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.


पद्म कल्हारकुमुदनीलोत्पलवनाकुलैः ।
तटाकैरपि संपूर्णे तपस्विजनमंडिते ॥ १० ॥

padma kalhārakumudanīlotpalavanākulaiḥ |
taṭākairapi saṃpūrṇe tapasvijanamaṃḍite || 10 ||

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.

Padma, Kalhara, Kumuda, Nilotpala, Vana, Akula, Tataka, Api, Sampurna, Tapasvijana, Mandita,

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: “padma kalhārakumudanīlotpalavanākulaiḥ
  • padma -
  • padma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    padma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kalhāra -
  • kalhāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kalhāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kumuda -
  • kumuda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kumuda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nīlotpala -
  • nīlotpala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vanā -
  • vana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    van (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • akulaiḥ -
  • akula (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    akula (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “taṭākairapi saṃpūrṇe tapasvijanamaṃḍite
  • taṭākair -
  • taṭāka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • sampūrṇe -
  • sampūrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sampūrṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sampūrṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tapasvijana -
  • tapasvijana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tapasvijana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • maṇḍite -
  • maṇḍita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    maṇḍita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    maṇḍitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [locative single from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [locative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √maṇḍ], [vocative dual from √maṇḍ], [accusative dual from √maṇḍ], [locative single from √maṇḍ]
    maṇḍ -> maṇḍitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √maṇḍ class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √maṇḍ], [vocative single from √maṇḍ], [vocative dual from √maṇḍ], [accusative dual from √maṇḍ]

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:
পদ্ম কল্হারকুমুদনীলোত্পলবনাকুলৈঃ ।
তটাকৈরপি সংপূর্ণে তপস্বিজনমংডিতে ॥ ১০ ॥

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:
ಪದ್ಮ ಕಲ್ಹಾರಕುಮುದನೀಲೋತ್ಪಲವನಾಕುಲೈಃ ।
ತಟಾಕೈರಪಿ ಸಂಪೂರ್ಣೇ ತಪಸ್ವಿಜನಮಂಡಿತೇ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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:
પદ્મ કલ્હારકુમુદનીલોત્પલવનાકુલૈઃ ।
તટાકૈરપિ સંપૂર્ણે તપસ્વિજનમંડિતે ॥ ૧૦ ॥

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:
പദ്മ കല്ഹാരകുമുദനീലോത്പലവനാകുലൈഃ ।
തടാകൈരപി സംപൂര്ണേ തപസ്വിജനമംഡിതേ ॥ ൧൦ ॥

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