Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 8.8.2 (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 2 contained in chapter 8 of book 4 (कोटिरुद्रसंहिता, koṭirudrasaṃhitā).

Verse 8.8.2

कपिलायां नगर्यां तु कालरामेश्वराभिधे ।
शिवलिंगे महादिव्ये दर्शनात्पापहारके ॥ २ ॥

kapilāyāṃ nagaryāṃ tu kālarāmeśvarābhidhe |
śivaliṃge mahādivye darśanātpāpahārake || 2 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 8.8.2 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 (8.8.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kapila, Nagari, Kala, Rameshvara, Abhidha, Shivalinga, Mahadivya, Darshana, Papaharaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 8.8.2). 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: “kapilāyāṃ nagaryāṃ tu kālarāmeśvarābhidhe
  • kapilāyām -
  • kapilā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • nagaryām -
  • nagarī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • kāla -
  • kāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rāmeśvarā -
  • rāmeśvara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāmeśvara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • abhidhe -
  • abhidhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “śivaliṃge mahādivye darśanātpāpahārake
  • śivaliṅge -
  • śivaliṅga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śivaliṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • mahādivye -
  • mahādivya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahādivya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • darśanāt -
  • darśana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    darśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • pāpahārake -
  • pāpahāraka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pāpahāraka (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 8.8.2

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 8.8.2 in Gujarati sript:
કપિલાયાં નગર્યાં તુ કાલરામેશ્વરાભિધે ।
શિવલિંગે મહાદિવ્યે દર્શનાત્પાપહારકે ॥ ૨ ॥

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 8.8.2 in Kannada sript:
ಕಪಿಲಾಯಾಂ ನಗರ್ಯಾಂ ತು ಕಾಲರಾಮೇಶ್ವರಾಭಿಧೇ ।
ಶಿವಲಿಂಗೇ ಮಹಾದಿವ್ಯೇ ದರ್ಶನಾತ್ಪಾಪಹಾರಕೇ ॥ ೨ ॥

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 8.8.2 in Malayalam sript:
കപിലായാം നഗര്യാം തു കാലരാമേശ്വരാഭിധേ ।
ശിവലിംഗേ മഹാദിവ്യേ ദര്ശനാത്പാപഹാരകേ ॥ ൨ ॥

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 8.8.2 in Telugu sript:
కపిలాయాం నగర్యాం తు కాలరామేశ్వరాభిధే ।
శివలింగే మహాదివ్యే దర్శనాత్పాపహారకే ॥ ౨ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 8.8.2 in Bengali sript:
কপিলাযাং নগর্যাং তু কালরামেশ্বরাভিধে ।
শিবলিংগে মহাদিব্যে দর্শনাত্পাপহারকে ॥ ২ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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