Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 7.1.17.23 (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 23 contained in chapter 17 of book 7.1 (वायवीयसंहिता (१): पूर्वभाग, vāyavīyasaṃhitā (1): pūrvabhāga).

Verse 7.1.17.23

कन्याचतुष्टयं चैव महीयांसस्तदन्वयाः ।
येषां वंशे समुत्पन्नो बहुपुत्रस्य कश्यपः ।
स्मृतिश्चांगिरसः पत्नी जनयामास वै सुतौ ।
आग्नीध्रं शरभञ्चैव तथा कन्याचतुष्टयम् ॥ २३ ॥

kanyācatuṣṭayaṃ caiva mahīyāṃsastadanvayāḥ |
yeṣāṃ vaṃśe samutpanno bahuputrasya kaśyapaḥ |
smṛtiścāṃgirasaḥ patnī janayāmāsa vai sutau |
āgnīdhraṃ śarabhañcaiva tathā kanyācatuṣṭayam || 23 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 7.1.17.23 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 (7.1.17.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kani, Kanya, Catushtaya, Mahiyas, Tadanvaya, Yah, Yat, Vamsha, Samutpanna, Bahuputra, Kashyapa, Smriti, Angiras, Angirasa, Patni, Sut, Suta, Suti, Agnidhra, Tatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 7.1.17.23). 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.

  • Line1: “kanyācatuṣṭayaṃ caiva mahīyāṃsastadanvayāḥ”
  • kanyā -
  • kanī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kanyā (instrumental single)
    kanyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kanyā (nominative single)
  • catuṣṭayam -
  • catuṣṭaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    catuṣṭayam (adverb)
    catuṣṭayam (accusative single)
    catuṣṭaya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    catuṣṭayam (adverb)
    catuṣṭayam (nominative single)
    catuṣṭayam (accusative single)
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • mahīyāṃsas -
  • mahīyas (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mahīyāṃsaḥ (nominative plural)
    mahīyāṃsaḥ (vocative plural)
  • tadanvayāḥ -
  • tadanvaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tadanvayāḥ (nominative plural)
    tadanvayāḥ (vocative plural)
    tadanvayā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tadanvayāḥ (nominative plural)
    tadanvayāḥ (vocative plural)
    tadanvayāḥ (accusative plural)
  • Line2: “yeṣāṃ vaṃśe samutpanno bahuputrasya kaśyapaḥ”
  • yeṣām -
  • ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yeṣām (genitive plural)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yeṣām (genitive plural)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    yeṣām (genitive plural)
  • vaṃśe -
  • vaṃśa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vaṃśe (locative single)
    vaṃśā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    vaṃśe (nominative dual)
    vaṃśe (vocative single)
    vaṃśe (vocative dual)
    vaṃśe (accusative dual)
  • samutpanno* -
  • samutpanna (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    samutpannaḥ (nominative single)
  • bahuputrasya -
  • bahuputra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bahuputrasya (genitive single)
    bahuputra (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    bahuputrasya (genitive single)
  • kaśyapaḥ -
  • kaśyapa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaśyapaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line3: “smṛtiścāṃgirasaḥ patnī janayāmāsa vai sutau”
  • smṛtiś -
  • smṛti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    smṛtiḥ (nominative single)
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
  • aṅgirasaḥ -
  • aṅgiras (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    aṅgirasaḥ (nominative plural)
    aṅgirasaḥ (vocative plural)
    aṅgirasaḥ (accusative plural)
    aṅgirasaḥ (ablative single)
    aṅgirasaḥ (genitive single)
    aṅgirasa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aṅgirasaḥ (nominative single)
  • patnī -
  • patnī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    patnī (nominative single)
  • janayāmā -
  • jan (verb class 10); (1 der.)
    janayāma (imperative active first plural)
    jan (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    janayāma (imperative active first plural)
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asa (compound)
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    vai (present middle first single)
    vai (imperative middle first single)
  • sutau -
  • sut (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    sutau (nominative dual)
    sutau (vocative dual)
    sutau (accusative dual)
    suta (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    sutau (nominative dual)
    sutau (vocative dual)
    sutau (accusative dual)
    suti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sutau (locative single)
    su -> suta (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    sutau (nominative dual), from √su (class 5 verb)
    sutau (vocative dual), from √su (class 5 verb)
    sutau (accusative dual), from √su (class 5 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    sutau (nominative dual), from √ (class 6 verb)
    sutau (vocative dual), from √ (class 6 verb)
    sutau (accusative dual), from √ (class 6 verb)
    -> suta (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    sutau (nominative dual), from √ (class 2 verb)
    sutau (vocative dual), from √ (class 2 verb)
    sutau (accusative dual), from √ (class 2 verb)
  • Line4: “āgnīdhraṃ śarabhañcaiva tathā kanyācatuṣṭayam”
  • āgnīdhram -
  • āgnīdhra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āgnīdhram (adverb)
    āgnīdhram (accusative single)
    āgnīdhra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    āgnīdhram (adverb)
    āgnīdhram (nominative single)
    āgnīdhram (accusative single)
    āgnīdhrā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āgnīdhram (adverb)
  • Cannot analyse śarabhañcaiva*ta
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tathā (nominative single)
  • kanyā -
  • kanī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kanyā (instrumental single)
    kanyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kanyā (nominative single)
  • catuṣṭayam -
  • catuṣṭaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    catuṣṭayam (adverb)
    catuṣṭayam (accusative single)
    catuṣṭaya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    catuṣṭayam (adverb)
    catuṣṭayam (nominative single)
    catuṣṭayam (accusative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 7.1.17.23

