Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.3.17.25 (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 25 contained in chapter 17 of book 2.3 (रुद्रसंहिता (३): पार्वतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (3): pārvatīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.3.17.25

सेनाधिपश्च शृंगारो हावभावाश्च सैनिकाः ।
सर्वे मे मृदवः शक्र अहं चापि तथाविधः ॥ २५ ॥

senādhipaśca śṛṃgāro hāvabhāvāśca sainikāḥ |
sarve me mṛdavaḥ śakra ahaṃ cāpi tathāvidhaḥ || 25 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.25 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 (2.3.17.25). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Senadhipa, Shringara, Hava, Abhava, Sainika, Sarva, Asmad, Mridu, Shakra, Aha, Capin, Capi, Tathavidha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.25). 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: “senādhipaśca śṛṃgāro hāvabhāvāśca sainikāḥ
  • senādhipaś -
  • senādhipa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śṛṅgāro* -
  • śṛṅgāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hāva -
  • hāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first dual]
  • abhāvāś -
  • abhāva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sainikāḥ -
  • sainika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sainikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sarve me mṛdavaḥ śakra ahaṃ cāpi tathāvidhaḥ
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • mṛdavaḥ -
  • mṛdu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • śakra -
  • śakra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śakra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cāpī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    cāpī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cāpi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tathāvidhaḥ -
  • tathāvidha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.17.25

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 2.3.17.25 in Gujarati sript:
સેનાધિપશ્ચ શૃંગારો હાવભાવાશ્ચ સૈનિકાઃ ।
સર્વે મે મૃદવઃ શક્ર અહં ચાપિ તથાવિધઃ ॥ ૨૫ ॥

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 2.3.17.25 in Kannada sript:
ಸೇನಾಧಿಪಶ್ಚ ಶೃಂಗಾರೋ ಹಾವಭಾವಾಶ್ಚ ಸೈನಿಕಾಃ ।
ಸರ್ವೇ ಮೇ ಮೃದವಃ ಶಕ್ರ ಅಹಂ ಚಾಪಿ ತಥಾವಿಧಃ ॥ ೨೫ ॥

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 2.3.17.25 in Malayalam sript:
സേനാധിപശ്ച ശൃംഗാരോ ഹാവഭാവാശ്ച സൈനികാഃ ।
സര്വേ മേ മൃദവഃ ശക്ര അഹം ചാപി തഥാവിധഃ ॥ ൨൫ ॥

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 2.3.17.25 in Telugu sript:
సేనాధిపశ్చ శృంగారో హావభావాశ్చ సైనికాః ।
సర్వే మే మృదవః శక్ర అహం చాపి తథావిధః ॥ ౨౫ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.3.17.25 in Bengali sript:
সেনাধিপশ্চ শৃংগারো হাবভাবাশ্চ সৈনিকাঃ ।
সর্বে মে মৃদবঃ শক্র অহং চাপি তথাবিধঃ ॥ ২৫ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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