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).
स पाण्ड्यो नृपतिश्रेष्ठः सर्वशस्त्रभृतां वरः ।
कर्णस्यानीकमवधीत्परिभूत इवान्तकः ॥ ५ ॥
sa pāṇḍyo nṛpatiśreṣṭhaḥ sarvaśastrabhṛtāṃ varaḥ |
karṇasyānīkamavadhītparibhūta ivāntakaḥ || 5 ||
Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...the sky shrouded with those hundreds of arrows shot (by both the warriors) looked, O monarch, as if it was covered with flights of locusts. Those arrows, decked with gold, issuing repeatedly in continuous lines...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 (8.15.5). 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: “sa pāṇḍyo nṛpatiśreṣṭhaḥ sarvaśastrabhṛtāṃ varaḥ”
- sa -
sa (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]sa (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- pāṇḍyo* -
pāṇḍya (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- nṛpati -
nṛpati (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb]
- śreṣṭhaḥ -
śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- sarvaśas -
- tra -
tṛ (noun, neuter)[compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]tra (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]tra (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- abhṛtām -
abhṛtā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]√bhṛ (verb class 2)[imperfect active third dual]
- varaḥ -
varas (noun, neuter)[compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]vara (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “karṇasyānīkamavadhītparibhūta ivāntakaḥ”
- Cannot analyse karṇasyānīkamavadhītparibhūta*iv
- ivā -
iva (indeclinable adverb)[indeclinable adverb]iva (indeclinable)[indeclinable]
- antakaḥ -
antaka (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 8.15.5