Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 4.2.18.40 (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 4.2.18.40

कृत्तिवासेश्वरे लिंगे लभ्यस्त्वेकेन जन्मना ।
पृर्वजन्मकृतं पापं तपोदानादिभिः शनैः ।
नश्येत्सद्यो विनश्येत कृत्तिवासे श्वरेक्षणात् ॥ ४० ॥

kṛttivāseśvare liṃge labhyastvekena janmanā |
pṛrvajanmakṛtaṃ pāpaṃ tapodānādibhiḥ śanaiḥ |
naśyetsadyo vinaśyeta kṛttivāse śvarekṣaṇāt || 40 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 4.2.18.40 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 (4.2.18.40). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Krittivaseshvara, Linga, Labhya, Tva, Eka, Janman, Papam, Papa, Tapodana, Shanaih, Shana, Sadyah, Sadya, Sadyas, Vina, Shyeta, Krittivasa, Shvara, Ikshana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 4.2.18.40). 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: “kṛttivāseśvare liṃge labhyastvekena janmanā
  • kṛttivāseśvare -
  • kṛttivāseśvara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kṛttivāseśvara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • liṅge -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    liṅg (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • labhyas -
  • labhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    labh -> labhya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √labh class 1 verb]
  • tve -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    tva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ekena -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    eka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • janmanā -
  • janman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “pṛrvajanmakṛtaṃ pāpaṃ tapodānādibhiḥ śanaiḥ
  • Cannot analyse pṛrvajanmakṛtam*pā
  • pāpam -
  • pāpam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pāpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pāpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pāpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tapodānād -
  • tapodāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ibhiḥ -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • śanaiḥ -
  • śanaiḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    śana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 3: “naśyetsadyo vinaśyeta kṛttivāse śvarekṣaṇāt
  • naśyet -
  • naś (verb class 4)
    [optative active third single]
  • sadyo* -
  • sadyaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sadyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sadya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vina -
  • vina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vina (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śyeta -
  • śyeta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śyeta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śā (verb class 4)
    [optative active second plural]
  • kṛttivāse -
  • kṛttivāsa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • śvare -
  • śvara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    śvara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • īkṣaṇāt -
  • īkṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 4.2.18.40

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 4.2.18.40 in Bengali sript:
কৃত্তিবাসেশ্বরে লিংগে লভ্যস্ত্বেকেন জন্মনা ।
পৃর্বজন্মকৃতং পাপং তপোদানাদিভিঃ শনৈঃ ।
নশ্যেত্সদ্যো বিনশ্যেত কৃত্তিবাসে শ্বরেক্ষণাত্ ॥ ৪০ ॥

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 4.2.18.40 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃತ್ತಿವಾಸೇಶ್ವರೇ ಲಿಂಗೇ ಲಭ್ಯಸ್ತ್ವೇಕೇನ ಜನ್ಮನಾ ।
ಪೃರ್ವಜನ್ಮಕೃತಂ ಪಾಪಂ ತಪೋದಾನಾದಿಭಿಃ ಶನೈಃ ।
ನಶ್ಯೇತ್ಸದ್ಯೋ ವಿನಶ್ಯೇತ ಕೃತ್ತಿವಾಸೇ ಶ್ವರೇಕ್ಷಣಾತ್ ॥ ೪೦ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 4.2.18.40 in Gujarati sript:
કૃત્તિવાસેશ્વરે લિંગે લભ્યસ્ત્વેકેન જન્મના ।
પૃર્વજન્મકૃતં પાપં તપોદાનાદિભિઃ શનૈઃ ।
નશ્યેત્સદ્યો વિનશ્યેત કૃત્તિવાસે શ્વરેક્ષણાત્ ॥ ૪૦ ॥

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 4.2.18.40 in Malayalam sript:
കൃത്തിവാസേശ്വരേ ലിംഗേ ലഭ്യസ്ത്വേകേന ജന്മനാ ।
പൃര്വജന്മകൃതം പാപം തപോദാനാദിഭിഃ ശനൈഃ ।
നശ്യേത്സദ്യോ വിനശ്യേത കൃത്തിവാസേ ശ്വരേക്ഷണാത് ॥ ൪൦ ॥

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