Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 2.5.10.11 (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 11 contained in chapter 10 of book 2.5 (रुद्रसंहिता (५): युद्धखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (5): yuddhakhaṇḍa).

Verse 2.5.10.11

स स्वतंत्रः परं ब्रह्म सगुणो निर्गुणोऽपि ह ।
अलक्ष्यः सकलैस्स्वामी परमात्मा निरंजनः ॥ ११ ॥

sa svataṃtraḥ paraṃ brahma saguṇo nirguṇo'pi ha |
alakṣyaḥ sakalaissvāmī paramātmā niraṃjanaḥ || 11 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 2.5.10.11 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 (2.5.10.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Svatantra, Param, Para, Brahma, Brahman, Saguna, Nirguna, Api, Han, Alakshya, Alakshi, Sakala, Svamin, Paramatma, Niranjana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 2.5.10.11). 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: “sa svataṃtraḥ paraṃ brahma saguṇo nirguṇo'pi ha
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svatantraḥ -
  • svatantra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • brahma -
  • brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • saguṇo* -
  • saguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nirguṇo' -
  • nirguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ha -
  • ha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    han (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “alakṣyaḥ sakalaissvāmī paramātmā niraṃjanaḥ
  • alakṣyaḥ -
  • alakṣya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    alakṣī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • sakalais -
  • sakala (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sakala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • svāmī -
  • svāmin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • paramātmā* -
  • paramātma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    paramātmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nirañjanaḥ -
  • nirañjana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 2.5.10.11

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 2.5.10.11 in Gujarati sript:
સ સ્વતંત્રઃ પરં બ્રહ્મ સગુણો નિર્ગુણોઽપિ હ ।
અલક્ષ્યઃ સકલૈસ્સ્વામી પરમાત્મા નિરંજનઃ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 2.5.10.11 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ಸ್ವತಂತ್ರಃ ಪರಂ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮ ಸಗುಣೋ ನಿರ್ಗುಣೋಽಪಿ ಹ ।
ಅಲಕ್ಷ್ಯಃ ಸಕಲೈಸ್ಸ್ವಾಮೀ ಪರಮಾತ್ಮಾ ನಿರಂಜನಃ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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 2.5.10.11 in Malayalam sript:
സ സ്വതംത്രഃ പരം ബ്രഹ്മ സഗുണോ നിര്ഗുണോഽപി ഹ ।
അലക്ഷ്യഃ സകലൈസ്സ്വാമീ പരമാത്മാ നിരംജനഃ ॥ ൧൧ ॥

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 2.5.10.11 in Telugu sript:
స స్వతంత్రః పరం బ్రహ్మ సగుణో నిర్గుణోఽపి హ ।
అలక్ష్యః సకలైస్స్వామీ పరమాత్మా నిరంజనః ॥ ౧౧ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 2.5.10.11 in Bengali sript:
স স্বতংত্রঃ পরং ব্রহ্ম সগুণো নির্গুণোঽপি হ ।
অলক্ষ্যঃ সকলৈস্স্বামী পরমাত্মা নিরংজনঃ ॥ ১১ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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