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.


भूलोके संप्रवृत्ते तु प्रवाहे सिद्धिकांक्षिणः ।
सेविष्यन्ते सुरवरा मुनिवर्याश्च संततम् ॥ ४८ ॥

bhūloke saṃpravṛtte tu pravāhe siddhikāṃkṣiṇaḥ |
seviṣyante suravarā munivaryāśca saṃtatam || 48 ||

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.

Bhuloka, Sampravritta, Sampravritti, Pravaha, Siddhi, Kankshin, Kankshi, Suravara, Muni, Vari, Varya, Santata,

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: “bhūloke saṃpravṛtte tu pravāhe siddhikāṃkṣiṇaḥ
  • bhūloke -
  • bhūloka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sampravṛtte -
  • sampravṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sampravṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sampravṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sampravṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pravāhe -
  • pravāha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pravāha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • siddhi -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    siddhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    siddhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    siddhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kāṅkṣiṇaḥ -
  • kāṅkṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kāṅkṣin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kāṅkṣī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “seviṣyante suravarā munivaryāśca saṃtatam
  • seviṣyante -
  • sev (verb class 1)
    [future middle third plural]
  • suravarā* -
  • suravara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • muni -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    muni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    munī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • varyāś -
  • varī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    varya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    varyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    vṛ -> varya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √vṛ], [vocative plural from √vṛ]
    vṛ -> varyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √vṛ], [vocative plural from √vṛ], [accusative plural from √vṛ]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • santatam -
  • santata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    santata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    santatā (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:
ভূলোকে সংপ্রবৃত্তে তু প্রবাহে সিদ্ধিকাংক্ষিণঃ ।
সেবিষ্যন্তে সুরবরা মুনিবর্যাশ্চ সংততম্ ॥ ৪৮ ॥

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:
ಭೂಲೋಕೇ ಸಂಪ್ರವೃತ್ತೇ ತು ಪ್ರವಾಹೇ ಸಿದ್ಧಿಕಾಂಕ್ಷಿಣಃ ।
ಸೇವಿಷ್ಯನ್ತೇ ಸುರವರಾ ಮುನಿವರ್ಯಾಶ್ಚ ಸಂತತಮ್ ॥ ೪೮ ॥

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:
ભૂલોકે સંપ્રવૃત્તે તુ પ્રવાહે સિદ્ધિકાંક્ષિણઃ ।
સેવિષ્યન્તે સુરવરા મુનિવર્યાશ્ચ સંતતમ્ ॥ ૪૮ ॥

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:
ഭൂലോകേ സംപ്രവൃത്തേ തു പ്രവാഹേ സിദ്ധികാംക്ഷിണഃ ।
സേവിഷ്യന്തേ സുരവരാ മുനിവര്യാശ്ച സംതതമ് ॥ ൪൮ ॥

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