Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.29.211 (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 1.2.29.211

नक्षत्रं सप्तशीर्षाभं भाति तद्वह्निदैवतम् ।
अथैनमब्रवीत्स्वाहा प्रिया नाहं महार्चिषः ।
तदग्नेः प्रियतां देहि सहवासं सदैव च ॥ २११ ॥

nakṣatraṃ saptaśīrṣābhaṃ bhāti tadvahnidaivatam |
athainamabravītsvāhā priyā nāhaṃ mahārciṣaḥ |
tadagneḥ priyatāṃ dehi sahavāsaṃ sadaiva ca || 211 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.211 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 (1.2.29.211). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nakshatra, Saptashirsha, Saptashirshan, Abha, Han, Daivata, Atha, Aina, Svaha, Pri, Priya, Naha, Maharcis, Tada, Gna, Priyata, Dehi, Dehin, Sahavasa, Sadaiva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.211). 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: “nakṣatraṃ saptaśīrṣābhaṃ bhāti tadvahnidaivatam
  • nakṣatram -
  • nakṣatra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • saptaśīrṣā -
  • saptaśīrṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptaśīrṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptaśīrṣan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    saptaśīrṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    saptaśīrṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ābham -
  • ābhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    ābha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ābha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhāti -
  • bhāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhā (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • tadva -
  • tadvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • hni -
  • han (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • daivatam -
  • daivata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daivata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    daivatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “athainamabravītsvāhā priyā nāhaṃ mahārciṣaḥ
  • athai -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ainam -
  • aina (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • abravīt -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • svāhā -
  • svāhā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    svāhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • priyā* -
  • prī (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    prī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    priya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    priyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nāham -
  • nāha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • mahārciṣaḥ -
  • mahārcis (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mahārcis (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 3: “tadagneḥ priyatāṃ dehi sahavāsaṃ sadaiva ca
  • tada -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gne -
  • gnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iḥ -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • priyatām -
  • priyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    pṛ (verb class 3)
    [imperative passive third single]
    pṛ (verb class 9)
    [imperative passive third single]
    pṛ (verb class 5)
    [imperative passive third single]
    pṛ (verb class 6)
    [imperative middle third single], [imperative passive third single]
  • dehi -
  • dehī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    dehin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dehin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sahavāsam -
  • sahavāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • sadaiva -
  • sadaiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sadaiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.2.29.211

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 1.2.29.211 in Bengali sript:
নক্ষত্রং সপ্তশীর্ষাভং ভাতি তদ্বহ্নিদৈবতম্ ।
অথৈনমব্রবীত্স্বাহা প্রিযা নাহং মহার্চিষঃ ।
তদগ্নেঃ প্রিযতাং দেহি সহবাসং সদৈব চ ॥ ২১১ ॥

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 1.2.29.211 in Kannada sript:
ನಕ್ಷತ್ರಂ ಸಪ್ತಶೀರ್ಷಾಭಂ ಭಾತಿ ತದ್ವಹ್ನಿದೈವತಮ್ ।
ಅಥೈನಮಬ್ರವೀತ್ಸ್ವಾಹಾ ಪ್ರಿಯಾ ನಾಹಂ ಮಹಾರ್ಚಿಷಃ ।
ತದಗ್ನೇಃ ಪ್ರಿಯತಾಂ ದೇಹಿ ಸಹವಾಸಂ ಸದೈವ ಚ ॥ ೨೧೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.29.211 in Gujarati sript:
નક્ષત્રં સપ્તશીર્ષાભં ભાતિ તદ્વહ્નિદૈવતમ્ ।
અથૈનમબ્રવીત્સ્વાહા પ્રિયા નાહં મહાર્ચિષઃ ।
તદગ્નેઃ પ્રિયતાં દેહિ સહવાસં સદૈવ ચ ॥ ૨૧૧ ॥

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 1.2.29.211 in Malayalam sript:
നക്ഷത്രം സപ്തശീര്ഷാഭം ഭാതി തദ്വഹ്നിദൈവതമ് ।
അഥൈനമബ്രവീത്സ്വാഹാ പ്രിയാ നാഹം മഹാര്ചിഷഃ ।
തദഗ്നേഃ പ്രിയതാം ദേഹി സഹവാസം സദൈവ ച ॥ ൨൧൧ ॥

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