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.


अशरीरिण्युवाच ।
कद्रूस्त्वं मज्जनादत्र च्छलजेतृत्वदोषतः ॥ ४१ ॥

aśarīriṇyuvāca |
kadrūstvaṃ majjanādatra cchalajetṛtvadoṣataḥ || 41 ||

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.

Asharirini, Asharirin, Kadru, Tva, Yushmad, Majjana, Atra, Ccha, Ritva, Doshatah,

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: “aśarīriṇyuvāca
  • aśarīriṇyu -
  • aśarīriṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    aśarīrin (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    aśarīrin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “kadrūstvaṃ majjanādatra cchalajetṛtvadoṣataḥ
  • kadrūs -
  • kadru (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    kadrū (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kadrū (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [accusative plural]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • majjanād -
  • majjana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    majjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ccha -
  • ccha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ccha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lajet -
  • laj (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
    laj (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
  • ṛtva -
  • ṛtva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṛtvan (noun, masculine)
  • doṣataḥ -
  • doṣataḥ (indeclinable)

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:
অশরীরিণ্যুবাচ ।
কদ্রূস্ত্বং মজ্জনাদত্র চ্ছলজেতৃত্বদোষতঃ ॥ ৪১ ॥

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:
ಅಶರೀರಿಣ್ಯುವಾಚ ।
ಕದ್ರೂಸ್ತ್ವಂ ಮಜ್ಜನಾದತ್ರ ಚ್ಛಲಜೇತೃತ್ವದೋಷತಃ ॥ ೪೧ ॥

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:
અશરીરિણ્યુવાચ ।
કદ્રૂસ્ત્વં મજ્જનાદત્ર ચ્છલજેતૃત્વદોષતઃ ॥ ૪૧ ॥

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:
അശരീരിണ്യുവാച ।
കദ്രൂസ്ത്വം മജ്ജനാദത്ര ച്ഛലജേതൃത്വദോഷതഃ ॥ ൪൧ ॥

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