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.


गोष्ठाग्निजलरथ्यासु तरुच्छायानगेषु च ।
त्यजंति ये पुरीषाद्यमारामायतनेषु च ॥ ६३ ॥

goṣṭhāgnijalarathyāsu tarucchāyānageṣu ca |
tyajaṃti ye purīṣādyamārāmāyataneṣu ca || 63 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Goshtha, Agnija, Rathya, Tarucchaya, Naga, Tyajat, Tyajanti, Yah, Yat, Purisha, Yama, Arama, Tana,

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: “goṣṭhāgnijalarathyāsu tarucchāyānageṣu ca
  • goṣṭhā -
  • goṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    goṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    goṣṭhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • agnija -
  • agnija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    agnija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rathyāsu -
  • rathyā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • tarucchāyā -
  • tarucchāyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • nageṣu -
  • naga (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “tyajaṃti ye purīṣādyamārāmāyataneṣu ca
  • tyajanti -
  • tyaj -> tyajat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj -> tyajantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • purīṣād -
  • purīṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yamā -
  • yama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arāmāya -
  • arāma (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    arāma (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • taneṣu -
  • tana (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • 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

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:
গোষ্ঠাগ্নিজলরথ্যাসু তরুচ্ছাযানগেষু চ ।
ত্যজংতি যে পুরীষাদ্যমারামাযতনেষু চ ॥ ৬৩ ॥

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:
ಗೋಷ್ಠಾಗ್ನಿಜಲರಥ್ಯಾಸು ತರುಚ್ಛಾಯಾನಗೇಷು ಚ ।
ತ್ಯಜಂತಿ ಯೇ ಪುರೀಷಾದ್ಯಮಾರಾಮಾಯತನೇಷು ಚ ॥ ೬೩ ॥

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:
ગોષ્ઠાગ્નિજલરથ્યાસુ તરુચ્છાયાનગેષુ ચ ।
ત્યજંતિ યે પુરીષાદ્યમારામાયતનેષુ ચ ॥ ૬૩ ॥

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:
ഗോഷ്ഠാഗ്നിജലരഥ്യാസു തരുച്ഛായാനഗേഷു ച ।
ത്യജംതി യേ പുരീഷാദ്യമാരാമായതനേഷു ച ॥ ൬൩ ॥

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