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.


निःसंदेहं भवेदेवं श्रीनिवासविलोकिनाम् ।
श्रीवेंकटेश्वरे देवे तीर्थानि सकलान्यपि ॥ ५ ॥

niḥsaṃdehaṃ bhavedevaṃ śrīnivāsavilokinām |
śrīveṃkaṭeśvare deve tīrthāni sakalānyapi || 5 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Nihsandeha, Evam, Eva, Shrinivasa, Vilokin, Shri, Venkateshvara, Deva, Tirtha, Sakala, Api,

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: “niḥsaṃdehaṃ bhavedevaṃ śrīnivāsavilokinām
  • niḥsandeham -
  • niḥsandeha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    niḥsandeha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    niḥsandehā (noun, feminine)
  • bhaved -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • śrīnivāsa -
  • śrīnivāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vilokinām -
  • vilokin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    vilokin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “śrīveṃkaṭeśvare deve tīrthāni sakalānyapi
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
  • veṅkaṭeśvare -
  • veṅkaṭeśvara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • deve -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    div (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • tīrthāni -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sakalānya -
  • sakala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)

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:
নিঃসংদেহং ভবেদেবং শ্রীনিবাসবিলোকিনাম্ ।
শ্রীবেংকটেশ্বরে দেবে তীর্থানি সকলান্যপি ॥ ৫ ॥

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:
ನಿಃಸಂದೇಹಂ ಭವೇದೇವಂ ಶ್ರೀನಿವಾಸವಿಲೋಕಿನಾಮ್ ।
ಶ್ರೀವೇಂಕಟೇಶ್ವರೇ ದೇವೇ ತೀರ್ಥಾನಿ ಸಕಲಾನ್ಯಪಿ ॥ ೫ ॥

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:
નિઃસંદેહં ભવેદેવં શ્રીનિવાસવિલોકિનામ્ ।
શ્રીવેંકટેશ્વરે દેવે તીર્થાનિ સકલાન્યપિ ॥ ૫ ॥

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:
നിഃസംദേഹം ഭവേദേവം ശ്രീനിവാസവിലോകിനാമ് ।
ശ്രീവേംകടേശ്വരേ ദേവേ തീര്ഥാനി സകലാന്യപി ॥ ൫ ॥

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