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.


रम्भामधुरसंगीतश्रवणानन्दनिर्वृतम् ।
तन्मुखाब्जस्थिरदृशं छत्रचामरशोभितम् ॥ १९ ॥

rambhāmadhurasaṃgītaśravaṇānandanirvṛtam |
tanmukhābjasthiradṛśaṃ chatracāmaraśobhitam || 19 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Dhura, Sangita, Shravanananda, Nirvrita, Tat, Tad, Tan, Mukhabja, Sthira, Drisham, Drisha, Drish, Chatra, Camara, Shobhita,

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: “rambhāmadhurasaṃgītaśravaṇānandanirvṛtam
  • rambhāma -
  • rambh (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • dhura -
  • dhura (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhura (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅgīta -
  • saṅgīta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṅgīta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śravaṇānanda -
  • śravaṇānanda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirvṛtam -
  • nirvṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirvṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirvṛtā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “tanmukhābjasthiradṛśaṃ chatracāmaraśobhitam
  • tan -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • mukhābja -
  • mukhābja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sthira -
  • sthira (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sthira (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dṛśam -
  • dṛśam (indeclinable)
    dṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dṛśā (noun, feminine)
    dṛś (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    dṛś (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • chatra -
  • chatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    chatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cāmara -
  • cāmara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cāmara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śobhitam -
  • śobhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śobhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śobhitā (noun, feminine)
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [nominative single from √śubh], [accusative single from √śubh]

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:
রম্ভামধুরসংগীতশ্রবণানন্দনির্বৃতম্ ।
তন্মুখাব্জস্থিরদৃশং ছত্রচামরশোভিতম্ ॥ ১৯ ॥

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:
ರಮ್ಭಾಮಧುರಸಂಗೀತಶ್ರವಣಾನನ್ದನಿರ್ವೃತಮ್ ।
ತನ್ಮುಖಾಬ್ಜಸ್ಥಿರದೃಶಂ ಛತ್ರಚಾಮರಶೋಭಿತಮ್ ॥ ೧೯ ॥

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:
રમ્ભામધુરસંગીતશ્રવણાનન્દનિર્વૃતમ્ ।
તન્મુખાબ્જસ્થિરદૃશં છત્રચામરશોભિતમ્ ॥ ૧૯ ॥

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:
രമ്ഭാമധുരസംഗീതശ്രവണാനന്ദനിര്വൃതമ് ।
തന്മുഖാബ്ജസ്ഥിരദൃശം ഛത്രചാമരശോഭിതമ് ॥ ൧൯ ॥

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