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.


तदा ते प्रमथाः सर्वे पुरस्कृत्य कुमारकम् ।
युयुधुः संयुगे तत्र वीरभद्रादयो गणाः ॥ २२ ॥

tadā te pramathāḥ sarve puraskṛtya kumārakam |
yuyudhuḥ saṃyuge tatra vīrabhadrādayo gaṇāḥ || 22 ||

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.

Tada, Tad, Yushmad, Pramatha, Sarva, Puraskritya, Kumaraka, Dhu, Samyuga, Tatra, Virabhadra, Aya, Ayas, Gana,

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: “tadā te pramathāḥ sarve puraskṛtya kumārakam
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative 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]
  • pramathāḥ -
  • pramatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pramathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • puraskṛtya -
  • puraskṛtya (indeclinable)
  • kumārakam -
  • kumāraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “yuyudhuḥ saṃyuge tatra vīrabhadrādayo gaṇāḥ
  • yuyu -
  • yuyu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • dhuḥ -
  • dhur (noun, feminine)
    dhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • saṃyuge -
  • saṃyuga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • vīrabhadrād -
  • vīrabhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ayo* -
  • ayas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gaṇāḥ -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

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:
তদা তে প্রমথাঃ সর্বে পুরস্কৃত্য কুমারকম্ ।
যুযুধুঃ সংযুগে তত্র বীরভদ্রাদযো গণাঃ ॥ ২২ ॥

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:
ತದಾ ತೇ ಪ್ರಮಥಾಃ ಸರ್ವೇ ಪುರಸ್ಕೃತ್ಯ ಕುಮಾರಕಮ್ ।
ಯುಯುಧುಃ ಸಂಯುಗೇ ತತ್ರ ವೀರಭದ್ರಾದಯೋ ಗಣಾಃ ॥ ೨೨ ॥

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:
તદા તે પ્રમથાઃ સર્વે પુરસ્કૃત્ય કુમારકમ્ ।
યુયુધુઃ સંયુગે તત્ર વીરભદ્રાદયો ગણાઃ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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:
തദാ തേ പ്രമഥാഃ സര്വേ പുരസ്കൃത്യ കുമാരകമ് ।
യുയുധുഃ സംയുഗേ തത്ര വീരഭദ്രാദയോ ഗണാഃ ॥ ൨൨ ॥

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