Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.3.23.7 (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 5.3.23.7

नर्मदा सर्वदा सेव्या बहुनोक्तेन किं नृप ।
यदीच्छेन्न पुनर्द्रष्टुं घोरं संसारसागरम् ॥ ७ ॥

narmadā sarvadā sevyā bahunoktena kiṃ nṛpa |
yadīcchenna punardraṣṭuṃ ghoraṃ saṃsārasāgaram || 7 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.3.23.7 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 (5.3.23.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Narmada, Sarvada, Sevya, Bahu, Ukta, Kim, Nripa, Yadi, Yad, Punar, Ghoram, Ghora, Samsarasagara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.3.23.7). 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: “narmadā sarvadā sevyā bahunoktena kiṃ nṛpa
  • narmadā -
  • narmadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvadā -
  • sarvadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarvadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sevyā* -
  • sevya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sevyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sev -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sev class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sev class 1 verb]
    sev -> sevyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sev class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sev class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sev class 1 verb]
    sīv -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sīv], [vocative plural from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sīv], [vocative plural from √sīv], [accusative plural from √sīv]
  • bahuno -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    bahu (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • uktena -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ukta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √vac class 2 verb], [instrumental single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √vac class 2 verb], [instrumental single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nṛpa -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “yadīcchenna punardraṣṭuṃ ghoraṃ saṃsārasāgaram
  • yadī -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • icchen -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • punar -
  • punar (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    punar (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • draṣṭum -
  • dṛś -> draṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dṛś]
  • ghoram -
  • ghoram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ghora (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ghora (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ghorā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • saṃsārasāgaram -
  • saṃsārasāgara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.3.23.7

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 5.3.23.7 in Bengali sript:
নর্মদা সর্বদা সেব্যা বহুনোক্তেন কিং নৃপ ।
যদীচ্ছেন্ন পুনর্দ্রষ্টুং ঘোরং সংসারসাগরম্ ॥ ৭ ॥

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 5.3.23.7 in Kannada sript:
ನರ್ಮದಾ ಸರ್ವದಾ ಸೇವ್ಯಾ ಬಹುನೋಕ್ತೇನ ಕಿಂ ನೃಪ ।
ಯದೀಚ್ಛೇನ್ನ ಪುನರ್ದ್ರಷ್ಟುಂ ಘೋರಂ ಸಂಸಾರಸಾಗರಮ್ ॥ ೭ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.3.23.7 in Gujarati sript:
નર્મદા સર્વદા સેવ્યા બહુનોક્તેન કિં નૃપ ।
યદીચ્છેન્ન પુનર્દ્રષ્ટું ઘોરં સંસારસાગરમ્ ॥ ૭ ॥

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 5.3.23.7 in Malayalam sript:
നര്മദാ സര്വദാ സേവ്യാ ബഹുനോക്തേന കിം നൃപ ।
യദീച്ഛേന്ന പുനര്ദ്രഷ്ടും ഘോരം സംസാരസാഗരമ് ॥ ൭ ॥

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