Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 7.2.7.40 (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 40 contained in chapter 7 of book 7.2 (वायवीयसंहिता (२): उत्तरभाग, vāyavīyasaṃhitā (2): uttarabhāga).

Verse 7.2.7.40

तस्माद्विवर्धयेद्भक्तिं शिवे परमकारणे ।
त्यजेच्च विषयासंगं श्रेयो ऽर्थी मतिमान्नरः ॥ ४० ॥

tasmādvivardhayedbhaktiṃ śive paramakāraṇe |
tyajecca viṣayāsaṃgaṃ śreyo 'rthī matimānnaraḥ || 40 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 7.2.7.40 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 (7.2.7.40). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tasmat, Tad, Bhakti, Shiva, Shivi, Paramakarana, Visha, Vishaya, Asanga, Shreyah, Shreyas, Shreya, Arthin, Arthi, Matimat, Ara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 7.2.7.40). 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: “tasmādvivardhayedbhaktiṃ śive paramakāraṇe
  • tasmād -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • vi -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • vardhayed -
  • vardh (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
    vṛdh (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • bhaktim -
  • bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śive -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śivā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śivi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    śivi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • paramakāraṇe -
  • paramakāraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    paramakāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 2: “tyajecca viṣayāsaṃgaṃ śreyo 'rthī matimānnaraḥ
  • tyajec -
  • tyaj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣayā -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    viṣā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • asaṅgam -
  • asaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    asaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • śreyo' -
  • śreyaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śreyas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śreyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrā -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrā class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 4 verb]
    śrai -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrai class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 4 verb]
    śri -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
    śrī -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrī class 9 verb]
  • arthī -
  • arthī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    arthī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    arthin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • matimānn -
  • matimat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • araḥ -
  • ara (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 7.2.7.40

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 7.2.7.40 in Gujarati sript:
તસ્માદ્વિવર્ધયેદ્ભક્તિં શિવે પરમકારણે ।
ત્યજેચ્ચ વિષયાસંગં શ્રેયો ઽર્થી મતિમાન્નરઃ ॥ ૪૦ ॥

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 7.2.7.40 in Kannada sript:
ತಸ್ಮಾದ್ವಿವರ್ಧಯೇದ್ಭಕ್ತಿಂ ಶಿವೇ ಪರಮಕಾರಣೇ ।
ತ್ಯಜೇಚ್ಚ ವಿಷಯಾಸಂಗಂ ಶ್ರೇಯೋ ಽರ್ಥೀ ಮತಿಮಾನ್ನರಃ ॥ ೪೦ ॥

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 7.2.7.40 in Malayalam sript:
തസ്മാദ്വിവര്ധയേദ്ഭക്തിം ശിവേ പരമകാരണേ ।
ത്യജേച്ച വിഷയാസംഗം ശ്രേയോ ഽര്ഥീ മതിമാന്നരഃ ॥ ൪൦ ॥

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 7.2.7.40 in Telugu sript:
తస్మాద్వివర్ధయేద్భక్తిం శివే పరమకారణే ।
త్యజేచ్చ విషయాసంగం శ్రేయో ఽర్థీ మతిమాన్నరః ॥ ౪౦ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 7.2.7.40 in Bengali sript:
তস্মাদ্বিবর্ধযেদ্ভক্তিং শিবে পরমকারণে ।
ত্যজেচ্চ বিষযাসংগং শ্রেযো ঽর্থী মতিমান্নরঃ ॥ ৪০ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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