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 7.91.46

तत्पातितशिरोबाहुकबन्धं भीमदर्शनम् ।
द्विरदं जलसंधस्य रुधिरेणाभ्यषिञ्चत ॥ ४६ ॥

tatpātitaśirobāhukabandhaṃ bhīmadarśanam |
dviradaṃ jalasaṃdhasya rudhireṇābhyaṣiñcata || 46 ||

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

...though destitute of wings, still resemble the winged tenants of the air. It seems also with elephants adorned whose cheeks flow with juicy secretions. What can it, therefore, be but...

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

Tat, Tad, Patita, Shira, Shiras, Bahuka, Bandha, Bhimadarshana, Dvirada, Jalasandha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.91.46). 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: “tatpātitaśirobāhukabandhaṃ bhīmadarśanam
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pātita -
  • pātita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pātita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pat -> pātita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √pat]
    pat -> pātita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √pat]
    pat -> pātita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √pat]
    pat -> pātita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √pat]
  • śiro -
  • śiras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bāhuka -
  • bāhuka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bāhuka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bandham -
  • bandha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
    bandh -> bandham (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bandh]
  • bhīmadarśanam -
  • bhīmadarśana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhīmadarśana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhīmadarśanā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “dviradaṃ jalasaṃdhasya rudhireṇābhyaṣiñcata
  • dviradam -
  • dvirada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvirada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dviradā (noun, feminine)
  • jalasandhasya -
  • jalasandha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    jalasandha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • Cannot analyse rudhireṇābhyaṣiñcata

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.91.46

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 7.91.46 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ಪಾತಿತಶಿರೋಬಾಹುಕಬನ್ಧಂ ಭೀಮದರ್ಶನಮ್ ।
ದ್ವಿರದಂ ಜಲಸಂಧಸ್ಯ ರುಧಿರೇಣಾಭ್ಯಷಿಞ್ಚತ ॥ ೪೬ ॥

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 7.91.46 in Bengali sript:
তত্পাতিতশিরোবাহুকবন্ধং ভীমদর্শনম্ ।
দ্বিরদং জলসংধস্য রুধিরেণাভ্যষিঞ্চত ॥ ৪৬ ॥

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 7.91.46 in Gujarati sript:
તત્પાતિતશિરોબાહુકબન્ધં ભીમદર્શનમ્ ।
દ્વિરદં જલસંધસ્ય રુધિરેણાભ્યષિઞ્ચત ॥ ૪૬ ॥

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 7.91.46 in Malayalam sript:
തത്പാതിതശിരോബാഹുകബന്ധം ഭീമദര്ശനമ് ।
ദ്വിരദം ജലസംധസ്യ രുധിരേണാഭ്യഷിഞ്ചത ॥ ൪൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 7.91.46 in Telugu sript:
తత్పాతితశిరోబాహుకబన్ధం భీమదర్శనమ్ ।
ద్విరదం జలసంధస్య రుధిరేణాభ్యషిఞ్చత ॥ ౪౬ ॥

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