Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.21.263 (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 1.2.21.263

अहो दैत्य त्वद्विशिष्टा दैत्यानां कोटयः पुरा ।
शाल्मलेस्तूलवत्क्षिप्ताः कालवातेन दुर्दशाः ॥ २६३ ॥

aho daitya tvadviśiṣṭā daityānāṃ koṭayaḥ purā |
śālmalestūlavatkṣiptāḥ kālavātena durdaśāḥ || 263 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.21.263 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 (1.2.21.263). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ahan, Daitya, Yushmad, Vishishta, Koti, Pura, Pur, Kalava, Durdasha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.21.263). 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: “aho daitya tvadviśiṣṭā daityānāṃ koṭayaḥ purā
  • aho* -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ahar (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    has (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single]
  • daitya -
  • daitya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    daitya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvad -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • viśiṣṭā* -
  • viśiṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    viśiṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • daityānām -
  • daitya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    daitya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    daityā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • koṭayaḥ -
  • koṭi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śālmalestūlavatkṣiptāḥ kālavātena durdaśāḥ
  • Cannot analyse śālmalestūlavatkṣiptāḥ*kā
  • kālavāt -
  • kālava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ena -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • durdaśāḥ -
  • durdaśā (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 1.2.21.263

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 1.2.21.263 in Bengali sript:
অহো দৈত্য ত্বদ্বিশিষ্টা দৈত্যানাং কোটযঃ পুরা ।
শাল্মলেস্তূলবত্ক্ষিপ্তাঃ কালবাতেন দুর্দশাঃ ॥ ২৬৩ ॥

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 1.2.21.263 in Kannada sript:
ಅಹೋ ದೈತ್ಯ ತ್ವದ್ವಿಶಿಷ್ಟಾ ದೈತ್ಯಾನಾಂ ಕೋಟಯಃ ಪುರಾ ।
ಶಾಲ್ಮಲೇಸ್ತೂಲವತ್ಕ್ಷಿಪ್ತಾಃ ಕಾಲವಾತೇನ ದುರ್ದಶಾಃ ॥ ೨೬೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.21.263 in Gujarati sript:
અહો દૈત્ય ત્વદ્વિશિષ્ટા દૈત્યાનાં કોટયઃ પુરા ।
શાલ્મલેસ્તૂલવત્ક્ષિપ્તાઃ કાલવાતેન દુર્દશાઃ ॥ ૨૬૩ ॥

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 1.2.21.263 in Malayalam sript:
അഹോ ദൈത്യ ത്വദ്വിശിഷ്ടാ ദൈത്യാനാം കോടയഃ പുരാ ।
ശാല്മലേസ്തൂലവത്ക്ഷിപ്താഃ കാലവാതേന ദുര്ദശാഃ ॥ ൨൬൩ ॥

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