Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

876,996 words | ISBN-10: 8170800978 | ISBN-13: 9788170800972

The Skanda-purana verse 2.8.6.72 (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 2.8.6.72

विभोर्गुप्तहरेस्तत्र संगमस्नानपूर्विका ।
गोप्रतारे च तीर्थेऽस्मिन्सरयूघर्घराश्रिते ।
स्नात्वा देवोऽर्चनीयोऽयं सर्वकामफलप्रदः ॥ ७२ ॥

vibhorguptaharestatra saṃgamasnānapūrvikā |
gopratāre ca tīrthe'sminsarayūghargharāśrite |
snātvā devo'rcanīyo'yaṃ sarvakāmaphalapradaḥ || 72 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 2.8.6.72 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 (2.8.6.72). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vibha, Vibhu, Gupta, Hari, Tatra, Sangama, Snana, Purvika, Gopratara, Tirtha, Idam, Sarayu, Gharghara, Ashrita, Snatva, Deva, Devri, Arcaniya, Aya, Sarvakamaphalaprada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 2.8.6.72). 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: “vibhorguptaharestatra saṃgamasnānapūrvikā
  • vibhor -
  • vibhā (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    vibhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vibhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • gupta -
  • gupta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gupta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gup -> gupta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √gup class 4 verb]
    gup -> gupta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √gup class 4 verb]
  • hares -
  • hari (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hari (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hṛ (verb class 1)
    [optative active second single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • saṅgama -
  • saṅgama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • snāna -
  • snāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pūrvikā -
  • pūrvikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “gopratāre ca tīrthe'sminsarayūghargharāśrite
  • gopratāre -
  • gopratāra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tīrthe' -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • asmin -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • sarayū -
  • sarayū (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    sarayu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sarayu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ghargharā -
  • gharghara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gharghara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ghargharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśrite -
  • aśrita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aśrita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    aśritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 3: “snātvā devo'rcanīyo'yaṃ sarvakāmaphalapradaḥ
  • snātvā* -
  • snātva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    snātvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • devo' -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • arcanīyo' -
  • arcanīya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ṛc -> arcanīya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ṛc]
    ṛc -> arcanīya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ṛc]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvakāmaphalapradaḥ -
  • sarvakāmaphalaprada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 2.8.6.72

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 2.8.6.72 in Bengali sript:
বিভোর্গুপ্তহরেস্তত্র সংগমস্নানপূর্বিকা ।
গোপ্রতারে চ তীর্থেঽস্মিন্সরযূঘর্ঘরাশ্রিতে ।
স্নাত্বা দেবোঽর্চনীযোঽযং সর্বকামফলপ্রদঃ ॥ ৭২ ॥

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 2.8.6.72 in Kannada sript:
ವಿಭೋರ್ಗುಪ್ತಹರೇಸ್ತತ್ರ ಸಂಗಮಸ್ನಾನಪೂರ್ವಿಕಾ ।
ಗೋಪ್ರತಾರೇ ಚ ತೀರ್ಥೇಽಸ್ಮಿನ್ಸರಯೂಘರ್ಘರಾಶ್ರಿತೇ ।
ಸ್ನಾತ್ವಾ ದೇವೋಽರ್ಚನೀಯೋಽಯಂ ಸರ್ವಕಾಮಫಲಪ್ರದಃ ॥ ೭೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 2.8.6.72 in Gujarati sript:
વિભોર્ગુપ્તહરેસ્તત્ર સંગમસ્નાનપૂર્વિકા ।
ગોપ્રતારે ચ તીર્થેઽસ્મિન્સરયૂઘર્ઘરાશ્રિતે ।
સ્નાત્વા દેવોઽર્ચનીયોઽયં સર્વકામફલપ્રદઃ ॥ ૭૨ ॥

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 2.8.6.72 in Malayalam sript:
വിഭോര്ഗുപ്തഹരേസ്തത്ര സംഗമസ്നാനപൂര്വികാ ।
ഗോപ്രതാരേ ച തീര്ഥേഽസ്മിന്സരയൂഘര്ഘരാശ്രിതേ ।
സ്നാത്വാ ദേവോഽര്ചനീയോഽയം സര്വകാമഫലപ്രദഃ ॥ ൭൨ ॥

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