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.


कोपं संहर राजेंद्र क्षमस्व करुणालय ।
भूमिर्वातो वियच्चापो ज्योतींषि च रघूद्वह ॥ ७९ ॥

kopaṃ saṃhara rājeṃdra kṣamasva karuṇālaya |
bhūmirvāto viyaccāpo jyotīṃṣi ca raghūdvaha || 79 ||

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.

Kopa, Samhara, Rajendra, Karuna, Alaya, Bhumi, Vatri, Vata, Vat, Viyat, Capa, Jyotis, Raghudvaha,

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: “kopaṃ saṃhara rājeṃdra kṣamasva karuṇālaya
  • kopam -
  • kopa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kopā (noun, feminine)
  • saṃhara -
  • saṃhara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājendra -
  • rājendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣamasva -
  • kṣam (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle second single]
  • karuṇā -
  • karuṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karuṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    karuṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • alaya -
  • alaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    alaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “bhūmirvāto viyaccāpo jyotīṃṣi ca raghūdvaha
  • bhūmir -
  • bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vāto* -
  • vātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    vāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    -> vāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √ class 2 verb], [ablative single from √ class 2 verb], [genitive single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> vāt (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √ class 2 verb], [genitive single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> vāt (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √ class 1 verb], [ablative single from √ class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ class 1 verb]
    -> vāt (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √ class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ class 1 verb]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
    (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • viyac -
  • viyat (noun, masculine)
    viyat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    -> viyat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • cāpo* -
  • cāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jyotīṃṣi -
  • jyotis (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • raghūdvaha -
  • raghūdvaha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]

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:
কোপং সংহর রাজেংদ্র ক্ষমস্ব করুণালয ।
ভূমির্বাতো বিযচ্চাপো জ্যোতীংষি চ রঘূদ্বহ ॥ ৭৯ ॥

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:
ಕೋಪಂ ಸಂಹರ ರಾಜೇಂದ್ರ ಕ್ಷಮಸ್ವ ಕರುಣಾಲಯ ।
ಭೂಮಿರ್ವಾತೋ ವಿಯಚ್ಚಾಪೋ ಜ್ಯೋತೀಂಷಿ ಚ ರಘೂದ್ವಹ ॥ ೭೯ ॥

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:
કોપં સંહર રાજેંદ્ર ક્ષમસ્વ કરુણાલય ।
ભૂમિર્વાતો વિયચ્ચાપો જ્યોતીંષિ ચ રઘૂદ્વહ ॥ ૭૯ ॥

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:
കോപം സംഹര രാജേംദ്ര ക്ഷമസ്വ കരുണാലയ ।
ഭൂമിര്വാതോ വിയച്ചാപോ ജ്യോതീംഷി ച രഘൂദ്വഹ ॥ ൭൯ ॥

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