Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.3.47.16 (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 47 of book 2.3 (रुद्रसंहिता (३): पार्वतीखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (3): pārvatīkhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.3.47.16

महीधरान्द्विजांश्चैव परानपि तदा गिरिः ।
प्रेषयामास सुप्रीत्या शिवानयनकाम्यया ॥ १६ ॥

mahīdharāndvijāṃścaiva parānapi tadā giriḥ |
preṣayāmāsa suprītyā śivānayanakāmyayā || 16 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.47.16 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 (2.3.47.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mahidhara, Dvija, Para, Tada, Giri, Presha, Yama, Yaman, Supriti, Shiva, Ayana, Kamya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.47.16). 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.

  • Line1: “mahīdharāndvijāṃścaiva parānapi tadā giriḥ”
  • mahīdharān -
  • mahīdhara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mahīdharān (accusative plural)
  • dvijāṃś -
  • dvija (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dvijān (accusative plural)
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • parān -
  • para (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    parān (accusative plural)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • tadā* -
  • tadā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tadāḥ (nominative plural)
    tadāḥ (vocative plural)
    tadāḥ (accusative plural)
    tada (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tadāḥ (nominative plural)
    tadāḥ (vocative plural)
  • giriḥ -
  • giri (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    giriḥ (nominative single)
    giri (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    giriḥ (nominative single)
  • Line2: “preṣayāmāsa suprītyā śivānayanakāmyayā”
  • preṣa -
  • preṣa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    preṣa (vocative single)
    preṣ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    preṣa (imperative active second single)
  • yāmā -
  • yāma (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (compound)
    yāma (vocative single)
    yāma (vocative single)
    yāman (noun, neuter); (10 der.)
    yāma (compound)
    yāma (adverb)
    yāma (compound)
    yāma (adverb)
    yāma (nominative single)
    yāma (vocative single)
    yāma (accusative single)
    yāma (nominative single)
    yāma (vocative single)
    yāma (accusative single)
    yāma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    yāma (vocative single)
    yāmā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    yāmā (nominative single)
    yāmā (nominative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yāma (imperative active first plural)
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asa (compound)
  • suprītyā -
  • suprīti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    suprītyā (instrumental single)
  • śivān -
  • śiva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śivān (accusative plural)
  • ayana -
  • ayana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ayana (vocative single)
    ayana (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ayana (vocative single)
  • kāmyayā -
  • kāmyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kāmyayā (instrumental single)
    kam -> kāmyā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    kāmyayā (instrumental single), from √kam

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.3.47.16

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 2.3.47.16 in Gujarati sript:
મહીધરાન્દ્વિજાંશ્ચૈવ પરાનપિ તદા ગિરિઃ ।
પ્રેષયામાસ સુપ્રીત્યા શિવાનયનકામ્યયા ॥ 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 2.3.47.16 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹೀಧರಾನ್ದ್ವಿಜಾಂಶ್ಚೈವ ಪರಾನಪಿ ತದಾ ಗಿರಿಃ ।
ಪ್ರೇಷಯಾಮಾಸ ಸುಪ್ರೀತ್ಯಾ ಶಿವಾನಯನಕಾಮ್ಯಯಾ ॥ 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 2.3.47.16 in Malayalam sript:
മഹീധരാന്ദ്വിജാംശ്ചൈവ പരാനപി തദാ ഗിരിഃ ।
പ്രേഷയാമാസ സുപ്രീത്യാ ശിവാനയനകാമ്യയാ ॥ 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 2.3.47.16 in Telugu sript:
మహీధరాన్ద్విజాంశ్చైవ పరానపి తదా గిరిః ।
ప్రేషయామాస సుప్రీత్యా శివానయనకామ్యయా ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.3.47.16 in Bengali sript:
মহীধরান্দ্বিজাংশ্চৈব পরানপি তদা গিরিঃ ।
প্রেষযামাস সুপ্রীত্যা শিবানযনকাম্যযা ॥ ১৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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