Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 9.29.5 (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 5 contained in chapter 29 of book 5 (उमासंहिता, umāsaṃhitā).

Verse 9.29.5

प्रधानं पुरुषो यत्तन्नित्यं सदसदात्मकम् ।
प्रधानपुरुषो भूत्वा निर्ममे लोकभावनः ॥ ५ ॥

pradhānaṃ puruṣo yattannityaṃ sadasadātmakam |
pradhānapuruṣo bhūtvā nirmame lokabhāvanaḥ || 5 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 9.29.5 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 (9.29.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pradhana, Purusha, Yat, Yad, Tan, Itya, Sadasadatmaka, Pradhanapurusha, Nirmama, Lokabhavana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 9.29.5). 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: “pradhānaṃ puruṣo yattannityaṃ sadasadātmakam
  • pradhānam -
  • pradhāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pradhāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pradhānā (noun, feminine)
  • puruṣo* -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tann -
  • tan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • ityam -
  • itya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • sadasadātmakam -
  • sadasadātmaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sadasadātmaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “pradhānapuruṣo bhūtvā nirmame lokabhāvanaḥ
  • pradhānapuruṣo* -
  • pradhānapuruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • nirmame -
  • nirmama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nirmama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nirmamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • lokabhāvanaḥ -
  • lokabhāvana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 9.29.5

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 9.29.5 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રધાનં પુરુષો યત્તન્નિત્યં સદસદાત્મકમ્ ।
પ્રધાનપુરુષો ભૂત્વા નિર્મમે લોકભાવનઃ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 9.29.5 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಧಾನಂ ಪುರುಷೋ ಯತ್ತನ್ನಿತ್ಯಂ ಸದಸದಾತ್ಮಕಮ್ ।
ಪ್ರಧಾನಪುರುಷೋ ಭೂತ್ವಾ ನಿರ್ಮಮೇ ಲೋಕಭಾವನಃ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 9.29.5 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രധാനം പുരുഷോ യത്തന്നിത്യം സദസദാത്മകമ് ।
പ്രധാനപുരുഷോ ഭൂത്വാ നിര്മമേ ലോകഭാവനഃ ॥ ൫ ॥

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 9.29.5 in Telugu sript:
ప్రధానం పురుషో యత్తన్నిత్యం సదసదాత్మకమ్ ।
ప్రధానపురుషో భూత్వా నిర్మమే లోకభావనః ॥ ౫ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 9.29.5 in Bengali sript:
প্রধানং পুরুষো যত্তন্নিত্যং সদসদাত্মকম্ ।
প্রধানপুরুষো ভূত্বা নির্মমে লোকভাবনঃ ॥ ৫ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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