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.


प्रतिस्वनैरवापूरि द्यावाभूम्योर्यदंतरम् ।
अभीरूणां च भीरूणां महारोमोद्गमोऽभवत् ॥ ६३ ॥

pratisvanairavāpūri dyāvābhūmyoryadaṃtaram |
abhīrūṇāṃ ca bhīrūṇāṃ mahāromodgamo'bhavat || 63 ||

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.

Pratisvana, Ava, Dyavabhumi, Yat, Yad, Antaram, Antara, Abhiru, Bhiru, Maharoman, Maharoma, Udgama,

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: “pratisvanairavāpūri dyāvābhūmyoryadaṃtaram
  • pratisvanair -
  • pratisvana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • avā -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [instrumental single]
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    ava (Preverb)
    avā (Preverb)
  • apūri -
  • pṝ (verb class 3)
    [aorist middle third single]
    pṝ (verb class 6)
    [aorist middle third single]
    pṝ (verb class 9)
    [aorist middle third single]
  • dyāvābhūmyor -
  • dyāvābhūmī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • antaram -
  • antaram (indeclinable)
    antara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    antara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “abhīrūṇāṃ ca bhīrūṇāṃ mahāromodgamo'bhavat
  • abhīrūṇām -
  • abhīru (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    abhīru (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    abhīru (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhīrūṇām -
  • bhīru (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    bhīru (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    bhīrū (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    bhīrū (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    bhīrū (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • mahāromo -
  • mahāroman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    mahāroman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mahāromā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • udgamo' -
  • udgama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third 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:
প্রতিস্বনৈরবাপূরি দ্যাবাভূম্যোর্যদংতরম্ ।
অভীরূণাং চ ভীরূণাং মহারোমোদ্গমোঽভবত্ ॥ ৬৩ ॥

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:
ಪ್ರತಿಸ್ವನೈರವಾಪೂರಿ ದ್ಯಾವಾಭೂಮ್ಯೋರ್ಯದಂತರಮ್ ।
ಅಭೀರೂಣಾಂ ಚ ಭೀರೂಣಾಂ ಮಹಾರೋಮೋದ್ಗಮೋಽಭವತ್ ॥ ೬೩ ॥

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:
પ્રતિસ્વનૈરવાપૂરિ દ્યાવાભૂમ્યોર્યદંતરમ્ ।
અભીરૂણાં ચ ભીરૂણાં મહારોમોદ્ગમોઽભવત્ ॥ ૬૩ ॥

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:
പ്രതിസ്വനൈരവാപൂരി ദ്യാവാഭൂമ്യോര്യദംതരമ് ।
അഭീരൂണാം ച ഭീരൂണാം മഹാരോമോദ്ഗമോഽഭവത് ॥ ൬൩ ॥

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