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.


शब्दब्रह्मगतं शान्तं स शब्दांतगमास्पदम् ।
सर्वातिरिक्त विषयं सर्वध्यानपदे स्थितम् ॥ २१ ॥

śabdabrahmagataṃ śāntaṃ sa śabdāṃtagamāspadam |
sarvātirikta viṣayaṃ sarvadhyānapade sthitam || 21 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Shabdabrahman, Shabdabrahma, Gata, Shanta, Shabda, Gama, Aspada, Saru, Sarva, Atirikta, Vishaya, Sarvadha, Ana, Pada, Padi, Pad, Sthita,

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: “śabdabrahmagataṃ śāntaṃ sa śabdāṃtagamāspadam
  • śabdabrahma -
  • śabdabrahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śabdabrahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śabdabrahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gatam -
  • gat (noun, neuter)
    gata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gatā (noun, feminine)
  • śāntam -
  • śānta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śānta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śāntā (noun, feminine)
    śam -> śānta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śam class 4 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 9 verb]
    śam -> śānta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śam class 4 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 4 verb], [nominative single from √śam class 9 verb], [accusative single from √śam class 9 verb]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śabdān -
  • śabda (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
  • gamā -
  • gama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āspadam -
  • āspada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “sarvātirikta viṣayaṃ sarvadhyānapade sthitam
  • sarvā -
  • sarva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saru (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • atirikta -
  • atirikta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atirikta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣayam -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • sarvadhyā -
  • sarvadhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • āna -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • pade -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    padi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pad (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • sthitam -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sthā class 1 verb]

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:
শব্দব্রহ্মগতং শান্তং স শব্দাংতগমাস্পদম্ ।
সর্বাতিরিক্ত বিষযং সর্বধ্যানপদে স্থিতম্ ॥ ২১ ॥

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:
ಶಬ್ದಬ್ರಹ್ಮಗತಂ ಶಾನ್ತಂ ಸ ಶಬ್ದಾಂತಗಮಾಸ್ಪದಮ್ ।
ಸರ್ವಾತಿರಿಕ್ತ ವಿಷಯಂ ಸರ್ವಧ್ಯಾನಪದೇ ಸ್ಥಿತಮ್ ॥ ೨೧ ॥

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:
શબ્દબ્રહ્મગતં શાન્તં સ શબ્દાંતગમાસ્પદમ્ ।
સર્વાતિરિક્ત વિષયં સર્વધ્યાનપદે સ્થિતમ્ ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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:
ശബ്ദബ്രഹ്മഗതം ശാന്തം സ ശബ്ദാംതഗമാസ്പദമ് ।
സര്വാതിരിക്ത വിഷയം സര്വധ്യാനപദേ സ്ഥിതമ് ॥ ൨൧ ॥

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