Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.2.16.17 (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 5.2.16.17

नमः शंभो नमो रुद्र विरूपाक्ष नमोनमः ।
त्वया देव प्रजाः सर्वाः सदेवासुरमानुषाः ॥ १७ ॥

namaḥ śaṃbho namo rudra virūpākṣa namonamaḥ |
tvayā deva prajāḥ sarvāḥ sadevāsuramānuṣāḥ || 17 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.17 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 (5.2.16.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nama, Namas, Shambha, Rudra, Virupaksha, Tva, Yushmad, Deva, Praja, Prajas, Saru, Sarva, Sadeva, Rama, Usha, Ushas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.17). 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: “namaḥ śaṃbho namo rudra virūpākṣa namonamaḥ
  • namaḥ -
  • namas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śambho* -
  • śambha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • namo* -
  • namas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • rudra -
  • rudra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rudra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • virūpākṣa -
  • virūpākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    virūpākṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • namo -
  • namas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • namaḥ -
  • namas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tvayā deva prajāḥ sarvāḥ sadevāsuramānuṣāḥ
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • deva -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    div (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • prajāḥ -
  • praja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    prajas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvāḥ -
  • saru (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sadevāsu -
  • sadevā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • ramān -
  • rama (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • uṣāḥ -
  • uṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    uṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    uṣas (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.17

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 5.2.16.17 in Bengali sript:
নমঃ শংভো নমো রুদ্র বিরূপাক্ষ নমোনমঃ ।
ত্বযা দেব প্রজাঃ সর্বাঃ সদেবাসুরমানুষাঃ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 5.2.16.17 in Kannada sript:
ನಮಃ ಶಂಭೋ ನಮೋ ರುದ್ರ ವಿರೂಪಾಕ್ಷ ನಮೋನಮಃ ।
ತ್ವಯಾ ದೇವ ಪ್ರಜಾಃ ಸರ್ವಾಃ ಸದೇವಾಸುರಮಾನುಷಾಃ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.2.16.17 in Gujarati sript:
નમઃ શંભો નમો રુદ્ર વિરૂપાક્ષ નમોનમઃ ।
ત્વયા દેવ પ્રજાઃ સર્વાઃ સદેવાસુરમાનુષાઃ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 5.2.16.17 in Malayalam sript:
നമഃ ശംഭോ നമോ രുദ്ര വിരൂപാക്ഷ നമോനമഃ ।
ത്വയാ ദേവ പ്രജാഃ സര്വാഃ സദേവാസുരമാനുഷാഃ ॥ ൧൭ ॥

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