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 19 contained in chapter 38 of book 2.5 (रुद्रसंहिता (५): युद्धखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (5): yuddhakhaṇḍa).


इत्याकर्ण्य भद्रकाली न चिक्षेप तदस्त्रकम् ।
शतलक्षं दानवानां जघास लीलया क्षुधा ॥ १९ ॥

ityākarṇya bhadrakālī na cikṣepa tadastrakam |
śatalakṣaṃ dānavānāṃ jaghāsa līlayā kṣudhā || 19 ||

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.

Iti, Itya, Akarnya, Bhadrakali, Tada, Tri, Tra, Aka, Shatalaksha, Danava, Lila, Kshudh, Kshudha,

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: “ityākarṇya bhadrakālī na cikṣepa tadastrakam
  • ityā -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    itya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> itya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ityā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • ākarṇya -
  • ākarṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ākarṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhadrakālī -
  • bhadrakālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cikṣepa -
  • kṣip (verb class 4)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṣip (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tadas -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tra -
  • tṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akam -
  • aka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “śatalakṣaṃ dānavānāṃ jaghāsa līlayā kṣudhā
  • śatalakṣam -
  • śatalakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dānavānām -
  • dānava (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dānava (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • jaghāsa -
  • ghas (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • līlayā -
  • līlā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • kṣudhā -
  • kṣudh (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṣudhā (noun, feminine)
    [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:
ઇત્યાકર્ણ્ય ભદ્રકાલી ન ચિક્ષેપ તદસ્ત્રકમ્ ।
શતલક્ષં દાનવાનાં જઘાસ લીલયા ક્ષુધા ॥ ૧૯ ॥

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:
ಇತ್ಯಾಕರ್ಣ್ಯ ಭದ್ರಕಾಲೀ ನ ಚಿಕ್ಷೇಪ ತದಸ್ತ್ರಕಮ್ ।
ಶತಲಕ್ಷಂ ದಾನವಾನಾಂ ಜಘಾಸ ಲೀಲಯಾ ಕ್ಷುಧಾ ॥ ೧೯ ॥

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:
ഇത്യാകര്ണ്യ ഭദ്രകാലീ ന ചിക്ഷേപ തദസ്ത്രകമ് ।
ശതലക്ഷം ദാനവാനാം ജഘാസ ലീലയാ ക്ഷുധാ ॥ ൧൯ ॥

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:
ఇత్యాకర్ణ్య భద్రకాలీ న చిక్షేప తదస్త్రకమ్ ।
శతలక్షం దానవానాం జఘాస లీలయా క్షుధా ॥ ౧౯ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
ইত্যাকর্ণ্য ভদ্রকালী ন চিক্ষেপ তদস্ত্রকম্ ।
শতলক্ষং দানবানাং জঘাস লীলযা ক্ষুধা ॥ ১৯ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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