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.


ते तु संप्रस्थिताः सर्वे मिलिताः कुरुपांडवाः ।
गजवाजिविमर्देन कम्पयन्तो वसुन्धराम् ॥ २३ ॥

te tu saṃprasthitāḥ sarve militāḥ kurupāṃḍavāḥ |
gajavājivimardena kampayanto vasundharām || 23 ||

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.

Tad, Yushmad, Samprasthita, Sarva, Milita, Kurupandava, Gaja, Vajin, Vaji, Vimarda, Kampayat, Vasundhara,

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: “te tu saṃprasthitāḥ sarve militāḥ kurupāṃḍavāḥ
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • samprasthitāḥ -
  • samprasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samprasthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • militāḥ -
  • milita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    militā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mil -> milita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √mil class 6 verb]
    mil -> militā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √mil class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √mil class 6 verb]
  • kurupāṇḍavāḥ -
  • kurupāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “gajavājivimardena kampayanto vasundharām
  • gaja -
  • gaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gaj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vāji -
  • vāji (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vājin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vājin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vājī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    vājī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    vājī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vimardena -
  • vimarda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • kampayanto* -
  • kamp -> kampayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kamp], [vocative plural from √kamp]
    kampayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • vasundharām -
  • vasundharā (noun, feminine)
    [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:
তে তু সংপ্রস্থিতাঃ সর্বে মিলিতাঃ কুরুপাংডবাঃ ।
গজবাজিবিমর্দেন কম্পযন্তো বসুন্ধরাম্ ॥ 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 in Kannada sript:
ತೇ ತು ಸಂಪ್ರಸ್ಥಿತಾಃ ಸರ್ವೇ ಮಿಲಿತಾಃ ಕುರುಪಾಂಡವಾಃ ।
ಗಜವಾಜಿವಿಮರ್ದೇನ ಕಮ್ಪಯನ್ತೋ ವಸುನ್ಧರಾಮ್ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

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:
તે તુ સંપ્રસ્થિતાઃ સર્વે મિલિતાઃ કુરુપાંડવાઃ ।
ગજવાજિવિમર્દેન કમ્પયન્તો વસુન્ધરામ્ ॥ 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 in Malayalam sript:
തേ തു സംപ്രസ്ഥിതാഃ സര്വേ മിലിതാഃ കുരുപാംഡവാഃ ।
ഗജവാജിവിമര്ദേന കമ്പയന്തോ വസുന്ധരാമ് ॥ ൨൩ ॥

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