Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.1.29.4 (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 2.1.29.4

प्रणम्य शम्भुं नन्दीशं षडास्यं व्यासमेव च ।
मुनिभिः प्रार्थितः सूतस्तदा वक्तुं प्रचक्रमे ॥ ४ ॥

praṇamya śambhuṃ nandīśaṃ ṣaḍāsyaṃ vyāsameva ca |
munibhiḥ prārthitaḥ sūtastadā vaktuṃ pracakrame || 4 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.1.29.4 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 (2.1.29.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prana, Shambhu, Nandisha, Shadasya, Vyasa, Eva, Muni, Prarthita, Suta, Tada, Pracakra, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.1.29.4). 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: “praṇamya śambhuṃ nandīśaṃ ṣaḍāsyaṃ vyāsameva ca
  • praṇam -
  • praṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    praṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ya -
  • śambhum -
  • śambhu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śambhu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • nandīśam -
  • nandīśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ṣaḍāsyam -
  • ṣaḍāsya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṣaḍāsya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vyāsam -
  • vyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vyāsa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “munibhiḥ prārthitaḥ sūtastadā vaktuṃ pracakrame
  • munibhiḥ -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    muni (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • prārthitaḥ -
  • prārthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sūtas -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 1 verb], [nominative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • tadā* -
  • tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • vaktum -
  • vac -> vaktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vac]
    vac -> vaktum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vac]
  • pracakra -
  • pracakra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.1.29.4

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 2.1.29.4 in Bengali sript:
প্রণম্য শম্ভুং নন্দীশং ষডাস্যং ব্যাসমেব চ ।
মুনিভিঃ প্রার্থিতঃ সূতস্তদা বক্তুং প্রচক্রমে ॥ 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 2.1.29.4 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಣಮ್ಯ ಶಮ್ಭುಂ ನನ್ದೀಶಂ ಷಡಾಸ್ಯಂ ವ್ಯಾಸಮೇವ ಚ ।
ಮುನಿಭಿಃ ಪ್ರಾರ್ಥಿತಃ ಸೂತಸ್ತದಾ ವಕ್ತುಂ ಪ್ರಚಕ್ರಮೇ ॥ ೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.1.29.4 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રણમ્ય શમ્ભું નન્દીશં ષડાસ્યં વ્યાસમેવ ચ ।
મુનિભિઃ પ્રાર્થિતઃ સૂતસ્તદા વક્તું પ્રચક્રમે ॥ 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 2.1.29.4 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രണമ്യ ശമ്ഭും നന്ദീശം ഷഡാസ്യം വ്യാസമേവ ച ।
മുനിഭിഃ പ്രാര്ഥിതഃ സൂതസ്തദാ വക്തും പ്രചക്രമേ ॥ ൪ ॥

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