Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.1.26.62 (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 2.1.26.62

शिष्येभ्यो वै यदा तस्मिन्नश्वत्थद्रुमसंनिधौ ।
घोणतीर्थस्य माहात्म्यं वक्ति वै ब्राह्मणोत्तमः ॥ ६२ ॥

śiṣyebhyo vai yadā tasminnaśvatthadrumasaṃnidhau |
ghoṇatīrthasya māhātmyaṃ vakti vai brāhmaṇottamaḥ || 62 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.1.26.62 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 (2.1.26.62). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shishya, Yada, Yad, Tad, Ashvattha, Druma, Samnidhi, Ghonat, Tha, Mahatmya, Brahmanottama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.1.26.62). 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: “śiṣyebhyo vai yadā tasminnaśvatthadrumasaṃnidhau
  • śiṣyebhyo* -
  • śiṣya (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    śiṣya (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    śās -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [dative plural from √śās class 2 verb], [ablative plural from √śās class 2 verb]
    śās -> śiṣya (participle, neuter)
    [dative plural from √śās class 2 verb], [ablative plural from √śās class 2 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣya (participle, masculine)
    [dative plural from √śiṣ class 10 verb], [ablative plural from √śiṣ class 10 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣya (participle, neuter)
    [dative plural from √śiṣ class 10 verb], [ablative plural from √śiṣ class 10 verb]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • yadā -
  • yadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yadā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tasminn -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • aśvattha -
  • aśvattha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśvattha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • druma -
  • druma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃnidhau -
  • saṃnidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “ghoṇatīrthasya māhātmyaṃ vakti vai brāhmaṇottamaḥ
  • ghoṇatī -
  • ghuṇ -> ghoṇat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √ghuṇ class 1 verb]
    ghuṇ -> ghoṇat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √ghuṇ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √ghuṇ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √ghuṇ class 1 verb], [locative single from √ghuṇ class 1 verb]
    ghuṇ (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • īr -
  • thasya -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • māhātmyam -
  • māhātmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vakti -
  • vakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • brāhmaṇottamaḥ -
  • brāhmaṇottama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.1.26.62

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 2.1.26.62 in Bengali sript:
শিষ্যেভ্যো বৈ যদা তস্মিন্নশ্বত্থদ্রুমসংনিধৌ ।
ঘোণতীর্থস্য মাহাত্ম্যং বক্তি বৈ ব্রাহ্মণোত্তমঃ ॥ ৬২ ॥

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 2.1.26.62 in Kannada sript:
ಶಿಷ್ಯೇಭ್ಯೋ ವೈ ಯದಾ ತಸ್ಮಿನ್ನಶ್ವತ್ಥದ್ರುಮಸಂನಿಧೌ ।
ಘೋಣತೀರ್ಥಸ್ಯ ಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯಂ ವಕ್ತಿ ವೈ ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣೋತ್ತಮಃ ॥ ೬೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.1.26.62 in Gujarati sript:
શિષ્યેભ્યો વૈ યદા તસ્મિન્નશ્વત્થદ્રુમસંનિધૌ ।
ઘોણતીર્થસ્ય માહાત્મ્યં વક્તિ વૈ બ્રાહ્મણોત્તમઃ ॥ ૬૨ ॥

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 2.1.26.62 in Malayalam sript:
ശിഷ്യേഭ്യോ വൈ യദാ തസ്മിന്നശ്വത്ഥദ്രുമസംനിധൌ ।
ഘോണതീര്ഥസ്യ മാഹാത്മ്യം വക്തി വൈ ബ്രാഹ്മണോത്തമഃ ॥ ൬൨ ॥

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