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.


ततो दानानि सप्तैव तेषामग्रे प्रयच्छत ।
कुलपर्वतसंज्ञानि सर्वपापहराणि च ॥ ४२९ ॥

tato dānāni saptaiva teṣāmagre prayacchata |
kulaparvatasaṃjñāni sarvapāpaharāṇi ca || 429 ||

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:

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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 ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Dana, Sapta, Saptan, Agre, Agra, Agri, Prayat, Shata, Kulaparvata, Sanjna, Sanjnani, Sarvapapahara,

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: “tato dānāni saptaiva teṣāmagre prayacchata
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (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]
  • dānāni -
  • dāna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    dān (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
  • saptai -
  • sapta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sapta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    saptan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sap -> sapta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
    sap -> sapta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
    sap -> saptā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √sap class 1 verb]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • teṣām -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • agre -
  • agre (indeclinable)
    agra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    agra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    agrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    agri (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • prayacch -
  • pre -> prayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pre class 2 verb], [vocative single from √pre class 2 verb], [accusative single from √pre class 2 verb]
  • śata -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “kulaparvatasaṃjñāni sarvapāpaharāṇi ca
  • kulaparvata -
  • kulaparvata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sañjñāni -
  • sañjñānī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sañjña (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarvapāpaharāṇi -
  • sarvapāpahara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print 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:
ততো দানানি সপ্তৈব তেষামগ্রে প্রযচ্ছত ।
কুলপর্বতসংজ্ঞানি সর্বপাপহরাণি চ ॥ ৪২৯ ॥

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:
ತತೋ ದಾನಾನಿ ಸಪ್ತೈವ ತೇಷಾಮಗ್ರೇ ಪ್ರಯಚ್ಛತ ।
ಕುಲಪರ್ವತಸಂಜ್ಞಾನಿ ಸರ್ವಪಾಪಹರಾಣಿ ಚ ॥ ೪೨೯ ॥

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:
તતો દાનાનિ સપ્તૈવ તેષામગ્રે પ્રયચ્છત ।
કુલપર્વતસંજ્ઞાનિ સર્વપાપહરાણિ ચ ॥ ૪૨૯ ॥

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:
തതോ ദാനാനി സപ്തൈവ തേഷാമഗ്രേ പ്രയച്ഛത ।
കുലപര്വതസംജ്ഞാനി സര്വപാപഹരാണി ച ॥ ൪൨൯ ॥

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