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 7.122.1

धृतराष्ट्र उवाच ।
तस्मिन्विनिहते वीरे सैन्धवे सव्यसाचिना ।
मामका यदकुर्वन्त तन्ममाचक्ष्व संजय ॥ १ ॥

dhṛtarāṣṭra uvāca |
tasminvinihate vīre saindhave savyasācinā |
māmakā yadakurvanta tanmamācakṣva saṃjaya || 1 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...speedily dispersing at dawn of day the darkness of night by means of his rays. Then the puissant Arjuna, with those blazing shafts of his, sucked the lives of your warriors like the...

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

Dhritarashtra, Tad, Vinihata, Vira, Saindhava, Savyasacin, Savyasaci, Mamaka, Yat, Yad, Aca, Sanjaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.122.1). 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: “dhṛtarāṣṭra uvāca
  • dhṛtarāṣṭra* -
  • dhṛtarāṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “tasminvinihate vīre saindhave savyasācinā
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • vinihate -
  • vinihata (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vinihata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vinihatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vīre -
  • vīra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vīra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vīrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • saindhave -
  • saindhava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saindhava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • savyasācinā -
  • savyasācin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    savyasācin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    savyasācī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 3: “māmakā yadakurvanta tanmamācakṣva saṃjaya
  • māmakā* -
  • māmaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    māmakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    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]
  • akurvan -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
  • tanmam -
  • tanman (noun, neuter)
  • āca -
  • āca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ac (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • kṣva -
  • sañjaya -
  • sañjaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sañjaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.122.1

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 7.122.1 in Kannada sript:
ಧೃತರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ತಸ್ಮಿನ್ವಿನಿಹತೇ ವೀರೇ ಸೈನ್ಧವೇ ಸವ್ಯಸಾಚಿನಾ ।
ಮಾಮಕಾ ಯದಕುರ್ವನ್ತ ತನ್ಮಮಾಚಕ್ಷ್ವ ಸಂಜಯ ॥ ೧ ॥

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 7.122.1 in Bengali sript:
ধৃতরাষ্ট্র উবাচ ।
তস্মিন্বিনিহতে বীরে সৈন্ধবে সব্যসাচিনা ।
মামকা যদকুর্বন্ত তন্মমাচক্ষ্ব সংজয ॥ ১ ॥

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 7.122.1 in Gujarati sript:
ધૃતરાષ્ટ્ર ઉવાચ ।
તસ્મિન્વિનિહતે વીરે સૈન્ધવે સવ્યસાચિના ।
મામકા યદકુર્વન્ત તન્મમાચક્ષ્વ સંજય ॥ ૧ ॥

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 7.122.1 in Malayalam sript:
ധൃതരാഷ്ട്ര ഉവാച ।
തസ്മിന്വിനിഹതേ വീരേ സൈന്ധവേ സവ്യസാചിനാ ।
മാമകാ യദകുര്വന്ത തന്മമാചക്ഷ്വ സംജയ ॥ ൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 7.122.1 in Telugu sript:
ధృతరాష్ట్ర ఉవాచ ।
తస్మిన్వినిహతే వీరే సైన్ధవే సవ్యసాచినా ।
మామకా యదకుర్వన్త తన్మమాచక్ష్వ సంజయ ॥ ౧ ॥

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