Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.75.1 (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 6.1.75.1

। सूत उवाच ।
पुरा कल्पे भगवता एतत्क्षेत्रमनुत्तमम् ।
रुद्रेण ब्रह्मणे दत्तं तुष्टेन द्विजसत्तमाः ॥ १ ॥

| sūta uvāca |
purā kalpe bhagavatā etatkṣetramanuttamam |
rudreṇa brahmaṇe dattaṃ tuṣṭena dvijasattamāḥ || 1 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.75.1 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 (6.1.75.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Suta, Pura, Pur, Kalpa, Bhagavata, Etad, Kshetra, Anuttama, Rudra, Brahman, Brahmana, Datta, Tushta, Dvijasattama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.75.1). 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: “sūta uvāca
  • sūta* -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 1 verb], [nominative single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “purā kalpe bhagavatā etatkṣetramanuttamam
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kalpe -
  • kalpa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kalpa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kalpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kḷp (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • bhagavatā* -
  • bhagavatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kṣetram -
  • kṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • anuttamam -
  • anuttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anuttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anuttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 3: “rudreṇa brahmaṇe dattaṃ tuṣṭena dvijasattamāḥ
  • rudreṇa -
  • rudra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    rudra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • brahmaṇe -
  • brahman (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    brahmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    brahmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • dattam -
  • datta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    datta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dattā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • tuṣṭena -
  • tuṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tuṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √tuś class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √tuś class 1 verb]
  • 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 6.1.75.1

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 6.1.75.1 in Bengali sript:

সূত উবাচ ।
পুরা কল্পে ভগবতা এতত্ক্ষেত্রমনুত্তমম্ ।
রুদ্রেণ ব্রহ্মণে দত্তং তুষ্টেন দ্বিজসত্তমাঃ ॥ ১ ॥

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 6.1.75.1 in Kannada sript:

ಸೂತ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಪುರಾ ಕಲ್ಪೇ ಭಗವತಾ ಏತತ್ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಮನುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ರುದ್ರೇಣ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣೇ ದತ್ತಂ ತುಷ್ಟೇನ ದ್ವಿಜಸತ್ತಮಾಃ ॥ ೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.75.1 in Gujarati sript:

સૂત ઉવાચ ।
પુરા કલ્પે ભગવતા એતત્ક્ષેત્રમનુત્તમમ્ ।
રુદ્રેણ બ્રહ્મણે દત્તં તુષ્ટેન દ્વિજસત્તમાઃ ॥ ૧ ॥

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 6.1.75.1 in Malayalam sript:

സൂത ഉവാച ।
പുരാ കല്പേ ഭഗവതാ ഏതത്ക്ഷേത്രമനുത്തമമ് ।
രുദ്രേണ ബ്രഹ്മണേ ദത്തം തുഷ്ടേന ദ്വിജസത്തമാഃ ॥ ൧ ॥

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