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.


तपस्तपन्तौ तौ तत्र ह्यद्यापि किल भारत ।
भ्रातरौ संयतात्मानौ ध्यायतः परमं पदम् ॥ ३६ ॥

tapastapantau tau tatra hyadyāpi kila bhārata |
bhrātarau saṃyatātmānau dhyāyataḥ paramaṃ padam || 36 ||

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:

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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 ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tap, Tapa, Tapas, Tapat, Tatra, Adyapi, Kila, Bharata, Bhratri, Samyatatman, Dhyayat, Paramam, Parama, Pada,

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: “tapastapantau tau tatra hyadyāpi kila bhārata
  • tapas -
  • tapas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tap (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    tap (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    tapa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tapantau -
  • tapat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tap -> tapat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √tap class 1 verb]
  • tau -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • adyāpi -
  • adyāpi (indeclinable)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “bhrātarau saṃyatātmānau dhyāyataḥ paramaṃ padam
  • bhrātarau -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • saṃyatātmānau -
  • saṃyatātman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dhyāyataḥ -
  • dhyāyat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhyāyat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dhyā (verb class 1)
    [present active third dual]
  • paramam -
  • paramam (indeclinable)
    parama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    paramā (noun, feminine)
  • padam -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following 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:
তপস্তপন্তৌ তৌ তত্র হ্যদ্যাপি কিল ভারত ।
ভ্রাতরৌ সংযতাত্মানৌ ধ্যাযতঃ পরমং পদম্ ॥ ৩৬ ॥

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:
ತಪಸ್ತಪನ್ತೌ ತೌ ತತ್ರ ಹ್ಯದ್ಯಾಪಿ ಕಿಲ ಭಾರತ ।
ಭ್ರಾತರೌ ಸಂಯತಾತ್ಮಾನೌ ಧ್ಯಾಯತಃ ಪರಮಂ ಪದಮ್ ॥ ೩೬ ॥

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:
તપસ્તપન્તૌ તૌ તત્ર હ્યદ્યાપિ કિલ ભારત ।
ભ્રાતરૌ સંયતાત્માનૌ ધ્યાયતઃ પરમં પદમ્ ॥ ૩૬ ॥

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:
തപസ്തപന്തൌ തൌ തത്ര ഹ്യദ്യാപി കില ഭാരത ।
ഭ്രാതരൌ സംയതാത്മാനൌ ധ്യായതഃ പരമം പദമ് ॥ ൩൬ ॥

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