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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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Shri Shiva Purana (Set of 2 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation

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Shiva Purana (Gujarati)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2013)

[સંક્ષિપ્ત શિવપુરાણ] — Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (9788129301840)

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Preview of verse 7.1.17.23 in Gujarati sript:
કન્યાચતુષ્ટયં ચૈવ મહીયાંસસ્તદન્વયાઃ ।
યેષાં વંશે સમુત્પન્નો બહુપુત્રસ્ય કશ્યપઃ ।
સ્મૃતિશ્ચાંગિરસઃ પત્ની જનયામાસ વૈ સુતૌ ।
આગ્નીધ્રં શરભઞ્ચૈવ તથા કન્યાચતુષ્ટયમ્ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 7.1.17.23 in Kannada sript:
ಕನ್ಯಾಚತುಷ್ಟಯಂ ಚೈವ ಮಹೀಯಾಂಸಸ್ತದನ್ವಯಾಃ ।
ಯೇಷಾಂ ವಂಶೇ ಸಮುತ್ಪನ್ನೋ ಬಹುಪುತ್ರಸ್ಯ ಕಶ್ಯಪಃ ।
ಸ್ಮೃತಿಶ್ಚಾಂಗಿರಸಃ ಪತ್ನೀ ಜನಯಾಮಾಸ ವೈ ಸುತೌ ।
ಆಗ್ನೀಧ್ರಂ ಶರಭಞ್ಚೈವ ತಥಾ ಕನ್ಯಾಚತುಷ್ಟಯಮ್ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

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 7.1.17.23 in Malayalam sript:
കന്യാചതുഷ്ടയം ചൈവ മഹീയാംസസ്തദന്വയാഃ ।
യേഷാം വംശേ സമുത്പന്നോ ബഹുപുത്രസ്യ കശ്യപഃ ।
സ്മൃതിശ്ചാംഗിരസഃ പത്നീ ജനയാമാസ വൈ സുതൌ ।
ആഗ്നീധ്രം ശരഭഞ്ചൈവ തഥാ കന്യാചതുഷ്ടയമ് ॥ ൨൩ ॥

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 7.1.17.23 in Telugu sript:
కన్యాచతుష్టయం చైవ మహీయాంసస్తదన్వయాః ।
యేషాం వంశే సముత్పన్నో బహుపుత్రస్య కశ్యపః ।
స్మృతిశ్చాంగిరసః పత్నీ జనయామాస వై సుతౌ ।
ఆగ్నీధ్రం శరభఞ్చైవ తథా కన్యాచతుష్టయమ్ ॥ ౨౩ ॥

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 7.1.17.23 in Bengali sript:
কন্যাচতুষ্টযং চৈব মহীযাংসস্তদন্বযাঃ ।
যেষাং বংশে সমুত্পন্নো বহুপুত্রস্য কশ্যপঃ ।
স্মৃতিশ্চাংগিরসঃ পত্নী জনযামাস বৈ সুতৌ ।
আগ্নীধ্রং শরভঞ্চৈব তথা কন্যাচতুষ্টযম্ ॥ ২৩ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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