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.


नाहं वृणे वरं त्वत्तः शंकरो वरदोस्ति मे ॥ ४१ ॥

nāhaṃ vṛṇe varaṃ tvattaḥ śaṃkaro varadosti me || 41 ||

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.

Naha, Varam, Vara, Yushmad, Tas, Shankara, Asmad,

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: “nāhaṃ vṛṇe varaṃ tvattaḥ śaṃkaro varadosti me
  • nāham -
  • nāha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vṛṇe -
  • vṛ (verb class 9)
    [present middle first single]
    vṛ (verb class 9)
    [present middle first single]
    vṛṇ (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single]
  • varam -
  • varam (indeclinable)
    vara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varā (noun, feminine)
  • tvat -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śaṅkaro* -
  • śaṅkara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • varado -
  • sti -
  • sti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print 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:
নাহং বৃণে বরং ত্বত্তঃ শংকরো বরদোস্তি মে ॥ ৪১ ॥

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:
ನಾಹಂ ವೃಣೇ ವರಂ ತ್ವತ್ತಃ ಶಂಕರೋ ವರದೋಸ್ತಿ ಮೇ ॥ ೪೧ ॥

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:
નાહં વૃણે વરં ત્વત્તઃ શંકરો વરદોસ્તિ મે ॥ ૪૧ ॥

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:
നാഹം വൃണേ വരം ത്വത്തഃ ശംകരോ വരദോസ്തി മേ ॥ ൪൧ ॥

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