Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.97.12 (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 6.1.97.12

विचित्रार्थाः कथाः श्रुत्वा देवर्षीणां मुखाच्च्युताः ।
स्वयं च कीर्तयित्वाथ प्रयाति निजमंदिरम् ॥ १२ ॥

vicitrārthāḥ kathāḥ śrutvā devarṣīṇāṃ mukhāccyutāḥ |
svayaṃ ca kīrtayitvātha prayāti nijamaṃdiram || 12 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.97.12 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 (6.1.97.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vicitra, Artha, Katha, Devarshi, Mukha, Cyuta, Svayam, Atha, Prayati, Nija,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.97.12). 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.

  • Line1: “vicitrārthāḥ kathāḥ śrutvā devarṣīṇāṃ mukhāccyutāḥ
  • vicitrā -
  • vicitra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vicitra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vicitrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arthāḥ -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • kathāḥ -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • devarṣīṇām -
  • devarṣi (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • mukhāc -
  • mukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    mukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • cyutāḥ -
  • cyuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    cyutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line2: “svayaṃ ca kīrtayitvātha prayāti nijamaṃdiram
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kīrtayitvā -
  • kīrt -> kīrtayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kīrt]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • prayāti -
  • prayāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prayāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prayāti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nijam -
  • nija (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nija (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nijā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • andi -
  • ad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ram -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.97.12

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 6.1.97.12 in Bengali sript:
বিচিত্রার্থাঃ কথাঃ শ্রুত্বা দেবর্ষীণাং মুখাচ্চ্যুতাঃ ।
স্বযং চ কীর্তযিত্বাথ প্রযাতি নিজমংদিরম্ ॥ ১২ ॥

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 6.1.97.12 in Kannada sript:
ವಿಚಿತ್ರಾರ್ಥಾಃ ಕಥಾಃ ಶ್ರುತ್ವಾ ದೇವರ್ಷೀಣಾಂ ಮುಖಾಚ್ಚ್ಯುತಾಃ ।
ಸ್ವಯಂ ಚ ಕೀರ್ತಯಿತ್ವಾಥ ಪ್ರಯಾತಿ ನಿಜಮಂದಿರಮ್ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.97.12 in Gujarati sript:
વિચિત્રાર્થાઃ કથાઃ શ્રુત્વા દેવર્ષીણાં મુખાચ્ચ્યુતાઃ ।
સ્વયં ચ કીર્તયિત્વાથ પ્રયાતિ નિજમંદિરમ્ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 6.1.97.12 in Malayalam sript:
വിചിത്രാര്ഥാഃ കഥാഃ ശ്രുത്വാ ദേവര്ഷീണാം മുഖാച്ച്യുതാഃ ।
സ്വയം ച കീര്തയിത്വാഥ പ്രയാതി നിജമംദിരമ് ॥ ൧൨ ॥

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