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 anileśvaramuttamam |
tasyottareśānadiksthaṃ dhanuṣāṃ tritaye priye || 1 ||
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liṃgaṃ mahāprabhāvaṃ hi darśanātpāpanāśanam |
vasūnāṃ pañcamo yo'sāvanilaḥ parikīrtitaḥ || 2 ||
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sa cā'rādhya mahādevaṃ pratyakṣīkṛtavānbhavam |
liṃgaṃ pratiṣṭhayāmāsa samyakchraddhāsamanvitaḥ || 3 ||
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evamīśaprabhāvena sutastasyā'pyabhūdbalī |
manojaveti vikhyāto hyavijñātagatistathā || 4 ||
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taṃ dṛṣṭvā vyādhinā martyo pīḍyate na kadācana |
nāndho na badhiro mūko na rogī na ca nirdhanaḥ |
kadācijjāyate martyastena dṛṣṭena bhūtale || 5 ||
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puṣpamekaṃ tu yo dadyāttasya liṃgasya copari |
sukhasaubhāgyasaṃpannaḥ sa sadā rūpavānbhavet || 6 ||
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ityevaṃ kathitaṃ devi māhātmyaṃ pāpanāśanam |
śrutvā'numodya bhāvena sarvakāmaiḥ samṛddhyate || 7 ||
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iti śrīskāṃde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṇḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye 'nileśvaramāhātmyavarṇanaṃnāma navottaraśatata mo'dhyāyaḥ || 109 ||
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Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Chapter 109

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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