Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 7.1.16.16 (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 7.1.16.16

इति श्रीस्कांदे महापुराण एकाशीतिसाहस्र्यां संहितायां सप्तमे प्रभासखण्डे प्रथमे प्रभासक्षेत्रमाहात्म्ये अर्कस्थलमाहात्म्ये पातालविवरसुनंदादिमातृगणोत्पत्तिवर्णनंनाम षोडशोऽध्यायः ॥ १६ ॥

iti śrīskāṃde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṇḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye arkasthalamāhātmye pātālavivarasunaṃdādimātṛgaṇotpattivarṇanaṃnāma ṣoḍaśo'dhyāyaḥ || 16 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 7.1.16.16 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 (7.1.16.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Shri, Skanda, Mahapurana, Sahasri, Samhita, Saptama, Prabhasakhanda, Prathama, Prabhasakshetramahatmya, Arkasthala, Ahan, Atmya, Atmi, Patala, Vivara, Sunanda, Ric, Anu, Varnana, Naman, Shodasha, Adhyaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 7.1.16.16). 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: “iti śrīskāṃde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṇḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye arkasthalamāhātmye pātālavivarasunaṃdādimātṛgaṇotpattivarṇanaṃnāma ṣoḍaśo'dhyāyaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • skānde -
  • skānda (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    skānda (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    skāndā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • mahāpurāṇa -
  • mahāpurāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ekāśīti -
  • ekāśīti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sāhasryām -
  • sāhasrī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • saṃhitāyām -
  • saṃhitā (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • saptame -
  • saptama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saptama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • prabhāsakhaṇḍe -
  • prabhāsakhaṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prabhāsakhaṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • prathame -
  • prathama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    prathama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    prathamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye -
  • prabhāsakṣetramāhātmya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • arkasthalam -
  • arkasthala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    arkasthala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āhā -
  • āhan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āhan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ah (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third single]
  • ātmye -
  • ātmya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ātmī (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • pātāla -
  • pātāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pātāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vivara -
  • vivara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sunandād -
  • sunanda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sunanda (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ṛg -
  • ṛc (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • aṇo -
  • aṇu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • utpatti -
  • utpatti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • varṇanaṃ -
  • varṇana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varṇanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ṣoḍaśo' -
  • ṣoḍaśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • adhyāyaḥ -
  • adhyāya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dhyā (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 7.1.16.16

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 7.1.16.16 in Bengali sript:
ইতি শ্রীস্কাংদে মহাপুরাণ একাশীতিসাহস্র্যাং সংহিতাযাং সপ্তমে প্রভাসখণ্ডে প্রথমে প্রভাসক্ষেত্রমাহাত্ম্যে অর্কস্থলমাহাত্ম্যে পাতালবিবরসুনংদাদিমাতৃগণোত্পত্তিবর্ণনংনাম ষোডশোঽধ্যাযঃ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 7.1.16.16 in Kannada sript:
ಇತಿ ಶ್ರೀಸ್ಕಾಂದೇ ಮಹಾಪುರಾಣ ಏಕಾಶೀತಿಸಾಹಸ್ರ್ಯಾಂ ಸಂಹಿತಾಯಾಂ ಸಪ್ತಮೇ ಪ್ರಭಾಸಖಣ್ಡೇ ಪ್ರಥಮೇ ಪ್ರಭಾಸಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯೇ ಅರ್ಕಸ್ಥಲಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯೇ ಪಾತಾಲವಿವರಸುನಂದಾದಿಮಾತೃಗಣೋತ್ಪತ್ತಿವರ್ಣನಂನಾಮ ಷೋಡಶೋಽಧ್ಯಾಯಃ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 7.1.16.16 in Gujarati sript:
ઇતિ શ્રીસ્કાંદે મહાપુરાણ એકાશીતિસાહસ્ર્યાં સંહિતાયાં સપ્તમે પ્રભાસખણ્ડે પ્રથમે પ્રભાસક્ષેત્રમાહાત્મ્યે અર્કસ્થલમાહાત્મ્યે પાતાલવિવરસુનંદાદિમાતૃગણોત્પત્તિવર્ણનંનામ ષોડશોઽધ્યાયઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 7.1.16.16 in Malayalam sript:
ഇതി ശ്രീസ്കാംദേ മഹാപുരാണ ഏകാശീതിസാഹസ്ര്യാം സംഹിതായാം സപ്തമേ പ്രഭാസഖണ്ഡേ പ്രഥമേ പ്രഭാസക്ഷേത്രമാഹാത്മ്യേ അര്കസ്ഥലമാഹാത്മ്യേ പാതാലവിവരസുനംദാദിമാതൃഗണോത്പത്തിവര്ണനംനാമ ഷോഡശോഽധ്യായഃ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

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