Mahabharata [sanskrit]

699,462 words | ISBN-10: 812150094X | ISBN-13: 9788121500944

The Sanskrit edition of the Mahabharata, one of the largest epic poems ever written, consisting of 100,000 metrical verses. Consisting of 18 books, the Mahabharata details the history and legends concerning ancient India (Bharata), including a major battle campaign involving the Kauravas and the Pandavas, also known as the Kurukshetra War. This portion also contains the Bhagavad-Gita. Alternative titles: Mahābhārata (महाभारत).

Verse 7.36.3

पुराभिमन्युर्लक्ष्यं नः पश्यतां हन्ति वीर्यवान् ।
तमाद्रवत मा भैष्ट क्षिप्रं रक्षत कौरवम् ॥ ३ ॥

purābhimanyurlakṣyaṃ naḥ paśyatāṃ hanti vīryavān |
tamādravata mā bhaiṣṭa kṣipraṃ rakṣata kauravam || 3 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...musical instruments and applauded the son of Subhadra [for his heroism].'" "Sanjaya said, 'Then the younger brother of Karna, uttering loud roars, bow in hand, and repeatedly...

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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 (7.36.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pura, Pur, Abhimanyu, Lakshya, Asmad, Pashyat, Pashyata, Viryavat, Tama, Ravata, Mas, Kshipram, Kshipra, Kaurava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.36.3). 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: “purābhimanyurlakṣyaṃ naḥ paśyatāṃ hanti vīryavān
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pura (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pura (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pur (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • abhimanyur -
  • abhimanyu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • lakṣyam -
  • lakṣya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lakṣya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lakṣyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    lakṣ -> lakṣya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √lakṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √lakṣ class 10 verb]
    lakṣ -> lakṣya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √lakṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √lakṣ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √lakṣ class 10 verb], [accusative single from √lakṣ class 10 verb]
  • naḥ -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • paśyatām -
  • paśyat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    paśyat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    paśyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    paś (verb class 10)
    [imperative passive third single]
  • hanti -
  • hanti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    han (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • vīryavān -
  • vīryavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tamādravata bhaiṣṭa kṣipraṃ rakṣata kauravam
  • tamād -
  • tama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    tama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ravata -
  • ravata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ru (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • mā* -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mās (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhaiṣṭa -
  • bhī (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active second plural]
    bhī (verb class 10)
    [injunctive active second plural]
    bhī (verb class 3)
    [injunctive active second plural]
  • kṣipram -
  • kṣipram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṣipra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣipra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣiprā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • rakṣata -
  • rakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • kauravam -
  • kaurava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kaurava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.36.3

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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Cover of edition (2003)

The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)

ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;

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Preview of verse 7.36.3 in Kannada sript:
ಪುರಾಭಿಮನ್ಯುರ್ಲಕ್ಷ್ಯಂ ನಃ ಪಶ್ಯತಾಂ ಹನ್ತಿ ವೀರ್ಯವಾನ್ ।
ತಮಾದ್ರವತ ಮಾ ಭೈಷ್ಟ ಕ್ಷಿಪ್ರಂ ರಕ್ಷತ ಕೌರವಮ್ ॥ ೩ ॥

Cover of edition (2008)

The Complete Mahabharata (9 volumes)
by M. N. Dutt (2008)

6415 pages; Sanskrit Text with English Translation; [Edited By: Dr. Ishwar Chandra Sharma & Dr. O.N. Bimali] [Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.]

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Cover of edition (2017)

Mahabharata (Hindi Translation, Six Volumes)
by Sahityacharya Pandit Ramnarayandutt Shastri Pandey "Ram" (2017)

7350 pages; [महाभारत] [Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur] 44 Color and Black/white illustrations.

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Cover of Bengali edition

The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)

3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]

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Preview of verse 7.36.3 in Bengali sript:
পুরাভিমন্যুর্লক্ষ্যং নঃ পশ্যতাং হন্তি বীর্যবান্ ।
তমাদ্রবত মা ভৈষ্ট ক্ষিপ্রং রক্ষত কৌরবম্ ॥ ৩ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)

14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]

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Preview of verse 7.36.3 in Gujarati sript:
પુરાભિમન્યુર્લક્ષ્યં નઃ પશ્યતાં હન્તિ વીર્યવાન્ ।
તમાદ્રવત મા ભૈષ્ટ ક્ષિપ્રં રક્ષત કૌરવમ્ ॥ ૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

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Preview of verse 7.36.3 in Malayalam sript:
പുരാഭിമന്യുര്ലക്ഷ്യം നഃ പശ്യതാം ഹന്തി വീര്യവാന് ।
തമാദ്രവത മാ ഭൈഷ്ട ക്ഷിപ്രം രക്ഷത കൌരവമ് ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Mahabharata in Telugu (7 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)

7248pages

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Preview of verse 7.36.3 in Telugu sript:
పురాభిమన్యుర్లక్ష్యం నః పశ్యతాం హన్తి వీర్యవాన్ ।
తమాద్రవత మా భైష్ట క్షిప్రం రక్షత కౌరవమ్ ॥ ౩ ॥

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