Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 4.2.11.160 (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 4.2.11.160

तत्र भागीरथे तीर्थे श्राद्धं कृत्वा विधानतः ।
ब्राह्मणान्भोजयित्वा तु ब्रह्मलोके नयेत्पितॄन् ॥ १६० ॥

tatra bhāgīrathe tīrthe śrāddhaṃ kṛtvā vidhānataḥ |
brāhmaṇānbhojayitvā tu brahmaloke nayetpitṝn || 160 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 4.2.11.160 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 (4.2.11.160). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Bhagiratha, Tirtha, Shraddha, Kritva, Kritvan, Vidhanatah, Brahmana, Bhojayitva, Brahmaloka, Pitri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 4.2.11.160). 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: “tatra bhāgīrathe tīrthe śrāddhaṃ kṛtvā vidhānataḥ
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • bhāgīrathe -
  • bhāgīratha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhāgīratha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • tīrthe -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • śrāddham -
  • śrāddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śrāddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrāddhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vidhānataḥ -
  • vidhānataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • Line 2: “brāhmaṇānbhojayitvā tu brahmaloke nayetpitṝn
  • brāhmaṇān -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • bhojayitvā -
  • bhojayitvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhuj -> bhojayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhuj]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • brahmaloke -
  • brahmaloka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • nayet -
  • nay (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
    (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • pitṝn -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 4.2.11.160

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 4.2.11.160 in Bengali sript:
তত্র ভাগীরথে তীর্থে শ্রাদ্ধং কৃত্বা বিধানতঃ ।
ব্রাহ্মণান্ভোজযিত্বা তু ব্রহ্মলোকে নযেত্পিতৄন্ ॥ ১৬০ ॥

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 4.2.11.160 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ರ ಭಾಗೀರಥೇ ತೀರ್ಥೇ ಶ್ರಾದ್ಧಂ ಕೃತ್ವಾ ವಿಧಾನತಃ ।
ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಾನ್ಭೋಜಯಿತ್ವಾ ತು ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಲೋಕೇ ನಯೇತ್ಪಿತೄನ್ ॥ ೧೬೦ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 4.2.11.160 in Gujarati sript:
તત્ર ભાગીરથે તીર્થે શ્રાદ્ધં કૃત્વા વિધાનતઃ ।
બ્રાહ્મણાન્ભોજયિત્વા તુ બ્રહ્મલોકે નયેત્પિતૄન્ ॥ ૧૬૦ ॥

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 4.2.11.160 in Malayalam sript:
തത്ര ഭാഗീരഥേ തീര്ഥേ ശ്രാദ്ധം കൃത്വാ വിധാനതഃ ।
ബ്രാഹ്മണാന്ഭോജയിത്വാ തു ബ്രഹ്മലോകേ നയേത്പിതൄന് ॥ ൧൬൦ ॥

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