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.


इत्युक्त्वा रौहिणेयस्तान्पुनः प्रश्रितमब्रवीत् ।
मनोभिलषितं किं वा युष्माकं करवाण्यहम् ॥ ४० ॥

ityuktvā rauhiṇeyastānpunaḥ praśritamabravīt |
manobhilaṣitaṃ kiṃ vā yuṣmākaṃ karavāṇyaham || 40 ||

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.

Iti, Uktva, Rauhineya, Puna, Prashritam, Prashrita, Manobhilashita, Kim, Var, Yushmaka, Yushmad, Karava, Aha, Asmad,

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: “ityuktvā rauhiṇeyastānpunaḥ praśritamabravīt
  • ityu -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • uktvā -
  • uktvā (indeclinable)
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
  • rauhiṇeyas -
  • rauhiṇeya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • praśritam -
  • praśritam (indeclinable)
    praśrita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praśrita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    praśritā (noun, feminine)
  • abravīt -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “manobhilaṣitaṃ kiṃ yuṣmākaṃ karavāṇyaham
  • manobhilaṣitam -
  • manobhilaṣita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    manobhilaṣita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vā* -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yuṣmākam -
  • yuṣmāka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yuṣmāka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yuṣmākā (noun, feminine)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive plural]
  • karavāṇya -
  • karava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperative active first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative 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:
ইত্যুক্ত্বা রৌহিণেযস্তান্পুনঃ প্রশ্রিতমব্রবীত্ ।
মনোভিলষিতং কিং বা যুষ্মাকং করবাণ্যহম্ ॥ ৪০ ॥

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:
ಇತ್ಯುಕ್ತ್ವಾ ರೌಹಿಣೇಯಸ್ತಾನ್ಪುನಃ ಪ್ರಶ್ರಿತಮಬ್ರವೀತ್ ।
ಮನೋಭಿಲಷಿತಂ ಕಿಂ ವಾ ಯುಷ್ಮಾಕಂ ಕರವಾಣ್ಯಹಮ್ ॥ ೪೦ ॥

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:
ઇત્યુક્ત્વા રૌહિણેયસ્તાન્પુનઃ પ્રશ્રિતમબ્રવીત્ ।
મનોભિલષિતં કિં વા યુષ્માકં કરવાણ્યહમ્ ॥ ૪૦ ॥

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:
ഇത്യുക്ത്വാ രൌഹിണേയസ്താന്പുനഃ പ്രശ്രിതമബ്രവീത് ।
മനോഭിലഷിതം കിം വാ യുഷ്മാകം കരവാണ്യഹമ് ॥ ൪൦ ॥

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