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.


द्यावाभूम्योरंतरालं तथेति समवैम्यहम् ।
ईदृक्संपत्तिसंभारः कुवेरस्यापि नो गृहे ॥ ६० ॥

dyāvābhūmyoraṃtarālaṃ tatheti samavaimyaham |
īdṛksaṃpattisaṃbhāraḥ kuverasyāpi no gṛhe || 60 ||

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.

Dyavabhumi, Antarala, Tatha, Iti, Aha, Asmad, Idrish, Sambhara, Kuvera, Api, Grih, Griha,

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: “dyāvābhūmyoraṃtarālaṃ tatheti samavaimyaham
  • dyāvābhūmyor -
  • dyāvābhūmī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • antarālam -
  • antarāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathe -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • samavai -
  • samava (Preverb)
  • emya -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [present active first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “īdṛksaṃpattisaṃbhāraḥ kuverasyāpi no gṛhe
  • īdṛk -
  • īdṛś (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    īdṛś (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    īdṛś (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sampatti -
  • sampatti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sambhāraḥ -
  • sambhāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kuverasyā -
  • kuvera (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    kuvera (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • no* -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • gṛhe -
  • gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    gṛh (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [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:
দ্যাবাভূম্যোরংতরালং তথেতি সমবৈম্যহম্ ।
ঈদৃক্সংপত্তিসংভারঃ কুবেরস্যাপি নো গৃহে ॥ ৬০ ॥

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:
ದ್ಯಾವಾಭೂಮ್ಯೋರಂತರಾಲಂ ತಥೇತಿ ಸಮವೈಮ್ಯಹಮ್ ।
ಈದೃಕ್ಸಂಪತ್ತಿಸಂಭಾರಃ ಕುವೇರಸ್ಯಾಪಿ ನೋ ಗೃಹೇ ॥ ೬೦ ॥

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:
દ્યાવાભૂમ્યોરંતરાલં તથેતિ સમવૈમ્યહમ્ ।
ઈદૃક્સંપત્તિસંભારઃ કુવેરસ્યાપિ નો ગૃહે ॥ ૬૦ ॥

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:
ദ്യാവാഭൂമ്യോരംതരാലം തഥേതി സമവൈമ്യഹമ് ।
ഈദൃക്സംപത്തിസംഭാരഃ കുവേരസ്യാപി നോ ഗൃഹേ ॥ ൬൦ ॥

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