Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.2.61.15 (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 1.2.61.15

बर्बरीक उवाच ।
प्रणम्य त्वामादिदेवं मनोबुद्धिसमाधिभिः ।
प्रक्ष्यामि केन श्रेयः स्याज्जंतोर्जातस्य माधव ॥ १५ ॥

barbarīka uvāca |
praṇamya tvāmādidevaṃ manobuddhisamādhibhiḥ |
prakṣyāmi kena śreyaḥ syājjaṃtorjātasya mādhava || 15 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.2.61.15 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 (1.2.61.15). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Barbarika, Prana, Tva, Yushmad, Adideva, Mana, Manas, Manu, Samadhi, Samadhin, Kena, Kah, Kim, Shreyah, Shreyas, Shreya, Madhava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.2.61.15). 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: “barbarīka uvāca
  • barbarīka* -
  • barbarīka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “praṇamya tvāmādidevaṃ manobuddhisamādhibhiḥ
  • praṇam -
  • praṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    praṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ya -
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • ādidevam -
  • ādideva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • mano -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    manu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    manu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • buddhi -
  • buddhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • samādhibhiḥ -
  • samādhi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    samādhin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    samādhin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 3: “prakṣyāmi kena śreyaḥ syājjaṃtorjātasya mādhava
  • prakṣyāmi -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [future active first single]
  • kena -
  • kena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • śreyaḥ -
  • śreyaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śreyas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śreyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrā -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrā class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 4 verb]
    śrai -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrai class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 4 verb]
    śri -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
    śrī -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrī class 9 verb]
  • Cannot analyse syājjantorjātasya*mā
  • mādhava -
  • mādhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mādhava (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 1.2.61.15

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 1.2.61.15 in Bengali sript:
বর্বরীক উবাচ ।
প্রণম্য ত্বামাদিদেবং মনোবুদ্ধিসমাধিভিঃ ।
প্রক্ষ্যামি কেন শ্রেযঃ স্যাজ্জংতোর্জাতস্য মাধব ॥ ১৫ ॥

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 1.2.61.15 in Kannada sript:
ಬರ್ಬರೀಕ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಪ್ರಣಮ್ಯ ತ್ವಾಮಾದಿದೇವಂ ಮನೋಬುದ್ಧಿಸಮಾಧಿಭಿಃ ।
ಪ್ರಕ್ಷ್ಯಾಮಿ ಕೇನ ಶ್ರೇಯಃ ಸ್ಯಾಜ್ಜಂತೋರ್ಜಾತಸ್ಯ ಮಾಧವ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.2.61.15 in Gujarati sript:
બર્બરીક ઉવાચ ।
પ્રણમ્ય ત્વામાદિદેવં મનોબુદ્ધિસમાધિભિઃ ।
પ્રક્ષ્યામિ કેન શ્રેયઃ સ્યાજ્જંતોર્જાતસ્ય માધવ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 1.2.61.15 in Malayalam sript:
ബര്ബരീക ഉവാച ।
പ്രണമ്യ ത്വാമാദിദേവം മനോബുദ്ധിസമാധിഭിഃ ।
പ്രക്ഷ്യാമി കേന ശ്രേയഃ സ്യാജ്ജംതോര്ജാതസ്യ മാധവ ॥ ൧൫ ॥

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