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.


राजदौःस्थ्ये समुत्पन्ने राजा भवति धार्मिकः ।
सर्वरोगविनिर्मुक्तः प्रजापालनतत्परः ॥ २२ ॥

rājadauḥsthye samutpanne rājā bhavati dhārmikaḥ |
sarvarogavinirmuktaḥ prajāpālanatatparaḥ || 22 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Rajat, Samutpanna, Raja, Bhavati, Bhavat, Bhavant, Dharmika, Sarvaroga, Vinirmukta, Prajapalana, Tatpara,

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: “rājadauḥsthye samutpanne rājā bhavati dhārmikaḥ
  • rājad -
  • rāj -> rājat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • auḥ -
  • o (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    au (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    au (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    u (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • sthye -
  • samutpanne -
  • samutpanna (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    samutpanna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    samutpannā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • rājā* -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rājā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhavati -
  • bhavatī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • dhārmikaḥ -
  • dhārmika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “sarvarogavinirmuktaḥ prajāpālanatatparaḥ
  • sarvaroga -
  • sarvaroga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvaroga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vinirmuktaḥ -
  • vinirmukta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prajāpālana -
  • prajāpālana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tatparaḥ -
  • tatpara (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

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:
রাজদৌঃস্থ্যে সমুত্পন্নে রাজা ভবতি ধার্মিকঃ ।
সর্বরোগবিনির্মুক্তঃ প্রজাপালনতত্পরঃ ॥ ২২ ॥

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:
ರಾಜದೌಃಸ್ಥ್ಯೇ ಸಮುತ್ಪನ್ನೇ ರಾಜಾ ಭವತಿ ಧಾರ್ಮಿಕಃ ।
ಸರ್ವರೋಗವಿನಿರ್ಮುಕ್ತಃ ಪ್ರಜಾಪಾಲನತತ್ಪರಃ ॥ ೨೨ ॥

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:
રાજદૌઃસ્થ્યે સમુત્પન્ને રાજા ભવતિ ધાર્મિકઃ ।
સર્વરોગવિનિર્મુક્તઃ પ્રજાપાલનતત્પરઃ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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:
രാജദൌഃസ്ഥ്യേ സമുത്പന്നേ രാജാ ഭവതി ധാര്മികഃ ।
സര്വരോഗവിനിര്മുക്തഃ പ്രജാപാലനതത്പരഃ ॥ ൨൨ ॥

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