Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 3.3.7.23 (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 3.3.7.23

एवं ध्यात्वा महादेवं देवीं च गिरि कन्यकाम् ।
न्यासक्रमेण संपूज्य देवं गंधादिभिः क्रमात् ॥ २३ ॥

evaṃ dhyātvā mahādevaṃ devīṃ ca giri kanyakām |
nyāsakrameṇa saṃpūjya devaṃ gaṃdhādibhiḥ kramāt || 23 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 3.3.7.23 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 (3.3.7.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Dhyatva, Mahadeva, Devi, Gir, Kanyaka, Nyasakrama, Sampujya, Deva, Gandha, Kramat, Krama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 3.3.7.23). 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: “evaṃ dhyātvā mahādevaṃ devīṃ ca giri kanyakām
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dhyātvā* -
  • dhyātvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahādevam -
  • mahādeva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mahādeva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mahādevā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • devīm -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • giri -
  • giri (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    giri (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    gir (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    gir (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    gir (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • kanyakām -
  • kanyakā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “nyāsakrameṇa saṃpūjya devaṃ gaṃdhādibhiḥ kramāt
  • nyāsakrameṇa -
  • nyāsakrama (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    nyāsakrama (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sampūjya -
  • sampūjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sampūjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • devam -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • gandhād -
  • gandha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    gandha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ibhiḥ -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kramāt -
  • kramāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 3.3.7.23

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 3.3.7.23 in Bengali sript:
এবং ধ্যাত্বা মহাদেবং দেবীং চ গিরি কন্যকাম্ ।
ন্যাসক্রমেণ সংপূজ্য দেবং গংধাদিভিঃ ক্রমাত্ ॥ ২৩ ॥

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 3.3.7.23 in Kannada sript:
ಏವಂ ಧ್ಯಾತ್ವಾ ಮಹಾದೇವಂ ದೇವೀಂ ಚ ಗಿರಿ ಕನ್ಯಕಾಮ್ ।
ನ್ಯಾಸಕ್ರಮೇಣ ಸಂಪೂಜ್ಯ ದೇವಂ ಗಂಧಾದಿಭಿಃ ಕ್ರಮಾತ್ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 3.3.7.23 in Gujarati sript:
એવં ધ્યાત્વા મહાદેવં દેવીં ચ ગિરિ કન્યકામ્ ।
ન્યાસક્રમેણ સંપૂજ્ય દેવં ગંધાદિભિઃ ક્રમાત્ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 3.3.7.23 in Malayalam sript:
ഏവം ധ്യാത്വാ മഹാദേവം ദേവീം ച ഗിരി കന്യകാമ് ।
ന്യാസക്രമേണ സംപൂജ്യ ദേവം ഗംധാദിഭിഃ ക്രമാത് ॥ ൨൩ ॥

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