Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.1.12.49 (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 1.1.12.49

परेषामुपकारं च ये कुर्वंति स्वशक्तितः ।
धन्यास्ते चैव विज्ञेयाः पवित्राः लोकपालकाः ॥ ४९ ॥

pareṣāmupakāraṃ ca ye kurvaṃti svaśaktitaḥ |
dhanyāste caiva vijñeyāḥ pavitrāḥ lokapālakāḥ || 49 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.1.12.49 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 (1.1.12.49). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Para, Upakara, Yah, Yat, Kurvat, Tas, Dhanya, Dhani, Tad, Yushmad, Vijneya, Pavitra, Lokapalaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.1.12.49). 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: “pareṣāmupakāraṃ ca ye kurvaṃti svaśaktitaḥ
  • pareṣām -
  • para (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • upakāram -
  • upakāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kurvanti -
  • kurvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present active third plural]
  • svaśakti -
  • svaśakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dhanyāste caiva vijñeyāḥ pavitrāḥ lokapālakāḥ
  • dhanyās -
  • dhanya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dhanyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    dhanī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • vijñeyāḥ -
  • vijñeya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vijñeyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pavitrāḥ -
  • pavitra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pavitrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • lokapālakāḥ -
  • lokapālaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.1.12.49

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 1.1.12.49 in Bengali sript:
পরেষামুপকারং চ যে কুর্বংতি স্বশক্তিতঃ ।
ধন্যাস্তে চৈব বিজ্ঞেযাঃ পবিত্রাঃ লোকপালকাঃ ॥ ৪৯ ॥

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 1.1.12.49 in Kannada sript:
ಪರೇಷಾಮುಪಕಾರಂ ಚ ಯೇ ಕುರ್ವಂತಿ ಸ್ವಶಕ್ತಿತಃ ।
ಧನ್ಯಾಸ್ತೇ ಚೈವ ವಿಜ್ಞೇಯಾಃ ಪವಿತ್ರಾಃ ಲೋಕಪಾಲಕಾಃ ॥ ೪೯ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.1.12.49 in Gujarati sript:
પરેષામુપકારં ચ યે કુર્વંતિ સ્વશક્તિતઃ ।
ધન્યાસ્તે ચૈવ વિજ્ઞેયાઃ પવિત્રાઃ લોકપાલકાઃ ॥ ૪૯ ॥

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 1.1.12.49 in Malayalam sript:
പരേഷാമുപകാരം ച യേ കുര്വംതി സ്വശക്തിതഃ ।
ധന്യാസ്തേ ചൈവ വിജ്ഞേയാഃ പവിത്രാഃ ലോകപാലകാഃ ॥ ൪൯ ॥

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