Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 7.1.78.8 (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 7.1.78.8

एवं देवि तवाख्यातं माहात्म्यं वह्निदैवतम् ।
श्रुतं पापहरं नृणां सर्वकामफलप्रदम् ॥ ८ ॥

evaṃ devi tavākhyātaṃ māhātmyaṃ vahnidaivatam |
śrutaṃ pāpaharaṃ nṛṇāṃ sarvakāmaphalapradam || 8 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 7.1.78.8 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 (7.1.78.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Devi, Devin, Yushmad, Akhyata, Mahatmya, Vahnidaivata, Shrut, Shruta, Papahara, Nri, Sarvakama, Phalaprada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 7.1.78.8). 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 devi tavākhyātaṃ māhātmyaṃ vahnidaivatam
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • devi -
  • devī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    devin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    devin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tavā -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
  • akhyātam -
  • akhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    akhyāta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    akhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    khyā (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second dual]
  • māhātmyam -
  • māhātmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vahnidaivatam -
  • vahnidaivata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vahnidaivata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vahnidaivatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “śrutaṃ pāpaharaṃ nṛṇāṃ sarvakāmaphalapradam
  • śrutam -
  • śruta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śruta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śrut (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śru -> śruta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru -> śruta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
  • pāpaharam -
  • pāpahara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pāpahara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pāpaharā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • nṛṇām -
  • nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • sarvakāma -
  • sarvakāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvakāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalapradam -
  • phalaprada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    phalaprada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    phalapradā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 7.1.78.8

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 7.1.78.8 in Bengali sript:
এবং দেবি তবাখ্যাতং মাহাত্ম্যং বহ্নিদৈবতম্ ।
শ্রুতং পাপহরং নৃণাং সর্বকামফলপ্রদম্ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 7.1.78.8 in Kannada sript:
ಏವಂ ದೇವಿ ತವಾಖ್ಯಾತಂ ಮಾಹಾತ್ಮ್ಯಂ ವಹ್ನಿದೈವತಮ್ ।
ಶ್ರುತಂ ಪಾಪಹರಂ ನೃಣಾಂ ಸರ್ವಕಾಮಫಲಪ್ರದಮ್ ॥ ೮ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 7.1.78.8 in Gujarati sript:
એવં દેવિ તવાખ્યાતં માહાત્મ્યં વહ્નિદૈવતમ્ ।
શ્રુતં પાપહરં નૃણાં સર્વકામફલપ્રદમ્ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 7.1.78.8 in Malayalam sript:
ഏവം ദേവി തവാഖ്യാതം മാഹാത്മ്യം വഹ്നിദൈവതമ് ।
ശ്രുതം പാപഹരം നൃണാം സര്വകാമഫലപ്രദമ് ॥ ൮ ॥

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