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.


गत्वा देवं जगन्नाथं स्थापयिष्यसि चेत्प्रभो ।
त्वदनुग्रहस्तु सफलो भवेन्मे लोकभावन ॥ २६ ॥

gatvā devaṃ jagannāthaṃ sthāpayiṣyasi cetprabho |
tvadanugrahastu saphalo bhavenme lokabhāvana || 26 ||

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.

Deva, Jagannatha, Yushmad, Anugraha, Saphala, Asmad, Lokabhavana,

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: “gatvā devaṃ jagannāthaṃ sthāpayiṣyasi cetprabho
  • gatvā -
  • gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
  • devam -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    devan (noun, masculine)
  • jagannātham -
  • jagannātha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jagannāthā (noun, feminine)
  • sthāpayiṣyasi -
  • sthā (verb class 0)
    [future active second single]
  • Cannot analyse cetprabho
  • Line 2: “tvadanugrahastu saphalo bhavenme lokabhāvana
  • tvad -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • anugrahas -
  • anugraha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • saphalo* -
  • saphala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhaven -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [optative active third 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]
  • lokabhāvana -
  • lokabhāvana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    lokabhāvana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

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:
গত্বা দেবং জগন্নাথং স্থাপযিষ্যসি চেত্প্রভো ।
ত্বদনুগ্রহস্তু সফলো ভবেন্মে লোকভাবন ॥ ২৬ ॥

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:
ಗತ್ವಾ ದೇವಂ ಜಗನ್ನಾಥಂ ಸ್ಥಾಪಯಿಷ್ಯಸಿ ಚೇತ್ಪ್ರಭೋ ।
ತ್ವದನುಗ್ರಹಸ್ತು ಸಫಲೋ ಭವೇನ್ಮೇ ಲೋಕಭಾವನ ॥ ೨೬ ॥

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:
ગત્વા દેવં જગન્નાથં સ્થાપયિષ્યસિ ચેત્પ્રભો ।
ત્વદનુગ્રહસ્તુ સફલો ભવેન્મે લોકભાવન ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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:
ഗത്വാ ദേവം ജഗന്നാഥം സ്ഥാപയിഷ്യസി ചേത്പ്രഭോ ।
ത്വദനുഗ്രഹസ്തു സഫലോ ഭവേന്മേ ലോകഭാവന ॥ ൨൬ ॥

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