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 च्छिन्नयष्टिः सुमहाञ्शीर्यमाणो महाध्वजः ।
पपात प्रमुखे राजन्युयुत्सोः काञ्चनोज्ज्वलः ॥ ७ ॥
sa cchinnayaṣṭiḥ sumahāñśīryamāṇo mahādhvajaḥ |
papāta pramukhe rājanyuyutsoḥ kāñcanojjvalaḥ || 7 ||
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...taking the life of the person struck. Drona’s son, however, cut off that shaft into seven fragments. Cutting off then the bow of Drona’s son and slaying the four steeds of the latter with his arrow, the son of...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
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- Line 1: “sa cchinnayaṣṭiḥ sumahāñśīryamāṇo mahādhvajaḥ”
- sa -
sa (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]sa (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Cannot analyse cchinnayaṣṭiḥ*su
- sumahāñś -
sumahat (noun, masculine)[nominative single], [vocative single]sumaha (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]
- śīryamāṇo* -
√śṝ -> śīryamāṇa (participle, masculine)[nominative single from √śṝ class 9 verb]
- mahādhvajaḥ -
mahādhvaja (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “papāta pramukhe rājanyuyutsoḥ kāñcanojjvalaḥ”
- papāta -
√pā (verb class 3)[imperative active second plural]√pat (verb class 1)[perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]√pat (verb class 4)[perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
- pramukhe -
pramukhe (indeclinable)[indeclinable]pramukha (noun, masculine)[locative single]pramukha (noun, neuter)[nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]pramukhā (noun, feminine)[nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
- rājan -
rājan (noun, masculine)[vocative single]√rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)[nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
- yuyutsoḥ -
yuyutsu (noun, masculine)[ablative single], [genitive single]yuyutsu (noun, feminine)[ablative single], [genitive single]
- kāñcano -
kāñcana (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]kāñcana (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- ujjvalaḥ -
ujjvala (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
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