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.


पुण्यानि रमणीयानि तानि गच्छत मा चिरम् ।
तत्रस्थाः पुरुषव्याघ्रः पांडवो वो धनंजयः ॥ ७४ ॥

puṇyāni ramaṇīyāni tāni gacchata mā ciram |
tatrasthāḥ puruṣavyāghraḥ pāṃḍavo vo dhanaṃjayaḥ || 74 ||

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.

Punya, Ramaniya, Tad, Tani, Asmad, Ciram, Cira, Tatrastha, Purushavyaghra, Pandava, Pandu, Yushmad, Dhananjaya,

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: “puṇyāni ramaṇīyāni tāni gacchata ciram
  • puṇyāni -
  • puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √puṇ class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √puṇ class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • ramaṇīyāni -
  • ramaṇīya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ram -> ramaṇīya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √ram], [vocative plural from √ram], [accusative plural from √ram]
  • tāni -
  • tānī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    tānī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gacchata -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • ciram -
  • ciram (indeclinable)
    cira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    cira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    cirā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “tatrasthāḥ puruṣavyāghraḥ pāṃḍavo vo dhanaṃjayaḥ
  • tatrasthāḥ -
  • tatrastha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    tatrasthā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • puruṣavyāghraḥ -
  • puruṣavyāghra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pāṇḍavo* -
  • pāṇḍavas (noun, neuter)
    pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pāṇḍu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pāṇḍu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • vo* -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • dhanañjayaḥ -
  • dhanañjaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

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:
পুণ্যানি রমণীযানি তানি গচ্ছত মা চিরম্ ।
তত্রস্থাঃ পুরুষব্যাঘ্রঃ পাংডবো বো ধনংজযঃ ॥ ৭৪ ॥

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:
ಪುಣ್ಯಾನಿ ರಮಣೀಯಾನಿ ತಾನಿ ಗಚ್ಛತ ಮಾ ಚಿರಮ್ ।
ತತ್ರಸ್ಥಾಃ ಪುರುಷವ್ಯಾಘ್ರಃ ಪಾಂಡವೋ ವೋ ಧನಂಜಯಃ ॥ ೭೪ ॥

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:
પુણ્યાનિ રમણીયાનિ તાનિ ગચ્છત મા ચિરમ્ ।
તત્રસ્થાઃ પુરુષવ્યાઘ્રઃ પાંડવો વો ધનંજયઃ ॥ ૭૪ ॥

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:
പുണ്യാനി രമണീയാനി താനി ഗച്ഛത മാ ചിരമ് ।
തത്രസ്ഥാഃ പുരുഷവ്യാഘ്രഃ പാംഡവോ വോ ധനംജയഃ ॥ ൭൪ ॥

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