Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.1.1.2 (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Skandapurana is one of the largest of the eighteen Mahapuranas, covering over 80,000 shlokas (verses). It is divided into seven large section each covering holy regions detailing their background and legends.

Verse 1.1.1.2

तीर्थानामुत्तमं तीर्थं क्षेत्राणां क्षेत्रमुत्तमम् ।
तत्रैव नैमिषारण्ये सौनकाद्यास्तपोधनाः ।
दीर्घसत्रं प्रकुर्वंतः सत्रिणः कर्मचेतसः ॥ २ ॥

tīrthānāmuttamaṃ tīrthaṃ kṣetrāṇāṃ kṣetramuttamam |
tatraiva naimiṣāraṇye saunakādyāstapodhanāḥ |
dīrghasatraṃ prakurvaṃtaḥ satriṇaḥ karmacetasaḥ || 2 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.2 is contained in the book The Skanda-Purana by G. V. Tagare. 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 (1.1.1.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tirtha, Uttamam, Uttama, Kshetra, Tatraiva, Naimisharanya, Saunaka, Tapodhana, Dirghasatra, Pra, Kurvat, Sat, Sad, Karman, Cetas, Cetasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.2). 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: “tīrthānāmuttamaṃ tīrthaṃ kṣetrāṇāṃ kṣetramuttamam
  • tīrthānām -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tīrtham -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kṣetrāṇām -
  • kṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • kṣetram -
  • kṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “tatraiva naimiṣāraṇye saunakādyāstapodhanāḥ
  • tatraiva -
  • tatraiva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
  • naimiṣāraṇye -
  • naimiṣāraṇya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • saunakād -
  • saunaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    saunaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yās -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tapodhanāḥ -
  • tapodhana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    tapodhanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 3: “dīrghasatraṃ prakurvaṃtaḥ satriṇaḥ karmacetasaḥ
  • dīrghasatram -
  • dīrghasatra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dīrghasatra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kurvantaḥ -
  • kurvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • sat -
  • sat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ri -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    rai (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • ṇaḥ -
  • ṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • karma -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • cetasaḥ -
  • cetas (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cetasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.2

Cover of edition (2016)

Skanda Purana (Hindi Translation)
by S. N. Khandelwal (2016)

(Set of 10 Books) - Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office

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Cover of Bengali edition

Skanda Purana in Bengali
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

স্কন্ধ পুরাণম: - (Set of 7 Volumes)

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Preview of verse 1.1.1.2 in Bengali sript:
তীর্থানামুত্তমং তীর্থং ক্ষেত্রাণাং ক্ষেত্রমুত্তমম্ ।
তত্রৈব নৈমিষারণ্যে সৌনকাদ্যাস্তপোধনাঃ ।
দীর্ঘসত্রং প্রকুর্বংতঃ সত্রিণঃ কর্মচেতসঃ ॥ ২ ॥

Cover of edition (0)

Skanda Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

ಶ್ರೀ ಸ್ಕಾಂದ ಮಹಾಪುರಣಂ: (Set of 25 Volumes)

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Preview of verse 1.1.1.2 in Kannada sript:
ತೀರ್ಥಾನಾಮುತ್ತಮಂ ತೀರ್ಥಂ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಾಣಾಂ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಮುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ತತ್ರೈವ ನೈಮಿಷಾರಣ್ಯೇ ಸೌನಕಾದ್ಯಾಸ್ತಪೋಧನಾಃ ।
ದೀರ್ಘಸತ್ರಂ ಪ್ರಕುರ್ವಂತಃ ಸತ್ರಿಣಃ ಕರ್ಮಚೇತಸಃ ॥ ೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Skanda Mahapurana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Ahemdabad (2017)

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.1.1.2 in Gujarati sript:
તીર્થાનામુત્તમં તીર્થં ક્ષેત્રાણાં ક્ષેત્રમુત્તમમ્ ।
તત્રૈવ નૈમિષારણ્યે સૌનકાદ્યાસ્તપોધનાઃ ।
દીર્ઘસત્રં પ્રકુર્વંતઃ સત્રિણઃ કર્મચેતસઃ ॥ ૨ ॥

Cover of edition (2015)

Shri Skanda purana (Malayalam)
by M.P. Pillai kaniyanthara (2015)

(Condensed/Summary) - Devi Book Stall, Kodungallur

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Preview of verse 1.1.1.2 in Malayalam sript:
തീര്ഥാനാമുത്തമം തീര്ഥം ക്ഷേത്രാണാം ക്ഷേത്രമുത്തമമ് ।
തത്രൈവ നൈമിഷാരണ്യേ സൌനകാദ്യാസ്തപോധനാഃ ।
ദീര്ഘസത്രം പ്രകുര്വംതഃ സത്രിണഃ കര്മചേതസഃ ॥ ൨ ॥

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