Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 7.8.31 (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 31 contained in chapter 8 of book 3 (शतरुद्रसंहिता, śatarudrasaṃhitā).

Verse 7.8.31

कथम्प्रमथनाथोऽसौ रममाणो निरन्तरम् ।
दिगम्बरः पीतवर्णो शिवया धूलिधूसरः ॥ ३१ ॥

kathampramathanātho'sau ramamāṇo nirantaram |
digambaraḥ pītavarṇo śivayā dhūlidhūsaraḥ || 31 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 7.8.31 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 (7.8.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Katha, Pramathanatha, Asi, Asu, Adah, Ramamana, Nirantara, Digambara, Shiva, Dhuli, Dhusara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 7.8.31). 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: “kathampramathanātho'sau ramamāṇo nirantaram”
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    katham (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    (indeclinable)
    kathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    katham (adverb)
    katha (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    katham (adverb)
    katham (adverb)
    katham (accusative single)
    katham (accusative single)
    katha (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    katham (adverb)
    katham (adverb)
    katham (nominative single)
    katham (nominative single)
    katham (accusative single)
    katham (accusative single)
  • pramathanātho' -
  • pramathanātha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pramathanāthaḥ (nominative single)
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
  • ramamāṇo* -
  • ram -> ramamāṇa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ramamāṇaḥ (nominative single), from √ram (class 1 verb)
  • nirantaram -
  • nirantara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nirantaram (adverb)
    nirantaram (accusative single)
    nirantara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nirantaram (adverb)
    nirantaram (nominative single)
    nirantaram (accusative single)
    nirantarā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nirantaram (adverb)
  • Line2: “digambaraḥ pītavarṇo śivayā dhūlidhūsaraḥ”
  • digambaraḥ -
  • digambara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    digambaraḥ (nominative single)
  • pītavarṇo -
  • śivayā -
  • śivā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    śivayā (instrumental single)
    śivayā (instrumental single)
  • dhūli -
  • dhūli (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    dhūlī (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dhūli (adverb)
    dhūli (vocative single)
    dhūlī (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    dhūli (compound)
    dhūli (adverb)
    dhūli (vocative single)
    dhūlī (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    dhūli (compound)
    dhūli (adverb)
    dhūli (nominative single)
    dhūli (vocative single)
    dhūli (accusative single)
  • dhūsaraḥ -
  • dhūsara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dhūsaraḥ (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 7.8.31

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 7.8.31 in Gujarati sript:
કથમ્પ્રમથનાથોઽસૌ રમમાણો નિરન્તરમ્ ।
દિગમ્બરઃ પીતવર્ણો શિવયા ધૂલિધૂસરઃ ॥ ૩૧ ॥

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 7.8.31 in Kannada sript:
ಕಥಮ್ಪ್ರಮಥನಾಥೋಽಸೌ ರಮಮಾಣೋ ನಿರನ್ತರಮ್ ।
ದಿಗಮ್ಬರಃ ಪೀತವರ್ಣೋ ಶಿವಯಾ ಧೂಲಿಧೂಸರಃ ॥ ೩೧ ॥

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 7.8.31 in Malayalam sript:
കഥമ്പ്രമഥനാഥോഽസൌ രമമാണോ നിരന്തരമ് ।
ദിഗമ്ബരഃ പീതവര്ണോ ശിവയാ ധൂലിധൂസരഃ ॥ ൩൧ ॥

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 7.8.31 in Telugu sript:
కథమ్ప్రమథనాథోఽసౌ రమమాణో నిరన్తరమ్ ।
దిగమ్బరః పీతవర్ణో శివయా ధూలిధూసరః ॥ ౩౧ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 7.8.31 in Bengali sript:
কথম্প্রমথনাথোঽসৌ রমমাণো নিরন্তরম্ ।
দিগম্বরঃ পীতবর্ণো শিবযা ধূলিধূসরঃ ॥ ৩১ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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