Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.4.13.18 (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 2.4.13.18

पिता ते देवशर्माऽभूत्सत्राजिदभिधो ह्ययम् ।
यश्चंद्रनामाऽसोऽक्रूरस्त्वं सा गुणवती शुभा ॥ १८ ॥

pitā te devaśarmā'bhūtsatrājidabhidho hyayam |
yaścaṃdranāmā'so'krūrastvaṃ sā guṇavatī śubhā || 18 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.4.13.18 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 (2.4.13.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pitri, Tad, Yushmad, Satrajit, Aya, Idam, Yah, Candra, Asu, Akrura, Tva, Gunavat, Gunavati, Shubha, Shubh,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.4.13.18). 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: “pitā te devaśarmā'bhūtsatrājidabhidho hyayam
  • pitā -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • devaśarmā' -
  • abhūt -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • satrājid -
  • satrājit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    satrājit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • abhidho -
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “yaścaṃdranāmā'so'krūrastvaṃ guṇavatī śubhā
  • yaś -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • candra -
  • candra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    candra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ā' -
  • aso' -
  • asu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    sas (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • akrūras -
  • akrūra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • guṇavatī -
  • guṇavatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    guṇavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • śubhā -
  • śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.4.13.18

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 2.4.13.18 in Bengali sript:
পিতা তে দেবশর্মাঽভূত্সত্রাজিদভিধো হ্যযম্ ।
যশ্চংদ্রনামাঽসোঽক্রূরস্ত্বং সা গুণবতী শুভা ॥ ১৮ ॥

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 2.4.13.18 in Kannada sript:
ಪಿತಾ ತೇ ದೇವಶರ್ಮಾಽಭೂತ್ಸತ್ರಾಜಿದಭಿಧೋ ಹ್ಯಯಮ್ ।
ಯಶ್ಚಂದ್ರನಾಮಾಽಸೋಽಕ್ರೂರಸ್ತ್ವಂ ಸಾ ಗುಣವತೀ ಶುಭಾ ॥ ೧೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.4.13.18 in Gujarati sript:
પિતા તે દેવશર્માઽભૂત્સત્રાજિદભિધો હ્યયમ્ ।
યશ્ચંદ્રનામાઽસોઽક્રૂરસ્ત્વં સા ગુણવતી શુભા ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 2.4.13.18 in Malayalam sript:
പിതാ തേ ദേവശര്മാഽഭൂത്സത്രാജിദഭിധോ ഹ്യയമ് ।
യശ്ചംദ്രനാമാഽസോഽക്രൂരസ്ത്വം സാ ഗുണവതീ ശുഭാ ॥ ൧൮ ॥

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