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 12.11.13

कर्माणि वैदिकान्यस्य स्वर्ग्यः पन्थास्त्वनुत्तमः ।
अथ सर्वाणि कर्माणि मन्त्रसिद्धानि चक्षते ॥ १३ ॥

karmāṇi vaidikānyasya svargyaḥ panthāstvanuttamaḥ |
atha sarvāṇi karmāṇi mantrasiddhāni cakṣate || 13 ||

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

...her husbands but especially from Yudhishthira, she was always treated with affection and indulgence by the king. Conversant with duties and observant of them in practice, that lady of large hips, casting her...

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

Karman, Vaidika, Idam, Svargya, Svargi, Pathin, Tva, Anuttama, Atha, Sarva, Sarvani, Mantrasiddha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.11.13). 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: “karmāṇi vaidikānyasya svargyaḥ panthāstvanuttamaḥ
  • karmāṇi -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vaidikānya -
  • vaidika (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • asya -
  • as -> asya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √as]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • svargyaḥ -
  • svargya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    svargī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • panthās -
  • pathin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • tva -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    tva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • anuttamaḥ -
  • anuttama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “atha sarvāṇi karmāṇi mantrasiddhāni cakṣate
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • sarvāṇi -
  • sarvāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • karmāṇi -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mantrasiddhāni -
  • mantrasiddha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • cakṣate -
  • cakṣ (verb class 2)
    [present middle third plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.11.13

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 12.11.13 in Kannada sript:
ಕರ್ಮಾಣಿ ವೈದಿಕಾನ್ಯಸ್ಯ ಸ್ವರ್ಗ್ಯಃ ಪನ್ಥಾಸ್ತ್ವನುತ್ತಮಃ ।
ಅಥ ಸರ್ವಾಣಿ ಕರ್ಮಾಣಿ ಮನ್ತ್ರಸಿದ್ಧಾನಿ ಚಕ್ಷತೇ ॥ ೧೩ ॥

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 12.11.13 in Bengali sript:
কর্মাণি বৈদিকান্যস্য স্বর্গ্যঃ পন্থাস্ত্বনুত্তমঃ ।
অথ সর্বাণি কর্মাণি মন্ত্রসিদ্ধানি চক্ষতে ॥ ১৩ ॥

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 12.11.13 in Gujarati sript:
કર્માણિ વૈદિકાન્યસ્ય સ્વર્ગ્યઃ પન્થાસ્ત્વનુત્તમઃ ।
અથ સર્વાણિ કર્માણિ મન્ત્રસિદ્ધાનિ ચક્ષતે ॥ ૧૩ ॥

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 12.11.13 in Malayalam sript:
കര്മാണി വൈദികാന്യസ്യ സ്വര്ഗ്യഃ പന്ഥാസ്ത്വനുത്തമഃ ।
അഥ സര്വാണി കര്മാണി മന്ത്രസിദ്ധാനി ചക്ഷതേ ॥ ൧൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.11.13 in Telugu sript:
కర్మాణి వైదికాన్యస్య స్వర్గ్యః పన్థాస్త్వనుత్తమః ।
అథ సర్వాణి కర్మాణి మన్త్రసిద్ధాని చక్షతే ॥ ౧౩ ॥

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