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 8.68.60

महाहवे तं बहु शोभमानं धनंजयं भूतगणाः समेताः ।
तदान्वमोदन्त जनार्दनं च प्रभाकरावभ्युदितौ यथैव ॥ ६० ॥

mahāhave taṃ bahu śobhamānaṃ dhanaṃjayaṃ bhūtagaṇāḥ sametāḥ |
tadānvamodanta janārdanaṃ ca prabhākarāvabhyuditau yathaiva || 60 ||

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

...and Vishnu duly invoked by sacrificial priests. Upon the slaughter of Karna in that dreadful battle, the gods, gandharvas, human beings, caranas, great rishis, yakshas, and great nagas, worshipped Krishna and Arjuna...

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

Mahahava, Bahu, Shobhamana, Dhananjaya, Bhutagana, Sameta, Tada, Vama, Udanta, Janardana, Prabhakara, Abhyudita, Yatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 8.68.60). 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: “mahāhave taṃ bahu śobhamānaṃ dhanaṃjayaṃ bhūtagaṇāḥ sametāḥ
  • mahāhave -
  • mahāhava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • bahu -
  • bahu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bahu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    bahu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bahu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śobhamānam -
  • śobhamānā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śubh -> śobhamāna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb]
    śubh -> śobhamāna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb]
  • dhanañjayam -
  • dhanañjaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhanañjaya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dhanañjayā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bhūtagaṇāḥ -
  • bhūtagaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • sametāḥ -
  • sameta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sametā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “tadānvamodanta janārdanaṃ ca prabhākarāvabhyuditau yathaiva
  • tadān -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vamo -
  • vama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • udanta -
  • udanta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    udanta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • janārdanam -
  • janārdana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prabhākarāva -
  • prabhākara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • abhyuditau -
  • abhyudita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • yathai -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 8.68.60

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 8.68.60 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹಾಹವೇ ತಂ ಬಹು ಶೋಭಮಾನಂ ಧನಂಜಯಂ ಭೂತಗಣಾಃ ಸಮೇತಾಃ ।
ತದಾನ್ವಮೋದನ್ತ ಜನಾರ್ದನಂ ಚ ಪ್ರಭಾಕರಾವಭ್ಯುದಿತೌ ಯಥೈವ ॥ ೬೦ ॥

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 8.68.60 in Bengali sript:
মহাহবে তং বহু শোভমানং ধনংজযং ভূতগণাঃ সমেতাঃ ।
তদান্বমোদন্ত জনার্দনং চ প্রভাকরাবভ্যুদিতৌ যথৈব ॥ ৬০ ॥

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 8.68.60 in Gujarati sript:
મહાહવે તં બહુ શોભમાનં ધનંજયં ભૂતગણાઃ સમેતાઃ ।
તદાન્વમોદન્ત જનાર્દનં ચ પ્રભાકરાવભ્યુદિતૌ યથૈવ ॥ ૬૦ ॥

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 8.68.60 in Malayalam sript:
മഹാഹവേ തം ബഹു ശോഭമാനം ധനംജയം ഭൂതഗണാഃ സമേതാഃ ।
തദാന്വമോദന്ത ജനാര്ദനം ച പ്രഭാകരാവഭ്യുദിതൌ യഥൈവ ॥ ൬൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 8.68.60 in Telugu sript:
మహాహవే తం బహు శోభమానం ధనంజయం భూతగణాః సమేతాః ।
తదాన్వమోదన్త జనార్దనం చ ప్రభాకరావభ్యుదితౌ యథైవ ॥ ౬౦ ॥

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