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.


आग्नीध्रश्च भरद्वाजो होता पाराशरस्तथा ।
तथैव तत्र क्षेत्रे च उद्गाता गोभिलो मुनिः ॥ ३५ ॥

āgnīdhraśca bharadvājo hotā pārāśarastathā |
tathaiva tatra kṣetre ca udgātā gobhilo muniḥ || 35 ||

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.

Agnidhra, Bharadvaja, Hotri, Hota, Parashara, Tatha, Tatra, Kshetra, Udgata, Gobhila, Muni,

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: “āgnīdhraśca bharadvājo hotā pārāśarastathā
  • āgnīdhraś -
  • āgnīdhra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bharadvājo* -
  • bharadvāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hotā -
  • hotṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    hotā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    hu (verb class 3)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • pārāśaras -
  • pārāśara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tathaiva tatra kṣetre ca udgātā gobhilo muniḥ
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • kṣetre -
  • kṣetra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ca*u -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ud -
  • udgātā* -
  • udgātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • gobhilo* -
  • gobhila (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • muniḥ -
  • muni (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:
আগ্নীধ্রশ্চ ভরদ্বাজো হোতা পারাশরস্তথা ।
তথৈব তত্র ক্ষেত্রে চ উদ্গাতা গোভিলো মুনিঃ ॥ ৩৫ ॥

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:
ಆಗ್ನೀಧ್ರಶ್ಚ ಭರದ್ವಾಜೋ ಹೋತಾ ಪಾರಾಶರಸ್ತಥಾ ।
ತಥೈವ ತತ್ರ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರೇ ಚ ಉದ್ಗಾತಾ ಗೋಭಿಲೋ ಮುನಿಃ ॥ ೩೫ ॥

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:
આગ્નીધ્રશ્ચ ભરદ્વાજો હોતા પારાશરસ્તથા ।
તથૈવ તત્ર ક્ષેત્રે ચ ઉદ્ગાતા ગોભિલો મુનિઃ ॥ ૩૫ ॥

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:
ആഗ്നീധ്രശ്ച ഭരദ്വാജോ ഹോതാ പാരാശരസ്തഥാ ।
തഥൈവ തത്ര ക്ഷേത്രേ ച ഉദ്ഗാതാ ഗോഭിലോ മുനിഃ ॥ ൩൫ ॥

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