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.


अश्रद्दधानः पापात्मा नास्तिकश्छिन्नमानसः ।
हेतुवादी च पंचैते न तीर्थफलभागिनः ॥ ७७ ॥

aśraddadhānaḥ pāpātmā nāstikaśchinnamānasaḥ |
hetuvādī ca paṃcaite na tīrthaphalabhāginaḥ || 77 ||

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.

Ashraddadhana, Papatman, Nastika, Chinnama, Hetuvadin, Panca, Pancan, Tirtha, Phalabhagin, Phalabhagi,

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: “aśraddadhānaḥ pāpātmā nāstikaśchinnamānasaḥ
  • aśraddadhānaḥ -
  • aśraddadhāna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pāpātmā -
  • pāpātman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nāstikaś -
  • nāstika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • chinnamān -
  • chinnama (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • asaḥ -
  • sas (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Line 2: “hetuvādī ca paṃcaite na tīrthaphalabhāginaḥ
  • hetuvādī -
  • hetuvādin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pañcai -
  • pañc (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    pañca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pañcan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pañcā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aite -
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tīrtha -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalabhāginaḥ -
  • phalabhāgin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    phalabhāgin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    phalabhāgī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive 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:
অশ্রদ্দধানঃ পাপাত্মা নাস্তিকশ্ছিন্নমানসঃ ।
হেতুবাদী চ পংচৈতে ন তীর্থফলভাগিনঃ ॥ ৭৭ ॥

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:
ಅಶ್ರದ್ದಧಾನಃ ಪಾಪಾತ್ಮಾ ನಾಸ್ತಿಕಶ್ಛಿನ್ನಮಾನಸಃ ।
ಹೇತುವಾದೀ ಚ ಪಂಚೈತೇ ನ ತೀರ್ಥಫಲಭಾಗಿನಃ ॥ ೭೭ ॥

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:
અશ્રદ્દધાનઃ પાપાત્મા નાસ્તિકશ્છિન્નમાનસઃ ।
હેતુવાદી ચ પંચૈતે ન તીર્થફલભાગિનઃ ॥ ૭૭ ॥

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:
അശ്രദ്ദധാനഃ പാപാത്മാ നാസ്തികശ്ഛിന്നമാനസഃ ।
ഹേതുവാദീ ച പംചൈതേ ന തീര്ഥഫലഭാഗിനഃ ॥ ൭൭ ॥

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