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 |
tataḥ paścimato gacchennyaṃkumatyāstaṭe śubhe |
dakṣiṇāṃ diśamāśritya sthitaṃ tīrthaṃ mahāprabham || 1 ||
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śaṃkhāvarttamitikhyātaṃ yatra citrāṃkitā śilā |
svayaṃbhūtā mahādevi raktagarbhā suśobhanā || 2 ||
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chinne tvadyāpi tatraiva suraktaṃ saṃpradṛśyate |
viṣṇukṣetraṃ hi tatproktaṃ śaṃkho yatra hataḥ purā || 3 ||
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vedāpahārī deveśi viṣṇunā prabhaviṣṇunā |
kṛtaṃ śakhodakaṃ tīrthaṃ śaṃkhākāraṃ tu dṛśyate || 4 ||
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tatra snātvā naro devi mucyate brahmahatyayā |
sapta janmāni vipratvaṃ śūdrasyāpi prajā yate || 5 ||
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pūrvaṃ tatraiva gatvā ca tato rudragayāṃ vrajet |
godānaṃ tatra deyaṃ tu samyagyātrāphalepsubhiḥ || 6 ||
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iti śrīskānde mahāpurāṇa ekāśītisāhasryāṃ saṃhitāyāṃ saptame prabhāsakhaṇḍe prathame prabhāsakṣetramāhātmye śaṃkhāvarttatīrthamāhātmyavarṇanaṃnāma pañcatriṃśaduttaratriśata tamo'dhyāyaḥ || 335 ||
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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 335

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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