Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.2.13.16 (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 5.2.13.16

कृतश्चापि स्ववशता स्त्रीगौरवगतस्य च ।
स्त्रिय एव विनाशाय पूर्वेषाममरद्विषाम् ॥ १६ ॥

kṛtaścāpi svavaśatā strīgauravagatasya ca |
striya eva vināśāya pūrveṣāmamaradviṣām || 16 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.2.13.16 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 (5.2.13.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Krit, Krita, Capin, Svavashata, Stri, Gaurava, Gata, Eva, Vinasha, Purva, Amaradvish,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.2.13.16). 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: “kṛtaścāpi svavaśatā strīgauravagatasya ca
  • kṛtaś -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • svavaśatā -
  • svavaśatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • strī -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • gaurava -
  • gaurava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gaurava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gatasya -
  • gata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    gata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “striya eva vināśāya pūrveṣāmamaradviṣām
  • striya* -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vināśāya -
  • vināśa (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • pūrveṣām -
  • pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • amaradviṣām -
  • amaradviṣ (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.2.13.16

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 5.2.13.16 in Bengali sript:
কৃতশ্চাপি স্ববশতা স্ত্রীগৌরবগতস্য চ ।
স্ত্রিয এব বিনাশায পূর্বেষামমরদ্বিষাম্ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 5.2.13.16 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃತಶ್ಚಾಪಿ ಸ್ವವಶತಾ ಸ್ತ್ರೀಗೌರವಗತಸ್ಯ ಚ ।
ಸ್ತ್ರಿಯ ಏವ ವಿನಾಶಾಯ ಪೂರ್ವೇಷಾಮಮರದ್ವಿಷಾಮ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.2.13.16 in Gujarati sript:
કૃતશ્ચાપિ સ્વવશતા સ્ત્રીગૌરવગતસ્ય ચ ।
સ્ત્રિય એવ વિનાશાય પૂર્વેષામમરદ્વિષામ્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 5.2.13.16 in Malayalam sript:
കൃതശ്ചാപി സ്വവശതാ സ്ത്രീഗൌരവഗതസ്യ ച ।
സ്ത്രിയ ഏവ വിനാശായ പൂര്വേഷാമമരദ്വിഷാമ് ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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