Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

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The Shiva-purana verse 7.2.15.56 (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 56 contained in chapter 15 of book 7.2 (वायवीयसंहिता (२): उत्तरभाग, vāyavīyasaṃhitā (2): uttarabhāga).

Verse 7.2.15.56

ब्राह्मणं क्षत्रियं वैश्यं द्विवर्षं च त्रिवर्षकम् ।
प्राणद्रव्यप्रदानाद्यैरादेशैश्च समासमैः ॥ ५६ ॥

brāhmaṇaṃ kṣatriyaṃ vaiśyaṃ dvivarṣaṃ ca trivarṣakam |
prāṇadravyapradānādyairādeśaiśca samāsamaiḥ || 56 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse 7.2.15.56 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 (7.2.15.56). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahmana, Kshatriya, Vaishya, Dvivarsha, Trivarshaka, Prana, Dravya, Pradana, Yah, Yat, Adesha, Samasama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse 7.2.15.56). 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: “brāhmaṇaṃ kṣatriyaṃ vaiśyaṃ dvivarṣaṃ ca trivarṣakam
  • brāhmaṇam -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    brāhmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    brāhmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kṣatriyam -
  • kṣatriya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣatriya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣatriyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vaiśyam -
  • vaiśya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vaiśya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vaiśyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dvivarṣam -
  • dvivarṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvivarṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dvivarṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • trivarṣakam -
  • trivarṣaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    trivarṣaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “prāṇadravyapradānādyairādeśaiśca samāsamaiḥ
  • prāṇa -
  • prāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dravya -
  • dravya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dravya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pradānād -
  • pradāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yair -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ādeśaiś -
  • ādeśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samāsamaiḥ -
  • samāsama (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    samāsama (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse 7.2.15.56

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

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

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Preview of verse 7.2.15.56 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રાહ્મણં ક્ષત્રિયં વૈશ્યં દ્વિવર્ષં ચ ત્રિવર્ષકમ્ ।
પ્રાણદ્રવ્યપ્રદાનાદ્યૈરાદેશૈશ્ચ સમાસમૈઃ ॥ ૫૬ ॥

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 7.2.15.56 in Kannada sript:
ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಂ ಕ್ಷತ್ರಿಯಂ ವೈಶ್ಯಂ ದ್ವಿವರ್ಷಂ ಚ ತ್ರಿವರ್ಷಕಮ್ ।
ಪ್ರಾಣದ್ರವ್ಯಪ್ರದಾನಾದ್ಯೈರಾದೇಶೈಶ್ಚ ಸಮಾಸಮೈಃ ॥ ೫೬ ॥

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 7.2.15.56 in Malayalam sript:
ബ്രാഹ്മണം ക്ഷത്രിയം വൈശ്യം ദ്വിവര്ഷം ച ത്രിവര്ഷകമ് ।
പ്രാണദ്രവ്യപ്രദാനാദ്യൈരാദേശൈശ്ച സമാസമൈഃ ॥ ൫൬ ॥

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 7.2.15.56 in Telugu sript:
బ్రాహ్మణం క్షత్రియం వైశ్యం ద్వివర్షం చ త్రివర్షకమ్ ।
ప్రాణద్రవ్యప్రదానాద్యైరాదేశైశ్చ సమాసమైః ॥ ౫౬ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

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

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse 7.2.15.56 in Bengali sript:
ব্রাহ্মণং ক্ষত্রিযং বৈশ্যং দ্বিবর্ষং চ ত্রিবর্ষকম্ ।
প্রাণদ্রব্যপ্রদানাদ্যৈরাদেশৈশ্চ সমাসমৈঃ ॥ ৫৬ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

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

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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