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.


नमस्कारेण जीवत्वं शिवेऽत्र परमात्मनि ।
ऐक्यं गतमतो मंत्रः परब्रह्ममयो ह्यसौ ॥ १४ ॥

namaskāreṇa jīvatvaṃ śive'tra paramātmani |
aikyaṃ gatamato maṃtraḥ parabrahmamayo hyasau || 14 ||

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.

Namaskara, Jivatva, Shiva, Shivi, Atra, Paramatman, Aikya, Gata, Atah, Mantra, Parabrahma, Aya, Ayas, Asi, Asu, Adah,

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: “namaskāreṇa jīvatvaṃ śive'tra paramātmani
  • namaskāreṇa -
  • namaskāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • jīvatvam -
  • jīvatva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śive' -
  • śiva (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śiva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śivā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śivi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    śivi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paramātmani -
  • paramātman (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “aikyaṃ gatamato maṃtraḥ parabrahmamayo hyasau
  • aikyam -
  • aikya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • gatam -
  • gat (noun, neuter)
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gatā (noun, feminine)
  • ato* -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
  • mantraḥ -
  • mantra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • parabrahmam -
  • parabrahman (noun, neuter)
    parabrahma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parabrahma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ayo* -
  • ayas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    asu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative 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:
নমস্কারেণ জীবত্বং শিবেঽত্র পরমাত্মনি ।
ঐক্যং গতমতো মংত্রঃ পরব্রহ্মমযো হ্যসৌ ॥ ১৪ ॥

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:
ನಮಸ್ಕಾರೇಣ ಜೀವತ್ವಂ ಶಿವೇಽತ್ರ ಪರಮಾತ್ಮನಿ ।
ಐಕ್ಯಂ ಗತಮತೋ ಮಂತ್ರಃ ಪರಬ್ರಹ್ಮಮಯೋ ಹ್ಯಸೌ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

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:
નમસ્કારેણ જીવત્વં શિવેઽત્ર પરમાત્મનિ ।
ઐક્યં ગતમતો મંત્રઃ પરબ્રહ્મમયો હ્યસૌ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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:
നമസ്കാരേണ ജീവത്വം ശിവേഽത്ര പരമാത്മനി ।
ഐക്യം ഗതമതോ മംത്രഃ പരബ്രഹ്മമയോ ഹ്യസൌ ॥ ൧൪ ॥

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