Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.1.23.31 (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 5.1.23.31

प्रदक्षिणीकृता तेन सप्तद्वीपा वसुंधरा ।
गोलक्षं द्विजलक्षाय दत्त्वा यल्लभते फलम् ॥ ३१ ॥

pradakṣiṇīkṛtā tena saptadvīpā vasuṃdharā |
golakṣaṃ dvijalakṣāya dattvā yallabhate phalam || 31 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.1.23.31 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 (5.1.23.31). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tena, Saptadvipa, Vasundhara, Gola, Ksha, Dvija, Laksha, Dattva, Yalla, Bha, Yushmad, Phala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.1.23.31). 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: “pradakṣiṇīkṛtā tena saptadvīpā vasuṃdharā
  • Cannot analyse pradakṣiṇīkṛtā*te
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • saptadvīpā* -
  • saptadvīpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    saptadvīpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vasundharā -
  • vasundharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “golakṣaṃ dvijalakṣāya dattvā yallabhate phalam
  • gola -
  • gola (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gola (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣam -
  • kṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dvija -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lakṣāya -
  • lakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    lakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • dattvā -
  • dattvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √]
    dad -> dattvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dad]
  • yalla -
  • yalla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bha -
  • bha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • phalam -
  • phala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    phala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    phalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.1.23.31

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 5.1.23.31 in Bengali sript:
প্রদক্ষিণীকৃতা তেন সপ্তদ্বীপা বসুংধরা ।
গোলক্ষং দ্বিজলক্ষায দত্ত্বা যল্লভতে ফলম্ ॥ ৩১ ॥

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 5.1.23.31 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರದಕ್ಷಿಣೀಕೃತಾ ತೇನ ಸಪ್ತದ್ವೀಪಾ ವಸುಂಧರಾ ।
ಗೋಲಕ್ಷಂ ದ್ವಿಜಲಕ್ಷಾಯ ದತ್ತ್ವಾ ಯಲ್ಲಭತೇ ಫಲಮ್ ॥ ೩೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.1.23.31 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રદક્ષિણીકૃતા તેન સપ્તદ્વીપા વસુંધરા ।
ગોલક્ષં દ્વિજલક્ષાય દત્ત્વા યલ્લભતે ફલમ્ ॥ ૩૧ ॥

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 5.1.23.31 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രദക്ഷിണീകൃതാ തേന സപ്തദ്വീപാ വസുംധരാ ।
ഗോലക്ഷം ദ്വിജലക്ഷായ ദത്ത്വാ യല്ലഭതേ ഫലമ് ॥ ൩൧ ॥

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