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 10.15.17

तदिदं पाण्डवेयानामन्तकायाभिसंहितम् ।
अद्य पाण्डुसुतान्सर्वाञ्जीविताद्भ्रंशयिष्यति ॥ १७ ॥

tadidaṃ pāṇḍaveyānāmantakāyābhisaṃhitam |
adya pāṇḍusutānsarvāñjīvitādbhraṃśayiṣyati || 17 ||

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

...born rishi these words, Threatened by a great danger, and desirous of protecting my life, I let off this weapon, through fear of Bhimasena, O sage! This Bhimasena...

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

Tad, Tat, Idam, Pandaveya, Antaka, Abhisamhita, Adya, Pandu, Suta, Sarva, Jivita, Bhramshayishyat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 10.15.17). 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: “tadidaṃ pāṇḍaveyānāmantakāyābhisaṃhitam
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pāṇḍaveyānām -
  • pāṇḍaveya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pāṇḍaveya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    pāṇḍaveyā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • antakāyā -
  • antaka (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    antaka (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • abhisaṃhitam -
  • abhisaṃhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    abhisaṃhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    abhisaṃhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “adya pāṇḍusutānsarvāñjīvitādbhraṃśayiṣyati
  • adya -
  • adya (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    adya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāṇḍu -
  • pāṇḍu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pāṇḍu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    pāṇḍu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • sutān -
  • suta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √ class 2 verb]
  • sarvāñ -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • jīvitād -
  • jīvita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    jīvita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    jīv -> jīvita (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √jīv class 1 verb]
    jīv -> jīvita (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √jīv class 1 verb]
  • bhraṃśayiṣyati -
  • bhraṃś -> bhraṃśayiṣyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √bhraṃś]
    bhraṃś -> bhraṃśayiṣyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √bhraṃś]
    bhraṃśayiṣyat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhraṃśayiṣyat (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    bhraṃśayiṣyat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    bhraṃś (verb class 0)
    [future active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 10.15.17

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 10.15.17 in Kannada sript:
ತದಿದಂ ಪಾಣ್ಡವೇಯಾನಾಮನ್ತಕಾಯಾಭಿಸಂಹಿತಮ್ ।
ಅದ್ಯ ಪಾಣ್ಡುಸುತಾನ್ಸರ್ವಾಞ್ಜೀವಿತಾದ್ಭ್ರಂಶಯಿಷ್ಯತಿ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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 10.15.17 in Bengali sript:
তদিদং পাণ্ডবেযানামন্তকাযাভিসংহিতম্ ।
অদ্য পাণ্ডুসুতান্সর্বাঞ্জীবিতাদ্ভ্রংশযিষ্যতি ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 10.15.17 in Gujarati sript:
તદિદં પાણ્ડવેયાનામન્તકાયાભિસંહિતમ્ ।
અદ્ય પાણ્ડુસુતાન્સર્વાઞ્જીવિતાદ્ભ્રંશયિષ્યતિ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 10.15.17 in Malayalam sript:
തദിദം പാണ്ഡവേയാനാമന്തകായാഭിസംഹിതമ് ।
അദ്യ പാണ്ഡുസുതാന്സര്വാഞ്ജീവിതാദ്ഭ്രംശയിഷ്യതി ॥ ൧൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 10.15.17 in Telugu sript:
తదిదం పాణ్డవేయానామన్తకాయాభిసంహితమ్ ।
అద్య పాణ్డుసుతాన్సర్వాఞ్జీవితాద్భ్రంశయిష్యతి ॥ ౧౭ ॥

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