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 35 contained in chapter 9 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).


अथ ते मम निश्श्वाससंभवाश्च महागणाः ।
मारयच्छेदयेत्यूचुर्ब्रह्मणो मे पुरः स्थिताः ॥ ३५ ॥

atha te mama niśśvāsasaṃbhavāśca mahāgaṇāḥ |
mārayacchedayetyūcurbrahmaṇo me puraḥ sthitāḥ || 35 ||

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.

Atha, Tad, Yushmad, Asmad, Mahagana, Marayat, Sha, Shi, Brahman, Brahmana, Purah, Pur, Pura, Sthita,

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: “atha te mama niśśvāsasaṃbhavāśca mahāgaṇāḥ
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • 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]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • Cannot analyse niśśvāsasambhavāśca*ma
  • mahāgaṇāḥ -
  • mahāgaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “mārayacchedayetyūcurbrahmaṇo me puraḥ sthitāḥ
  • mārayacch -
  • mṛ -> mārayat (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √mṛ]
    mṛ -> mārayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √mṛ], [vocative single from √mṛ], [accusative single from √mṛ]
  • śe -
  • śa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • dayet -
  • de (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    yu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    yu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
  • ūcur -
  • uc (verb class 4)
    [perfect active third plural]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • brahmaṇo* -
  • brahman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    brahmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • puraḥ -
  • puraḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    puraḥ (indeclinable)
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    pura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sthitāḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sthā 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

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:
અથ તે મમ નિશ્શ્વાસસંભવાશ્ચ મહાગણાઃ ।
મારયચ્છેદયેત્યૂચુર્બ્રહ્મણો મે પુરઃ સ્થિતાઃ ॥ ૩૫ ॥

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:
ಅಥ ತೇ ಮಮ ನಿಶ್ಶ್ವಾಸಸಂಭವಾಶ್ಚ ಮಹಾಗಣಾಃ ।
ಮಾರಯಚ್ಛೇದಯೇತ್ಯೂಚುರ್ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣೋ ಮೇ ಪುರಃ ಸ್ಥಿತಾಃ ॥ ೩೫ ॥

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:
അഥ തേ മമ നിശ്ശ്വാസസംഭവാശ്ച മഹാഗണാഃ ।
മാരയച്ഛേദയേത്യൂചുര്ബ്രഹ്മണോ മേ പുരഃ സ്ഥിതാഃ ॥ ൩൫ ॥

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:
అథ తే మమ నిశ్శ్వాససంభవాశ్చ మహాగణాః ।
మారయచ్ఛేదయేత్యూచుర్బ్రహ్మణో మే పురః స్థితాః ॥ ౩౫ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
অথ তে মম নিশ্শ্বাসসংভবাশ্চ মহাগণাঃ ।
মারযচ্ছেদযেত্যূচুর্ব্রহ্মণো মে পুরঃ স্থিতাঃ ॥ ৩৫ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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