Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 5.3.214.18 (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 5.3.214.18

देवमार्गस्य माहात्म्यं भक्त्या श्रुत्वा नरोत्तम ।
मुच्यते सर्वपापेभ्यो नात्र कार्या विचारणा ॥ १८ ॥

devamārgasya māhātmyaṃ bhaktyā śrutvā narottama |
mucyate sarvapāpebhyo nātra kāryā vicāraṇā || 18 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 5.3.214.18 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 (5.3.214.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Devamarga, Mahatmya, Bhaktya, Bhakti, Narottama, Sarvapapa, Kari, Karya, Vicarana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 5.3.214.18). 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: “devamārgasya māhātmyaṃ bhaktyā śrutvā narottama
  • devamārgasya -
  • devamārga (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • māhātmyam -
  • māhātmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhaktyā -
  • bhaktyā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • narottama -
  • narottama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “mucyate sarvapāpebhyo nātra kāryā vicāraṇā
  • mucyate -
  • muc (verb class 6)
    [present passive third single]
    muc (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    muñc (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • sarvapāpebhyo* -
  • sarvapāpa (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    sarvapāpa (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāryā* -
  • kāri (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kārī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kārya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 5 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ], [vocative plural from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 5 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 8 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ], [vocative plural from √kṛ], [accusative plural from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √kṛ class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 3 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative plural from √kṛ class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √kṛ class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṝ -> kārya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kṝ class 5 verb], [vocative plural from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative plural from √kṝ class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √kṝ class 5 verb], [vocative plural from √kṝ class 5 verb], [accusative plural from √kṝ class 5 verb], [nominative plural from √kṝ class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √kṝ class 9 verb], [accusative plural from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • vicāraṇā -
  • vicāraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 5.3.214.18

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 5.3.214.18 in Bengali sript:
দেবমার্গস্য মাহাত্ম্যং ভক্ত্যা শ্রুত্বা নরোত্তম ।
মুচ্যতে সর্বপাপেভ্যো নাত্র কার্যা বিচারণা ॥ ১৮ ॥

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 5.3.214.18 in Kannada sript:
ದೇವಮಾರ್ಗಸ್ಯ ಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯಂ ಭಕ್ತ್ಯಾ ಶ್ರುತ್ವಾ ನರೋತ್ತಮ ।
ಮುಚ್ಯತೇ ಸರ್ವಪಾಪೇಭ್ಯೋ ನಾತ್ರ ಕಾರ್ಯಾ ವಿಚಾರಣಾ ॥ ೧೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 5.3.214.18 in Gujarati sript:
દેવમાર્ગસ્ય માહાત્મ્યં ભક્ત્યા શ્રુત્વા નરોત્તમ ।
મુચ્યતે સર્વપાપેભ્યો નાત્ર કાર્યા વિચારણા ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 5.3.214.18 in Malayalam sript:
ദേവമാര്ഗസ്യ മാഹാത്മ്യം ഭക്ത്യാ ശ്രുത്വാ നരോത്തമ ।
മുച്യതേ സര്വപാപേഭ്യോ നാത്ര കാര്യാ വിചാരണാ ॥ ൧൮ ॥

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