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).
एतावानात्मविजयः पञ्चवर्गविनिग्रहः ।
जितेन्द्रियो नरपतिर्बाधितुं शक्नुयादरीन् ॥ ५ ॥
etāvānātmavijayaḥ pañcavargavinigrahaḥ |
jitendriyo narapatirbādhituṃ śaknuyādarīn || 5 ||
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...Vaisya or a Sudra, and if he succeeds in protecting the people by righteously wielding the rod of chastisement is he justified in doing what he does or is he restrained by the ordinances from accomplishing that...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (12.69.5). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “etāvānātmavijayaḥ pañcavargavinigrahaḥ”
- etāvān -
etāvat (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- ātma -
ātman (noun, masculine)[compound]
- vijayaḥ -
vijaya (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- pañcavarga -
pañcavarga (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]pañcavarga (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- vinigrahaḥ -
vinigraha (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “jitendriyo narapatirbādhituṃ śaknuyādarīn”
- jitendriyo* -
jitendriya (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- narapatir -
narapati (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- bādhitum -
√bādh -> bādhitum (infinitive)[infinitive from √bādh]
- śaknuyād -
√śak (verb class 5)[optative active third single]
- arīn -
ari (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]
Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.69.5