Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.2.23.10 (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 10 contained in chapter 23 of book 2.2 (रुद्रसंहिता (२): सतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (2): satīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.2.23.10

ब्रह्मोवाच ।
इत्यपृच्छत्स्म सद्भक्त्या शंकरं सा सती मुने ।
आदिशक्तिर्महेशानी जीवोद्धाराय केवलम् ॥ १० ॥

brahmovāca |
ityapṛcchatsma sadbhaktyā śaṃkaraṃ sā satī mune |
ādiśaktirmaheśānī jīvoddhārāya kevalam || 10 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.23.10 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 (2.2.23.10). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahma, Brahman, Iti, Itya, Sma, Sadbhakti, Shankara, Sat, Sati, Muni, Adishakti, Maheshani, Jiva, Jivan, Uddhara, Kevalam, Kevala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.23.10). 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: “ityapṛcchatsma sadbhaktyā śaṃkaraṃ satī mune
  • itya -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    itya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> itya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • apṛcchat -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • sma -
  • sma (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • sadbhaktyā -
  • sadbhakti (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • śaṅkaram -
  • śaṅkara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaṅkara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaṅkarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • satī -
  • satī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mune -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • Line 3: “ādiśaktirmaheśānī jīvoddhārāya kevalam
  • ādiśaktir -
  • ādiśakti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • maheśānī -
  • maheśānī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • jīvo -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jīva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jīvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    jīvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jīvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    jīv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • uddhārāya -
  • uddhāra (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    uddhāra (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • kevalam -
  • kevalam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kevala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kevala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kevalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.2.23.10

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 2.2.23.10 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રહ્મોવાચ ।
ઇત્યપૃચ્છત્સ્મ સદ્ભક્ત્યા શંકરં સા સતી મુને ।
આદિશક્તિર્મહેશાની જીવોદ્ધારાય કેવલમ્ ॥ ૧૦ ॥

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 2.2.23.10 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮೋವಾಚ ।
ಇತ್ಯಪೃಚ್ಛತ್ಸ್ಮ ಸದ್ಭಕ್ತ್ಯಾ ಶಂಕರಂ ಸಾ ಸತೀ ಮುನೇ ।
ಆದಿಶಕ್ತಿರ್ಮಹೇಶಾನೀ ಜೀವೋದ್ಧಾರಾಯ ಕೇವಲಮ್ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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 2.2.23.10 in Malayalam sript:
ബ്രഹ്മോവാച ।
ഇത്യപൃച്ഛത്സ്മ സദ്ഭക്ത്യാ ശംകരം സാ സതീ മുനേ ।
ആദിശക്തിര്മഹേശാനീ ജീവോദ്ധാരായ കേവലമ് ॥ ൧൦ ॥

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 2.2.23.10 in Telugu sript:
బ్రహ్మోవాచ ।
ఇత్యపృచ్ఛత్స్మ సద్భక్త్యా శంకరం సా సతీ మునే ।
ఆదిశక్తిర్మహేశానీ జీవోద్ధారాయ కేవలమ్ ॥ ౧౦ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.2.23.10 in Bengali sript:
ব্রহ্মোবাচ ।
ইত্যপৃচ্ছত্স্ম সদ্ভক্ত্যা শংকরং সা সতী মুনে ।
আদিশক্তির্মহেশানী জীবোদ্ধারায কেবলম্ ॥ ১০ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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