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 7.150.79

अथान्यद्धनुरादाय दृढं भारसहं महत् ।
व्यकर्षत बलात्कर्ण इन्द्रायुधमिवोच्छ्रितम् ॥ ७९ ॥

athānyaddhanurādāya dṛḍhaṃ bhārasahaṃ mahat |
vyakarṣata balātkarṇa indrāyudhamivocchritam || 79 ||

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

...a mighty weapon uplifted (in his hands) like unto the Destroyer himself of all creatures armed with his fierce and fatal club, all the kings there were struck with fear. Terrified...

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

Atha, Ani, Anya, Hanu, Ada, Adaya, Dridha, Bharasaha, Mahat, Vya, Balat, Bala, Karna, Indrayudha, Iva, Ucchrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.150.79). 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: “athānyaddhanurādāya dṛḍhaṃ bhārasahaṃ mahat
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • anya -
  • ani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    anya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an -> anya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √an]
  • addh -
  • ad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • hanur -
  • hanu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    hanu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ādāya -
  • ādāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ādāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āda (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    āda (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • dṛḍham -
  • dṛḍha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dṛḍha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dṛḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bhārasaham -
  • bhārasaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhārasaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhārasahā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • mahat -
  • atimahat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    mahat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “vyakarṣata balātkarṇa indrāyudhamivocchritam
  • vya -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    vya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • akarṣata -
  • kṛṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second plural]
  • balāt -
  • balāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • karṇa* -
  • karṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • indrāyudham -
  • indrāyudha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    indrāyudha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    indrāyudhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ivo -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ucchritam -
  • ucchrita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ucchrita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ucchritā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.150.79

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 7.150.79 in Kannada sript:
ಅಥಾನ್ಯದ್ಧನುರಾದಾಯ ದೃಢಂ ಭಾರಸಹಂ ಮಹತ್ ।
ವ್ಯಕರ್ಷತ ಬಲಾತ್ಕರ್ಣ ಇನ್ದ್ರಾಯುಧಮಿವೋಚ್ಛ್ರಿತಮ್ ॥ ೭೯ ॥

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 7.150.79 in Bengali sript:
অথান্যদ্ধনুরাদায দৃঢং ভারসহং মহত্ ।
ব্যকর্ষত বলাত্কর্ণ ইন্দ্রাযুধমিবোচ্ছ্রিতম্ ॥ ৭৯ ॥

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 7.150.79 in Gujarati sript:
અથાન્યદ્ધનુરાદાય દૃઢં ભારસહં મહત્ ।
વ્યકર્ષત બલાત્કર્ણ ઇન્દ્રાયુધમિવોચ્છ્રિતમ્ ॥ ૭૯ ॥

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 7.150.79 in Malayalam sript:
അഥാന്യദ്ധനുരാദായ ദൃഢം ഭാരസഹം മഹത് ।
വ്യകര്ഷത ബലാത്കര്ണ ഇന്ദ്രായുധമിവോച്ഛ്രിതമ് ॥ ൭൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 7.150.79 in Telugu sript:
అథాన్యద్ధనురాదాయ దృఢం భారసహం మహత్ ।
వ్యకర్షత బలాత్కర్ణ ఇన్ద్రాయుధమివోచ్ఛ్రితమ్ ॥ ౭౯ ॥

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