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 9.44.26

जयशब्दं ततश्चक्रुर्देवाः सर्वे सवासवाः ।
गन्धर्वयक्षरक्षांसि मुनयः पितरस्तथा ॥ २६ ॥

jayaśabdaṃ tataścakrurdevāḥ sarve savāsavāḥ |
gandharvayakṣarakṣāṃsi munayaḥ pitarastathā || 26 ||

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

...rivers, taking her rise from Himavat, that Sarasvati which, at Samanta-pancaka, is celebrated over the three worlds. There, on the sacred bank, possessing every merit...

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

Jayashabda, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Cakru, Deva, Sarva, Savasa, Var, Gandharva, Yaksha, Rakshas, Muni, Munaya, Pitri, Tatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 9.44.26). 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: “jayaśabdaṃ tataścakrurdevāḥ sarve savāsavāḥ
  • jayaśabdam -
  • jayaśabda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tataś -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • cakrur -
  • cakru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    cakru (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • devāḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • savāsa -
  • savāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    savāsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāḥ -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “gandharvayakṣarakṣāṃsi munayaḥ pitarastathā
  • gandharva -
  • gandharva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yakṣa -
  • yakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • rakṣāṃsi -
  • rakṣas (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • munayaḥ -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    munaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pitaras -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 9.44.26

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 9.44.26 in Kannada sript:
ಜಯಶಬ್ದಂ ತತಶ್ಚಕ್ರುರ್ದೇವಾಃ ಸರ್ವೇ ಸವಾಸವಾಃ ।
ಗನ್ಧರ್ವಯಕ್ಷರಕ್ಷಾಂಸಿ ಮುನಯಃ ಪಿತರಸ್ತಥಾ ॥ ೨೬ ॥

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 9.44.26 in Bengali sript:
জযশব্দং ততশ্চক্রুর্দেবাঃ সর্বে সবাসবাঃ ।
গন্ধর্বযক্ষরক্ষাংসি মুনযঃ পিতরস্তথা ॥ ২৬ ॥

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 9.44.26 in Gujarati sript:
જયશબ્દં તતશ્ચક્રુર્દેવાઃ સર્વે સવાસવાઃ ।
ગન્ધર્વયક્ષરક્ષાંસિ મુનયઃ પિતરસ્તથા ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 9.44.26 in Malayalam sript:
ജയശബ്ദം തതശ്ചക്രുര്ദേവാഃ സര്വേ സവാസവാഃ ।
ഗന്ധര്വയക്ഷരക്ഷാംസി മുനയഃ പിതരസ്തഥാ ॥ ൨൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 9.44.26 in Telugu sript:
జయశబ్దం తతశ్చక్రుర్దేవాః సర్వే సవాసవాః ।
గన్ధర్వయక్షరక్షాంసి మునయః పితరస్తథా ॥ ౨౬ ॥

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