Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

876,996 words | ISBN-10: 8170800978 | ISBN-13: 9788170800972

The Skanda-purana verse (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.


घृतातपत्रा सुश्रोणी पद्मरागविभूषिता ।
जगाद मा भैरिति तानेकैकं तु पृथक्पृथक् ॥ ४ ॥

ghṛtātapatrā suśroṇī padmarāgavibhūṣitā |
jagāda mā bhairiti tānekaikaṃ tu pṛthakpṛthak || 4 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse is contained in the book The Skanda-Purana by G. V. Tagare. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ghrita, Sushroni, Padmaraga, Vibhushita, Mas, Bha, Iti, Tana, Aika, Prithak,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 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: “ghṛtātapatrā suśroṇī padmarāgavibhūṣitā
  • ghṛtāt -
  • ghṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ghṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ghṛ -> ghṛta (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √ghṛ class 1 verb], [ablative single from √ghṛ class 3 verb], [ablative single from √ghṛ class 5 verb]
    ghṛ -> ghṛta (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √ghṛ class 1 verb], [ablative single from √ghṛ class 3 verb], [ablative single from √ghṛ class 5 verb]
  • apat -
  • apad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    apad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • suśroṇī -
  • suśroṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    suśroṇi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • padmarāga -
  • padmarāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vibhūṣitā -
  • vibhūṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jagāda bhairiti tānekaikaṃ tu pṛthakpṛthak
  • jagāda -
  • gad (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • mā* -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mās (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhair -
  • bha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    bha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tāne -
  • tāna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • kai -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aikam -
  • aika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aikā (noun, feminine)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pṛthak -
  • pṛthak (indeclinable)
  • pṛthak -
  • pṛthak (indeclinable)

Other print editions:

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

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 in Bengali sript:
ঘৃতাতপত্রা সুশ্রোণী পদ্মরাগবিভূষিতা ।
জগাদ মা ভৈরিতি তানেকৈকং তু পৃথক্পৃথক্ ॥ ৪ ॥

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 in Kannada sript:
ಘೃತಾತಪತ್ರಾ ಸುಶ್ರೋಣೀ ಪದ್ಮರಾಗವಿಭೂಷಿತಾ ।
ಜಗಾದ ಮಾ ಭೈರಿತಿ ತಾನೇಕೈಕಂ ತು ಪೃಥಕ್ಪೃಥಕ್ ॥ ೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse in Gujarati sript:
ઘૃતાતપત્રા સુશ્રોણી પદ્મરાગવિભૂષિતા ।
જગાદ મા ભૈરિતિ તાનેકૈકં તુ પૃથક્પૃથક્ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 in Malayalam sript:
ഘൃതാതപത്രാ സുശ്രോണീ പദ്മരാഗവിഭൂഷിതാ ।
ജഗാദ മാ ഭൈരിതി താനേകൈകം തു പൃഥക്പൃഥക് ॥ ൪ ॥

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