Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

876,996 words | ISBN-10: 8170800978 | ISBN-13: 9788170800972

The Skanda-purana verse (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.


एवमभ्यर्थितस्तेन भगवान्भूतभावनः ।
उवाच परमप्रीतो विरोचनसुतं तदा ॥ ५४ ॥

evamabhyarthitastena bhagavānbhūtabhāvanaḥ |
uvāca paramaprīto virocanasutaṃ tadā || 54 ||

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

Evam, Eva, Abhyarthita, Tad, Tena, Bhagavat, Bhutabhavana, Paramaprita, Virocanasuta, Tada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 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: “evamabhyarthitastena bhagavānbhūtabhāvanaḥ
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • abhyarthitas -
  • abhyarthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • bhagavān -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtabhāvanaḥ -
  • bhūtabhāvana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “uvāca paramaprīto virocanasutaṃ tadā
  • 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]
  • paramaprīto* -
  • paramaprīta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • virocanasutam -
  • virocanasuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

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

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 in Bengali sript:
এবমভ্যর্থিতস্তেন ভগবান্ভূতভাবনঃ ।
উবাচ পরমপ্রীতো বিরোচনসুতং তদা ॥ ৫৪ ॥

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 in Kannada sript:
ಏವಮಭ್ಯರ್ಥಿತಸ್ತೇನ ಭಗವಾನ್ಭೂತಭಾವನಃ ।
ಉವಾಚ ಪರಮಪ್ರೀತೋ ವಿರೋಚನಸುತಂ ತದಾ ॥ ೫೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse in Gujarati sript:
એવમભ્યર્થિતસ્તેન ભગવાન્ભૂતભાવનઃ ।
ઉવાચ પરમપ્રીતો વિરોચનસુતં તદા ॥ ૫૪ ॥

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 in Malayalam sript:
ഏവമഭ്യര്ഥിതസ്തേന ഭഗവാന്ഭൂതഭാവനഃ ।
ഉവാച പരമപ്രീതോ വിരോചനസുതം തദാ ॥ ൫൪ ॥

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