Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 3.2.28.1 (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 3.2.28.1

व्यास उवाच ।
गोवत्सान्नैर्ऋते भागे दृश्यते लोहयष्टिका ।
स्वयंभुलिंगरूपेण रुद्रस्तत्र स्थितः स्वयम् ।
श्रीमार्कण्डेय उवाच ।
मोक्षतीर्थे सरस्वत्या नभस्ये चंद्रसंक्षये ।
विप्रान्संपूज्य विधिवत्तेभ्यो दत्त्वा च दक्षिणाम् ॥ १ ॥

vyāsa uvāca |
govatsānnairṛte bhāge dṛśyate lohayaṣṭikā |
svayaṃbhuliṃgarūpeṇa rudrastatra sthitaḥ svayam |
śrīmārkaṇḍeya uvāca |
mokṣatīrthe sarasvatyā nabhasye caṃdrasaṃkṣaye |
viprānsaṃpūjya vidhivattebhyo dattvā ca dakṣiṇām || 1 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.2.28.1 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 (3.2.28.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vyasa, Govatsa, Rite, Rita, Riti, Bhaga, Drishyata, Lohayashti, Svayambhu, Lingarupa, Rudra, Tatra, Sthita, Svayam, Shri, Markandeya, Mokshatirtha, Sarasvati, Nabhasya, Candra, Sankshaya, Vipra, Sampujya, Vidhivat, Tad, Dattva, Dakshina,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.2.28.1). 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: “vyāsa uvāca
  • vyāsa* -
  • vyāsa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative 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: “govatsānnairṛte bhāge dṛśyate lohayaṣṭikā
  • govatsānn -
  • govatsa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • air -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • ṛte -
  • ṛte (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ṛte (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṛti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ṛti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • bhāge -
  • bhāga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhāga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    bhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dṛśyate -
  • dṛśyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dṛś (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • lohayaṣṭi -
  • lohayaṣṭī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “svayaṃbhuliṃgarūpeṇa rudrastatra sthitaḥ svayam
  • svayambhu -
  • svayambhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    svayambhu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    svayambhū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    svayambhū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    svayambhū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    svayambhu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • liṅgarūpeṇa -
  • liṅgarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    liṅgarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • rudras -
  • rudra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 4: “śrīmārkaṇḍeya uvāca
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • mārkaṇḍeya* -
  • mārkaṇḍeya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative 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 5: “mokṣatīrthe sarasvatyā nabhasye caṃdrasaṃkṣaye
  • mokṣatīrthe -
  • mokṣatīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sarasvatyā* -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • nabhasye -
  • nabhasya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nabhasya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nabhasyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • candra -
  • candra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    candra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅkṣaye -
  • saṅkṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 6: “viprānsaṃpūjya vidhivattebhyo dattvā ca dakṣiṇām
  • viprān -
  • vipra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sampūjya -
  • sampūjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sampūjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhivat -
  • vidhivat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tebhyo* -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • dattvā -
  • dattvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    dad -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dad]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dakṣiṇām -
  • dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.2.28.1

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 3.2.28.1 in Bengali sript:
ব্যাস উবাচ ।
গোবত্সান্নৈরৃতে ভাগে দৃশ্যতে লোহযষ্টিকা ।
স্বযংভুলিংগরূপেণ রুদ্রস্তত্র স্থিতঃ স্বযম্ ।
শ্রীমার্কণ্ডেয উবাচ ।
মোক্ষতীর্থে সরস্বত্যা নভস্যে চংদ্রসংক্ষযে ।
বিপ্রান্সংপূজ্য বিধিবত্তেভ্যো দত্ত্বা চ দক্ষিণাম্ ॥ ১ ॥

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 3.2.28.1 in Kannada sript:
ವ್ಯಾಸ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಗೋವತ್ಸಾನ್ನೈರೃತೇ ಭಾಗೇ ದೃಶ್ಯತೇ ಲೋಹಯಷ್ಟಿಕಾ ।
ಸ್ವಯಂಭುಲಿಂಗರೂಪೇಣ ರುದ್ರಸ್ತತ್ರ ಸ್ಥಿತಃ ಸ್ವಯಮ್ ।
ಶ್ರೀಮಾರ್ಕಣ್ಡೇಯ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಮೋಕ್ಷತೀರ್ಥೇ ಸರಸ್ವತ್ಯಾ ನಭಸ್ಯೇ ಚಂದ್ರಸಂಕ್ಷಯೇ ।
ವಿಪ್ರಾನ್ಸಂಪೂಜ್ಯ ವಿಧಿವತ್ತೇಭ್ಯೋ ದತ್ತ್ವಾ ಚ ದಕ್ಷಿಣಾಮ್ ॥ ೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 3.2.28.1 in Gujarati sript:
વ્યાસ ઉવાચ ।
ગોવત્સાન્નૈરૃતે ભાગે દૃશ્યતે લોહયષ્ટિકા ।
સ્વયંભુલિંગરૂપેણ રુદ્રસ્તત્ર સ્થિતઃ સ્વયમ્ ।
શ્રીમાર્કણ્ડેય ઉવાચ ।
મોક્ષતીર્થે સરસ્વત્યા નભસ્યે ચંદ્રસંક્ષયે ।
વિપ્રાન્સંપૂજ્ય વિધિવત્તેભ્યો દત્ત્વા ચ દક્ષિણામ્ ॥ ૧ ॥

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 3.2.28.1 in Malayalam sript:
വ്യാസ ഉവാച ।
ഗോവത്സാന്നൈരൃതേ ഭാഗേ ദൃശ്യതേ ലോഹയഷ്ടികാ ।
സ്വയംഭുലിംഗരൂപേണ രുദ്രസ്തത്ര സ്ഥിതഃ സ്വയമ് ।
ശ്രീമാര്കണ്ഡേയ ഉവാച ।
മോക്ഷതീര്ഥേ സരസ്വത്യാ നഭസ്യേ ചംദ്രസംക്ഷയേ ।
വിപ്രാന്സംപൂജ്യ വിധിവത്തേഭ്യോ ദത്ത്വാ ച ദക്ഷിണാമ് ॥ ൧ ॥

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