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.


ततस्तमोमयी सा च लीलया देववीक्षिता ।
राजसी समभूद्दूष्टा सात्त्विकी समजायत ॥ ५६ ॥

tatastamomayī sā ca līlayā devavīkṣitā |
rājasī samabhūddūṣṭā sāttvikī samajāyata || 56 ||

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.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Tamomayi, Lila, Devavi, Ikshitri, Ikshita, Rajasi, Sama, Dur, Sattviki, Samaja,

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: “tatastamomayī ca līlayā devavīkṣitā
  • tatas -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (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]
  • tamomayī -
  • tamomayī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • līlayā -
  • līlā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • devavī -
  • devavī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    devavī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    devavī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • īkṣitā -
  • īkṣitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    īkṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    īkṣ -> īkṣitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √īkṣ class 1 verb]
    īkṣ (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • Line 2: “rājasī samabhūddūṣṭā sāttvikī samajāyata
  • rājasī -
  • rājasī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • sama -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhūd -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active third single]
  • dūṣ -
  • dur (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    dur (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ṭā -
  • ṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sāttvikī -
  • sāttvikī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • samajāya -
  • samaja (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    samaja (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)

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:
ততস্তমোমযী সা চ লীলযা দেববীক্ষিতা ।
রাজসী সমভূদ্দূষ্টা সাত্ত্বিকী সমজাযত ॥ ৫৬ ॥

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:
ತತಸ್ತಮೋಮಯೀ ಸಾ ಚ ಲೀಲಯಾ ದೇವವೀಕ್ಷಿತಾ ।
ರಾಜಸೀ ಸಮಭೂದ್ದೂಷ್ಟಾ ಸಾತ್ತ್ವಿಕೀ ಸಮಜಾಯತ ॥ ೫೬ ॥

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:
તતસ્તમોમયી સા ચ લીલયા દેવવીક્ષિતા ।
રાજસી સમભૂદ્દૂષ્ટા સાત્ત્વિકી સમજાયત ॥ ૫૬ ॥

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:
തതസ്തമോമയീ സാ ച ലീലയാ ദേവവീക്ഷിതാ ।
രാജസീ സമഭൂദ്ദൂഷ്ടാ സാത്ത്വികീ സമജായത ॥ ൫൬ ॥

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