Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 7.1.166.55 (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 7.1.166.55

कस्त्वं देवोऽथवा दैत्यो यो मां धर्षितुमागतः ।
न चाहं केनचिच्छक्या स्वधर्माद्देव रोधितुम् ॥ ५५ ॥

kastvaṃ devo'thavā daityo yo māṃ dharṣitumāgataḥ |
na cāhaṃ kenacicchakyā svadharmāddeva rodhitum || 55 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 7.1.166.55 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 (7.1.166.55). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kah, Tva, Yushmad, Deva, Devri, Athava, Daitya, Yah, Asmad, Agata, Aha, Kena, Kim, Cit, Shakya, Svadharma,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kastvaṃ devo'thavā daityo yo māṃ dharṣitumāgataḥ
  • kas -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • devo' -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    devṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • daityo* -
  • daitya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • dharṣitum -
  • dhṛṣ -> dharṣitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dhṛṣ]
    dhṛṣ -> dharṣitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dhṛṣ]
  • āgataḥ -
  • āgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “na cāhaṃ kenacicchakyā svadharmāddeva rodhitum
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • kena -
  • kena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • cicch -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śakyā -
  • śakyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śak -> śakyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √śak class 5 verb]
  • svadharmād -
  • svadharma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • deva -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    div (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • rodhitum -
  • rudh -> rodhitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √rudh]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 7.1.166.55

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 7.1.166.55 in Bengali sript:
কস্ত্বং দেবোঽথবা দৈত্যো যো মাং ধর্ষিতুমাগতঃ ।
ন চাহং কেনচিচ্ছক্যা স্বধর্মাদ্দেব রোধিতুম্ ॥ ৫৫ ॥

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 7.1.166.55 in Kannada sript:
ಕಸ್ತ್ವಂ ದೇವೋಽಥವಾ ದೈತ್ಯೋ ಯೋ ಮಾಂ ಧರ್ಷಿತುಮಾಗತಃ ।
ನ ಚಾಹಂ ಕೇನಚಿಚ್ಛಕ್ಯಾ ಸ್ವಧರ್ಮಾದ್ದೇವ ರೋಧಿತುಮ್ ॥ ೫೫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 7.1.166.55 in Gujarati sript:
કસ્ત્વં દેવોઽથવા દૈત્યો યો માં ધર્ષિતુમાગતઃ ।
ન ચાહં કેનચિચ્છક્યા સ્વધર્માદ્દેવ રોધિતુમ્ ॥ ૫૫ ॥

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 7.1.166.55 in Malayalam sript:
കസ്ത്വം ദേവോഽഥവാ ദൈത്യോ യോ മാം ധര്ഷിതുമാഗതഃ ।
ന ചാഹം കേനചിച്ഛക്യാ സ്വധര്മാദ്ദേവ രോധിതുമ് ॥ ൫൫ ॥

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