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.


रविरुवाच ।
मुनयः सर्व एवैते यूयं शृणुत मद्वचः ।
यज्ञं विधातुमिच्छामि तत्राज्ञां दातुमर्हथ ॥ ४५ ॥

raviruvāca |
munayaḥ sarva evaite yūyaṃ śṛṇuta madvacaḥ |
yajñaṃ vidhātumicchāmi tatrājñāṃ dātumarhatha || 45 ||

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.

Ravi, Muni, Munaya, Sarva, Eva, Yuya, Yushmad, Madvan, Yajna, Vidha, Tatra, Ajna, Datu,

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: “raviruvāca
  • ravir -
  • ravi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “munayaḥ sarva evaite yūyaṃ śṛṇuta madvacaḥ
  • munayaḥ -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    munaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarva* -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • evai -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aite -
  • yūyam -
  • yu -> yūya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √yu class 2 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 6 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yūya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √yu class 2 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 2 verb], [nominative single from √yu class 6 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 6 verb], [nominative single from √yu class 9 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative plural]
  • śṛṇuta -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • madva -
  • madvan (noun, masculine)
    madvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • caḥ -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “yajñaṃ vidhātumicchāmi tatrājñāṃ dātumarhatha
  • yajñam -
  • yajña (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vidhāt -
  • vidha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vidha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • um -
  • u (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • icchāmi -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • ajñām -
  • ajñā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    jñā (verb class 3)
    [aorist active first single]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [aorist active first single]
  • dātum -
  • -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √]
    dai -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dai]
    de -> dātum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √de]
    dātu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    dātu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • arhatha -
  • arh (verb class 1)
    [present active second plural]

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:
রবিরুবাচ ।
মুনযঃ সর্ব এবৈতে যূযং শৃণুত মদ্বচঃ ।
যজ্ঞং বিধাতুমিচ্ছামি তত্রাজ্ঞাং দাতুমর্হথ ॥ ৪৫ ॥

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:
ರವಿರುವಾಚ ।
ಮುನಯಃ ಸರ್ವ ಏವೈತೇ ಯೂಯಂ ಶೃಣುತ ಮದ್ವಚಃ ।
ಯಜ್ಞಂ ವಿಧಾತುಮಿಚ್ಛಾಮಿ ತತ್ರಾಜ್ಞಾಂ ದಾತುಮರ್ಹಥ ॥ ೪೫ ॥

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:
રવિરુવાચ ।
મુનયઃ સર્વ એવૈતે યૂયં શૃણુત મદ્વચઃ ।
યજ્ઞં વિધાતુમિચ્છામિ તત્રાજ્ઞાં દાતુમર્હથ ॥ ૪૫ ॥

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:
രവിരുവാച ।
മുനയഃ സര്വ ഏവൈതേ യൂയം ശൃണുത മദ്വചഃ ।
യജ്ഞം വിധാതുമിച്ഛാമി തത്രാജ്ഞാം ദാതുമര്ഹഥ ॥ ൪൫ ॥

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