Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.259.6 (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 6.1.259.6

नरकं वारयत्येतत्सेवितं नरकापहम् ।
भूतग्रहाश्च सर्वेऽपि यास्यंति विलयं ध्रुवम् ॥ ६ ॥

narakaṃ vārayatyetatsevitaṃ narakāpaham |
bhūtagrahāśca sarve'pi yāsyaṃti vilayaṃ dhruvam || 6 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.6 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 (6.1.259.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Naraka, Varayat, Varayati, Etad, Sevita, Apaha, Bhutagraha, Sarva, Api, Yasyat, Yasyanti, Vilaya, Dhruvam, Dhruva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.6). 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: “narakaṃ vārayatyetatsevitaṃ narakāpaham
  • narakam -
  • naraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    naraka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vārayatye -
  • vārayati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vārayati (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vārayati (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vṛ -> vārayat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √vṛ]
    vṛ -> vārayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √vṛ], [vocative dual from √vṛ], [accusative dual from √vṛ], [locative single from √vṛ]
    vṛ (verb class 0)
    [present active third single]
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sevitam -
  • sevita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sevita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sevitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    sīv -> sevita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sev -> sevita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sev class 1 verb]
    sev -> sevita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sev class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sev class 1 verb]
    sīv -> sevita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sīv], [accusative single from √sīv]
  • narakā -
  • naraka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    naraka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • apaham -
  • apaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    apaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    apahā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “bhūtagrahāśca sarve'pi yāsyaṃti vilayaṃ dhruvam
  • bhūtagrahāś -
  • bhūtagraha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sarve' -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • yāsyanti -
  • -> yāsyat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √ class 2 verb]
    -> yāsyantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    (verb class 2)
    [future active third plural]
  • vilayam -
  • vilaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • dhruvam -
  • dhruvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dhruva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhruva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhruvā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.6

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 6.1.259.6 in Bengali sript:
নরকং বারযত্যেতত্সেবিতং নরকাপহম্ ।
ভূতগ্রহাশ্চ সর্বেঽপি যাস্যংতি বিলযং ধ্রুবম্ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 6.1.259.6 in Kannada sript:
ನರಕಂ ವಾರಯತ್ಯೇತತ್ಸೇವಿತಂ ನರಕಾಪಹಮ್ ।
ಭೂತಗ್ರಹಾಶ್ಚ ಸರ್ವೇಽಪಿ ಯಾಸ್ಯಂತಿ ವಿಲಯಂ ಧ್ರುವಮ್ ॥ ೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.259.6 in Gujarati sript:
નરકં વારયત્યેતત્સેવિતં નરકાપહમ્ ।
ભૂતગ્રહાશ્ચ સર્વેઽપિ યાસ્યંતિ વિલયં ધ્રુવમ્ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 6.1.259.6 in Malayalam sript:
നരകം വാരയത്യേതത്സേവിതം നരകാപഹമ് ।
ഭൂതഗ്രഹാശ്ച സര്വേഽപി യാസ്യംതി വിലയം ധ്രുവമ് ॥ ൬ ॥

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