Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.58.29 (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 1.2.58.29

गुहेन च महालिंगं कुमारेश्वरमीश्वरम् ।
संस्थाप्य तीर्थमुख्यत्वं मम दत्तं महात्मना ॥ २९ ॥

guhena ca mahāliṃgaṃ kumāreśvaramīśvaram |
saṃsthāpya tīrthamukhyatvaṃ mama dattaṃ mahātmanā || 29 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.58.29 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 (1.2.58.29). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Guha, Mahalinga, Kumara, Ishvara, Samsthapya, Tirtha, Ukhya, Tva, Yushmad, Asmad, Datta, Mahatman, Mahatmana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.58.29). 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: “guhena ca mahāliṃgaṃ kumāreśvaramīśvaram
  • guhena -
  • guha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahāliṅgam -
  • mahāliṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mahāliṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mahāliṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kumāre -
  • kumāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    kumāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kumārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iśvaram -
  • iśvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    iśvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • īśvaram -
  • īśvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśvarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “saṃsthāpya tīrthamukhyatvaṃ mama dattaṃ mahātmanā
  • saṃsthāpya -
  • saṃsthāpya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tīrtham -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ukhya -
  • ukhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ukhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ukh -> ukhya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ukh]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • dattam -
  • datta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    datta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dattā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • mahātmanā -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.2.58.29

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 1.2.58.29 in Bengali sript:
গুহেন চ মহালিংগং কুমারেশ্বরমীশ্বরম্ ।
সংস্থাপ্য তীর্থমুখ্যত্বং মম দত্তং মহাত্মনা ॥ ২৯ ॥

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 1.2.58.29 in Kannada sript:
ಗುಹೇನ ಚ ಮಹಾಲಿಂಗಂ ಕುಮಾರೇಶ್ವರಮೀಶ್ವರಮ್ ।
ಸಂಸ್ಥಾಪ್ಯ ತೀರ್ಥಮುಖ್ಯತ್ವಂ ಮಮ ದತ್ತಂ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಾ ॥ ೨೯ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.58.29 in Gujarati sript:
ગુહેન ચ મહાલિંગં કુમારેશ્વરમીશ્વરમ્ ।
સંસ્થાપ્ય તીર્થમુખ્યત્વં મમ દત્તં મહાત્મના ॥ ૨૯ ॥

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 1.2.58.29 in Malayalam sript:
ഗുഹേന ച മഹാലിംഗം കുമാരേശ്വരമീശ്വരമ് ।
സംസ്ഥാപ്യ തീര്ഥമുഖ്യത്വം മമ ദത്തം മഹാത്മനാ ॥ ൨൯ ॥

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