Skanda Purana [sanskrit]

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The Skanda-purana verse 7.2.19.1 (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 7.2.19.1

राजोवाच ।
गृहीत्वा दक्षिणां दैत्यान्महाविष्णुर्जनार्दनः ॥ ।
चकार किं ममाचक्ष्व परं कौतूहलं हि मे ॥ १ ॥

rājovāca |
gṛhītvā dakṣiṇāṃ daityānmahāviṣṇurjanārdanaḥ || |
cakāra kiṃ mamācakṣva paraṃ kautūhalaṃ hi me || 1 ||

The English translation of Skandapurana Verse 7.2.19.1 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 (7.2.19.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Raja, Rajan, Raj, Grihitva, Dakshina, Daitya, Mahavishnu, Janardana, Cakara, Kim, Param, Para, Kautuhala, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Skandapurana Verse 7.2.19.1). 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: “rājovāca
  • rājo -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rājan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    rājā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    rāj (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    rāj (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    rāj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “gṛhītvā dakṣiṇāṃ daityānmahāviṣṇurjanārdanaḥ ||
  • gṛhītvā -
  • gṛhītvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    grah -> gṛhītvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √grah]
  • dakṣiṇām -
  • dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • daityān -
  • daitya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    daitya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mahāviṣṇur -
  • mahāviṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • janārdanaḥ -
  • janārdana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “cakāra kiṃ mamācakṣva paraṃ kautūhalaṃ hi me
  • cakāra -
  • cakāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 5)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    kṝ (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mamāca -
  • mac (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • kṣva -
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kautūhalam -
  • kautūhala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Skandapurana Verse 7.2.19.1

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 7.2.19.1 in Bengali sript:
রাজোবাচ ।
গৃহীত্বা দক্ষিণাং দৈত্যান্মহাবিষ্ণুর্জনার্দনঃ ॥ ।
চকার কিং মমাচক্ষ্ব পরং কৌতূহলং হি মে ॥ ১ ॥

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 7.2.19.1 in Kannada sript:
ರಾಜೋವಾಚ ।
ಗೃಹೀತ್ವಾ ದಕ್ಷಿಣಾಂ ದೈತ್ಯಾನ್ಮಹಾವಿಷ್ಣುರ್ಜನಾರ್ದನಃ ॥ ।
ಚಕಾರ ಕಿಂ ಮಮಾಚಕ್ಷ್ವ ಪರಂ ಕೌತೂಹಲಂ ಹಿ ಮೇ ॥ ೧ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

સ્કંદ મહાપુરાણ: (Condensed/Summary)

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Preview of verse 7.2.19.1 in Gujarati sript:
રાજોવાચ ।
ગૃહીત્વા દક્ષિણાં દૈત્યાન્મહાવિષ્ણુર્જનાર્દનઃ ॥ ।
ચકાર કિં મમાચક્ષ્વ પરં કૌતૂહલં હિ મે ॥ ૧ ॥

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 7.2.19.1 in Malayalam sript:
രാജോവാച ।
ഗൃഹീത്വാ ദക്ഷിണാം ദൈത്യാന്മഹാവിഷ്ണുര്ജനാര്ദനഃ ॥ ।
ചകാര കിം മമാചക്ഷ്വ പരം കൌതൂഹലം ഹി മേ ॥ ൧ ॥

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