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.


तुभ्यं च रोचते तात शृणोत्ववहितो भवान् ।
सर्वेभ्योतिपवित्रो यो यः सर्वेषां नमस्कृतः ॥ ४९ ॥

tubhyaṃ ca rocate tāta śṛṇotvavahito bhavān |
sarvebhyotipavitro yo yaḥ sarveṣāṃ namaskṛtaḥ || 49 ||

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.

Yushmad, Tata, Avahita, Bhava, Bhavant, Saru, Sarva, Ibhi, Ibhya, Pavitra, Yah,

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: “tubhyaṃ ca rocate tāta śṛṇotvavahito bhavān
  • tubhyam -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rocate -
  • ruc (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • tāta -
  • tāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śṛṇotva -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active third single]
  • avahito* -
  • avahita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhavān -
  • bhava (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “sarvebhyotipavitro yo yaḥ sarveṣāṃ namaskṛtaḥ
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    saru (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative single], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ibhyo -
  • ibhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ibhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ibhī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    ibhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ūti -
  • ūti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ūti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pavitro* -
  • pavitra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarveṣām -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Cannot analyse namaskṛtaḥ

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:
তুভ্যং চ রোচতে তাত শৃণোত্ববহিতো ভবান্ ।
সর্বেভ্যোতিপবিত্রো যো যঃ সর্বেষাং নমস্কৃতঃ ॥ ৪৯ ॥

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:
ತುಭ್ಯಂ ಚ ರೋಚತೇ ತಾತ ಶೃಣೋತ್ವವಹಿತೋ ಭವಾನ್ ।
ಸರ್ವೇಭ್ಯೋತಿಪವಿತ್ರೋ ಯೋ ಯಃ ಸರ್ವೇಷಾಂ ನಮಸ್ಕೃತಃ ॥ ೪೯ ॥

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:
તુભ્યં ચ રોચતે તાત શૃણોત્વવહિતો ભવાન્ ।
સર્વેભ્યોતિપવિત્રો યો યઃ સર્વેષાં નમસ્કૃતઃ ॥ ૪૯ ॥

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:
തുഭ്യം ച രോചതേ താത ശൃണോത്വവഹിതോ ഭവാന് ।
സര്വേഭ്യോതിപവിത്രോ യോ യഃ സര്വേഷാം നമസ്കൃതഃ ॥ ൪൯ ॥

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