Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 8.9.1 (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 1 contained in chapter 9 of book 4 (कोटिरुद्रसंहिता, koṭirudrasaṃhitā).

Verse 8.9.1

ऋषय ऊचुः ।
सूतसूत महाभाग धन्यस्त्वं शैवसत्तमः ।
चाण्डाली का समाख्याता तत्कथां कथय प्रभो ॥ १ ॥

ṛṣaya ūcuḥ |
sūtasūta mahābhāga dhanyastvaṃ śaivasattamaḥ |
cāṇḍālī kā samākhyātā tatkathāṃ kathaya prabho || 1 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 8.9.1 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 (8.9.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rishi, Suta, Mahabhaga, Dhanya, Dhani, Tva, Yushmad, Shaiva, Sattama, Candali, Samakhyata, Tat, Tad, Katha, 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 8.9.1). 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: “ṛṣaya ūcuḥ
  • ṛṣaya* -
  • ṛṣi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ūcuḥ -
  • uc (verb class 4)
    [perfect active third plural]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • Line 2: “sūtasūta mahābhāga dhanyastvaṃ śaivasattamaḥ
  • sūta -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √su class 1 verb], [vocative single from √su class 2 verb]
    su -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √su class 1 verb], [vocative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • sūta -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √su class 1 verb], [vocative single from √su class 2 verb]
    su -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √su class 1 verb], [vocative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • mahābhāga -
  • mahābhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahābhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhanyas -
  • dhanya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dhanī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhanī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • śaiva -
  • śaiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sattamaḥ -
  • sattama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “cāṇḍālī samākhyātā tatkathāṃ kathaya prabho
  • cāṇḍālī -
  • cāṇḍālī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    cāṇḍāli (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • samākhyātā -
  • samākhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kathām -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • kathaya -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [imperative active second single]
  • prabho -
  • prabhu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    prabhu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 8.9.1

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 8.9.1 in Gujarati sript:
ઋષય ઊચુઃ ।
સૂતસૂત મહાભાગ ધન્યસ્ત્વં શૈવસત્તમઃ ।
ચાણ્ડાલી કા સમાખ્યાતા તત્કથાં કથય પ્રભો ॥ ૧ ॥

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 8.9.1 in Kannada sript:
ಋಷಯ ಊಚುಃ ।
ಸೂತಸೂತ ಮಹಾಭಾಗ ಧನ್ಯಸ್ತ್ವಂ ಶೈವಸತ್ತಮಃ ।
ಚಾಣ್ಡಾಲೀ ಕಾ ಸಮಾಖ್ಯಾತಾ ತತ್ಕಥಾಂ ಕಥಯ ಪ್ರಭೋ ॥ ೧ ॥

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 8.9.1 in Malayalam sript:
ഋഷയ ഊചുഃ ।
സൂതസൂത മഹാഭാഗ ധന്യസ്ത്വം ശൈവസത്തമഃ ।
ചാണ്ഡാലീ കാ സമാഖ്യാതാ തത്കഥാം കഥയ പ്രഭോ ॥ ൧ ॥

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 8.9.1 in Telugu sript:
ఋషయ ఊచుః ।
సూతసూత మహాభాగ ధన్యస్త్వం శైవసత్తమః ।
చాణ్డాలీ కా సమాఖ్యాతా తత్కథాం కథయ ప్రభో ॥ ౧ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 8.9.1 in Bengali sript:
ঋষয ঊচুঃ ।
সূতসূত মহাভাগ ধন্যস্ত্বং শৈবসত্তমঃ ।
চাণ্ডালী কা সমাখ্যাতা তত্কথাং কথয প্রভো ॥ ১ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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