Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.1.1.28 (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 1.1.1.28

नन्द्युवाच ।
यज्ञबाह्यो हि मे स्वामी महेशोऽयं कृतः कथम् ।
यस्य स्मरणमात्रेण यज्ञाश्च सफला ह्यमी ॥ २८ ॥

nandyuvāca |
yajñabāhyo hi me svāmī maheśo'yaṃ kṛtaḥ katham |
yasya smaraṇamātreṇa yajñāśca saphalā hyamī || 28 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.28 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 (1.1.1.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nandi, Nandin, Yajnabahya, Asmad, Svamin, Mahesha, Aya, Idam, Krit, Krita, Katham, Katha, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Smarana, Atra, Yajna, Saphala, Amin, Adah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.28). 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: “nandyuvāca
  • nandyu -
  • nandi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nandi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nandī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    nandin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    nandin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “yajñabāhyo hi me svāmī maheśo'yaṃ kṛtaḥ katham
  • yajñabāhyo* -
  • yajñabāhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • svāmī -
  • svāmin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • maheśo' -
  • maheśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛtaḥ -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    katham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kathā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    katha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “yasya smaraṇamātreṇa yajñāśca saphalā hyamī
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • smaraṇam -
  • smaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ātreṇa -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yajñāś -
  • yajña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saphalā* -
  • saphala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    saphalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • amī -
  • amin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.1.1.28

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 1.1.1.28 in Bengali sript:
নন্দ্যুবাচ ।
যজ্ঞবাহ্যো হি মে স্বামী মহেশোঽযং কৃতঃ কথম্ ।
যস্য স্মরণমাত্রেণ যজ্ঞাশ্চ সফলা হ্যমী ॥ ২৮ ॥

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 1.1.1.28 in Kannada sript:
ನನ್ದ್ಯುವಾಚ ।
ಯಜ್ಞಬಾಹ್ಯೋ ಹಿ ಮೇ ಸ್ವಾಮೀ ಮಹೇಶೋಽಯಂ ಕೃತಃ ಕಥಮ್ ।
ಯಸ್ಯ ಸ್ಮರಣಮಾತ್ರೇಣ ಯಜ್ಞಾಶ್ಚ ಸಫಲಾ ಹ್ಯಮೀ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.1.1.28 in Gujarati sript:
નન્દ્યુવાચ ।
યજ્ઞબાહ્યો હિ મે સ્વામી મહેશોઽયં કૃતઃ કથમ્ ।
યસ્ય સ્મરણમાત્રેણ યજ્ઞાશ્ચ સફલા હ્યમી ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 1.1.1.28 in Malayalam sript:
നന്ദ്യുവാച ।
യജ്ഞബാഹ്യോ ഹി മേ സ്വാമീ മഹേശോഽയം കൃതഃ കഥമ് ।
യസ്യ സ്മരണമാത്രേണ യജ്ഞാശ്ച സഫലാ ഹ്യമീ ॥ ൨൮ ॥

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