Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.3.17.16 (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 17 of book 2.3 (रुद्रसंहिता (३): पार्वतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (3): pārvatīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.3.17.16

ब्रह्मोवाच ।
इत्येतन्मघवद्वाक्यं श्रुत्वा तु मकरध्वजाः ।
उवाच प्रेमगभीरं वाक्यं सुस्मितपूर्वकम् ॥ १६ ॥

brahmovāca |
ityetanmaghavadvākyaṃ śrutvā tu makaradhvajāḥ |
uvāca premagabhīraṃ vākyaṃ susmitapūrvakam || 16 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.16 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 (2.3.17.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahma, Brahman, Itya, Tanman, Ghavat, Vakya, Makaradhvaja, Premagabhira, Susmita, Purvakam, Purvaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.16). 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: “ityetanmaghavadvākyaṃ śrutvā tu makaradhvajāḥ
  • itye -
  • itya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb], [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ityā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb]
  • tanma -
  • tanman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ghavad -
  • ghu -> ghavat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ghu class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ghu class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ghu class 1 verb]
  • vākyam -
  • vākya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vac -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vak class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • makaradhvajāḥ -
  • makaradhvaja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    makaradhvajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 3: “uvāca premagabhīraṃ vākyaṃ susmitapūrvakam
  • 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]
  • premagabhīram -
  • premagabhīra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    premagabhīra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vākyam -
  • vākya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vac -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vak class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vak class 1 verb]
  • susmita -
  • susmita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    susmita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pūrvakam -
  • pūrvakam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrvaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrvaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.16

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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Shiva Purana (Gujarati)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2013)

[સંક્ષિપ્ત શિવપુરાણ] — Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (9788129301840)

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Preview of verse 2.3.17.16 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રહ્મોવાચ ।
ઇત્યેતન્મઘવદ્વાક્યં શ્રુત્વા તુ મકરધ્વજાઃ ।
ઉવાચ પ્રેમગભીરં વાક્યં સુસ્મિતપૂર્વકમ્ ॥ 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 2.3.17.16 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಹ್ಮೋವಾಚ ।
ಇತ್ಯೇತನ್ಮಘವದ್ವಾಕ್ಯಂ ಶ್ರುತ್ವಾ ತು ಮಕರಧ್ವಜಾಃ ।
ಉವಾಚ ಪ್ರೇಮಗಭೀರಂ ವಾಕ್ಯಂ ಸುಸ್ಮಿತಪೂರ್ವಕಮ್ ॥ 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 2.3.17.16 in Malayalam sript:
ബ്രഹ്മോവാച ।
ഇത്യേതന്മഘവദ്വാക്യം ശ്രുത്വാ തു മകരധ്വജാഃ ।
ഉവാച പ്രേമഗഭീരം വാക്യം സുസ്മിതപൂര്വകമ് ॥ 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 2.3.17.16 in Telugu sript:
బ్రహ్మోవాచ ।
ఇత్యేతన్మఘవద్వాక్యం శ్రుత్వా తు మకరధ్వజాః ।
ఉవాచ ప్రేమగభీరం వాక్యం సుస్మితపూర్వకమ్ ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.3.17.16 in Bengali sript:
ব্রহ্মোবাচ ।
ইত্যেতন্মঘবদ্বাক্যং শ্রুত্বা তু মকরধ্বজাঃ ।
উবাচ প্রেমগভীরং বাক্যং সুস্মিতপূর্বকম্ ॥ ১৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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