Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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

The Skanda-purana verse (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.


स भक्षयिष्यन्संक्रुद्धः शतक्रतुमुपाद्रवत् ।
महता घोरनादेन लोकाञ्छब्देन छादयन् ॥ २५ ॥

sa bhakṣayiṣyansaṃkruddhaḥ śatakratumupādravat |
mahatā ghoranādena lokāñchabdena chādayan || 25 ||

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

Bhakshayishyat, Sankruddha, Shatakratu, Upa, Mahata, Ghoranada, Loka, Shabda, Chadayat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 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: “sa bhakṣayiṣyansaṃkruddhaḥ śatakratumupādravat
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhakṣayiṣyan -
  • bhakṣ -> bhakṣayiṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √bhakṣ], [vocative single from √bhakṣ]
  • saṅkruddhaḥ -
  • saṅkruddha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śatakratum -
  • śatakratu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śatakratu (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • upā -
  • upā (indeclinable)
    upa (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    upa (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    upa (indeclinable)
    upa (Preverb)
    upā (Preverb)
  • adravat -
  • dru (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “mahatā ghoranādena lokāñchabdena chādayan
  • mahatā* -
  • mahatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mahata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ghoranādena -
  • ghoranāda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ghoranāda (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • lokāñch -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • śabdena -
  • śabda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • chādayan -
  • chad -> chādayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √chad], [vocative single from √chad]
    chādayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]

Other editions:

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

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 in Bengali sript:
স ভক্ষযিষ্যন্সংক্রুদ্ধঃ শতক্রতুমুপাদ্রবত্ ।
মহতা ঘোরনাদেন লোকাঞ্ছব্দেন ছাদযন্ ॥ ২৫ ॥

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 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ಭಕ್ಷಯಿಷ್ಯನ್ಸಂಕ್ರುದ್ಧಃ ಶತಕ್ರತುಮುಪಾದ್ರವತ್ ।
ಮಹತಾ ಘೋರನಾದೇನ ಲೋಕಾಞ್ಛಬ್ದೇನ ಛಾದಯನ್ ॥ ೨೫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse in Gujarati sript:
સ ભક્ષયિષ્યન્સંક્રુદ્ધઃ શતક્રતુમુપાદ્રવત્ ।
મહતા ઘોરનાદેન લોકાઞ્છબ્દેન છાદયન્ ॥ ૨૫ ॥

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 in Malayalam sript:
സ ഭക്ഷയിഷ്യന്സംക്രുദ്ധഃ ശതക്രതുമുപാദ്രവത് ।
മഹതാ ഘോരനാദേന ലോകാഞ്ഛബ്ദേന ഛാദയന് ॥ ൨൫ ॥

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