Sanskrit Shlokas

Shlokas are verses in poetic form. They are  composed in a specific way, having a specific number of lines, with specific number of words per line.

Usually they are made of quarter-verses of 8 syllables each, or of two half-verses of 16 syllables each.

In this Sanskrit Shlokas section you will be able to read and learn various Sanskrit Shlokas. 

Sanskrit Shlokas

List of Guru Shlokas in Sanskrit. | श्लोकः - गुरु | गुरु पर संस्कृत श्लोक.

Goddess Durga shlokas in Sanskrit with translation in English and Hindi | देवी दुर्गा के श्लोक संस्कृत में अंग्रेजी और हिंदी अनुवाद के साथ | दुर्गादेव्याः संस्कृते श्लोकाः

General Sanskrit Shlokas with transliteration, translation in English and Hindi | सामान्य संस्कृत श्लोक | संस्कृत श्लोकाः

Other Interesting Sections

Grammar: This section has  topics or sub-sections for learners interested in understanding and learning Sanskrit Grammar. Most of the posts have been created such that they are simple and easy to understand. The sequence to be followed for quick grasping of the Sanskrit Grammar concepts is also given on the Grammar page.

Composition: This section has many interesting topics or sub-sections like Sanskrit Essays, Proverbs, Axioms and Hymns & Chants. All of these sub-sections have a lot of content which is useful for school students as well as newbie Sanskrit learners. Apart from the content in Sanskrit, Transliteration, meaning in English and Hindi is also given for better understanding and learning.

Vocabulary: When we take up the task of learning a new language either out of interest for that language or for some other reason, we tend to look for options to learn the basics first. This section has posts divided in various topics which help to develop one’s vocabulary in Sanskrit. A list of many such topics is mentioned in the list below.


Sanskrit Grammar


Sanskrit composition


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