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).
अस्त्रैरस्त्राणि संवार्य द्विषतां सर्वतोऽर्जुनः ।
सम्यगस्तैः शरैः सर्वान्सहितानहनद्बहून् ॥ ९ ॥
astrairastrāṇi saṃvārya dviṣatāṃ sarvato'rjunaḥ |
samyagastaiḥ śaraiḥ sarvānsahitānahanadbahūn || 9 ||
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...Others, in that vast ocean of battle, filled with rage mangled or cut or pierced or overthrew or lopped off or slew one another with battle-axes and short arrows and hooks and spears and lances. Slain by one another...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (8.14.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “astrairastrāṇi saṃvārya dviṣatāṃ sarvato'rjunaḥ”
- astrair -
astra (noun, neuter)[instrumental plural]
- astrāṇi -
astra (noun, neuter)[nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
- saṃvārya -
saṃvārya (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]saṃvārya (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- dviṣatām -
dviṣat (noun, masculine)[genitive plural]dviṣat (noun, neuter)[genitive plural]dviṣatā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]√dviṣ (verb class 2)[imperative middle third plural]
- sarvato' -
sarvataḥ (indeclinable)[indeclinable]sarvata (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- arjunaḥ -
arjuna (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “samyagastaiḥ śaraiḥ sarvānsahitānahanadbahūn”
- samyag -
- astaiḥ -
asta (noun, masculine)[instrumental plural]asta (noun, neuter)[instrumental plural]
- śaraiḥ -
śara (noun, masculine)[instrumental plural]śara (noun, neuter)[instrumental plural]
- sarvān -
sarva (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]
- sahitān -
sahita (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]√sah -> sahita (participle, masculine)[accusative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sah class 10 verb]
- ahanad -
√han (verb class 1)[imperfect active third single]
- bahūn -
bahu (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 8.14.9