Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 4.1.46.38 (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 4.1.46.38

अवाप्य काशीं दुष्प्रापां को जहाति सचेतनः ।
रत्नं करस्थमुत्सृज्य कः काचं संजिघृक्षति ॥ ३८ ॥

avāpya kāśīṃ duṣprāpāṃ ko jahāti sacetanaḥ |
ratnaṃ karasthamutsṛjya kaḥ kācaṃ saṃjighṛkṣati || 38 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 4.1.46.38 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 (4.1.46.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Avapya, Kashi, Dushprapa, Kah, Sacetana, Ratna, Karastha, Utsrijya, Kaca, Sat, Jighrikshat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 4.1.46.38). 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: “avāpya kāśīṃ duṣprāpāṃ ko jahāti sacetanaḥ
  • avāpya -
  • avāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāśīm -
  • kāśī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • duṣprāpām -
  • duṣprāpā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ko* -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jahāti -
  • (verb class 3)
    [present active third single]
  • sacetanaḥ -
  • sacetana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ratnaṃ karasthamutsṛjya kaḥ kācaṃ saṃjighṛkṣati
  • ratnam -
  • ratna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ratna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ratnā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • karastham -
  • karastha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    karastha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    karasthā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • utsṛjya -
  • utsṛjya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    utsṛjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    utsṛjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kaḥ -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kācam -
  • kāca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kāca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kācā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sañ -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sam (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • jighṛkṣati -
  • grah -> jighṛkṣat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √grah]
    grah -> jighṛkṣat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √grah]
    grah (verb class 0)
    [present active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 4.1.46.38

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 4.1.46.38 in Bengali sript:
অবাপ্য কাশীং দুষ্প্রাপাং কো জহাতি সচেতনঃ ।
রত্নং করস্থমুত্সৃজ্য কঃ কাচং সংজিঘৃক্ষতি ॥ ৩৮ ॥

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 4.1.46.38 in Kannada sript:
ಅವಾಪ್ಯ ಕಾಶೀಂ ದುಷ್ಪ್ರಾಪಾಂ ಕೋ ಜಹಾತಿ ಸಚೇತನಃ ।
ರತ್ನಂ ಕರಸ್ಥಮುತ್ಸೃಜ್ಯ ಕಃ ಕಾಚಂ ಸಂಜಿಘೃಕ್ಷತಿ ॥ ೩೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 4.1.46.38 in Gujarati sript:
અવાપ્ય કાશીં દુષ્પ્રાપાં કો જહાતિ સચેતનઃ ।
રત્નં કરસ્થમુત્સૃજ્ય કઃ કાચં સંજિઘૃક્ષતિ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

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 4.1.46.38 in Malayalam sript:
അവാപ്യ കാശീം ദുഷ്പ്രാപാം കോ ജഹാതി സചേതനഃ ।
രത്നം കരസ്ഥമുത്സൃജ്യ കഃ കാചം സംജിഘൃക്ഷതി ॥ ൩൮ ॥

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