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.


पूर्वकर्मानुरोधेन भवंत्येते न संशयः ।
जीवः कर्मानुगो दुःखं दिष्टं दैवेन कालतः ॥ ३६ ॥

pūrvakarmānurodhena bhavaṃtyete na saṃśayaḥ |
jīvaḥ karmānugo duḥkhaṃ diṣṭaṃ daivena kālataḥ || 36 ||

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.

Purvakarman, Anurodha, Bhavanti, Bhavat, Bhavant, Eta, Etad, Eti, Esha, Samshaya, Jiva, Karman, Anuga, Duhkham, Duhkha, Dishta, Daiva, Kalatah,

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: “pūrvakarmānurodhena bhavaṃtyete na saṃśayaḥ
  • pūrvakarmā -
  • pūrvakarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • anurodhena -
  • anurodha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • bhavantye -
  • bhavanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhavantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • ete -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    etā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃśayaḥ -
  • saṃśaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jīvaḥ karmānugo duḥkhaṃ diṣṭaṃ daivena kālataḥ
  • jīvaḥ -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • karmā -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • anugo* -
  • anuga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • duḥkham -
  • duḥkham (indeclinable)
    duḥkha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    duḥkha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    duḥkhā (noun, feminine)
  • diṣṭam -
  • diṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    diṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    diṣṭā (noun, feminine)
  • daivena -
  • daiva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    daiva (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kālataḥ -
  • kālataḥ (indeclinable)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print 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:
পূর্বকর্মানুরোধেন ভবংত্যেতে ন সংশযঃ ।
জীবঃ কর্মানুগো দুঃখং দিষ্টং দৈবেন কালতঃ ॥ ৩৬ ॥

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:
ಪೂರ್ವಕರ್ಮಾನುರೋಧೇನ ಭವಂತ್ಯೇತೇ ನ ಸಂಶಯಃ ।
ಜೀವಃ ಕರ್ಮಾನುಗೋ ದುಃಖಂ ದಿಷ್ಟಂ ದೈವೇನ ಕಾಲತಃ ॥ ೩೬ ॥

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:
પૂર્વકર્માનુરોધેન ભવંત્યેતે ન સંશયઃ ।
જીવઃ કર્માનુગો દુઃખં દિષ્ટં દૈવેન કાલતઃ ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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:
പൂര്വകര്മാനുരോധേന ഭവംത്യേതേ ന സംശയഃ ।
ജീവഃ കര്മാനുഗോ ദുഃഖം ദിഷ്ടം ദൈവേന കാലതഃ ॥ ൩൬ ॥

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