Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.2.16.21 (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 5.2.16.21

इंद्रसोमाग्निवरुणा देवासुरमहोरगाः ।
प्रह्वास्त्वामनुतिष्ठंति स्तुवंतो विविधैः स्तवैः ॥ २१ ॥

iṃdrasomāgnivaruṇā devāsuramahoragāḥ |
prahvāstvāmanutiṣṭhaṃti stuvaṃto vividhaiḥ stavaiḥ || 21 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.21 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 (5.2.16.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Indra, Somagni, Varuna, Devasura, Ahu, Aga, Ago, Prahva, Tva, Yushmad, Anu, Tishthat, Tishthanti, Stuvat, Vividha, Stava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.21). 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: “iṃdrasomāgnivaruṇā devāsuramahoragāḥ
  • indra -
  • indra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • somāgni -
  • somāgni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    somāgni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    somāgni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • varuṇā* -
  • varuṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    varuṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • devāsuram -
  • devāsura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    devāsura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    devāsurā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ahor -
  • ahu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    ahu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • agāḥ -
  • aga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    agā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ago (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [aorist active second single]
    (verb class 3)
    [aorist active second single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Line 2: “prahvāstvāmanutiṣṭhaṃti stuvaṃto vividhaiḥ stavaiḥ
  • prahvās -
  • prahva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prahvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • anu -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anu (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • tiṣṭhanti -
  • tiṣṭhantī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    tiṣṭhantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    tiṣṭhantī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • stuvanto* -
  • stuvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    stu -> stuvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √stu class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
  • vividhaiḥ -
  • vividha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    vividha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • stavaiḥ -
  • stava (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.2.16.21

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 5.2.16.21 in Bengali sript:
ইংদ্রসোমাগ্নিবরুণা দেবাসুরমহোরগাঃ ।
প্রহ্বাস্ত্বামনুতিষ্ঠংতি স্তুবংতো বিবিধৈঃ স্তবৈঃ ॥ ২১ ॥

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 5.2.16.21 in Kannada sript:
ಇಂದ್ರಸೋಮಾಗ್ನಿವರುಣಾ ದೇವಾಸುರಮಹೋರಗಾಃ ।
ಪ್ರಹ್ವಾಸ್ತ್ವಾಮನುತಿಷ್ಠಂತಿ ಸ್ತುವಂತೋ ವಿವಿಧೈಃ ಸ್ತವೈಃ ॥ ೨೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.2.16.21 in Gujarati sript:
ઇંદ્રસોમાગ્નિવરુણા દેવાસુરમહોરગાઃ ।
પ્રહ્વાસ્ત્વામનુતિષ્ઠંતિ સ્તુવંતો વિવિધૈઃ સ્તવૈઃ ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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 5.2.16.21 in Malayalam sript:
ഇംദ്രസോമാഗ്നിവരുണാ ദേവാസുരമഹോരഗാഃ ।
പ്രഹ്വാസ്ത്വാമനുതിഷ്ഠംതി സ്തുവംതോ വിവിധൈഃ സ്തവൈഃ ॥ ൨൧ ॥

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