Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 7.42.38 (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 38 contained in chapter 42 of book 3 (शतरुद्रसंहिता, śatarudrasaṃhitā).

Verse 7.42.38

वैद्यनाथावतारो हि नवमस्तत्र कीर्तितः ।
आविर्भूतो रावणार्थं बहुलीलाकरः प्रभुः ॥ ३८ ॥

vaidyanāthāvatāro hi navamastatra kīrtitaḥ |
āvirbhūto rāvaṇārthaṃ bahulīlākaraḥ prabhuḥ || 38 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 7.42.38 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 (7.42.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vaidyanatha, Ara, Navama, Tatra, Kirtita, Avirbhuta, Ravana, Artha, Bahu, Lilakara, Prabhu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 7.42.38). 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: “vaidyanāthāvatāro hi navamastatra kīrtitaḥ
  • vaidyanāthāva -
  • vaidyanātha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • atā -
  • at (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • aro* -
  • ara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • navamas -
  • navama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • kīrtitaḥ -
  • kīrtita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kīrt -> kīrtita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kīrt class 10 verb]
  • Line 2: “āvirbhūto rāvaṇārthaṃ bahulīlākaraḥ prabhuḥ
  • āvirbhūto* -
  • āvirbhūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • rāvaṇā -
  • rāvaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāvaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāvaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bahu -
  • bahu (indeclinable)
    bahu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    bahu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bahu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • līlākaraḥ -
  • līlākara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prabhuḥ -
  • prabhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    prabhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 7.42.38

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 7.42.38 in Gujarati sript:
વૈદ્યનાથાવતારો હિ નવમસ્તત્ર કીર્તિતઃ ।
આવિર્ભૂતો રાવણાર્થં બહુલીલાકરઃ પ્રભુઃ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

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 7.42.38 in Kannada sript:
ವೈದ್ಯನಾಥಾವತಾರೋ ಹಿ ನವಮಸ್ತತ್ರ ಕೀರ್ತಿತಃ ।
ಆವಿರ್ಭೂತೋ ರಾವಣಾರ್ಥಂ ಬಹುಲೀಲಾಕರಃ ಪ್ರಭುಃ ॥ ೩೮ ॥

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 7.42.38 in Malayalam sript:
വൈദ്യനാഥാവതാരോ ഹി നവമസ്തത്ര കീര്തിതഃ ।
ആവിര്ഭൂതോ രാവണാര്ഥം ബഹുലീലാകരഃ പ്രഭുഃ ॥ ൩൮ ॥

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 7.42.38 in Telugu sript:
వైద్యనాథావతారో హి నవమస్తత్ర కీర్తితః ।
ఆవిర్భూతో రావణార్థం బహులీలాకరః ప్రభుః ॥ ౩౮ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 7.42.38 in Bengali sript:
বৈদ্যনাথাবতারো হি নবমস্তত্র কীর্তিতঃ ।
আবির্ভূতো রাবণার্থং বহুলীলাকরঃ প্রভুঃ ॥ ৩৮ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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