Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 4.1.4.1 (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 4.1.4.1

सूत उवाच ।
मुनिपृष्टास्तदा देवा भगवंस्ते किमब्रुवन् ।
सर्वलोकहितार्थाय तदाख्याहि महामुने ॥ १ ॥

sūta uvāca |
munipṛṣṭāstadā devā bhagavaṃste kimabruvan |
sarvalokahitārthāya tadākhyāhi mahāmune || 1 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 4.1.4.1 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 (4.1.4.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Suta, Muni, Prishta, Tada, Deva, Bhagavat, Bhagavan, Tad, Yushmad, Kim, Abruvat, Sarvalokahita, Artha, Mahamuni,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 4.1.4.1). 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: “sūta uvāca
  • sūta* -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 1 verb], [nominative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • 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: “munipṛṣṭāstadā devā bhagavaṃste kimabruvan
  • muni -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    muni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    munī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pṛṣṭās -
  • pṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    pṛṣ -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √pṛṣ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √pṛṣ class 1 verb]
    pṛṣ -> pṛṣṭā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √pṛṣ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √pṛṣ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √pṛṣ class 1 verb]
    praś -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √praś class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √praś class 6 verb]
    praś -> pṛṣṭā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √praś class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √praś class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √praś class 6 verb]
  • tadā* -
  • tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • devā* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhagavaṃs -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bhagavan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • abruvan -
  • abruvat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • Line 3: “sarvalokahitārthāya tadākhyāhi mahāmune
  • sarvalokahitā -
  • sarvalokahita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvalokahita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arthāya -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • khyāhi -
  • khyā (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second single]
  • mahāmune -
  • mahāmuni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 4.1.4.1

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 4.1.4.1 in Bengali sript:
সূত উবাচ ।
মুনিপৃষ্টাস্তদা দেবা ভগবংস্তে কিমব্রুবন্ ।
সর্বলোকহিতার্থায তদাখ্যাহি মহামুনে ॥ 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 4.1.4.1 in Kannada sript:
ಸೂತ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಮುನಿಪೃಷ್ಟಾಸ್ತದಾ ದೇವಾ ಭಗವಂಸ್ತೇ ಕಿಮಬ್ರುವನ್ ।
ಸರ್ವಲೋಕಹಿತಾರ್ಥಾಯ ತದಾಖ್ಯಾಹಿ ಮಹಾಮುನೇ ॥ ೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 4.1.4.1 in Gujarati sript:
સૂત ઉવાચ ।
મુનિપૃષ્ટાસ્તદા દેવા ભગવંસ્તે કિમબ્રુવન્ ।
સર્વલોકહિતાર્થાય તદાખ્યાહિ મહામુને ॥ 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 4.1.4.1 in Malayalam sript:
സൂത ഉവാച ।
മുനിപൃഷ്ടാസ്തദാ ദേവാ ഭഗവംസ്തേ കിമബ്രുവന് ।
സര്വലോകഹിതാര്ഥായ തദാഖ്യാഹി മഹാമുനേ ॥ ൧ ॥

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