Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.3.31.18 (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 18 contained in chapter 31 of book 2.3 (रुद्रसंहिता (३): पार्वतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (3): pārvatīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.3.31.18

अथवा गच्छत सुरा ब्रह्मलोकं सवासवाः ।
वृत्तं कथयत स्वं तत्स वः कार्यं करिष्यति ॥ १८ ॥

athavā gacchata surā brahmalokaṃ savāsavāḥ |
vṛttaṃ kathayata svaṃ tatsa vaḥ kāryaṃ kariṣyati || 18 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.31.18 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 (2.3.31.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Athava, Sura, Brahmaloka, Savasa, Var, Vritta, Sva, Tat, Tad, Yushmad, Karya, Karishyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.31.18). 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: “athavā gacchata surā brahmalokaṃ savāsavāḥ
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • gacchata -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • surā* -
  • sura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    surā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • brahmalokam -
  • brahmaloka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • savāsa -
  • savāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    savāsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāḥ -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “vṛttaṃ kathayata svaṃ tatsa vaḥ kāryaṃ kariṣyati
  • vṛttam -
  • vṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    vṛt -> vṛtta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
    vṛt -> vṛtta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vṛt class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
  • kathayata -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • svam -
  • sva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    svan (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    sva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vaḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • kāryam -
  • kārya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kārya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • kariṣyati -
  • kariṣyat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kariṣyat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [future active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 5)
    [future active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 9)
    [future active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.31.18

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 2.3.31.18 in Gujarati sript:
અથવા ગચ્છત સુરા બ્રહ્મલોકં સવાસવાઃ ।
વૃત્તં કથયત સ્વં તત્સ વઃ કાર્યં કરિષ્યતિ ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 2.3.31.18 in Kannada sript:
ಅಥವಾ ಗಚ್ಛತ ಸುರಾ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಲೋಕಂ ಸವಾಸವಾಃ ।
ವೃತ್ತಂ ಕಥಯತ ಸ್ವಂ ತತ್ಸ ವಃ ಕಾರ್ಯಂ ಕರಿಷ್ಯತಿ ॥ ೧೮ ॥

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 2.3.31.18 in Malayalam sript:
അഥവാ ഗച്ഛത സുരാ ബ്രഹ്മലോകം സവാസവാഃ ।
വൃത്തം കഥയത സ്വം തത്സ വഃ കാര്യം കരിഷ്യതി ॥ ൧൮ ॥

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 2.3.31.18 in Telugu sript:
అథవా గచ్ఛత సురా బ్రహ్మలోకం సవాసవాః ।
వృత్తం కథయత స్వం తత్స వః కార్యం కరిష్యతి ॥ ౧౮ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.3.31.18 in Bengali sript:
অথবা গচ্ছত সুরা ব্রহ্মলোকং সবাসবাঃ ।
বৃত্তং কথযত স্বং তত্স বঃ কার্যং করিষ্যতি ॥ ১৮ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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