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.


एवं दयांबुधिरसौ तस्मिन्नीलाचले वसन् ।
दीनानाथानुग्रहाय दारुव्याजशरीरवान् ॥ १६ ॥

evaṃ dayāṃbudhirasau tasminnīlācale vasan |
dīnānāthānugrahāya dāruvyājaśarīravān || 16 ||

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.

Evam, Eva, Daya, Budh, Rasa, Tad, Ila, Acala, Vasat, Dina, Grahaya, Graha, Daru, Vyaja, Shariravat,

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: “evaṃ dayāṃbudhirasau tasminnīlācale vasan
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • dayām -
  • dayā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • budhi -
  • budh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    budh (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • rasau -
  • rasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tasminn -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ī -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
  • ilā -
  • ilā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    il (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • acale -
  • acala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    acala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    acalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vasan -
  • vas -> vasat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vas class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vas class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “dīnānāthānugrahāya dāruvyājaśarīravān
  • dīnān -
  • dīna (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • hānu -
  • hānu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • grahāya -
  • grahāya (indeclinable)
    graha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    graha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • dāru -
  • dāru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dāru (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dāru (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vyāja -
  • vyāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śarīravān -
  • śarīravat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print 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:
এবং দযাংবুধিরসৌ তস্মিন্নীলাচলে বসন্ ।
দীনানাথানুগ্রহায দারুব্যাজশরীরবান্ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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:
ಏವಂ ದಯಾಂಬುಧಿರಸೌ ತಸ್ಮಿನ್ನೀಲಾಚಲೇ ವಸನ್ ।
ದೀನಾನಾಥಾನುಗ್ರಹಾಯ ದಾರುವ್ಯಾಜಶರೀರವಾನ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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:
એવં દયાંબુધિરસૌ તસ્મિન્નીલાચલે વસન્ ।
દીનાનાથાનુગ્રહાય દારુવ્યાજશરીરવાન્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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:
ഏവം ദയാംബുധിരസൌ തസ്മിന്നീലാചലേ വസന് ।
ദീനാനാഥാനുഗ്രഹായ ദാരുവ്യാജശരീരവാന് ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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