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.


इत्युक्तो गिरिराजोऽथ देवैः स्वगृहमामाविशत् ।
पत्नीं मेनां च पप्रच्छ सुकार्यं समागतम् ॥ ६० ॥

ityukto girirājo'tha devaiḥ svagṛhamāmāviśat |
patnīṃ menāṃ ca papraccha sukāryaṃ samāgatam || 60 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Giriraj, Giriraja, Atha, Deva, Svagriha, Ama, Patni, Mena, Sukarya, Samagata,

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: “ityukto girirājo'tha devaiḥ svagṛhamāmāviśat
  • ityukto -
  • girirājo' -
  • girirāj (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    girirāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • devaiḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • svagṛham -
  • svagṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svagṛha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āmā -
  • āma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aviśat -
  • viś (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “patnīṃ menāṃ ca papraccha sukāryaṃ samāgatam
  • patnīm -
  • patnī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • menām -
  • menā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • papraccha -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • sukāryam -
  • sukārya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukārya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • samāgatam -
  • samāgata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samāgata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samāgatā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following 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:
ইত্যুক্তো গিরিরাজোঽথ দেবৈঃ স্বগৃহমামাবিশত্ ।
পত্নীং মেনাং চ পপ্রচ্ছ সুকার্যং সমাগতম্ ॥ ৬০ ॥

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:
ಇತ್ಯುಕ್ತೋ ಗಿರಿರಾಜೋಽಥ ದೇವೈಃ ಸ್ವಗೃಹಮಾಮಾವಿಶತ್ ।
ಪತ್ನೀಂ ಮೇನಾಂ ಚ ಪಪ್ರಚ್ಛ ಸುಕಾರ್ಯಂ ಸಮಾಗತಮ್ ॥ ೬೦ ॥

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:
ઇત્યુક્તો ગિરિરાજોઽથ દેવૈઃ સ્વગૃહમામાવિશત્ ।
પત્નીં મેનાં ચ પપ્રચ્છ સુકાર્યં સમાગતમ્ ॥ ૬૦ ॥

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:
ഇത്യുക്തോ ഗിരിരാജോഽഥ ദേവൈഃ സ്വഗൃഹമാമാവിശത് ।
പത്നീം മേനാം ച പപ്രച്ഛ സുകാര്യം സമാഗതമ് ॥ ൬൦ ॥

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