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.


सा गतिः सर्वजंतूनां रामेश्वरविलोकिनाम् ।
रामनाथशिवक्षेत्रे ये वसंति नरा द्विजाः ॥ ३९ ॥

sā gatiḥ sarvajaṃtūnāṃ rāmeśvaravilokinām |
rāmanāthaśivakṣetre ye vasaṃti narā dvijāḥ || 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:

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.

Gati, Sarvajantu, Rameshvara, Vilokin, Ramanatha, Shivakshetra, Yah, Yat, Vasat, Vasanti, Nara, Dvija,

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: “ gatiḥ sarvajaṃtūnāṃ rāmeśvaravilokinām
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • gatiḥ -
  • gati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    gati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvajantūnām -
  • sarvajantu (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvajantu (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvajantu (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • rāmeśvara -
  • rāmeśvara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāmeśvara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vilokinām -
  • vilokin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    vilokin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “rāmanāthaśivakṣetre ye vasaṃti narā dvijāḥ
  • rāmanātha -
  • rāmanātha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śivakṣetre -
  • śivakṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative 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]
  • vasanti -
  • vas -> vasat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √vas class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √vas class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √vas class 1 verb]
    vas -> vasantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √vas class 1 verb]
    vas (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • narā* -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dvijāḥ -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dvijā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

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:
সা গতিঃ সর্বজংতূনাং রামেশ্বরবিলোকিনাম্ ।
রামনাথশিবক্ষেত্রে যে বসংতি নরা দ্বিজাঃ ॥ 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:
ಸಾ ಗತಿಃ ಸರ್ವಜಂತೂನಾಂ ರಾಮೇಶ್ವರವಿಲೋಕಿನಾಮ್ ।
ರಾಮನಾಥಶಿವಕ್ಷೇತ್ರೇ ಯೇ ವಸಂತಿ ನರಾ ದ್ವಿಜಾಃ ॥ 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:
સા ગતિઃ સર્વજંતૂનાં રામેશ્વરવિલોકિનામ્ ।
રામનાથશિવક્ષેત્રે યે વસંતિ નરા દ્વિજાઃ ॥ 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:
സാ ഗതിഃ സര്വജംതൂനാം രാമേശ്വരവിലോകിനാമ് ।
രാമനാഥശിവക്ഷേത്രേ യേ വസംതി നരാ ദ്വിജാഃ ॥ ൩൯ ॥

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