Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.18.49 (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 6.1.18.49

दानधर्मप्रवृत्तानां धर्ममार्गा नुयायिनाम् ।
प्रोत्साहं वर्धयेद्यस्तु न प्रेतो जायते नरः ॥ ४९ ॥

dānadharmapravṛttānāṃ dharmamārgā nuyāyinām |
protsāhaṃ vardhayedyastu na preto jāyate naraḥ || 49 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.18.49 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 (6.1.18.49). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Danadharma, Pravritta, Dharmamarga, Yayin, Protsaha, Yah, Pretri, Preta, Jayat, Nara, Nri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.18.49). 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: “dānadharmapravṛttānāṃ dharmamārgā nuyāyinām
  • dānadharma -
  • dānadharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pravṛttānām -
  • pravṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pravṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    pravṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • dharmamārgā* -
  • dharmamārga (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • nu -
  • nu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    nu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nau (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yāyinām -
  • yāyin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yāyin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “protsāhaṃ vardhayedyastu na preto jāyate naraḥ
  • protsāham -
  • protsāha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vardhayed -
  • vardh (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
    vṛdh (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • yas -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • preto* -
  • pretṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    preta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pre (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • 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]
  • naraḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.18.49

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 6.1.18.49 in Bengali sript:
দানধর্মপ্রবৃত্তানাং ধর্মমার্গা নুযাযিনাম্ ।
প্রোত্সাহং বর্ধযেদ্যস্তু ন প্রেতো জাযতে নরঃ ॥ ৪৯ ॥

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 6.1.18.49 in Kannada sript:
ದಾನಧರ್ಮಪ್ರವೃತ್ತಾನಾಂ ಧರ್ಮಮಾರ್ಗಾ ನುಯಾಯಿನಾಮ್ ।
ಪ್ರೋತ್ಸಾಹಂ ವರ್ಧಯೇದ್ಯಸ್ತು ನ ಪ್ರೇತೋ ಜಾಯತೇ ನರಃ ॥ ೪೯ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.18.49 in Gujarati sript:
દાનધર્મપ્રવૃત્તાનાં ધર્મમાર્ગા નુયાયિનામ્ ।
પ્રોત્સાહં વર્ધયેદ્યસ્તુ ન પ્રેતો જાયતે નરઃ ॥ ૪૯ ॥

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 6.1.18.49 in Malayalam sript:
ദാനധര്മപ്രവൃത്താനാം ധര്മമാര്ഗാ നുയായിനാമ് ।
പ്രോത്സാഹം വര്ധയേദ്യസ്തു ന പ്രേതോ ജായതേ നരഃ ॥ ൪൯ ॥

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