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.


आदित्यानां रश्मयश्च संस्पृष्टा वै परस्परम् ।
एवं ददाह भगवांस्त्रैलोक्यं सचराचरम् ॥ १९ ॥

ādityānāṃ raśmayaśca saṃspṛṣṭā vai parasparam |
evaṃ dadāha bhagavāṃstrailokyaṃ sacarācaram || 19 ||

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.

Aditya, Rashmi, Samsprishta, Parasparam, Paraspara, Evam, Eva, Bhagavat, Trailokya, Sacaracara,

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: “ādityānāṃ raśmayaśca saṃspṛṣṭā vai parasparam
  • ādityānām -
  • āditya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    āditya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    ādityā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • raśmayaś -
  • raśmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃspṛṣṭā* -
  • saṃspṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    saṃspṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • parasparam -
  • parasparam (indeclinable)
    paraspara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    paraspara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parasparā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “evaṃ dadāha bhagavāṃstrailokyaṃ sacarācaram
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • dadāha -
  • dah (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • bhagavāṃs -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • trailokyam -
  • trailokya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    trailokya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sacarācaram -
  • sacarācara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sacarācara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sacarācarā (noun, feminine)

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:
আদিত্যানাং রশ্মযশ্চ সংস্পৃষ্টা বৈ পরস্পরম্ ।
এবং দদাহ ভগবাংস্ত্রৈলোক্যং সচরাচরম্ ॥ ১৯ ॥

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:
ಆದಿತ್ಯಾನಾಂ ರಶ್ಮಯಶ್ಚ ಸಂಸ್ಪೃಷ್ಟಾ ವೈ ಪರಸ್ಪರಮ್ ।
ಏವಂ ದದಾಹ ಭಗವಾಂಸ್ತ್ರೈಲೋಕ್ಯಂ ಸಚರಾಚರಮ್ ॥ ೧೯ ॥

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:
આદિત્યાનાં રશ્મયશ્ચ સંસ્પૃષ્ટા વૈ પરસ્પરમ્ ।
એવં દદાહ ભગવાંસ્ત્રૈલોક્યં સચરાચરમ્ ॥ ૧૯ ॥

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:
ആദിത്യാനാം രശ്മയശ്ച സംസ്പൃഷ്ടാ വൈ പരസ്പരമ് ।
ഏവം ദദാഹ ഭഗവാംസ്ത്രൈലോക്യം സചരാചരമ് ॥ ൧൯ ॥

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