Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.2.4.52 (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 2.2.4.52

कपालमोचनं नाम क्षेत्रपालं यमेश्वरम् ।
मार्कण्डेयं तथेशानं बिल्वेशं नीलकंठकम् ॥ ५२ ॥

kapālamocanaṃ nāma kṣetrapālaṃ yameśvaram |
mārkaṇḍeyaṃ tatheśānaṃ bilveśaṃ nīlakaṃṭhakam || 52 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.2.4.52 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 (2.2.4.52). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kapalamocana, Naman, Kshetrapala, Yameshvara, Markandeya, Tatha, Ishana, Bilva, Bilvi, Isha, Ish, Nilakantha, Kah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.2.4.52). 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: “kapālamocanaṃ nāma kṣetrapālaṃ yameśvaram
  • kapālamocanam -
  • kapālamocana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kṣetrapālam -
  • kṣetrapāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • yameśvaram -
  • yameśvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “mārkaṇḍeyaṃ tatheśānaṃ bilveśaṃ nīlakaṃṭhakam
  • mārkaṇḍeyam -
  • mārkaṇḍeya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mārkaṇḍeya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathe -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • īśānam -
  • īśāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    īś -> īśāna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
    īś -> īśāna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √īś class 2 verb], [accusative single from √īś class 2 verb]
  • bilve -
  • bilva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    bilva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bilvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bilvi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bilvi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • īśam -
  • īśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    īśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    īśā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    īś (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • nīlakaṇṭha -
  • nīlakaṇṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nīlakaṇṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kam -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.2.4.52

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 2.2.4.52 in Bengali sript:
কপালমোচনং নাম ক্ষেত্রপালং যমেশ্বরম্ ।
মার্কণ্ডেযং তথেশানং বিল্বেশং নীলকংঠকম্ ॥ ৫২ ॥

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 2.2.4.52 in Kannada sript:
ಕಪಾಲಮೋಚನಂ ನಾಮ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಪಾಲಂ ಯಮೇಶ್ವರಮ್ ।
ಮಾರ್ಕಣ್ಡೇಯಂ ತಥೇಶಾನಂ ಬಿಲ್ವೇಶಂ ನೀಲಕಂಠಕಮ್ ॥ ೫೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.2.4.52 in Gujarati sript:
કપાલમોચનં નામ ક્ષેત્રપાલં યમેશ્વરમ્ ।
માર્કણ્ડેયં તથેશાનં બિલ્વેશં નીલકંઠકમ્ ॥ ૫૨ ॥

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 2.2.4.52 in Malayalam sript:
കപാലമോചനം നാമ ക്ഷേത്രപാലം യമേശ്വരമ് ।
മാര്കണ്ഡേയം തഥേശാനം ബില്വേശം നീലകംഠകമ് ॥ ൫൨ ॥

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