Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.29.23 (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 6.1.29.23

एकदा तु मया पृष्टः कथांते प्राप्य कौतुकम् ।
विस्मयाविष्टचित्तेन स द्विजो द्विजसत्तमाः ॥ २३ ॥

ekadā tu mayā pṛṣṭaḥ kathāṃte prāpya kautukam |
vismayāviṣṭacittena sa dvijo dvijasattamāḥ || 23 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.29.23 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 (6.1.29.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ekada, Maya, Asmad, Prishta, Kathanta, Prapya, Kautuka, Vismayavishta, Citta, Dvija, Dvijasattama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.29.23). 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: “ekadā tu mayā pṛṣṭaḥ kathāṃte prāpya kautukam
  • ekadā -
  • ekadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • pṛṣṭaḥ -
  • pṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pṛṣ -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √pṛṣ class 1 verb]
    praś -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √praś class 6 verb]
  • kathānte -
  • kathānta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • prāpya -
  • prāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kautukam -
  • kautuka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “vismayāviṣṭacittena sa dvijo dvijasattamāḥ
  • vismayāviṣṭa -
  • vismayāviṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vismayāviṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cittena -
  • citta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    citta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dvijo* -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dvijasattamāḥ -
  • dvijasattama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.29.23

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 6.1.29.23 in Bengali sript:
একদা তু মযা পৃষ্টঃ কথাংতে প্রাপ্য কৌতুকম্ ।
বিস্মযাবিষ্টচিত্তেন স দ্বিজো দ্বিজসত্তমাঃ ॥ ২৩ ॥

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 6.1.29.23 in Kannada sript:
ಏಕದಾ ತು ಮಯಾ ಪೃಷ್ಟಃ ಕಥಾಂತೇ ಪ್ರಾಪ್ಯ ಕೌತುಕಮ್ ।
ವಿಸ್ಮಯಾವಿಷ್ಟಚಿತ್ತೇನ ಸ ದ್ವಿಜೋ ದ್ವಿಜಸತ್ತಮಾಃ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.29.23 in Gujarati sript:
એકદા તુ મયા પૃષ્ટઃ કથાંતે પ્રાપ્ય કૌતુકમ્ ।
વિસ્મયાવિષ્ટચિત્તેન સ દ્વિજો દ્વિજસત્તમાઃ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 6.1.29.23 in Malayalam sript:
ഏകദാ തു മയാ പൃഷ്ടഃ കഥാംതേ പ്രാപ്യ കൌതുകമ് ।
വിസ്മയാവിഷ്ടചിത്തേന സ ദ്വിജോ ദ്വിജസത്തമാഃ ॥ ൨൩ ॥

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