Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana verse (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 36 contained in chapter 33 of book 2.5 (रुद्रसंहिता (५): युद्धखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (5): yuddhakhaṇḍa).


उग्रदंष्ट्रश्चोग्रदण्डः कोरटः कोटभस्तथा ।
स्वयं शतभुजा देवी भद्रकाली महेश्वरी ॥ ३६ ॥

ugradaṃṣṭraścogradaṇḍaḥ koraṭaḥ koṭabhastathā |
svayaṃ śatabhujā devī bhadrakālī maheśvarī || 36 ||

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

Ugradamshtra, Ugradanda, Kora, Kota, Bha, Tatha, Svayam, Shata, Bhuja, Devi, Devin, Bhadrakali, Maheshvari,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 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: “ugradaṃṣṭraścogradaṇḍaḥ koraṭaḥ koṭabhastathā
  • ugradaṃṣṭraś -
  • ugradaṃṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • co -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ugradaṇḍaḥ -
  • ugradaṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kora -
  • kora (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṭaḥ -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • koṭa -
  • koṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhas -
  • bha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “svayaṃ śatabhujā devī bhadrakālī maheśvarī
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
  • śata -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhujā* -
  • bhuja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhujā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • devī -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    devin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhadrakālī -
  • bhadrakālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • maheśvarī -
  • maheśvarī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]

Other editions:

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

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 in Gujarati sript:
ઉગ્રદંષ્ટ્રશ્ચોગ્રદણ્ડઃ કોરટઃ કોટભસ્તથા ।
સ્વયં શતભુજા દેવી ભદ્રકાલી મહેશ્વરી ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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 in Kannada sript:
ಉಗ್ರದಂಷ್ಟ್ರಶ್ಚೋಗ್ರದಣ್ಡಃ ಕೋರಟಃ ಕೋಟಭಸ್ತಥಾ ।
ಸ್ವಯಂ ಶತಭುಜಾ ದೇವೀ ಭದ್ರಕಾಲೀ ಮಹೇಶ್ವರೀ ॥ ೩೬ ॥

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 in Malayalam sript:
ഉഗ്രദംഷ്ട്രശ്ചോഗ്രദണ്ഡഃ കോരടഃ കോടഭസ്തഥാ ।
സ്വയം ശതഭുജാ ദേവീ ഭദ്രകാലീ മഹേശ്വരീ ॥ ൩൬ ॥

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 in Telugu sript:
ఉగ్రదంష్ట్రశ్చోగ్రదణ్డః కోరటః కోటభస్తథా ।
స్వయం శతభుజా దేవీ భద్రకాలీ మహేశ్వరీ ॥ ౩౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
উগ্রদংষ্ট্রশ্চোগ্রদণ্ডঃ কোরটঃ কোটভস্তথা ।
স্বযং শতভুজা দেবী ভদ্রকালী মহেশ্বরী ॥ ৩৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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