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.


भंजितोपप्लवकुला भक्ष्यभोज्यसुखप्रदा ।
भिक्षणीया भिक्षुमाता भावाभावस्वरूपिणी ॥ ३२ ॥

bhaṃjitopaplavakulā bhakṣyabhojyasukhapradā |
bhikṣaṇīyā bhikṣumātā bhāvābhāvasvarūpiṇī || 32 ||

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.

Bhanjita, Upaplava, Kula, Bhakshyabhojya, Sukhaprada, Bhikshaniya, Bhikshu, Bhavabhava, Svarupini, Svarupin, Svarupi,

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: “bhaṃjitopaplavakulā bhakṣyabhojyasukhapradā
  • bhañjito -
  • bhañj -> bhañjita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √bhañj]
    bhañj -> bhañjita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √bhañj]
    bhañj -> bhañjita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √bhañj]
    bhañj -> bhañjita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √bhañj]
    bhañj -> bhañjitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √bhañj]
  • upaplava -
  • upaplava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kulā* -
  • kula (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kulā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhakṣyabhojya -
  • bhakṣyabhojya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhakṣyabhojya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sukhapradā -
  • sukhapradā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “bhikṣaṇīyā bhikṣumātā bhāvābhāvasvarūpiṇī
  • bhikṣaṇīyā* -
  • bhaj -> bhikṣaṇīya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √bhaj], [vocative plural from √bhaj]
    bhaj -> bhikṣaṇīyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √bhaj], [vocative plural from √bhaj], [accusative plural from √bhaj]
  • bhikṣum -
  • bhikṣu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ātā -
  • bhāvābhāva -
  • bhāvābhāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāvābhāva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svarūpiṇī -
  • svarūpiṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    svarūpin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    svarūpī (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

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:
ভংজিতোপপ্লবকুলা ভক্ষ্যভোজ্যসুখপ্রদা ।
ভিক্ষণীযা ভিক্ষুমাতা ভাবাভাবস্বরূপিণী ॥ ৩২ ॥

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:
ಭಂಜಿತೋಪಪ್ಲವಕುಲಾ ಭಕ್ಷ್ಯಭೋಜ್ಯಸುಖಪ್ರದಾ ।
ಭಿಕ್ಷಣೀಯಾ ಭಿಕ್ಷುಮಾತಾ ಭಾವಾಭಾವಸ್ವರೂಪಿಣೀ ॥ ೩೨ ॥

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:
ભંજિતોપપ્લવકુલા ભક્ષ્યભોજ્યસુખપ્રદા ।
ભિક્ષણીયા ભિક્ષુમાતા ભાવાભાવસ્વરૂપિણી ॥ ૩૨ ॥

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:
ഭംജിതോപപ്ലവകുലാ ഭക്ഷ്യഭോജ്യസുഖപ്രദാ ।
ഭിക്ഷണീയാ ഭിക്ഷുമാതാ ഭാവാഭാവസ്വരൂപിണീ ॥ ൩൨ ॥

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