Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.2.29.31 (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 2.2.29.31

माघमासस्य पंचम्यामष्टम्यां चैत्रशुक्लके ।
एते कालाः प्रशस्ता हि गुंडिचाख्यमहोत्सवे ॥ ३१ ॥

māghamāsasya paṃcamyāmaṣṭamyāṃ caitraśuklake |
ete kālāḥ praśastā hi guṃḍicākhyamahotsave || 31 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.2.29.31 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 (2.2.29.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Maghama, Asasya, Pancami, Ashtami, Caitra, Shuklaka, Eta, Etad, Eti, Esha, Kala, Prashasta, Gundica, Aha, Ahu, Utsava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.2.29.31). 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: “māghamāsasya paṃcamyāmaṣṭamyāṃ caitraśuklake
  • māghamā -
  • māghamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • asasya -
  • asasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pañcamyām -
  • pañcamī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • aṣṭamyām -
  • aṣṭamī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • caitra -
  • caitra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caitra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śuklake -
  • śuklaka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śuklaka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śuklakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “ete kālāḥ praśastā hi guṃḍicākhyamahotsave
  • ete -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    etā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
  • kālāḥ -
  • kāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • praśastā* -
  • praśasta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    praśastā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • guṇḍicā -
  • guṇḍicā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akhyam -
  • khyā (verb class 2)
    [aorist active first single]
  • aho -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ahu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ahu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • utsave -
  • utsava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.2.29.31

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 2.2.29.31 in Bengali sript:
মাঘমাসস্য পংচম্যামষ্টম্যাং চৈত্রশুক্লকে ।
এতে কালাঃ প্রশস্তা হি গুংডিচাখ্যমহোত্সবে ॥ ৩১ ॥

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 2.2.29.31 in Kannada sript:
ಮಾಘಮಾಸಸ್ಯ ಪಂಚಮ್ಯಾಮಷ್ಟಮ್ಯಾಂ ಚೈತ್ರಶುಕ್ಲಕೇ ।
ಏತೇ ಕಾಲಾಃ ಪ್ರಶಸ್ತಾ ಹಿ ಗುಂಡಿಚಾಖ್ಯಮಹೋತ್ಸವೇ ॥ ೩೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.2.29.31 in Gujarati sript:
માઘમાસસ્ય પંચમ્યામષ્ટમ્યાં ચૈત્રશુક્લકે ।
એતે કાલાઃ પ્રશસ્તા હિ ગુંડિચાખ્યમહોત્સવે ॥ ૩૧ ॥

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 2.2.29.31 in Malayalam sript:
മാഘമാസസ്യ പംചമ്യാമഷ്ടമ്യാം ചൈത്രശുക്ലകേ ।
ഏതേ കാലാഃ പ്രശസ്താ ഹി ഗുംഡിചാഖ്യമഹോത്സവേ ॥ ൩൧ ॥

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