Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.52.18 (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 6.1.52.18

ततस्तेषामभिप्रायं ज्ञात्वा देवो महेश्वरः ।
भक्तिप्रीतो हितार्थाय कोटिरूपैर्व्यवस्थितः ॥ १८ ॥

tatasteṣāmabhiprāyaṃ jñātvā devo maheśvaraḥ |
bhaktiprīto hitārthāya koṭirūpairvyavasthitaḥ || 18 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.52.18 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 (6.1.52.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Abhipraya, Deva, Devri, Maheshvara, Prita, Hita, Artha, Kotirupa, Vyavasthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.52.18). 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: “tatasteṣāmabhiprāyaṃ jñātvā devo maheśvaraḥ
  • tatas -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • teṣām -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • abhiprāyam -
  • abhiprāya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • jñātvā -
  • jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
    jñā -> jñātvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √jñā]
  • devo* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • maheśvaraḥ -
  • maheśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “bhaktiprīto hitārthāya koṭirūpairvyavasthitaḥ
  • bhakti -
  • bhakti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • prīto* -
  • prīta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pre -> prīta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √pre class 2 verb]
    prī -> prīta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √prī class 4 verb], [nominative single from √prī class 9 verb]
  • hitā -
  • hita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    hi -> hita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √hi class 5 verb]
    hi -> hitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • arthāya -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • koṭirūpair -
  • koṭirūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    koṭirūpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • vyavasthitaḥ -
  • vyavasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.52.18

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 6.1.52.18 in Bengali sript:
ততস্তেষামভিপ্রাযং জ্ঞাত্বা দেবো মহেশ্বরঃ ।
ভক্তিপ্রীতো হিতার্থায কোটিরূপৈর্ব্যবস্থিতঃ ॥ 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 6.1.52.18 in Kannada sript:
ತತಸ್ತೇಷಾಮಭಿಪ್ರಾಯಂ ಜ್ಞಾತ್ವಾ ದೇವೋ ಮಹೇಶ್ವರಃ ।
ಭಕ್ತಿಪ್ರೀತೋ ಹಿತಾರ್ಥಾಯ ಕೋಟಿರೂಪೈರ್ವ್ಯವಸ್ಥಿತಃ ॥ ೧೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.52.18 in Gujarati sript:
તતસ્તેષામભિપ્રાયં જ્ઞાત્વા દેવો મહેશ્વરઃ ।
ભક્તિપ્રીતો હિતાર્થાય કોટિરૂપૈર્વ્યવસ્થિતઃ ॥ 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 6.1.52.18 in Malayalam sript:
തതസ്തേഷാമഭിപ്രായം ജ്ഞാത്വാ ദേവോ മഹേശ്വരഃ ।
ഭക്തിപ്രീതോ ഹിതാര്ഥായ കോടിരൂപൈര്വ്യവസ്ഥിതഃ ॥ ൧൮ ॥

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