Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.37.43 (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 1.2.37.43

माल्यवान्पूर्वतो मेरोर्गंधाख्यः पश्चिमे तथा ।
इत्येते गिरयः प्रोक्ता जंबुद्वीपे समंततः ॥ ४३ ॥

mālyavānpūrvato merorgaṃdhākhyaḥ paścime tathā |
ityete girayaḥ proktā jaṃbudvīpe samaṃtataḥ || 43 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.37.43 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 (1.2.37.43). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Malyavat, Purvatah, Meru, Gandha, Pashcime, Pashcima, Tatha, Iti, Itya, Eta, Etad, Eti, Esha, Giri, Prokta, Jambudvipa, 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 1.2.37.43). 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: “mālyavānpūrvato merorgaṃdhākhyaḥ paścime tathā
  • mālyavān -
  • mālyavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pūrvato* -
  • pūrvataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • meror -
  • meru (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    meru (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • gandhā -
  • gandha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gandha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gandhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akhyaḥ -
  • khyā (verb class 2)
    [aorist active second single]
  • paścime -
  • paścime (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    paścima (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    paścima (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    paścimā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ityete girayaḥ proktā jaṃbudvīpe samaṃtataḥ
  • itye -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    itya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb], [locative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ityā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √i class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √i class 2 verb]
  • ete -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    etā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
  • girayaḥ -
  • giri (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    giri (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • proktā* -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jambudvīpe -
  • jambudvīpa (noun, masculine)
    [locative 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 1.2.37.43

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 1.2.37.43 in Bengali sript:
মাল্যবান্পূর্বতো মেরোর্গংধাখ্যঃ পশ্চিমে তথা ।
ইত্যেতে গিরযঃ প্রোক্তা জংবুদ্বীপে সমংততঃ ॥ ৪৩ ॥

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 1.2.37.43 in Kannada sript:
ಮಾಲ್ಯವಾನ್ಪೂರ್ವತೋ ಮೇರೋರ್ಗಂಧಾಖ್ಯಃ ಪಶ್ಚಿಮೇ ತಥಾ ।
ಇತ್ಯೇತೇ ಗಿರಯಃ ಪ್ರೋಕ್ತಾ ಜಂಬುದ್ವೀಪೇ ಸಮಂತತಃ ॥ ೪೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.37.43 in Gujarati sript:
માલ્યવાન્પૂર્વતો મેરોર્ગંધાખ્યઃ પશ્ચિમે તથા ।
ઇત્યેતે ગિરયઃ પ્રોક્તા જંબુદ્વીપે સમંતતઃ ॥ ૪૩ ॥

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 1.2.37.43 in Malayalam sript:
മാല്യവാന്പൂര്വതോ മേരോര്ഗംധാഖ്യഃ പശ്ചിമേ തഥാ ।
ഇത്യേതേ ഗിരയഃ പ്രോക്താ ജംബുദ്വീപേ സമംതതഃ ॥ ൪൩ ॥

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