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.


यत्र मज्जनमात्रेण कृतघ्नोऽपि विमुच्यते ।
मातॄः पितॄन्गुरूंश्चापि ये न मन्यंति मोहिताः ॥ २ ॥

yatra majjanamātreṇa kṛtaghno'pi vimucyate |
mātṝḥ pitṝngurūṃścāpi ye na manyaṃti mohitāḥ || 2 ||

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.

Yatra, Majjana, Atra, Kritaghna, Api, Ucyat, Matri, Pitri, Guru, Capin, Capi, Yah, Yat, Manyanti, Mohita,

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: “yatra majjanamātreṇa kṛtaghno'pi vimucyate
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • majjanam -
  • majjana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    majjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ātreṇa -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kṛtaghno' -
  • kṛtaghna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vim -
  • vi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ucyate -
  • uc -> ucyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    uc -> ucyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √uc class 4 verb]
    vac (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “mātṝḥ pitṝngurūṃścāpi ye na manyaṃti mohitāḥ
  • mātṝḥ -
  • mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • pitṝn -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • gurūṃś -
  • guru (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cāpī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    cāpī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cāpi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • manyanti -
  • manyantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • mohitāḥ -
  • mohita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mohitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    muh -> mohita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √muh], [vocative plural from √muh]
    muh -> mohitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √muh], [vocative plural from √muh], [accusative plural from √muh]

Other editions:

Also see the following 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:
যত্র মজ্জনমাত্রেণ কৃতঘ্নোঽপি বিমুচ্যতে ।
মাতৄঃ পিতৄন্গুরূংশ্চাপি যে ন মন্যংতি মোহিতাঃ ॥ ২ ॥

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:
ಯತ್ರ ಮಜ್ಜನಮಾತ್ರೇಣ ಕೃತಘ್ನೋಽಪಿ ವಿಮುಚ್ಯತೇ ।
ಮಾತೄಃ ಪಿತೄನ್ಗುರೂಂಶ್ಚಾಪಿ ಯೇ ನ ಮನ್ಯಂತಿ ಮೋಹಿತಾಃ ॥ ೨ ॥

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:
યત્ર મજ્જનમાત્રેણ કૃતઘ્નોઽપિ વિમુચ્યતે ।
માતૄઃ પિતૄન્ગુરૂંશ્ચાપિ યે ન મન્યંતિ મોહિતાઃ ॥ ૨ ॥

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:
യത്ര മജ്ജനമാത്രേണ കൃതഘ്നോഽപി വിമുച്യതേ ।
മാതൄഃ പിതൄന്ഗുരൂംശ്ചാപി യേ ന മന്യംതി മോഹിതാഃ ॥ ൨ ॥

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