Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

876,996 words | ISBN-10: 8170800978 | ISBN-13: 9788170800972

This Sanskrit edition of the Skandapurana. It 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.

[English text for this chapter is available]

īśvara uvāca |
tato gacchenmahādevi tatpūrve vimaleśvaram |
gauryāḥ pūrvaṃ samīpasthaṃ nātidūre vyavasthitam || 1 ||
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gurornairṛtyadigbhāge sthitaṃ pāpapraṇāśanam |
api kṛtvā mahāpāpaṃ nārī vā puruṣo'pi vā || 2 ||
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kṣayābhibhūtadeho vā taṃ samabhyarcya bhaktitaḥ |
sarvaduḥkhāntago bhūtvā nirmalaṃ padamāpnuyāt || 3 ||
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gaṃdharvasenā yatraiva vimalā'bhūtkṣayā nvitā |
vimaleśvaranāmnā vai talliṃgaṃ prathitaṃ kṣitau || 4 ||
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iti te kathitaṃ sarvaṃ vimaleśvarasūcakam |
māhātmyaṃ sarvapāpaghnaṃ turīyaṃ bhavasundari || 5 ||
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iti śrīskāṃde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṃḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye vimaleśvaramāhātmyavarṇanaṃnāma pañcapañcāśo'dhyāyaḥ || 55 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Chapter 55

Cover of edition (2007)

The Skanda-Purana
by G. V. Tagare (2007)

(23 Volumes) - Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.

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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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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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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Cover of edition (2015)

Shri Skanda purana (Malayalam)
by M.P. Pillai kaniyanthara (2015)

(Condensed/Summary) - Devi Book Stall, Kodungallur

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