Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 1.3.1.38 (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 1.3.1.38

आलोकितुं व्यवसितावावामाद्यंतभागतः ।
बिंबितं व्योमगं चंद्रं यथा बालौ जिघृक्षतः ॥ ३८ ॥

ālokituṃ vyavasitāvāvāmādyaṃtabhāgataḥ |
biṃbitaṃ vyomagaṃ caṃdraṃ yathā bālau jighṛkṣataḥ || 38 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 1.3.1.38 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 (1.3.1.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vyavasita, Vyavasiti, Adyanta, Bhaga, Tas, Bimbita, Vyomaga, Candra, Yatha, Bala, Bali, Jighrikshat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 1.3.1.38). 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: “ālokituṃ vyavasitāvāvāmādyaṃtabhāgataḥ
  • ā -
  • ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • lokitum -
  • lok -> lokitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √lok]
  • vyavasitāvā -
  • vyavasita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vyavasiti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • āvāmā -
  • av (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first plural]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first plural]
  • ādyanta -
  • ādyanta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ādyanta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ad (verb class 2)
    [imperfect passive third plural]
    ad (verb class 0)
    [imperfect passive third plural]
  • bhāga -
  • bhāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “biṃbitaṃ vyomagaṃ caṃdraṃ yathā bālau jighṛkṣataḥ
  • bimbitam -
  • bimbita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bimbita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bimbitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vyomagam -
  • vyomaga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vyomaga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vyomagā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • candram -
  • candra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    candra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    candrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • bālau -
  • bāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bāli (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bāli (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • jighṛkṣataḥ -
  • grah -> jighṛkṣat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √grah], [ablative single from √grah], [genitive single from √grah]
    grah -> jighṛkṣat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √grah], [genitive single from √grah]
    grah (verb class 0)
    [present active third dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 1.3.1.38

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 1.3.1.38 in Bengali sript:
আলোকিতুং ব্যবসিতাবাবামাদ্যংতভাগতঃ ।
বিংবিতং ব্যোমগং চংদ্রং যথা বালৌ জিঘৃক্ষতঃ ॥ ৩৮ ॥

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 1.3.1.38 in Kannada sript:
ಆಲೋಕಿತುಂ ವ್ಯವಸಿತಾವಾವಾಮಾದ್ಯಂತಭಾಗತಃ ।
ಬಿಂಬಿತಂ ವ್ಯೋಮಗಂ ಚಂದ್ರಂ ಯಥಾ ಬಾಲೌ ಜಿಘೃಕ್ಷತಃ ॥ ೩೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 1.3.1.38 in Gujarati sript:
આલોકિતું વ્યવસિતાવાવામાદ્યંતભાગતઃ ।
બિંબિતં વ્યોમગં ચંદ્રં યથા બાલૌ જિઘૃક્ષતઃ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

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 1.3.1.38 in Malayalam sript:
ആലോകിതും വ്യവസിതാവാവാമാദ്യംതഭാഗതഃ ।
ബിംബിതം വ്യോമഗം ചംദ്രം യഥാ ബാലൌ ജിഘൃക്ഷതഃ ॥ ൩൮ ॥

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