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.


प्रददौ पांडुपुत्रेभ्यस्तत्सेवाहृष्टमानसः ।
सार्धराज्यं पुरवरं खाण्डवप्रस्थसंज्ञिकम् ॥ १० ॥

pradadau pāṃḍuputrebhyastatsevāhṛṣṭamānasaḥ |
sārdharājyaṃ puravaraṃ khāṇḍavaprasthasaṃjñikam || 10 ||

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:

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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 ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prada, Panduputra, Tat, Tad, Seva, Hrishtamanasa, Sardha, Rajya, Puravara, Khandavaprastha,

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: “pradadau pāṃḍuputrebhyastatsevāhṛṣṭamānasaḥ
  • prada -
  • prada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dau -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pāṇḍuputrebhyas -
  • pāṇḍuputra (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sevā -
  • sevā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • hṛṣṭamānasaḥ -
  • hṛṣṭamānasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “sārdharājyaṃ puravaraṃ khāṇḍavaprasthasaṃjñikam
  • sārdha -
  • sārdha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sārdha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājyam -
  • rājya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rājya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rājyā (noun, feminine)
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [nominative single from √rāj], [accusative single from √rāj]
  • puravaram -
  • puravara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • khāṇḍavaprastha -
  • khāṇḍavaprastha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sañjñikam -
  • sañjñikā (noun, feminine)

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:
প্রদদৌ পাংডুপুত্রেভ্যস্তত্সেবাহৃষ্টমানসঃ ।
সার্ধরাজ্যং পুরবরং খাণ্ডবপ্রস্থসংজ্ঞিকম্ ॥ ১০ ॥

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:
ಪ್ರದದೌ ಪಾಂಡುಪುತ್ರೇಭ್ಯಸ್ತತ್ಸೇವಾಹೃಷ್ಟಮಾನಸಃ ।
ಸಾರ್ಧರಾಜ್ಯಂ ಪುರವರಂ ಖಾಣ್ಡವಪ್ರಸ್ಥಸಂಜ್ಞಿಕಮ್ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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:
પ્રદદૌ પાંડુપુત્રેભ્યસ્તત્સેવાહૃષ્ટમાનસઃ ।
સાર્ધરાજ્યં પુરવરં ખાણ્ડવપ્રસ્થસંજ્ઞિકમ્ ॥ ૧૦ ॥

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:
പ്രദദൌ പാംഡുപുത്രേഭ്യസ്തത്സേവാഹൃഷ്ടമാനസഃ ।
സാര്ധരാജ്യം പുരവരം ഖാണ്ഡവപ്രസ്ഥസംജ്ഞികമ് ॥ ൧൦ ॥

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