Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 8.12.52 (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 52 contained in chapter 12 of book 4 (कोटिरुद्रसंहिता, koṭirudrasaṃhitā).

Verse 8.12.52

लोकानां स्थापिते लिंगे कल्याणं चाभवत्तदा ।
प्रसिद्धं चैव तल्लिंगं त्रिलोक्यामभवद्द्विजाः ॥ ५२ ॥

lokānāṃ sthāpite liṃge kalyāṇaṃ cābhavattadā |
prasiddhaṃ caiva talliṃgaṃ trilokyāmabhavaddvijāḥ || 52 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 8.12.52 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 (8.12.52). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Loka, Sthapita, Linga, Kalyana, Tada, Prasiddha, Tat, Tad, Triloki, Dvija,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 8.12.52). 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: “lokānāṃ sthāpite liṃge kalyāṇaṃ cābhavattadā
  • lokānām -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • sthāpite -
  • sthāpita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sthāpita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sthāpitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sthā -> sthāpita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā]
    sthā -> sthāpita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √sthā], [vocative dual from √sthā], [accusative dual from √sthā], [locative single from √sthā]
    sthā -> sthāpitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √sthā], [vocative single from √sthā], [vocative dual from √sthā], [accusative dual from √sthā]
  • liṅge -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    liṅg (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • kalyāṇam -
  • kalyāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kalyāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “prasiddhaṃ caiva talliṃgaṃ trilokyāmabhavaddvijāḥ
  • prasiddham -
  • prasiddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prasiddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prasiddhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • tal -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • liṅgam -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • trilokyām -
  • trilokī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • abhavad -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • dvijāḥ -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dvijā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 8.12.52

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 8.12.52 in Gujarati sript:
લોકાનાં સ્થાપિતે લિંગે કલ્યાણં ચાભવત્તદા ।
પ્રસિદ્ધં ચૈવ તલ્લિંગં ત્રિલોક્યામભવદ્દ્વિજાઃ ॥ ૫૨ ॥

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 8.12.52 in Kannada sript:
ಲೋಕಾನಾಂ ಸ್ಥಾಪಿತೇ ಲಿಂಗೇ ಕಲ್ಯಾಣಂ ಚಾಭವತ್ತದಾ ।
ಪ್ರಸಿದ್ಧಂ ಚೈವ ತಲ್ಲಿಂಗಂ ತ್ರಿಲೋಕ್ಯಾಮಭವದ್ದ್ವಿಜಾಃ ॥ ೫೨ ॥

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 8.12.52 in Malayalam sript:
ലോകാനാം സ്ഥാപിതേ ലിംഗേ കല്യാണം ചാഭവത്തദാ ।
പ്രസിദ്ധം ചൈവ തല്ലിംഗം ത്രിലോക്യാമഭവദ്ദ്വിജാഃ ॥ ൫൨ ॥

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 8.12.52 in Telugu sript:
లోకానాం స్థాపితే లింగే కల్యాణం చాభవత్తదా ।
ప్రసిద్ధం చైవ తల్లింగం త్రిలోక్యామభవద్ద్విజాః ॥ ౫౨ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 8.12.52 in Bengali sript:
লোকানাং স্থাপিতে লিংগে কল্যাণং চাভবত্তদা ।
প্রসিদ্ধং চৈব তল্লিংগং ত্রিলোক্যামভবদ্দ্বিজাঃ ॥ ৫২ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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