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 8.36.39

श्रावयन्तो हि बहवस्तत्र योधा विशां पते ।
अन्योन्यमवमृद्नन्तः शक्तितोमरपट्टिशैः ॥ ३९ ॥

śrāvayanto hi bahavastatra yodhā viśāṃ pate |
anyonyamavamṛdnantaḥ śaktitomarapaṭṭiśaiḥ || 39 ||

Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. rally the flying Kauravas. Resembling the Destroyer himself in impetuosity and Indra himself in prowess, yonder proceeds Drona’s son, O you of Kuru’s race, that hero who is the foremost of all wielders of weapons...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (8.36.39). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shravayat, Bahu, Bahava, Tatra, Yodha, Visha, Vish, Pat, Pata, Pati, Anyonyam, Anyonya, Ava, Mridnat, Shaktitah, Mara, Pattisha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 8.36.39). 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: “śrāvayanto hi bahavastatra yodhā viśāṃ pate
  • śrāvayanto* -
  • śru -> śrāvayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √śru], [vocative plural from √śru]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • bahavas -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bahava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • yodhā* -
  • yodha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yodhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • viśām -
  • viśā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    viś (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • pate -
  • pat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    pat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    pata (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    patā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pati (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    pati (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “anyonyamavamṛdnantaḥ śaktitomarapaṭṭiśaiḥ
  • anyonyam -
  • anyonyam (indeclinable)
    anyonya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anyonya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anyonyā (noun, feminine)
  • ava -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • mṛdnantaḥ -
  • mṛd -> mṛdnat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √mṛd class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √mṛd class 9 verb]
    mṛdnat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • śaktito -
  • śaktitaḥ (indeclinable)
  • mara -
  • mara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • paṭṭiśaiḥ -
  • paṭṭiśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 8.36.39

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 8.36.39 in Kannada sript:
ಶ್ರಾವಯನ್ತೋ ಹಿ ಬಹವಸ್ತತ್ರ ಯೋಧಾ ವಿಶಾಂ ಪತೇ ।
ಅನ್ಯೋನ್ಯಮವಮೃದ್ನನ್ತಃ ಶಕ್ತಿತೋಮರಪಟ್ಟಿಶೈಃ ॥ ೩೯ ॥

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 8.36.39 in Bengali sript:
শ্রাবযন্তো হি বহবস্তত্র যোধা বিশাং পতে ।
অন্যোন্যমবমৃদ্নন্তঃ শক্তিতোমরপট্টিশৈঃ ॥ ৩৯ ॥

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 8.36.39 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રાવયન્તો હિ બહવસ્તત્ર યોધા વિશાં પતે ।
અન્યોન્યમવમૃદ્નન્તઃ શક્તિતોમરપટ્ટિશૈઃ ॥ ૩૯ ॥

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 8.36.39 in Malayalam sript:
ശ്രാവയന്തോ ഹി ബഹവസ്തത്ര യോധാ വിശാം പതേ ।
അന്യോന്യമവമൃദ്നന്തഃ ശക്തിതോമരപട്ടിശൈഃ ॥ ൩൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 8.36.39 in Telugu sript:
శ్రావయన్తో హి బహవస్తత్ర యోధా విశాం పతే ।
అన్యోన్యమవమృద్నన్తః శక్తితోమరపట్టిశైః ॥ ౩౯ ॥

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