Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 3.2.32.16 (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 3.2.32.16

धन्यः सोऽपि हि वाल्मीकिर्येन रामायणं कृतम् ।
कविना विप्रमुख्येभ्य आत्मबुद्ध्या ह्यनागतम् ॥ १६ ॥

dhanyaḥ so'pi hi vālmīkiryena rāmāyaṇaṃ kṛtam |
kavinā vipramukhyebhya ātmabuddhyā hyanāgatam || 16 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.2.32.16 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 (3.2.32.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dhanya, Dhani, Sah, Api, Valmiki, Yena, Yah, Yat, Ramayana, Krit, Krita, Kavi, Vipra, Ukhya, Atmabuddhi, Anagata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.2.32.16). 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: “dhanyaḥ so'pi hi vālmīkiryena rāmāyaṇaṃ kṛtam
  • dhanyaḥ -
  • dhanya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dhanī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhanī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • vālmīkir -
  • vālmīki (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yena -
  • yena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • rāmāyaṇam -
  • rāmāyaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rāmāyaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kṛtam -
  • kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • Line 2: “kavinā vipramukhyebhya ātmabuddhyā hyanāgatam
  • kavinā -
  • kavi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kavi (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vipram -
  • vipra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vipra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    viprā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ukhyebhya* -
  • ukhya (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    ukhya (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • ātmabuddhyā* -
  • ātmabuddhi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • anāgatam -
  • anāgata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anāgata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anāgatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.2.32.16

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 3.2.32.16 in Bengali sript:
ধন্যঃ সোঽপি হি বাল্মীকির্যেন রামাযণং কৃতম্ ।
কবিনা বিপ্রমুখ্যেভ্য আত্মবুদ্ধ্যা হ্যনাগতম্ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 3.2.32.16 in Kannada sript:
ಧನ್ಯಃ ಸೋಽಪಿ ಹಿ ವಾಲ್ಮೀಕಿರ್ಯೇನ ರಾಮಾಯಣಂ ಕೃತಮ್ ।
ಕವಿನಾ ವಿಪ್ರಮುಖ್ಯೇಭ್ಯ ಆತ್ಮಬುದ್ಧ್ಯಾ ಹ್ಯನಾಗತಮ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 3.2.32.16 in Gujarati sript:
ધન્યઃ સોઽપિ હિ વાલ્મીકિર્યેન રામાયણં કૃતમ્ ।
કવિના વિપ્રમુખ્યેભ્ય આત્મબુદ્ધ્યા હ્યનાગતમ્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 3.2.32.16 in Malayalam sript:
ധന്യഃ സോഽപി ഹി വാല്മീകിര്യേന രാമായണം കൃതമ് ।
കവിനാ വിപ്രമുഖ്യേഭ്യ ആത്മബുദ്ധ്യാ ഹ്യനാഗതമ് ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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