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 7.129.16

ततः सैन्येषु राजेन्द्र शब्दः समभवन्महान् ।
भेरीशब्देन महता मृदङ्गानां स्वनेन च ॥ १६ ॥

tataḥ sainyeṣu rājendra śabdaḥ samabhavanmahān |
bherīśabdena mahatā mṛdaṅgānāṃ svanena ca || 16 ||

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...have your permission in this. "Dhritarashtra said, 'After the ruler of the Sindhus had been slain in battle by Savyasacin and after the fall of Bhurisravas, what became 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 (7.129.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Sainya, Rajendra, Shabda, Sama, Bhavat, Bhavant, Maha, Mahat, Bherishabda, Mahata, Mridanga, Svana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.129.16). 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: “tataḥ sainyeṣu rājendra śabdaḥ samabhavanmahān
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • sainyeṣu -
  • sainya (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sainya (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • rājendra -
  • rājendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śabdaḥ -
  • śabda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sama -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhavan -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mahān -
  • maha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    mahat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “bherīśabdena mahatā mṛdaṅgānāṃ svanena ca
  • bherīśabdena -
  • bherīśabda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    bherīśabda (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mahatā* -
  • mahatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mahata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • mṛdaṅgānām -
  • mṛdaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • svanena -
  • svana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    svana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.129.16

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 7.129.16 in Kannada sript:
ತತಃ ಸೈನ್ಯೇಷು ರಾಜೇನ್ದ್ರ ಶಬ್ದಃ ಸಮಭವನ್ಮಹಾನ್ ।
ಭೇರೀಶಬ್ದೇನ ಮಹತಾ ಮೃದಙ್ಗಾನಾಂ ಸ್ವನೇನ ಚ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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 7.129.16 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ সৈন্যেষু রাজেন্দ্র শব্দঃ সমভবন্মহান্ ।
ভেরীশব্দেন মহতা মৃদঙ্গানাং স্বনেন চ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 7.129.16 in Gujarati sript:
તતઃ સૈન્યેષુ રાજેન્દ્ર શબ્દઃ સમભવન્મહાન્ ।
ભેરીશબ્દેન મહતા મૃદઙ્ગાનાં સ્વનેન ચ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 7.129.16 in Malayalam sript:
തതഃ സൈന്യേഷു രാജേന്ദ്ര ശബ്ദഃ സമഭവന്മഹാന് ।
ഭേരീശബ്ദേന മഹതാ മൃദങ്ഗാനാം സ്വനേന ച ॥ ൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 7.129.16 in Telugu sript:
తతః సైన్యేషు రాజేన్ద్ర శబ్దః సమభవన్మహాన్ ।
భేరీశబ్దేన మహతా మృదఙ్గానాం స్వనేన చ ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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