Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.29.156 (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 1.2.29.156

चूर्णीकृता राक्षसास्ते सततं धर्मशत्रवः ।
ततः प्रव्यथिता भूमिर्व्यशीर्यत समंततः ॥ १५६ ॥

cūrṇīkṛtā rākṣasāste satataṃ dharmaśatravaḥ |
tataḥ pravyathitā bhūmirvyaśīryata samaṃtataḥ || 156 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.156 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 (1.2.29.156). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Curnikrita, Rakshasa, Tad, Yushmad, Satatam, Satata, Dharma, Dharman, Shatru, Tatah, Tata, Pravyathita, Bhumi, Vya, Samantatah, Samantatas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.156). 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: “cūrṇīkṛtā rākṣasāste satataṃ dharmaśatravaḥ
  • cūrṇīkṛtā* -
  • cūrṇīkṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    cūrṇīkṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rākṣasās -
  • rākṣasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • satatam -
  • satatam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    satata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    satata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    satatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dharma -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dharman (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śatravaḥ -
  • śatru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “tataḥ pravyathitā bhūmirvyaśīryata samaṃtataḥ
  • tataḥ -
  • 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]
  • pravyathitā* -
  • pravyathita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pravyathitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhūmir -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vya -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    vya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • aśīryata -
  • śṝ (verb class 9)
    [imperfect passive third single]
  • samantataḥ -
  • samantataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    samantatas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.156

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 1.2.29.156 in Bengali sript:
চূর্ণীকৃতা রাক্ষসাস্তে সততং ধর্মশত্রবঃ ।
ততঃ প্রব্যথিতা ভূমির্ব্যশীর্যত সমংততঃ ॥ ১৫৬ ॥

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 1.2.29.156 in Kannada sript:
ಚೂರ್ಣೀಕೃತಾ ರಾಕ್ಷಸಾಸ್ತೇ ಸತತಂ ಧರ್ಮಶತ್ರವಃ ।
ತತಃ ಪ್ರವ್ಯಥಿತಾ ಭೂಮಿರ್ವ್ಯಶೀರ್ಯತ ಸಮಂತತಃ ॥ ೧೫೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.29.156 in Gujarati sript:
ચૂર્ણીકૃતા રાક્ષસાસ્તે સતતં ધર્મશત્રવઃ ।
તતઃ પ્રવ્યથિતા ભૂમિર્વ્યશીર્યત સમંતતઃ ॥ ૧૫૬ ॥

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 1.2.29.156 in Malayalam sript:
ചൂര്ണീകൃതാ രാക്ഷസാസ്തേ സതതം ധര്മശത്രവഃ ।
തതഃ പ്രവ്യഥിതാ ഭൂമിര്വ്യശീര്യത സമംതതഃ ॥ ൧൫൬ ॥

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