Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.4.56 (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 1.2.4.56

पात्रेभ्यो दीयते नित्यमनपेक्ष्य प्रयोजनम् ।
केवलं धर्मबुद्ध्या यद्धर्मदानं तदुच्यते ॥ ५६ ॥

pātrebhyo dīyate nityamanapekṣya prayojanam |
kevalaṃ dharmabuddhyā yaddharmadānaṃ taducyate || 56 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.4.56 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 (1.2.4.56). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Patra, Nityam, Nitya, Anapekshya, Prayojana, Kevalam, Kevala, Dharmabuddhi, Yat, Yad, Harman, Dana, Tad, Tat, Ucyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.4.56). 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: “pātrebhyo dīyate nityamanapekṣya prayojanam
  • pātrebhyo* -
  • pātra (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    pātra (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • dīyate -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    dai (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]
  • nityam -
  • nityam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    nitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nityā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • anapekṣya -
  • anapekṣya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • prayojanam -
  • prayojana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prayojanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “kevalaṃ dharmabuddhyā yaddharmadānaṃ taducyate
  • kevalam -
  • kevalam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kevala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kevala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kevalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dharmabuddhyā* -
  • dharmabuddhi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yaddh -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • harma -
  • harman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dānam -
  • dāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.2.4.56

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 1.2.4.56 in Bengali sript:
পাত্রেভ্যো দীযতে নিত্যমনপেক্ষ্য প্রযোজনম্ ।
কেবলং ধর্মবুদ্ধ্যা যদ্ধর্মদানং তদুচ্যতে ॥ ৫৬ ॥

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 1.2.4.56 in Kannada sript:
ಪಾತ್ರೇಭ್ಯೋ ದೀಯತೇ ನಿತ್ಯಮನಪೇಕ್ಷ್ಯ ಪ್ರಯೋಜನಮ್ ।
ಕೇವಲಂ ಧರ್ಮಬುದ್ಧ್ಯಾ ಯದ್ಧರ್ಮದಾನಂ ತದುಚ್ಯತೇ ॥ ೫೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.4.56 in Gujarati sript:
પાત્રેભ્યો દીયતે નિત્યમનપેક્ષ્ય પ્રયોજનમ્ ।
કેવલં ધર્મબુદ્ધ્યા યદ્ધર્મદાનં તદુચ્યતે ॥ ૫૬ ॥

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 1.2.4.56 in Malayalam sript:
പാത്രേഭ്യോ ദീയതേ നിത്യമനപേക്ഷ്യ പ്രയോജനമ് ।
കേവലം ധര്മബുദ്ധ്യാ യദ്ധര്മദാനം തദുച്യതേ ॥ ൫൬ ॥

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