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.


मुद्गलोऽपि विमानस्थं पुनर्दृष्ट्वा समागतम् ।
मामुह्रदे प्रविश्याथ वारयामास तं तदा ॥ ३३ ॥

mudgalo'pi vimānasthaṃ punardṛṣṭvā samāgatam |
māmuhrade praviśyātha vārayāmāsa taṃ tadā || 33 ||

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:

Read online Buy now! The English translation by G. V. Tagare (2007)

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.

Mudgala, Api, Vimanastha, Punar, Samagata, Asmad, Uhra, Pravishya, Han, Tada,

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: “mudgalo'pi vimānasthaṃ punardṛṣṭvā samāgatam
  • mudgalo' -
  • mudgala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vimānastham -
  • vimānastha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vimānastha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vimānasthā (noun, feminine)
  • punar -
  • punar (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    punar (indeclinable)
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • samāgatam -
  • samāgata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samāgata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samāgatā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “māmuhrade praviśyātha vārayāmāsa taṃ tadā
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • uhra -
  • uhra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • de -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    da (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • praviśyāt -
  • praviśya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    praviśya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ha -
  • ha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    han (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • vārayāmā -
  • vṛ (verb class 0)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative 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:
মুদ্গলোঽপি বিমানস্থং পুনর্দৃষ্ট্বা সমাগতম্ ।
মামুহ্রদে প্রবিশ্যাথ বারযামাস তং তদা ॥ ৩৩ ॥

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:
ಮುದ್ಗಲೋಽಪಿ ವಿಮಾನಸ್ಥಂ ಪುನರ್ದೃಷ್ಟ್ವಾ ಸಮಾಗತಮ್ ।
ಮಾಮುಹ್ರದೇ ಪ್ರವಿಶ್ಯಾಥ ವಾರಯಾಮಾಸ ತಂ ತದಾ ॥ ೩೩ ॥

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:
મુદ્ગલોઽપિ વિમાનસ્થં પુનર્દૃષ્ટ્વા સમાગતમ્ ।
મામુહ્રદે પ્રવિશ્યાથ વારયામાસ તં તદા ॥ ૩૩ ॥

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:
മുദ്ഗലോഽപി വിമാനസ്ഥം പുനര്ദൃഷ്ട്വാ സമാഗതമ് ।
മാമുഹ്രദേ പ്രവിശ്യാഥ വാരയാമാസ തം തദാ ॥ ൩൩ ॥

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