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 12.29.16

आविक्षितं मरुत्तं मे मृतं सृञ्जय शुश्रुहि ।
यस्य सेन्द्राः सवरुणा बृहस्पतिपुरोगमाः ।
देवा विश्वसृजो राज्ञो यज्ञमीयुर्महात्मनः ॥ १६ ॥

āvikṣitaṃ maruttaṃ me mṛtaṃ sṛñjaya śuśruhi |
yasya sendrāḥ savaruṇā bṛhaspatipurogamāḥ |
devā viśvasṛjo rājño yajñamīyurmahātmanaḥ || 16 ||

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

...of excellent import and perfumed like a garland of flowers,—this discourse upon the conduct of high-souled royal sages of meritorious deeds and great fame, that can certainly dispel grief. Your discourse, O...

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

Avikshita, Marutta, Asmad, Mrita, Srinjaya, Shushru, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Sendra, Sava, Savan, Runa, Purogama, Deva, Vishvasrij, Vishvasrija, Rajan, Yajna, Mahatman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.29.16). 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: “āvikṣitaṃ maruttaṃ me mṛtaṃ sṛñjaya śuśruhi
  • āvikṣitam -
  • āvikṣita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • maruttam -
  • marutta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • mṛtam -
  • mṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √mṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
  • sṛñjaya -
  • sṛñjaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śuśru -
  • śuśrū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • Line 2: “yasya sendrāḥ savaruṇā bṛhaspatipurogamāḥ
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sendrāḥ -
  • sendra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sendrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sava -
  • sava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    savan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    savan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    su (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ruṇā* -
  • ruṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bṛhaspati -
  • bṛhaspati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • purogamāḥ -
  • purogama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    purogamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 3: “devā viśvasṛjo rājño yajñamīyurmahātmanaḥ
  • devā* -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • viśvasṛjo* -
  • viśvasṛj (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viśvasṛj (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viśvasṛja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • rājño* -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yajñam -
  • yajña (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ī -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • iyur -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [optative active third plural], [perfect active third plural]
  • mahātmanaḥ -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.29.16

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 12.29.16 in Kannada sript:
ಆವಿಕ್ಷಿತಂ ಮರುತ್ತಂ ಮೇ ಮೃತಂ ಸೃಞ್ಜಯ ಶುಶ್ರುಹಿ ।
ಯಸ್ಯ ಸೇನ್ದ್ರಾಃ ಸವರುಣಾ ಬೃಹಸ್ಪತಿಪುರೋಗಮಾಃ ।
ದೇವಾ ವಿಶ್ವಸೃಜೋ ರಾಜ್ಞೋ ಯಜ್ಞಮೀಯುರ್ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಃ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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 12.29.16 in Bengali sript:
আবিক্ষিতং মরুত্তং মে মৃতং সৃঞ্জয শুশ্রুহি ।
যস্য সেন্দ্রাঃ সবরুণা বৃহস্পতিপুরোগমাঃ ।
দেবা বিশ্বসৃজো রাজ্ঞো যজ্ঞমীযুর্মহাত্মনঃ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 12.29.16 in Gujarati sript:
આવિક્ષિતં મરુત્તં મે મૃતં સૃઞ્જય શુશ્રુહિ ।
યસ્ય સેન્દ્રાઃ સવરુણા બૃહસ્પતિપુરોગમાઃ ।
દેવા વિશ્વસૃજો રાજ્ઞો યજ્ઞમીયુર્મહાત્મનઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 12.29.16 in Malayalam sript:
ആവിക്ഷിതം മരുത്തം മേ മൃതം സൃഞ്ജയ ശുശ്രുഹി ।
യസ്യ സേന്ദ്രാഃ സവരുണാ ബൃഹസ്പതിപുരോഗമാഃ ।
ദേവാ വിശ്വസൃജോ രാജ്ഞോ യജ്ഞമീയുര്മഹാത്മനഃ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.29.16 in Telugu sript:
ఆవిక్షితం మరుత్తం మే మృతం సృఞ్జయ శుశ్రుహి ।
యస్య సేన్ద్రాః సవరుణా బృహస్పతిపురోగమాః ।
దేవా విశ్వసృజో రాజ్ఞో యజ్ఞమీయుర్మహాత్మనః ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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