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.


चातुर्मास्येऽथ संप्राप्ते सर्वभूतदयाकरः ।
अश्वत्थोऽतः सदा सेव्यो मंदवारे विशेषतः ॥ २५ ॥

cāturmāsye'tha saṃprāpte sarvabhūtadayākaraḥ |
aśvattho'taḥ sadā sevyo maṃdavāre viśeṣataḥ || 25 ||

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.

Caturmasya, Atha, Samprapta, Samprapti, Sarvabhuta, Dayakara, Ashvattha, Atah, Sada, Sad, Sevya, Mandu, Are, Ara, Visheshatah, Visheshatas,

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: “cāturmāsye'tha saṃprāpte sarvabhūtadayākaraḥ
  • cāturmāsye' -
  • cāturmāsya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    cāturmāsya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    cāturmāsyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • 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]
  • sarvabhūta -
  • sarvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dayākaraḥ -
  • dayākara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “aśvattho'taḥ sadā sevyo maṃdavāre viśeṣataḥ
  • aśvattho' -
  • aśvattha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ataḥ -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sevyo* -
  • sevya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sev -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sev class 1 verb]
    sīv -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sīv]
  • mandavā -
  • mandu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    mandu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • āre -
  • āre (indeclinable)
    āra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    āra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ār (verb class 4)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • viśeṣataḥ -
  • viśeṣataḥ (indeclinable)
    viśeṣatas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative 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:
চাতুর্মাস্যেঽথ সংপ্রাপ্তে সর্বভূতদযাকরঃ ।
অশ্বত্থোঽতঃ সদা সেব্যো মংদবারে বিশেষতঃ ॥ ২৫ ॥

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:
ಚಾತುರ್ಮಾಸ್ಯೇಽಥ ಸಂಪ್ರಾಪ್ತೇ ಸರ್ವಭೂತದಯಾಕರಃ ।
ಅಶ್ವತ್ಥೋಽತಃ ಸದಾ ಸೇವ್ಯೋ ಮಂದವಾರೇ ವಿಶೇಷತಃ ॥ ೨೫ ॥

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:
ચાતુર્માસ્યેઽથ સંપ્રાપ્તે સર્વભૂતદયાકરઃ ।
અશ્વત્થોઽતઃ સદા સેવ્યો મંદવારે વિશેષતઃ ॥ ૨૫ ॥

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:
ചാതുര്മാസ്യേഽഥ സംപ്രാപ്തേ സര്വഭൂതദയാകരഃ ।
അശ്വത്ഥോഽതഃ സദാ സേവ്യോ മംദവാരേ വിശേഷതഃ ॥ ൨൫ ॥

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