Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.5.15.6 (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 2.5.15.6

वस्त्रदानं तथा शय्या तथाऽलंकरणानि च ।
सद्मदानं प्रकर्तव्यं मम सन्तोषकारकम् ॥ ६ ॥

vastradānaṃ tathā śayyā tathā'laṃkaraṇāni ca |
sadmadānaṃ prakartavyaṃ mama santoṣakārakam || 6 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.5.15.6 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 (2.5.15.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vastradana, Tatha, Shayya, Shayi, Alankarana, Sadman, Dana, Prakartavya, Asmad, Santoshaka, Araka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.5.15.6). 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: “vastradānaṃ tathā śayyā tathā'laṃkaraṇāni ca
  • vastradānam -
  • vastradāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śayyā -
  • śayyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śayi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tathā' -
  • alaṅkaraṇāni -
  • alaṅkaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “sadmadānaṃ prakartavyaṃ mama santoṣakārakam
  • sadma -
  • sadman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    sadman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dānam -
  • dāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prakartavyam -
  • prakartavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prakartavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prakartavyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • santoṣakā -
  • santoṣaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    santoṣaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    santoṣakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arakam -
  • araka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.5.15.6

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 2.5.15.6 in Bengali sript:
বস্ত্রদানং তথা শয্যা তথাঽলংকরণানি চ ।
সদ্মদানং প্রকর্তব্যং মম সন্তোষকারকম্ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 2.5.15.6 in Kannada sript:
ವಸ್ತ್ರದಾನಂ ತಥಾ ಶಯ್ಯಾ ತಥಾಽಲಂಕರಣಾನಿ ಚ ।
ಸದ್ಮದಾನಂ ಪ್ರಕರ್ತವ್ಯಂ ಮಮ ಸನ್ತೋಷಕಾರಕಮ್ ॥ ೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.5.15.6 in Gujarati sript:
વસ્ત્રદાનં તથા શય્યા તથાઽલંકરણાનિ ચ ।
સદ્મદાનં પ્રકર્તવ્યં મમ સન્તોષકારકમ્ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 2.5.15.6 in Malayalam sript:
വസ്ത്രദാനം തഥാ ശയ്യാ തഥാഽലംകരണാനി ച ।
സദ്മദാനം പ്രകര്തവ്യം മമ സന്തോഷകാരകമ് ॥ ൬ ॥

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