Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.3.7.12 (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 12 contained in chapter 7 of book 2.3 (रुद्रसंहिता (३): पार्वतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (3): pārvatīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.3.7.12

दानं ददौ तदा प्रीत्या द्विजेभ्यो बहु सादरम् ।
उत्सवं कारयामास विविधं गानपूर्व्वकम् ॥ १२ ॥

dānaṃ dadau tadā prītyā dvijebhyo bahu sādaram |
utsavaṃ kārayāmāsa vividhaṃ gānapūrvvakam || 12 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.7.12 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 (2.3.7.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dana, Dad, Dada, Dadi, Tada, Priti, Dvija, Bahu, Sadara, Utsava, Vividha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.7.12). 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.

  • Line1: “dānaṃ dadau tadā prītyā dvijebhyo bahu sādaram”
  • dānam -
  • dāna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dānam (adverb)
    dānam (accusative single)
    dāna (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dānam (adverb)
    dānam (nominative single)
    dānam (accusative single)
  • dadau -
  • dad (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    dadau (nominative dual)
    dadau (vocative dual)
    dadau (accusative dual)
    dada (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    dadau (nominative dual)
    dadau (vocative dual)
    dadau (accusative dual)
    dadi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dadau (locative single)
    dadi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dadau (locative single)
    (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
    (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
    (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
    (verb class 4); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
    dai (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
    de (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    dadau (perfect active first single)
    dadau (perfect active third single)
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    tadā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tadā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tadā (nominative single)
  • prītyā* -
  • prīti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    prītyāḥ (ablative single)
    prītyāḥ (genitive single)
    prītī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    prītyāḥ (ablative single)
    prītyāḥ (genitive single)
  • dvijebhyo* -
  • dvija (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dvijebhyaḥ (dative plural)
    dvijebhyaḥ (ablative plural)
    dvija (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    dvijebhyaḥ (dative plural)
    dvijebhyaḥ (ablative plural)
  • bahu -
  • bahu (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    bahu (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    bahu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bahu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bahu (nominative single)
    bahu (vocative single)
    bahu (accusative single)
  • sādaram -
  • sādaram (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sādara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sādaram (adverb)
    sādaram (accusative single)
    sādara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sādaram (adverb)
    sādaram (nominative single)
    sādaram (accusative single)
    sādarā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sādaram (adverb)
  • Line2: “utsavaṃ kārayāmāsa vividhaṃ gānapūrvvakam”
  • utsavam -
  • utsava (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    utsavam (adverb)
    utsavam (accusative single)
  • kārayāmā -
  • kṛ (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    kārayāma (imperative active first plural)
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asa (compound)
  • vividham -
  • vividham (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    vividha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vividham (adverb)
    vividham (accusative single)
    vividha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vividham (adverb)
    vividham (nominative single)
    vividham (accusative single)
    vividhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vividham (adverb)
  • Cannot analyse gānapūrvvakam

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.7.12

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 2.3.7.12 in Gujarati sript:
દાનં દદૌ તદા પ્રીત્યા દ્વિજેભ્યો બહુ સાદરમ્ ।
ઉત્સવં કારયામાસ વિવિધં ગાનપૂર્વ્વકમ્ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 2.3.7.12 in Kannada sript:
ದಾನಂ ದದೌ ತದಾ ಪ್ರೀತ್ಯಾ ದ್ವಿಜೇಭ್ಯೋ ಬಹು ಸಾದರಮ್ ।
ಉತ್ಸವಂ ಕಾರಯಾಮಾಸ ವಿವಿಧಂ ಗಾನಪೂರ್ವ್ವಕಮ್ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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 2.3.7.12 in Malayalam sript:
ദാനം ദദൌ തദാ പ്രീത്യാ ദ്വിജേഭ്യോ ബഹു സാദരമ് ।
ഉത്സവം കാരയാമാസ വിവിധം ഗാനപൂര്വ്വകമ് ॥ ൧൨ ॥

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 2.3.7.12 in Telugu sript:
దానం దదౌ తదా ప్రీత్యా ద్విజేభ్యో బహు సాదరమ్ ।
ఉత్సవం కారయామాస వివిధం గానపూర్వ్వకమ్ ॥ ౧౨ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.3.7.12 in Bengali sript:
দানং দদৌ তদা প্রীত্যা দ্বিজেভ্যো বহু সাদরম্ ।
উত্সবং কারযামাস বিবিধং গানপূর্ব্বকম্ ॥ ১২ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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