Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.259.51 (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 6.1.259.51

चतुष्पादो धर्मरूपो नीलः पंचमुखो हरः ।
यस्य संदर्शनादेव वाजपेयफलं लभेत् ॥ ५१ ॥

catuṣpādo dharmarūpo nīlaḥ paṃcamukho haraḥ |
yasya saṃdarśanādeva vājapeyaphalaṃ labhet || 51 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.51 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 (6.1.259.51). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Catushpada, Catushpad, Dharma, Dharman, Rupa, Nila, Pancamukha, Hara, Haras, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Sandarshana, Eva, Vajapeya, Phala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.51). 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: “catuṣpādo dharmarūpo nīlaḥ paṃcamukho haraḥ
  • catuṣpādo* -
  • catuṣpāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    catuṣpad (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    catuṣpad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dharma -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dharman (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • rūpo* -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nīlaḥ -
  • nīla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pañcamukho* -
  • pañcamukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • haraḥ -
  • haras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    hara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “yasya saṃdarśanādeva vājapeyaphalaṃ labhet
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sandarśanād -
  • sandarśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vājapeya -
  • vājapeya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vājapeya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalam -
  • phala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    phala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    phalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • labhet -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.259.51

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 6.1.259.51 in Bengali sript:
চতুষ্পাদো ধর্মরূপো নীলঃ পংচমুখো হরঃ ।
যস্য সংদর্শনাদেব বাজপেযফলং লভেত্ ॥ ৫১ ॥

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 6.1.259.51 in Kannada sript:
ಚತುಷ್ಪಾದೋ ಧರ್ಮರೂಪೋ ನೀಲಃ ಪಂಚಮುಖೋ ಹರಃ ।
ಯಸ್ಯ ಸಂದರ್ಶನಾದೇವ ವಾಜಪೇಯಫಲಂ ಲಭೇತ್ ॥ ೫೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.259.51 in Gujarati sript:
ચતુષ્પાદો ધર્મરૂપો નીલઃ પંચમુખો હરઃ ।
યસ્ય સંદર્શનાદેવ વાજપેયફલં લભેત્ ॥ ૫૧ ॥

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 6.1.259.51 in Malayalam sript:
ചതുഷ്പാദോ ധര്മരൂപോ നീലഃ പംചമുഖോ ഹരഃ ।
യസ്യ സംദര്ശനാദേവ വാജപേയഫലം ലഭേത് ॥ ൫൧ ॥

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