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 16 contained in chapter 11 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).


अशेषजगतां बीजे ज्ञेयज्ञानस्वरूपिणि ।
जगद्धिताय सततं शिवपत्नि नमोस्तु ते ॥ १६ ॥

aśeṣajagatāṃ bīje jñeyajñānasvarūpiṇi |
jagaddhitāya satataṃ śivapatni namostu te || 16 ||

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.

Ashesha, Jagat, Jagata, Bija, Jneyajna, Asu, Asva, Arupini, Arupin, Arupi, Jagaddhita, Satatam, Satata, Shiva, Patni, Nama, Tad, Yushmad,

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: “aśeṣajagatāṃ bīje jñeyajñānasvarūpiṇi
  • aśeṣa -
  • aśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jagatām -
  • jagat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    jagat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    jagatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • bīje -
  • bīja (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bīja (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bījā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • jñeyajñān -
  • jñeyajña (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • asva -
  • asu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    asū (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    asū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    asū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    asva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arūpiṇi -
  • arūpiṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    arūpin (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    arūpin (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    arūpi (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    arūpī (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “jagaddhitāya satataṃ śivapatni namostu te
  • jagaddhitāya -
  • jagaddhita (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    jagaddhita (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • satatam -
  • satatam (indeclinable)
    satata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    satata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    satatā (noun, feminine)
  • śiva -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • patni -
  • patnī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • namo -
  • nama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • us -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • 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]

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:
અશેષજગતાં બીજે જ્ઞેયજ્ઞાનસ્વરૂપિણિ ।
જગદ્ધિતાય સતતં શિવપત્નિ નમોસ્તુ તે ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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:
ಅಶೇಷಜಗತಾಂ ಬೀಜೇ ಜ್ಞೇಯಜ್ಞಾನಸ್ವರೂಪಿಣಿ ।
ಜಗದ್ಧಿತಾಯ ಸತತಂ ಶಿವಪತ್ನಿ ನಮೋಸ್ತು ತೇ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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:
അശേഷജഗതാം ബീജേ ജ്ഞേയജ്ഞാനസ്വരൂപിണി ।
ജഗദ്ധിതായ സതതം ശിവപത്നി നമോസ്തു തേ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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:
అశేషజగతాం బీజే జ్ఞేయజ్ఞానస్వరూపిణి ।
జగద్ధితాయ సతతం శివపత్ని నమోస్తు తే ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
অশেষজগতাং বীজে জ্ঞেযজ্ঞানস্বরূপিণি ।
জগদ্ধিতায সততং শিবপত্নি নমোস্তু তে ॥ ১৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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