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.


पद्मपत्रेक्षणा रम्या चन्द्रबिम्बसमानना ।
मध्ये क्षामा सुगौरांगी पीनोन्नतपयोधरा ॥ ९२ ॥

padmapatrekṣaṇā ramyā candrabimbasamānanā |
madhye kṣāmā sugaurāṃgī pīnonnatapayodharā || 92 ||

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.

Padmapatra, Ramya, Candrabimba, Samanana, Madhye, Madhya, Kshama, Sugo, Angi, Pinonnata, Payodhara,

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: “padmapatrekṣaṇā ramyā candrabimbasamānanā
  • padmapatre -
  • padmapatra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single], [compound], [vocative single]
    padmapatra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single], [compound], [vocative single]
  • īkṣaṇā -
  • ramyā -
  • ramyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ram -> ramyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ram class 1 verb], [nominative single from √ram]
  • candrabimba -
  • candrabimba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samānanā -
  • samānanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “madhye kṣāmā sugaurāṃgī pīnonnatapayodharā
  • madhye -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • kṣāmā -
  • kṣāmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sugaur -
  • sugo (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • āṅgī -
  • āṅgī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    āṅgi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pīnonnata -
  • pīnonnata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pīnonnata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • payodharā -
  • payodharā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative 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:
পদ্মপত্রেক্ষণা রম্যা চন্দ্রবিম্বসমাননা ।
মধ্যে ক্ষামা সুগৌরাংগী পীনোন্নতপযোধরা ॥ ৯২ ॥

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:
ಪದ್ಮಪತ್ರೇಕ್ಷಣಾ ರಮ್ಯಾ ಚನ್ದ್ರಬಿಮ್ಬಸಮಾನನಾ ।
ಮಧ್ಯೇ ಕ್ಷಾಮಾ ಸುಗೌರಾಂಗೀ ಪೀನೋನ್ನತಪಯೋಧರಾ ॥ ೯೨ ॥

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:
પદ્મપત્રેક્ષણા રમ્યા ચન્દ્રબિમ્બસમાનના ।
મધ્યે ક્ષામા સુગૌરાંગી પીનોન્નતપયોધરા ॥ ૯૨ ॥

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:
പദ്മപത്രേക്ഷണാ രമ്യാ ചന്ദ്രബിമ്ബസമാനനാ ।
മധ്യേ ക്ഷാമാ സുഗൌരാംഗീ പീനോന്നതപയോധരാ ॥ ൯൨ ॥

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