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.


अत्र कुण्डे मदीये तु मां संपूज्य तटस्थितम् ॥ ।
सर्वलोकहितार्थाय संप्राप्ते प्रतिपद्दिने ॥ ५९ ॥

atra kuṇḍe madīye tu māṃ saṃpūjya taṭasthitam || |
sarvalokahitārthāya saṃprāpte pratipaddine || 59 ||

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.

Atra, Kunda, Kundi, Madiya, Asmad, Sampujya, Tatasthita, Sarvalokahita, Artha, Samprapta, Samprapti, Pratipad, Dina,

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: “atra kuṇḍe madīye tu māṃ saṃpūjya taṭasthitam
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kuṇḍe -
  • kuṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    kuṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kuṇḍā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kuṇḍi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    kuṇḍ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • madīye -
  • madīya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madīya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madīyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • sampūjya -
  • sampūjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sampūjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • taṭasthitam -
  • taṭasthita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    taṭasthita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    taṭasthitā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “sarvalokahitārthāya saṃprāpte pratipaddine
  • sarvalokahitā -
  • sarvalokahita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvalokahita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arthāya -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • samprāpte -
  • samprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    samprāpta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    samprāptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    samprāpti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    samprāpti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • pratipad -
  • pratipad (indeclinable)
    pratipad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • dine -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dinā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

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:
অত্র কুণ্ডে মদীযে তু মাং সংপূজ্য তটস্থিতম্ ॥ ।
সর্বলোকহিতার্থায সংপ্রাপ্তে প্রতিপদ্দিনে ॥ ৫৯ ॥

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:
ಅತ್ರ ಕುಣ್ಡೇ ಮದೀಯೇ ತು ಮಾಂ ಸಂಪೂಜ್ಯ ತಟಸ್ಥಿತಮ್ ॥ ।
ಸರ್ವಲೋಕಹಿತಾರ್ಥಾಯ ಸಂಪ್ರಾಪ್ತೇ ಪ್ರತಿಪದ್ದಿನೇ ॥ ೫೯ ॥

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:
અત્ર કુણ્ડે મદીયે તુ માં સંપૂજ્ય તટસ્થિતમ્ ॥ ।
સર્વલોકહિતાર્થાય સંપ્રાપ્તે પ્રતિપદ્દિને ॥ ૫૯ ॥

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:
അത്ര കുണ്ഡേ മദീയേ തു മാം സംപൂജ്യ തടസ്ഥിതമ് ॥ ।
സര്വലോകഹിതാര്ഥായ സംപ്രാപ്തേ പ്രതിപദ്ദിനേ ॥ ൫൯ ॥

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