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.


एवं सदाशिवं विद्धि प्रभासे लिंगरूपिणम् ।
योगक्रिया विनिर्मुक्तं मृत्युंजयमनादिमत् ॥ ३० ॥

evaṃ sadāśivaṃ viddhi prabhāse liṃgarūpiṇam |
yogakriyā vinirmuktaṃ mṛtyuṃjayamanādimat || 30 ||

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.

Evam, Eva, Sadashiva, Prabhasa, Lingarupin, Yoga, Kriya, Vinirmukta, Mrityunjaya, Anadimat,

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: “evaṃ sadāśivaṃ viddhi prabhāse liṃgarūpiṇam
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • sadāśivam -
  • sadāśiva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sadāśiva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sadāśivā (noun, feminine)
  • viddhi -
  • viddhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second single]
  • prabhāse -
  • prabhāsa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prabhāsa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    prabhāsā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • liṅgarūpiṇam -
  • liṅgarūpin (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “yogakriyā vinirmuktaṃ mṛtyuṃjayamanādimat
  • yoga -
  • yoga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kriyā* -
  • kriya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [benedictive active second single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [benedictive active second single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [benedictive active second single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [benedictive active second single]
  • vinirmuktam -
  • vinirmukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vinirmukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vinirmuktā (noun, feminine)
  • mṛtyuñjayam -
  • mṛtyuñjaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mṛtyuñjaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mṛtyuñjayā (noun, feminine)
  • anādimat -
  • anādimat (noun, masculine)
    anādimat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative 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:
এবং সদাশিবং বিদ্ধি প্রভাসে লিংগরূপিণম্ ।
যোগক্রিযা বিনির্মুক্তং মৃত্যুংজযমনাদিমত্ ॥ ৩০ ॥

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:
ಏವಂ ಸದಾಶಿವಂ ವಿದ್ಧಿ ಪ್ರಭಾಸೇ ಲಿಂಗರೂಪಿಣಮ್ ।
ಯೋಗಕ್ರಿಯಾ ವಿನಿರ್ಮುಕ್ತಂ ಮೃತ್ಯುಂಜಯಮನಾದಿಮತ್ ॥ ೩೦ ॥

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:
એવં સદાશિવં વિદ્ધિ પ્રભાસે લિંગરૂપિણમ્ ।
યોગક્રિયા વિનિર્મુક્તં મૃત્યુંજયમનાદિમત્ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

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:
ഏവം സദാശിവം വിദ്ധി പ്രഭാസേ ലിംഗരൂപിണമ് ।
യോഗക്രിയാ വിനിര്മുക്തം മൃത്യുംജയമനാദിമത് ॥ ൩൦ ॥

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