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.


पुनर्मर्कस्वरूपेण भ्रांतव्यं भुवनत्रयम् ।
स्पृहापि यज्ञभागानां न कार्या समयस्त्वयम् ॥ २९९ ॥

punarmarkasvarūpeṇa bhrāṃtavyaṃ bhuvanatrayam |
spṛhāpi yajñabhāgānāṃ na kāryā samayastvayam || 299 ||

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.

Punar, Marka, Svarupa, Bhranta, Vya, Bhuvanatraya, Spriha, Api, Yajnabhaga, Kari, Karya, Samaya, Tva, Aya, Idam,

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: “punarmarkasvarūpeṇa bhrāṃtavyaṃ bhuvanatrayam
  • punar -
  • punar (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    punar (indeclinable)
  • marka -
  • marka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svarūpeṇa -
  • svarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    svarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • bhrānta -
  • bhrānta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhrānta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyam -
  • vya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • bhuvanatrayam -
  • bhuvanatraya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “spṛhāpi yajñabhāgānāṃ na kāryā samayastvayam
  • spṛhā -
  • spṛha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    spṛha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    spṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • yajñabhāgānām -
  • yajñabhāga (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yajñabhāga (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    yajñabhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāryā -
  • kāri (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kārī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • samayas -
  • samaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tva -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    tva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, 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:
পুনর্মর্কস্বরূপেণ ভ্রাংতব্যং ভুবনত্রযম্ ।
স্পৃহাপি যজ্ঞভাগানাং ন কার্যা সমযস্ত্বযম্ ॥ ২৯৯ ॥

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:
ಪುನರ್ಮರ್ಕಸ್ವರೂಪೇಣ ಭ್ರಾಂತವ್ಯಂ ಭುವನತ್ರಯಮ್ ।
ಸ್ಪೃಹಾಪಿ ಯಜ್ಞಭಾಗಾನಾಂ ನ ಕಾರ್ಯಾ ಸಮಯಸ್ತ್ವಯಮ್ ॥ ೨೯೯ ॥

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:
પુનર્મર્કસ્વરૂપેણ ભ્રાંતવ્યં ભુવનત્રયમ્ ।
સ્પૃહાપિ યજ્ઞભાગાનાં ન કાર્યા સમયસ્ત્વયમ્ ॥ ૨૯૯ ॥

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:
പുനര്മര്കസ്വരൂപേണ ഭ്രാംതവ്യം ഭുവനത്രയമ് ।
സ്പൃഹാപി യജ്ഞഭാഗാനാം ന കാര്യാ സമയസ്ത്വയമ് ॥ ൨൯൯ ॥

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