Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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

The Skanda-purana verse 3.1.9.6 (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 3.1.9.6

तथान्यास्वपि विद्यासु नास्ति तत्सदृशो भुवि ।
कृतविद्यो द्विजसुतः प्रख्यातो नगरेऽभवत् ॥ ६ ॥

tathānyāsvapi vidyāsu nāsti tatsadṛśo bhuvi |
kṛtavidyo dvijasutaḥ prakhyāto nagare'bhavat || 6 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.1.9.6 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 (3.1.9.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatha, Iyam, Idam, Asva, Api, Vidya, Nasti, Tatsadrisha, Bhu, Kritavidya, Dvija, Sut, Suta, Prakhyata, Nagara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.1.9.6). 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: “tathānyāsvapi vidyāsu nāsti tatsadṛśo bhuvi
  • tathānyā -
  • tatha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • āsva -
  • āsva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āsva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    iyam (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vidyāsu -
  • vidyā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • nāsti -
  • nāsti (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tatsadṛśo* -
  • tatsadṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhuvi -
  • bhū (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhū (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “kṛtavidyo dvijasutaḥ prakhyāto nagare'bhavat
  • kṛtavidyo* -
  • kṛtavidya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dvija -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sutaḥ -
  • sut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • prakhyāto* -
  • prakhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nagare' -
  • nagara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nagara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.1.9.6

Cover of edition (2016)

Skanda Purana (Hindi Translation)
by S. N. Khandelwal (2016)

(Set of 10 Books) - Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office

Buy now!
Cover of Bengali edition

Skanda Purana in Bengali
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

স্কন্ধ পুরাণম: - (Set of 7 Volumes)

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.1.9.6 in Bengali sript:
তথান্যাস্বপি বিদ্যাসু নাস্তি তত্সদৃশো ভুবি ।
কৃতবিদ্যো দ্বিজসুতঃ প্রখ্যাতো নগরেঽভবত্ ॥ ৬ ॥

Cover of edition (0)

Skanda Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

ಶ್ರೀ ಸ್ಕಾಂದ ಮಹಾಪುರಣಂ: (Set of 25 Volumes)

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.1.9.6 in Kannada sript:
ತಥಾನ್ಯಾಸ್ವಪಿ ವಿದ್ಯಾಸು ನಾಸ್ತಿ ತತ್ಸದೃಶೋ ಭುವಿ ।
ಕೃತವಿದ್ಯೋ ದ್ವಿಜಸುತಃ ಪ್ರಖ್ಯಾತೋ ನಗರೇಽಭವತ್ ॥ ೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.1.9.6 in Gujarati sript:
તથાન્યાસ્વપિ વિદ્યાસુ નાસ્તિ તત્સદૃશો ભુવિ ।
કૃતવિદ્યો દ્વિજસુતઃ પ્રખ્યાતો નગરેઽભવત્ ॥ ૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2015)

Shri Skanda purana (Malayalam)
by M.P. Pillai kaniyanthara (2015)

(Condensed/Summary) - Devi Book Stall, Kodungallur

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.1.9.6 in Malayalam sript:
തഥാന്യാസ്വപി വിദ്യാസു നാസ്തി തത്സദൃശോ ഭുവി ।
കൃതവിദ്യോ ദ്വിജസുതഃ പ്രഖ്യാതോ നഗരേഽഭവത് ॥ ൬ ॥

Let's grow together!

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: