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 12.59.98

अनङ्गपुत्रोऽतिबलो नीतिमानधिगम्य वै ।
अभिपेदे महीराज्यमथेन्द्रियवशोऽभवत् ॥ ९८ ॥

anaṅgaputro'tibalo nītimānadhigamya vai |
abhipede mahīrājyamathendriyavaśo'bhavat || 98 ||

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...happily like Kuvera protecting the Yakshas and the Rakshasas. A fourth part of the merit which men will earn under your protection will be thine. Strengthened by that merit so easily obtained by you, do you...

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

Ananga, Putra, Atibala, Nitimat, Adhigamya, Abhi, Mahi, Rajya, Atha, Indriya, Vasha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.59.98). 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: “anaṅgaputro'tibalo nītimānadhigamya vai
  • anaṅga -
  • anaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anaṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aṅg (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • putro' -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atibalo* -
  • atibala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nītimān -
  • nītimat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • adhigamya -
  • adhigamya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adhigamya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • Line 2: “abhipede mahīrājyamathendriyavaśo'bhavat
  • abhi -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • pede -
  • pad (verb class 4)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • mahīr -
  • mahī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    mahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mahi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [accusative plural]
  • rājyam -
  • rājya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rājya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rājyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [nominative single from √rāj], [accusative single from √rāj]
  • athe -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • indriya -
  • indriya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    indriya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vaśo' -
  • vaśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.59.98

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 12.59.98 in Kannada sript:
ಅನಙ್ಗಪುತ್ರೋಽತಿಬಲೋ ನೀತಿಮಾನಧಿಗಮ್ಯ ವೈ ।
ಅಭಿಪೇದೇ ಮಹೀರಾಜ್ಯಮಥೇನ್ದ್ರಿಯವಶೋಽಭವತ್ ॥ ೯೮ ॥

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 12.59.98 in Bengali sript:
অনঙ্গপুত্রোঽতিবলো নীতিমানধিগম্য বৈ ।
অভিপেদে মহীরাজ্যমথেন্দ্রিযবশোঽভবত্ ॥ ৯৮ ॥

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 12.59.98 in Gujarati sript:
અનઙ્ગપુત્રોઽતિબલો નીતિમાનધિગમ્ય વૈ ।
અભિપેદે મહીરાજ્યમથેન્દ્રિયવશોઽભવત્ ॥ ૯૮ ॥

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 12.59.98 in Malayalam sript:
അനങ്ഗപുത്രോഽതിബലോ നീതിമാനധിഗമ്യ വൈ ।
അഭിപേദേ മഹീരാജ്യമഥേന്ദ്രിയവശോഽഭവത് ॥ ൯൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.59.98 in Telugu sript:
అనఙ్గపుత్రోఽతిబలో నీతిమానధిగమ్య వై ।
అభిపేదే మహీరాజ్యమథేన్ద్రియవశోఽభవత్ ॥ ౯౮ ॥

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