Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.2.12.15 (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 15 contained in chapter 12 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.2.12.15

ब्रह्मोवाच ।
इति स्तुता महेशानी दक्षेण प्रयतात्मना ।
उवाच दक्षं ज्ञात्वापि स्वयं तस्येप्सितं मुने ॥ १५ ॥

brahmovāca |
iti stutā maheśānī dakṣeṇa prayatātmanā |
uvāca dakṣaṃ jñātvāpi svayaṃ tasyepsitaṃ mune || 15 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.12.15 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 (2.2.12.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahma, Brahman, Iti, Stuta, Maheshani, Daksha, Prayatatman, Prayatatmana, Api, Svayam, Tad, Ipsita, Muni,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.12.15). 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: “brahmovāca
  • brahmo -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second 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: “iti stutā maheśānī dakṣeṇa prayatātmanā
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • stutā* -
  • stuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    stutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    stu -> stuta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √stu class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
    stu -> stutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √stu class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √stu class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
  • maheśānī -
  • maheśānī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • dakṣeṇa -
  • dakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    dakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • prayatātmanā -
  • prayatātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    prayatātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    prayatātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “uvāca dakṣaṃ jñātvāpi svayaṃ tasyepsitaṃ mune
  • 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]
  • dakṣam -
  • dakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • jñātvā -
  • jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
    jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tasye -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [present middle first single], [present passive first single], [imperative active second single]
  • īpsitam -
  • īpsita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īpsita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īpsitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    āp -> īpsita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √āp]
    āp -> īpsita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √āp]
    āp -> īpsitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √āp]
    āp -> īpsita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √āp]
    āp -> īpsita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √āp], [accusative single from √āp]
  • mune -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.12.15

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 2.2.12.15 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રહ્મોવાચ ।
ઇતિ સ્તુતા મહેશાની દક્ષેણ પ્રયતાત્મના ।
ઉવાચ દક્ષં જ્ઞાત્વાપિ સ્વયં તસ્યેપ્સિતં મુને ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 2.2.12.15 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮೋವಾಚ ।
ಇತಿ ಸ್ತುತಾ ಮಹೇಶಾನೀ ದಕ್ಷೇಣ ಪ್ರಯತಾತ್ಮನಾ ।
ಉವಾಚ ದಕ್ಷಂ ಜ್ಞಾತ್ವಾಪಿ ಸ್ವಯಂ ತಸ್ಯೇಪ್ಸಿತಂ ಮುನೇ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 2.2.12.15 in Malayalam sript:
ബ്രഹ്മോവാച ।
ഇതി സ്തുതാ മഹേശാനീ ദക്ഷേണ പ്രയതാത്മനാ ।
ഉവാച ദക്ഷം ജ്ഞാത്വാപി സ്വയം തസ്യേപ്സിതം മുനേ ॥ ൧൫ ॥

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 2.2.12.15 in Telugu sript:
బ్రహ్మోవాచ ।
ఇతి స్తుతా మహేశానీ దక్షేణ ప్రయతాత్మనా ।
ఉవాచ దక్షం జ్ఞాత్వాపి స్వయం తస్యేప్సితం మునే ॥ ౧౫ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.2.12.15 in Bengali sript:
ব্রহ্মোবাচ ।
ইতি স্তুতা মহেশানী দক্ষেণ প্রযতাত্মনা ।
উবাচ দক্ষং জ্ঞাত্বাপি স্বযং তস্যেপ্সিতং মুনে ॥ ১৫ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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