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 7.110.6

अहो दुर्मुखमेवैकं युद्धानामविशारदम् ।
प्रावेशयद्धुतवहं पतंगमिव मोहितः ॥ ६ ॥

aho durmukhamevaikaṃ yuddhānāmaviśāradam |
prāveśayaddhutavahaṃ pataṃgamiva mohitaḥ || 6 ||

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

...like two mighty bulls in a cow-pen. Then like two huge elephants striking each other with the points of their tusks, they encountered each other with shafts shot from their bows drawn...

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

Ahan, Durmukha, Eva, Aika, Yuddha, Avi, Sharada, Pravesha, Yat, Yad, Hutavaha, Patanga, Iva, Mohita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.110.6). 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: “aho durmukhamevaikaṃ yuddhānāmaviśāradam
  • aho* -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ahar (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    has (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single]
  • durmukham -
  • durmukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    durmukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • evai -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aikam -
  • aika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aikā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yuddhānām -
  • yuddha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yuddha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    yuddhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    yudh -> yuddha (participle, masculine)
    [genitive plural from √yudh class 1 verb], [genitive plural from √yudh class 4 verb]
    yudh -> yuddha (participle, neuter)
    [genitive plural from √yudh class 1 verb], [genitive plural from √yudh class 4 verb]
    yudh -> yuddhā (participle, feminine)
    [genitive plural from √yudh class 1 verb], [genitive plural from √yudh class 4 verb]
  • avi -
  • avi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    avi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • śāradam -
  • śārada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śārada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śāradā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “prāveśayaddhutavahaṃ pataṃgamiva mohitaḥ
  • prāveśa -
  • prāveśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāveśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yaddh -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • hutavaham -
  • hutavaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • pataṅgam -
  • pataṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pataṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pataṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • mohitaḥ -
  • mohita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    muh -> mohita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √muh]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.110.6

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 7.110.6 in Kannada sript:
ಅಹೋ ದುರ್ಮುಖಮೇವೈಕಂ ಯುದ್ಧಾನಾಮವಿಶಾರದಮ್ ।
ಪ್ರಾವೇಶಯದ್ಧುತವಹಂ ಪತಂಗಮಿವ ಮೋಹಿತಃ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 7.110.6 in Bengali sript:
অহো দুর্মুখমেবৈকং যুদ্ধানামবিশারদম্ ।
প্রাবেশযদ্ধুতবহং পতংগমিব মোহিতঃ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 7.110.6 in Gujarati sript:
અહો દુર્મુખમેવૈકં યુદ્ધાનામવિશારદમ્ ।
પ્રાવેશયદ્ધુતવહં પતંગમિવ મોહિતઃ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 7.110.6 in Malayalam sript:
അഹോ ദുര്മുഖമേവൈകം യുദ്ധാനാമവിശാരദമ് ।
പ്രാവേശയദ്ധുതവഹം പതംഗമിവ മോഹിതഃ ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 7.110.6 in Telugu sript:
అహో దుర్ముఖమేవైకం యుద్ధానామవిశారదమ్ ।
ప్రావేశయద్ధుతవహం పతంగమివ మోహితః ॥ ౬ ॥

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