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.


वर्षमासदिनानां तु विमुच्य नियमाग्रहम् ।
सर्वदा प्रेमभक्त्यैव सेवनं निर्गुणं मतम् ॥ २८ ॥

varṣamāsadinānāṃ tu vimucya niyamāgraham |
sarvadā premabhaktyaiva sevanaṃ nirguṇaṃ matam || 28 ||

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:

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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 ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Varsha, Asa, Dina, Niyama, Agraha, Sarvada, Premabhakti, Sevana, Nirguna, Mata,

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: “varṣamāsadinānāṃ tu vimucya niyamāgraham
  • varṣam -
  • varṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    varṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varṣā (noun, feminine)
  • āsa -
  • āsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āsan (noun, neuter)
    as (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • dinānām -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    dinā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vimucya -
  • niyamā -
  • niyama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • agraham -
  • agraha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    agraha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    agrahā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “sarvadā premabhaktyaiva sevanaṃ nirguṇaṃ matam
  • sarvadā -
  • sarvadā (indeclinable)
    sarvadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • premabhaktyai -
  • premabhakti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    premabhakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    premabhakti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • sevanam -
  • sevana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sevanā (noun, feminine)
  • nirguṇam -
  • nirguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirguṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirguṇā (noun, feminine)
  • matam -
  • mata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    matā (noun, feminine)
    man -> mata (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
    man -> mata (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]

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:
বর্ষমাসদিনানাং তু বিমুচ্য নিযমাগ্রহম্ ।
সর্বদা প্রেমভক্ত্যৈব সেবনং নির্গুণং মতম্ ॥ ২৮ ॥

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:
ವರ್ಷಮಾಸದಿನಾನಾಂ ತು ವಿಮುಚ್ಯ ನಿಯಮಾಗ್ರಹಮ್ ।
ಸರ್ವದಾ ಪ್ರೇಮಭಕ್ತ್ಯೈವ ಸೇವನಂ ನಿರ್ಗುಣಂ ಮತಮ್ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

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:
વર્ષમાસદિનાનાં તુ વિમુચ્ય નિયમાગ્રહમ્ ।
સર્વદા પ્રેમભક્ત્યૈવ સેવનં નિર્ગુણં મતમ્ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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:
വര്ഷമാസദിനാനാം തു വിമുച്യ നിയമാഗ്രഹമ് ।
സര്വദാ പ്രേമഭക്ത്യൈവ സേവനം നിര്ഗുണം മതമ് ॥ ൨൮ ॥

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