Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 3.1.36.42 (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 3.1.36.42

वह्निर्गृहं दहेत्तस्य श्रियं क्षेत्रादिकं तथा ।
वेदज्ञे ब्राह्मणे भुक्ते प्रथमायां महालये ॥ ४२ ॥

vahnirgṛhaṃ dahettasya śriyaṃ kṣetrādikaṃ tathā |
vedajñe brāhmaṇe bhukte prathamāyāṃ mahālaye || 42 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.1.36.42 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 (3.1.36.42). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vahni, Grih, Tad, Shri, Shriya, Kshetra, Adika, Tatha, Vedajna, Brahmana, Bhukta, Bhukti, Prathama, Mahalaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.1.36.42). 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: “vahnirgṛhaṃ dahettasya śriyaṃ kṣetrādikaṃ tathā
  • vahnir -
  • vahni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gṛham -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • dahet -
  • dah (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śriyam -
  • śriyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śriya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śriya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kṣetrā -
  • kṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adikam -
  • adika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “vedajñe brāhmaṇe bhukte prathamāyāṃ mahālaye
  • vedajñe -
  • vedajña (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vedajña (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vedajñā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • brāhmaṇe -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    brāhmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    brāhmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhukte -
  • bhukta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bhuktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhukti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • prathamāyām -
  • prathamā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • mahālaye -
  • mahālaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    mahālaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    mahālayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.1.36.42

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 3.1.36.42 in Bengali sript:
বহ্নির্গৃহং দহেত্তস্য শ্রিযং ক্ষেত্রাদিকং তথা ।
বেদজ্ঞে ব্রাহ্মণে ভুক্তে প্রথমাযাং মহালযে ॥ ৪২ ॥

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 3.1.36.42 in Kannada sript:
ವಹ್ನಿರ್ಗೃಹಂ ದಹೇತ್ತಸ್ಯ ಶ್ರಿಯಂ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಾದಿಕಂ ತಥಾ ।
ವೇದಜ್ಞೇ ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣೇ ಭುಕ್ತೇ ಪ್ರಥಮಾಯಾಂ ಮಹಾಲಯೇ ॥ ೪೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 3.1.36.42 in Gujarati sript:
વહ્નિર્ગૃહં દહેત્તસ્ય શ્રિયં ક્ષેત્રાદિકં તથા ।
વેદજ્ઞે બ્રાહ્મણે ભુક્તે પ્રથમાયાં મહાલયે ॥ ૪૨ ॥

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 3.1.36.42 in Malayalam sript:
വഹ്നിര്ഗൃഹം ദഹേത്തസ്യ ശ്രിയം ക്ഷേത്രാദികം തഥാ ।
വേദജ്ഞേ ബ്രാഹ്മണേ ഭുക്തേ പ്രഥമായാം മഹാലയേ ॥ ൪൨ ॥

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