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 7.140.32

सा हेमचित्रा महती पाण्डवेन प्रवेरिता ।
निर्भिद्य दक्षिणं बाहुं प्राविशद्धरणीतलम् ॥ ३२ ॥

sā hemacitrā mahatī pāṇḍavena praveritā |
nirbhidya dakṣiṇaṃ bāhuṃ prāviśaddharaṇītalam || 32 ||

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

...off both the standard and the bow of Yudhishthira. With great speed, at a time when speed was of the utmost consequence, that best of kings, whose bow had been cut off, took up another...

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

Mahat, Mahati, Pandava, Praverita, Nirbhi, Dakshina, Bahu, Pravishat, Harani, Tala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.140.32). 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: “ hemacitrā mahatī pāṇḍavena praveritā
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • hemacitrā -
  • mahatī -
  • mahatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    mahat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pāṇḍavena -
  • pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pāṇḍava (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • praveritā -
  • praveritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “nirbhidya dakṣiṇaṃ bāhuṃ prāviśaddharaṇītalam
  • nirbhi -
  • nirbhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    nirbhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nirbhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • dya -
  • (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • dakṣiṇam -
  • dakṣiṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dakṣiṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bāhum -
  • bāhu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • prāviśaddh -
  • prāviśat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    prāviśat (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    prāviśat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • haraṇī -
  • haraṇī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    haraṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    haraṇi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • talam -
  • tala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    talā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.140.32

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 7.140.32 in Kannada sript:
ಸಾ ಹೇಮಚಿತ್ರಾ ಮಹತೀ ಪಾಣ್ಡವೇನ ಪ್ರವೇರಿತಾ ।
ನಿರ್ಭಿದ್ಯ ದಕ್ಷಿಣಂ ಬಾಹುಂ ಪ್ರಾವಿಶದ್ಧರಣೀತಲಮ್ ॥ ೩೨ ॥

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 7.140.32 in Bengali sript:
সা হেমচিত্রা মহতী পাণ্ডবেন প্রবেরিতা ।
নির্ভিদ্য দক্ষিণং বাহুং প্রাবিশদ্ধরণীতলম্ ॥ ৩২ ॥

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 7.140.32 in Gujarati sript:
સા હેમચિત્રા મહતી પાણ્ડવેન પ્રવેરિતા ।
નિર્ભિદ્ય દક્ષિણં બાહું પ્રાવિશદ્ધરણીતલમ્ ॥ ૩૨ ॥

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 7.140.32 in Malayalam sript:
സാ ഹേമചിത്രാ മഹതീ പാണ്ഡവേന പ്രവേരിതാ ।
നിര്ഭിദ്യ ദക്ഷിണം ബാഹും പ്രാവിശദ്ധരണീതലമ് ॥ ൩൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 7.140.32 in Telugu sript:
సా హేమచిత్రా మహతీ పాణ్డవేన ప్రవేరితా ।
నిర్భిద్య దక్షిణం బాహుం ప్రావిశద్ధరణీతలమ్ ॥ ౩౨ ॥

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