Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.4.22.17 (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 2.4.22.17

ईश्वर उवाच ।
गच्छध्वं शरणं देवा विष्णोर्मोहापनुत्तये ।
शरण्यां मोहिनीं मायां सा वः कार्यं करिष्यति ॥ १७ ॥

īśvara uvāca |
gacchadhvaṃ śaraṇaṃ devā viṣṇormohāpanuttaye |
śaraṇyāṃ mohinīṃ māyāṃ sā vaḥ kāryaṃ kariṣyati || 17 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.4.22.17 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 (2.4.22.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ishvara, Sharana, Deva, Vishnu, Moha, Apanutti, Sharani, Sharanya, Mohini, Maya, Yushmad, Karya, Karishyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.4.22.17). 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: “īśvara uvāca
  • īśvara* -
  • īśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “gacchadhvaṃ śaraṇaṃ devā viṣṇormohāpanuttaye
  • gacchadhvam -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle second plural]
  • śaraṇam -
  • śaraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • devā* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • viṣṇor -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • mohā -
  • moha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mohā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apanuttaye -
  • apanutti (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • Line 3: “śaraṇyāṃ mohinīṃ māyāṃ vaḥ kāryaṃ kariṣyati
  • śaraṇyām -
  • śaraṇi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    śaraṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śaraṇī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • mohinīm -
  • mohinī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • māyām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    māyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [optative active first single]
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vaḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • kāryam -
  • kārya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kārya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ], [accusative single from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṝ class 9 verb], [accusative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • kariṣyati -
  • kariṣyat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kariṣyat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [locative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kariṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kariṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [locative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [future active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [future active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 5)
    [future active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 9)
    [future active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.4.22.17

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 2.4.22.17 in Bengali sript:
ঈশ্বর উবাচ ।
গচ্ছধ্বং শরণং দেবা বিষ্ণোর্মোহাপনুত্তযে ।
শরণ্যাং মোহিনীং মাযাং সা বঃ কার্যং করিষ্যতি ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 2.4.22.17 in Kannada sript:
ಈಶ್ವರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಗಚ್ಛಧ್ವಂ ಶರಣಂ ದೇವಾ ವಿಷ್ಣೋರ್ಮೋಹಾಪನುತ್ತಯೇ ।
ಶರಣ್ಯಾಂ ಮೋಹಿನೀಂ ಮಾಯಾಂ ಸಾ ವಃ ಕಾರ್ಯಂ ಕರಿಷ್ಯತಿ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.4.22.17 in Gujarati sript:
ઈશ્વર ઉવાચ ।
ગચ્છધ્વં શરણં દેવા વિષ્ણોર્મોહાપનુત્તયે ।
શરણ્યાં મોહિનીં માયાં સા વઃ કાર્યં કરિષ્યતિ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 2.4.22.17 in Malayalam sript:
ഈശ്വര ഉവാച ।
ഗച്ഛധ്വം ശരണം ദേവാ വിഷ്ണോര്മോഹാപനുത്തയേ ।
ശരണ്യാം മോഹിനീം മായാം സാ വഃ കാര്യം കരിഷ്യതി ॥ ൧൭ ॥

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