Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 2.7.7.23 (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 2.7.7.23

नारी पुष्पैर्माधवं नार्चयेद्या कालोत्पन्नैर्मन्दिरे वा गृहे वा ।
पुत्रं सौख्यं क्वाऽपि नाप्नोति हंति चायुर्भर्तुः स्वात्मनो वा महात्मन् ॥ २३ ॥

nārī puṣpairmādhavaṃ nārcayedyā kālotpannairmandire vā gṛhe vā |
putraṃ saukhyaṃ kvā'pi nāpnoti haṃti cāyurbhartuḥ svātmano vā mahātman || 23 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.7.7.23 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 (2.7.7.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nari, Pushpa, Madhava, Nri, Kala, Utpanna, Mandira, Var, Grih, Griha, Putra, Saukhya, Api, Nabh, Cayu, Bhartri, Svatman, Mahatman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.7.7.23). 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: “nārī puṣpairmādhavaṃ nārcayedyā kālotpannairmandire gṛhe
  • nārī -
  • nārī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    nāri (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • puṣpair -
  • puṣpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    puṣpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mādhavam -
  • mādhava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mādhava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mādhavā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • arcayed -
  • ṛc (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
    ṛc (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kālo -
  • kāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • utpannair -
  • utpanna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    utpanna (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mandire -
  • mandira (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mandira (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mandirā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vā* -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gṛhe -
  • gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    gṛh (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “putraṃ saukhyaṃ kvā'pi nāpnoti haṃti cāyurbhartuḥ svātmano mahātman
  • putram -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    putrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • saukhyam -
  • saukhya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kvā' -
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • nāp -
  • nābh (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • no -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • ūti -
  • ūti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ūti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • hanti -
  • hanti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    han (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • cāyur -
  • cāyu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    cāyu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhartuḥ -
  • bhartṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • svātmano* -
  • svātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • vā* -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahātman -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.7.7.23

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 2.7.7.23 in Bengali sript:
নারী পুষ্পৈর্মাধবং নার্চযেদ্যা কালোত্পন্নৈর্মন্দিরে বা গৃহে বা ।
পুত্রং সৌখ্যং ক্বাঽপি নাপ্নোতি হংতি চাযুর্ভর্তুঃ স্বাত্মনো বা মহাত্মন্ ॥ ২৩ ॥

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 2.7.7.23 in Kannada sript:
ನಾರೀ ಪುಷ್ಪೈರ್ಮಾಧವಂ ನಾರ್ಚಯೇದ್ಯಾ ಕಾಲೋತ್ಪನ್ನೈರ್ಮನ್ದಿರೇ ವಾ ಗೃಹೇ ವಾ ।
ಪುತ್ರಂ ಸೌಖ್ಯಂ ಕ್ವಾಽಪಿ ನಾಪ್ನೋತಿ ಹಂತಿ ಚಾಯುರ್ಭರ್ತುಃ ಸ್ವಾತ್ಮನೋ ವಾ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನ್ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.7.7.23 in Gujarati sript:
નારી પુષ્પૈર્માધવં નાર્ચયેદ્યા કાલોત્પન્નૈર્મન્દિરે વા ગૃહે વા ।
પુત્રં સૌખ્યં ક્વાઽપિ નાપ્નોતિ હંતિ ચાયુર્ભર્તુઃ સ્વાત્મનો વા મહાત્મન્ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 2.7.7.23 in Malayalam sript:
നാരീ പുഷ്പൈര്മാധവം നാര്ചയേദ്യാ കാലോത്പന്നൈര്മന്ദിരേ വാ ഗൃഹേ വാ ।
പുത്രം സൌഖ്യം ക്വാഽപി നാപ്നോതി ഹംതി ചായുര്ഭര്തുഃ സ്വാത്മനോ വാ മഹാത്മന് ॥ ൨൩ ॥

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