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 8.57.11

रथघोषः स संग्रामे पाण्डवेयस्य संबभौ ।
वासवाशनितुल्यस्य महौघस्येव मारिष ॥ ११ ॥

rathaghoṣaḥ sa saṃgrāme pāṇḍaveyasya saṃbabhau |
vāsavāśanitulyasya mahaughasyeva māriṣa || 11 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...Vrishasena as a libation already poured on the fire. The diadem-decked Arjuna then, that slayer of hostile heroes, seeing Madri’s son Nakula, that foremost of men, deprived of his steeds in the midst of all, and...

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

Rathaghosha, Sangrama, Pandaveya, Samba, Bha, Bhu, Vasava, Ashan, Ashani, Ashanin, Tulya, Mahaugha, Iva, Marisha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 8.57.11). 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: “rathaghoṣaḥ sa saṃgrāme pāṇḍaveyasya saṃbabhau
  • rathaghoṣaḥ -
  • rathaghoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • saṅgrāme -
  • saṅgrāma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṅgrāma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • pāṇḍaveyasya -
  • pāṇḍaveya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    pāṇḍaveya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • samba -
  • samba (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samba (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhau -
  • bha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “vāsavāśanitulyasya mahaughasyeva māriṣa
  • vāsavā -
  • vāsava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāsava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāsavā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśani -
  • aśani (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    aśani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    aśanī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    aśanin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    aśanin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aśan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tulyasya -
  • tulya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tulya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tul -> tulya (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √tul class 10 verb]
    tul -> tulya (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √tul class 10 verb]
  • mahaughasye -
  • mahaugha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    mahaugha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • māriṣa -
  • māriṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 8.57.11

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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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 8.57.11 in Kannada sript:
ರಥಘೋಷಃ ಸ ಸಂಗ್ರಾಮೇ ಪಾಣ್ಡವೇಯಸ್ಯ ಸಂಬಭೌ ।
ವಾಸವಾಶನಿತುಲ್ಯಸ್ಯ ಮಹೌಘಸ್ಯೇವ ಮಾರಿಷ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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 8.57.11 in Bengali sript:
রথঘোষঃ স সংগ্রামে পাণ্ডবেযস্য সংবভৌ ।
বাসবাশনিতুল্যস্য মহৌঘস্যেব মারিষ ॥ ১১ ॥

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 8.57.11 in Gujarati sript:
રથઘોષઃ સ સંગ્રામે પાણ્ડવેયસ્ય સંબભૌ ।
વાસવાશનિતુલ્યસ્ય મહૌઘસ્યેવ મારિષ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 8.57.11 in Malayalam sript:
രഥഘോഷഃ സ സംഗ്രാമേ പാണ്ഡവേയസ്യ സംബഭൌ ।
വാസവാശനിതുല്യസ്യ മഹൌഘസ്യേവ മാരിഷ ॥ ൧൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 8.57.11 in Telugu sript:
రథఘోషః స సంగ్రామే పాణ్డవేయస్య సంబభౌ ।
వాసవాశనితుల్యస్య మహౌఘస్యేవ మారిష ॥ ౧౧ ॥

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