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 9.36.6

तत्रादृश्यन्त गन्धर्वास्तथैवाप्सरसां गणाः ।
समेत्य सहिता राजन्यथाप्राप्तं यथासुखम् ॥ ६ ॥

tatrādṛśyanta gandharvāstathaivāpsarasāṃ gaṇāḥ |
sametya sahitā rājanyathāprāptaṃ yathāsukham || 6 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...sacrificing Rishi, penetrated into heaven, and Trita completed that sacrifice after the manner laid down by utterers of Brahma. During the progress of that sacrifice...

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

Tatra, Gandharva, Tatha, Apsaras, Apsarasa, Gana, Sahita, Rajanya, Rajan, Rajani, Atha, Aprapta, Yathasukha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 9.36.6). 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: “tatrādṛśyanta gandharvāstathaivāpsarasāṃ gaṇāḥ
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • adṛśyanta -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [imperfect passive third plural]
  • gandharvās -
  • gandharva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gandharvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tathai -
  • tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aivā -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • apsarasām -
  • apsaras (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    apsarasā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • gaṇāḥ -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sametya sahitā rājanyathāprāptaṃ yathāsukham
  • samet -
  • sam (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • ya -
  • sahitā* -
  • sahita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sahitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sah -> sahita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √sah class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √sah class 10 verb]
    sah -> sahitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sah class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √sah class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √sah class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √sah class 10 verb]
  • rājanya -
  • rājanya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rājanya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rājanī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single], [compound], [nominative single]
    rājani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    rājan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • aprāptam -
  • aprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aprāpta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aprāptā (noun, feminine)
  • yathāsukham -
  • yathāsukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 9.36.6

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 9.36.6 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ರಾದೃಶ್ಯನ್ತ ಗನ್ಧರ್ವಾಸ್ತಥೈವಾಪ್ಸರಸಾಂ ಗಣಾಃ ।
ಸಮೇತ್ಯ ಸಹಿತಾ ರಾಜನ್ಯಥಾಪ್ರಾಪ್ತಂ ಯಥಾಸುಖಮ್ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 9.36.6 in Bengali sript:
তত্রাদৃশ্যন্ত গন্ধর্বাস্তথৈবাপ্সরসাং গণাঃ ।
সমেত্য সহিতা রাজন্যথাপ্রাপ্তং যথাসুখম্ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 9.36.6 in Gujarati sript:
તત્રાદૃશ્યન્ત ગન્ધર્વાસ્તથૈવાપ્સરસાં ગણાઃ ।
સમેત્ય સહિતા રાજન્યથાપ્રાપ્તં યથાસુખમ્ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 9.36.6 in Malayalam sript:
തത്രാദൃശ്യന്ത ഗന്ധര്വാസ്തഥൈവാപ്സരസാം ഗണാഃ ।
സമേത്യ സഹിതാ രാജന്യഥാപ്രാപ്തം യഥാസുഖമ് ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 9.36.6 in Telugu sript:
తత్రాదృశ్యన్త గన్ధర్వాస్తథైవాప్సరసాం గణాః ।
సమేత్య సహితా రాజన్యథాప్రాప్తం యథాసుఖమ్ ॥ ౬ ॥

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