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.


विपिने तस्करैः पापैः प्रपीड्येऽहं समंततः ।
यत्किंचिदश्वनागाद्यं मया सह समागतम् ॥ १५ ॥

vipine taskaraiḥ pāpaiḥ prapīḍye'haṃ samaṃtataḥ |
yatkiṃcidaśvanāgādyaṃ mayā saha samāgatam || 15 ||

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.

Vipina, Taskara, Papa, Prapi, Idya, Aha, Asmad, Samantatah, Samantatas, Yat, Yad, Kincid, Kincit, Ashvanaga, Yah, Maya, Saha, Samagata,

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: “vipine taskaraiḥ pāpaiḥ prapīḍye'haṃ samaṃtataḥ
  • vipine -
  • vipina (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • taskaraiḥ -
  • taskara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • pāpaiḥ -
  • pāpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    pāpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • prapī -
  • prapī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prapī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    prapī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • īḍye' -
  • īḍya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    īḍya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    īḍyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    īḍ -> īḍya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √īḍ class 2 verb]
    īḍ -> īḍya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb], [locative single from √īḍ class 2 verb]
    īḍ -> īḍyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √īḍ class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √īḍ class 2 verb]
    īḍ (verb class 2)
    [present passive first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • samantataḥ -
  • samantataḥ (indeclinable)
    samantatas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “yatkiṃcidaśvanāgādyaṃ mayā saha samāgatam
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kiñcid -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kiñcit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kiñcit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kiñcit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • aśvanāgād -
  • aśvanāga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yam -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • samāgatam -
  • samāgata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samāgata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samāgatā (noun, feminine)

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:
বিপিনে তস্করৈঃ পাপৈঃ প্রপীড্যেঽহং সমংততঃ ।
যত্কিংচিদশ্বনাগাদ্যং মযা সহ সমাগতম্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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:
ವಿಪಿನೇ ತಸ್ಕರೈಃ ಪಾಪೈಃ ಪ್ರಪೀಡ್ಯೇಽಹಂ ಸಮಂತತಃ ।
ಯತ್ಕಿಂಚಿದಶ್ವನಾಗಾದ್ಯಂ ಮಯಾ ಸಹ ಸಮಾಗತಮ್ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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:
વિપિને તસ્કરૈઃ પાપૈઃ પ્રપીડ્યેઽહં સમંતતઃ ।
યત્કિંચિદશ્વનાગાદ્યં મયા સહ સમાગતમ્ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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:
വിപിനേ തസ്കരൈഃ പാപൈഃ പ്രപീഡ്യേഽഹം സമംതതഃ ।
യത്കിംചിദശ്വനാഗാദ്യം മയാ സഹ സമാഗതമ് ॥ ൧൫ ॥

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