిగణాస్తాంస్తాన్ వికరాలాన్మహారవాన్ ॥ ౩౪ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
অবাদযংত তে সর্বে নানাবাদ্যানসংখ্যকান্ ।
পটহাদিগণাস্তাংস্তান্ বিকরালান্মহারবান্ ॥ ৩৪ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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