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.


अग्निष्वात्तादिपितरस्तथैवेंद्रादिदेवताः ।
बहुनात्र किमुक्तेन तुष्टं तेन जगत्त्रयम् ॥ ३९ ॥

agniṣvāttādipitarastathaiveṃdrādidevatāḥ |
bahunātra kimuktena tuṣṭaṃ tena jagattrayam || 39 ||

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.

Agnishvatta, Pitri, Tatha, Indradi, Devata, Bahu, Atra, Kim, Ukta, Tushta, Tad, Tena, Jagattraya,

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: “agniṣvāttādipitarastathaiveṃdrādidevatāḥ
  • agniṣvāttā -
  • agniṣvātta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    agniṣvāttā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adi -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pitaras -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aive -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • indrādi -
  • indrādi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    indrādi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    indrādi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • devatāḥ -
  • devatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    devata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “bahunātra kimuktena tuṣṭaṃ tena jagattrayam
  • bahunā -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    bahu (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uktena -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ukta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √vac class 2 verb], [instrumental single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √vac class 2 verb], [instrumental single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • tuṣṭam -
  • tuṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tuṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tuṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb], [accusative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tus class 1 verb], [accusative single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tuś class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tuś class 1 verb], [accusative single from √tuś class 1 verb]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • jagattrayam -
  • jagattraya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

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:
অগ্নিষ্বাত্তাদিপিতরস্তথৈবেংদ্রাদিদেবতাঃ ।
বহুনাত্র কিমুক্তেন তুষ্টং তেন জগত্ত্রযম্ ॥ ৩৯ ॥

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:
ಅಗ್ನಿಷ್ವಾತ್ತಾದಿಪಿತರಸ್ತಥೈವೇಂದ್ರಾದಿದೇವತಾಃ ।
ಬಹುನಾತ್ರ ಕಿಮುಕ್ತೇನ ತುಷ್ಟಂ ತೇನ ಜಗತ್ತ್ರಯಮ್ ॥ ೩೯ ॥

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:
અગ્નિષ્વાત્તાદિપિતરસ્તથૈવેંદ્રાદિદેવતાઃ ।
બહુનાત્ર કિમુક્તેન તુષ્ટં તેન જગત્ત્રયમ્ ॥ ૩૯ ॥

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:
അഗ്നിഷ്വാത്താദിപിതരസ്തഥൈവേംദ്രാദിദേവതാഃ ।
ബഹുനാത്ര കിമുക്തേന തുഷ്ടം തേന ജഗത്ത്രയമ് ॥ ൩൯ ॥

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