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


तेषां तु वदतां तत्र मारयच्छेदयेति माम् ।
वचः श्रुत्वा विधिं कामः प्रवक्तुमुपचक्रमे ॥ ३६ ॥

teṣāṃ tu vadatāṃ tatra mārayacchedayeti mām |
vacaḥ śrutvā vidhiṃ kāmaḥ pravaktumupacakrame || 36 ||

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, Vadat, Tatra, Marayat, Sha, Shi, Daya, Iti, Asmad, Vaca, Vacas, Vidhi, Kama, Pra, Upacakra,

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: “teṣāṃ tu vadatāṃ tatra mārayacchedayeti mām
  • teṣām -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vadatām -
  • vad -> vadat (participle, masculine)
    [genitive plural from √vad class 1 verb]
    vad -> vadat (participle, neuter)
    [genitive plural from √vad class 1 verb]
    vad (verb class 1)
    [imperative active third dual], [imperative middle third single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • 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]
  • daye -
  • dayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [nominative single]
    daya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single], [compound], [vocative single]
    daya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single], [compound], [vocative single]
    day (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “vacaḥ śrutvā vidhiṃ kāmaḥ pravaktumupacakrame
  • vacaḥ -
  • vacas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vacas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vaca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • vidhim -
  • vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kāmaḥ -
  • kāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaktum -
  • vac -> vaktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vac]
    vac -> vaktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vac]
  • upacakram -
  • upacakra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • e -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following 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:
તેષાં તુ વદતાં તત્ર મારયચ્છેદયેતિ મામ્ ।
વચઃ શ્રુત્વા વિધિં કામઃ પ્રવક્તુમુપચક્રમે ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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:
ತೇಷಾಂ ತು ವದತಾಂ ತತ್ರ ಮಾರಯಚ್ಛೇದಯೇತಿ ಮಾಮ್ ।
ವಚಃ ಶ್ರುತ್ವಾ ವಿಧಿಂ ಕಾಮಃ ಪ್ರವಕ್ತುಮುಪಚಕ್ರಮೇ ॥ ೩೬ ॥

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:
തേഷാം തു വദതാം തത്ര മാരയച്ഛേദയേതി മാമ് ।
വചഃ ശ്രുത്വാ വിധിം കാമഃ പ്രവക്തുമുപചക്രമേ ॥ ൩൬ ॥

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:
తేషాం తు వదతాం తత్ర మారయచ్ఛేదయేతి మామ్ ।
వచః శ్రుత్వా విధిం కామః ప్రవక్తుముపచక్రమే ॥ ౩౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
তেষাং তু বদতাং তত্র মারযচ্ছেদযেতি মাম্ ।
বচঃ শ্রুত্বা বিধিং কামঃ প্রবক্তুমুপচক্রমে ॥ ৩৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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