Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.3.69.14 (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 5.3.69.14

प्रेता भवन्ति सुप्रीता युगमेकं महीपते ।
सपुत्रो जायते मर्त्यः प्रतिजन्म नृपोत्तम ॥ १४ ॥

pretā bhavanti suprītā yugamekaṃ mahīpate |
saputro jāyate martyaḥ pratijanma nṛpottama || 14 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.3.69.14 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 (5.3.69.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Preta, Bhavanti, Bhavat, Bhavant, Suprita, Yuga, Eka, Mahipati, Saputra, Jayat, Martya, Pratijanman, Nripa, Uttama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.3.69.14). 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.

  • Line1: “pretā bhavanti suprītā yugamekaṃ mahīpate
  • pretā* -
  • preta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pretā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhavanti -
  • bhavanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhavantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • suprītā* -
  • suprīta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    suprītā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yugam -
  • yuga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ekam -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    eka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mahīpate -
  • mahīpati (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line2: “saputro jāyate martyaḥ pratijanma nṛpottama
  • saputro* -
  • saputra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jāyate -
  • jai -> jāyat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai -> jāyat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √jai class 1 verb]
    jai (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single]
  • martyaḥ -
  • martya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pratijanma -
  • pratijanman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nṛpo -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • uttama -
  • uttama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.3.69.14

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 5.3.69.14 in Bengali sript:
প্রেতা ভবন্তি সুপ্রীতা যুগমেকং মহীপতে ।
সপুত্রো জাযতে মর্ত্যঃ প্রতিজন্ম নৃপোত্তম ॥ ১৪ ॥

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 5.3.69.14 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರೇತಾ ಭವನ್ತಿ ಸುಪ್ರೀತಾ ಯುಗಮೇಕಂ ಮಹೀಪತೇ ।
ಸಪುತ್ರೋ ಜಾಯತೇ ಮರ್ತ್ಯಃ ಪ್ರತಿಜನ್ಮ ನೃಪೋತ್ತಮ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.3.69.14 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રેતા ભવન્તિ સુપ્રીતા યુગમેકં મહીપતે ।
સપુત્રો જાયતે મર્ત્યઃ પ્રતિજન્મ નૃપોત્તમ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 5.3.69.14 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രേതാ ഭവന്തി സുപ്രീതാ യുഗമേകം മഹീപതേ ।
സപുത്രോ ജായതേ മര്ത്യഃ പ്രതിജന്മ നൃപോത്തമ ॥ ൧൪ ॥

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