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 48 contained in chapter 48 of book 2.5 (रुद्रसंहिता (५): युद्धखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (5): yuddhakhaṇḍa).


निगीर्णनमिति प्रोक्तं शंकरेण कवे रणे ।
शृणु मंत्रं च तं जप्तो यश्शंभोः कविनोदरे ॥ ४८ ॥

nigīrṇanamiti proktaṃ śaṃkareṇa kave raṇe |
śṛṇu maṃtraṃ ca taṃ japto yaśśaṃbhoḥ kavinodare || 48 ||

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.

Nigirna, Mit, Prokta, Shankara, Kava, Kavi, Rana, Mantra, Japta, Yah, Shambhu, Udara,

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: “nigīrṇanamiti proktaṃ śaṃkareṇa kave raṇe
  • nigīrṇa -
  • nigīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nigīrṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • miti -
  • miti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mit (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • proktam -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prokta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
  • śaṅkareṇa -
  • śaṅkara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śaṅkara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kave -
  • kava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kavā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kavi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    kavi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    kav (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
    (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • raṇe -
  • raṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    raṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 2: “śṛṇu maṃtraṃ ca taṃ japto yaśśaṃbhoḥ kavinodare
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • mantram -
  • mantra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mantrā (noun, feminine)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • japto* -
  • japta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jap -> japta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √jap class 1 verb]
  • yaś -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śambhoḥ -
  • śambhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śambhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • kavino -
  • kavi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kavi (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • udare -
  • udara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative 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:
નિગીર્ણનમિતિ પ્રોક્તં શંકરેણ કવે રણે ।
શૃણુ મંત્રં ચ તં જપ્તો યશ્શંભોઃ કવિનોદરે ॥ ૪૮ ॥

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:
ನಿಗೀರ್ಣನಮಿತಿ ಪ್ರೋಕ್ತಂ ಶಂಕರೇಣ ಕವೇ ರಣೇ ।
ಶೃಣು ಮಂತ್ರಂ ಚ ತಂ ಜಪ್ತೋ ಯಶ್ಶಂಭೋಃ ಕವಿನೋದರೇ ॥ ೪೮ ॥

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:
നിഗീര്ണനമിതി പ്രോക്തം ശംകരേണ കവേ രണേ ।
ശൃണു മംത്രം ച തം ജപ്തോ യശ്ശംഭോഃ കവിനോദരേ ॥ ൪൮ ॥

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:
నిగీర్ణనమితి ప్రోక్తం శంకరేణ కవే రణే ।
శృణు మంత్రం చ తం జప్తో యశ్శంభోః కవినోదరే ॥ ౪౮ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
নিগীর্ণনমিতি প্রোক্তং শংকরেণ কবে রণে ।
শৃণু মংত্রং চ তং জপ্তো যশ্শংভোঃ কবিনোদরে ॥ ৪৮ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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