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.

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īśvara uvāca |
tato gacchedvarārohe prabhāseśvaramuttamam |
gaurītapovanāddevi paścime samudāhṛtam || 1 ||
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dhanuṣāṃ saptake devi nātidūre vyavasthitam |
sthāpitaṃ tanmahāliṃgaṃ vasūnāmaṣṭamena hi || 2 ||
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prabhāsa iti nāmnā hi śivapūjāratena vai |
sa putrakāmo deveśi prabhāsakṣetramāgataḥ || 3 ||
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pratiṣṭhāpya mahāliṅgaṃ cacāra vipulaṃ tapaḥ |
āgneyamiti vikhyātaṃ divyābdānāṃ śataṃ priye || 4 ||
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tatastasya mahādevi samyakchraddhānvi tasya vai |
tutoṣa bhagavānrudro dadau yanmanasīpsitam || 5 ||
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bṛhaspatestu bhaginī bhuvanā brahmavādinī |
prabhāsasya tu sā bhāryā vasūnāmaṣṭamasya ca || 6 ||
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viśvakarmā sutastasyāḥ sṛṣṭikartā prajāpatiḥ |
devānāṃ takṣako vidvānmanormātāmahaḥ smṛtaḥ || 7 ||
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takṣakaḥ sūryabiṃbasya tejasaḥ śātano mahān |
evaṃ tasyā'bhavatputro vasūnāmaṣṭamasya vai || 8 ||
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prabhāsanāmno deveśi talliṃgārādhanodyataḥ |
iti te kathitaṃ devi prabhāseśvarasūcakam || 9 ||
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māhātmyaṃ sarvapāpaghnaṃ sarvakāmapradaṃ śubham |
yastaṃ pūjayate bhaktyā samyakchraddhāsamanvitaḥ || 10 ||
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bhūmiśāyī nirāhāro japanvai śatarudriyam |
māghe māsi caturdaśyāṃ snātvā sāgarasaṃgame || 11 ||
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paṃcāmṛtena saṃsnāpya pūjayitvā vidhānataḥ || 12 ||
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ya evaṃ kurute devi samyagyātrāmahotsavam |
sa muktaḥ pātakaiḥ sarvaiḥ sarvakāmaiḥ samṛddhyate |
vṛṣastatraiva dātavyaḥ samyagyātrāphalepsubhiḥ || 13 ||
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iti śrīskāṃde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṇḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye prabhāseśvaramāhātmyavarṇanaṃnāma daśottaraśatatamo'dhyāyaḥ || 110 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Chapter 110

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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