Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 6.1.264.5 (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 6.1.264.5

ततो देवा महेन्द्राद्यास्तारकत्रासविद्रुताः ।
स्तुवन्तः शंकरं सर्वे तारकस्य जिघृक्षया ॥ ५ ॥

tato devā mahendrādyāstārakatrāsavidrutāḥ |
stuvantaḥ śaṃkaraṃ sarve tārakasya jighṛkṣayā || 5 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 6.1.264.5 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 (6.1.264.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Deva, Mahendra, Taraka, Trasa, Vidruta, Stuvat, Shankara, Sarva, Jighriksha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 6.1.264.5). 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: “tato devā mahendrādyāstārakatrāsavidrutāḥ
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • devā* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahendrād -
  • mahendra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yās -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tāraka -
  • tāraka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tāraka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • trāsa -
  • trāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidrutāḥ -
  • vidruta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vidrutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “stuvantaḥ śaṃkaraṃ sarve tārakasya jighṛkṣayā
  • stuvantaḥ -
  • stuvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    stu -> stuvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √stu class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √stu class 2 verb]
  • śaṅkaram -
  • śaṅkara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaṅkara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaṅkarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • 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]
  • tārakasya -
  • tāraka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tāraka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • jighṛkṣayā -
  • jighṛkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 6.1.264.5

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 6.1.264.5 in Bengali sript:
ততো দেবা মহেন্দ্রাদ্যাস্তারকত্রাসবিদ্রুতাঃ ।
স্তুবন্তঃ শংকরং সর্বে তারকস্য জিঘৃক্ষযা ॥ 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 6.1.264.5 in Kannada sript:
ತತೋ ದೇವಾ ಮಹೇನ್ದ್ರಾದ್ಯಾಸ್ತಾರಕತ್ರಾಸವಿದ್ರುತಾಃ ।
ಸ್ತುವನ್ತಃ ಶಂಕರಂ ಸರ್ವೇ ತಾರಕಸ್ಯ ಜಿಘೃಕ್ಷಯಾ ॥ ೫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 6.1.264.5 in Gujarati sript:
તતો દેવા મહેન્દ્રાદ્યાસ્તારકત્રાસવિદ્રુતાઃ ।
સ્તુવન્તઃ શંકરં સર્વે તારકસ્ય જિઘૃક્ષયા ॥ 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 6.1.264.5 in Malayalam sript:
തതോ ദേവാ മഹേന്ദ്രാദ്യാസ്താരകത്രാസവിദ്രുതാഃ ।
സ്തുവന്തഃ ശംകരം സര്വേ താരകസ്യ ജിഘൃക്ഷയാ ॥ ൫ ॥

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