Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.259.5 (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.

Verse 6.1.259.5

तल्लिंगं तत्र संस्थाप्य चक्रुस्तां नर्मदां नदीम् ।
तज्जलं नर्मदारूपं ल्लिंगं चामरकण्टकम् ॥ ५ ॥

talliṃgaṃ tatra saṃsthāpya cakrustāṃ narmadāṃ nadīm |
tajjalaṃ narmadārūpaṃ lliṃgaṃ cāmarakaṇṭakam || 5 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.5 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 (6.1.259.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tat, Tad, Linga, Tatra, Samsthapya, Cakru, Narmada, Nadi, Tajja, Arupa, Camara, Kantaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.5). 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: “talliṃgaṃ tatra saṃsthāpya cakrustāṃ narmadāṃ nadīm
  • tal -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • liṅgam -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    liṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • saṃsthāpya -
  • saṃsthāpya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṃsthāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cakrus -
  • cakru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    cakru (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • narmadām -
  • narmadā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • nadīm -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “tajjalaṃ narmadārūpaṃ lliṃgaṃ cāmarakaṇṭakam
  • tajja -
  • tajja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tajja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lam -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • narmadā -
  • narmada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    narmada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    narmadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arūpam -
  • arūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    arūpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    arūpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Cannot analyse lliṅgam*cā
  • cāmara -
  • cāmara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cāmara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kaṇṭakam -
  • kaṇṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.5

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 6.1.259.5 in Bengali sript:
তল্লিংগং তত্র সংস্থাপ্য চক্রুস্তাং নর্মদাং নদীম্ ।
তজ্জলং নর্মদারূপং ল্লিংগং চামরকণ্টকম্ ॥ ৫ ॥

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 6.1.259.5 in Kannada sript:
ತಲ್ಲಿಂಗಂ ತತ್ರ ಸಂಸ್ಥಾಪ್ಯ ಚಕ್ರುಸ್ತಾಂ ನರ್ಮದಾಂ ನದೀಮ್ ।
ತಜ್ಜಲಂ ನರ್ಮದಾರೂಪಂ ಲ್ಲಿಂಗಂ ಚಾಮರಕಣ್ಟಕಮ್ ॥ ೫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Skanda Mahapurana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Ahemdabad (2017)

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.259.5 in Gujarati sript:
તલ્લિંગં તત્ર સંસ્થાપ્ય ચક્રુસ્તાં નર્મદાં નદીમ્ ।
તજ્જલં નર્મદારૂપં લ્લિંગં ચામરકણ્ટકમ્ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 6.1.259.5 in Malayalam sript:
തല്ലിംഗം തത്ര സംസ്ഥാപ്യ ചക്രുസ്താം നര്മദാം നദീമ് ।
തജ്ജലം നര്മദാരൂപം ല്ലിംഗം ചാമരകണ്ടകമ് ॥ ൫ ॥

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