Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.1.17.4 (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 2.1.17.4

कौस्तुभालंकृतोरस्कं भक्तानामभयप्रदम् ।
देवदेवं विशालाक्षं वेदवेद्यं सनातनम् ॥ ४ ॥

kaustubhālaṃkṛtoraskaṃ bhaktānāmabhayapradam |
devadevaṃ viśālākṣaṃ vedavedyaṃ sanātanam || 4 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.1.17.4 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 (2.1.17.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhakta, Abhayaprada, Devadeva, Vishalaksha, Vedavedya, Sanatana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.1.17.4). 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: “kaustubhālaṃkṛtoraskaṃ bhaktānāmabhayapradam
  • Cannot analyse kaustubhālaṅkṛtoraskam*bh
  • bhaktānām -
  • bhakta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    bhakta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    bhaktā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • abhayapradam -
  • abhayaprada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    abhayaprada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    abhayapradā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “devadevaṃ viśālākṣaṃ vedavedyaṃ sanātanam
  • devadevam -
  • devadeva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • viśālākṣam -
  • viśālākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    viśālākṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vedavedyam -
  • vedavedya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vedavedya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sanātanam -
  • sanātana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sanātana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.1.17.4

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 2.1.17.4 in Bengali sript:
কৌস্তুভালংকৃতোরস্কং ভক্তানামভযপ্রদম্ ।
দেবদেবং বিশালাক্ষং বেদবেদ্যং সনাতনম্ ॥ ৪ ॥

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 2.1.17.4 in Kannada sript:
ಕೌಸ್ತುಭಾಲಂಕೃತೋರಸ್ಕಂ ಭಕ್ತಾನಾಮಭಯಪ್ರದಮ್ ।
ದೇವದೇವಂ ವಿಶಾಲಾಕ್ಷಂ ವೇದವೇದ್ಯಂ ಸನಾತನಮ್ ॥ ೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.1.17.4 in Gujarati sript:
કૌસ્તુભાલંકૃતોરસ્કં ભક્તાનામભયપ્રદમ્ ।
દેવદેવં વિશાલાક્ષં વેદવેદ્યં સનાતનમ્ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 2.1.17.4 in Malayalam sript:
കൌസ്തുഭാലംകൃതോരസ്കം ഭക്താനാമഭയപ്രദമ് ।
ദേവദേവം വിശാലാക്ഷം വേദവേദ്യം സനാതനമ് ॥ ൪ ॥

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