Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.21.76 (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 1.2.21.76

चिच्छेद शतधाऽकाशे शरैरग्निशिखोपमैः ।
ततश्च शरजालेन देवेन्द्रो दानवेश्वरम् ॥ ७६ ॥

ciccheda śatadhā'kāśe śarairagniśikhopamaiḥ |
tataśca śarajālena devendro dānaveśvaram || 76 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.21.76 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 (1.2.21.76). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shara, Agnishikha, Upama, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Sharajala, Devendra, Danava, Danu, Ishvara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.21.76). 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: “ciccheda śatadhā'kāśe śarairagniśikhopamaiḥ
  • ciccheda -
  • chid (verb class 7)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    chid (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • śatadhā' -
  • akāśe -
  • kāś (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle first single]
  • śarair -
  • śara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    śara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • agniśikho -
  • agniśikha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    agniśikha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    agniśikhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • upamaiḥ -
  • upama (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    upama (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “tataśca śarajālena devendro dānaveśvaram
  • tataś -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śarajālena -
  • śarajāla (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • devendro* -
  • devendra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dānave -
  • dānava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    dānava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dānu (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    dānu (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • iśvaram -
  • iśvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    iśvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.2.21.76

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 1.2.21.76 in Bengali sript:
চিচ্ছেদ শতধাঽকাশে শরৈরগ্নিশিখোপমৈঃ ।
ততশ্চ শরজালেন দেবেন্দ্রো দানবেশ্বরম্ ॥ ৭৬ ॥

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 1.2.21.76 in Kannada sript:
ಚಿಚ್ಛೇದ ಶತಧಾಽಕಾಶೇ ಶರೈರಗ್ನಿಶಿಖೋಪಮೈಃ ।
ತತಶ್ಚ ಶರಜಾಲೇನ ದೇವೇನ್ದ್ರೋ ದಾನವೇಶ್ವರಮ್ ॥ ೭೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.21.76 in Gujarati sript:
ચિચ્છેદ શતધાઽકાશે શરૈરગ્નિશિખોપમૈઃ ।
તતશ્ચ શરજાલેન દેવેન્દ્રો દાનવેશ્વરમ્ ॥ ૭૬ ॥

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 1.2.21.76 in Malayalam sript:
ചിച്ഛേദ ശതധാഽകാശേ ശരൈരഗ്നിശിഖോപമൈഃ ।
തതശ്ച ശരജാലേന ദേവേന്ദ്രോ ദാനവേശ്വരമ് ॥ ൭൬ ॥

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