Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.7.1.4 (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 2.7.1.4

श्रोतुं कौतूहलं ब्रह्मन्कथं विष्णुप्रियो ह्यसौ ।
के च विष्णुप्रिया धर्मा मासे माधववल्लभे ॥ ४ ॥

śrotuṃ kautūhalaṃ brahmankathaṃ viṣṇupriyo hyasau |
ke ca viṣṇupriyā dharmā māse mādhavavallabhe || 4 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.7.1.4 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 (2.7.1.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shrotu, Kautuhala, Asi, Asu, Adah, Kah, Kim, Vishnupriya, Dharma, Mas, Masa, Madhava, Vallabha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.7.1.4). 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.

  • Line1: “śrotuṃ kautūhalaṃ brahmankathaṃ viṣṇupriyo hyasau
  • śrotum -
  • śru -> śrotum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √śru]
    śrotu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kautūhalam -
  • kautūhala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse brahmankatham*vi
  • viṣṇupriyo -
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    asu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line2: “ke ca viṣṇupriyā dharmā māse mādhavavallabhe
  • ke -
  • ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣṇupriyā* -
  • viṣṇupriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dharmā* -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dharmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • māse -
  • mās (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    māsa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    māsā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mādhava -
  • mādhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mādhava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vallabhe -
  • vallabha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vallabha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vallabhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.7.1.4

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 2.7.1.4 in Bengali sript:
শ্রোতুং কৌতূহলং ব্রহ্মন্কথং বিষ্ণুপ্রিযো হ্যসৌ ।
কে চ বিষ্ণুপ্রিযা ধর্মা মাসে মাধববল্লভে ॥ ৪ ॥

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 2.7.1.4 in Kannada sript:
ಶ್ರೋತುಂ ಕೌತೂಹಲಂ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮನ್ಕಥಂ ವಿಷ್ಣುಪ್ರಿಯೋ ಹ್ಯಸೌ ।
ಕೇ ಚ ವಿಷ್ಣುಪ್ರಿಯಾ ಧರ್ಮಾ ಮಾಸೇ ಮಾಧವವಲ್ಲಭೇ ॥ ೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.7.1.4 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રોતું કૌતૂહલં બ્રહ્મન્કથં વિષ્ણુપ્રિયો હ્યસૌ ।
કે ચ વિષ્ણુપ્રિયા ધર્મા માસે માધવવલ્લભે ॥ ૪ ॥

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 2.7.1.4 in Malayalam sript:
ശ്രോതും കൌതൂഹലം ബ്രഹ്മന്കഥം വിഷ്ണുപ്രിയോ ഹ്യസൌ ।
കേ ച വിഷ്ണുപ്രിയാ ധര്മാ മാസേ മാധവവല്ലഭേ ॥ ൪ ॥

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