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 12.96.11

नेषुर्लिप्तो न कर्णी स्यादसतामेतदायुधम् ।
जयार्थमेव योद्धव्यं न क्रुध्येदजिघांसतः ॥ ११ ॥

neṣurlipto na karṇī syādasatāmetadāyudham |
jayārthameva yoddhavyaṃ na krudhyedajighāṃsataḥ || 11 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...single day. Persons that are equal to one another in family and blood, influenced by wrath or folly or covetousness arising from their very natures, cease to speak with one another. This is an indication of...

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

Nri, Ishu, Lipta, Karni, Karnin, Syat, Sya, Asat, Etad, Etada, Ayudha, Jaya, Artha, Eva, Yoddhavya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.96.11). 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: “neṣurlipto na karṇī syādasatāmetadāyudham
  • ne -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iṣur -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • lipto* -
  • lipta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    lip -> lipta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √lip class 1 verb], [nominative single from √lip class 6 verb]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • karṇī -
  • karṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    karṇi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    karṇin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • syād -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • asatām -
  • asat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    asat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • etadā -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    etadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayudham -
  • ayudha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “jayārthameva yoddhavyaṃ na krudhyedajighāṃsataḥ
  • jayā -
  • jaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    jayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ji (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yoddhavyam -
  • yoddhavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yoddhavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yoddhavyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    yudh -> yoddhavya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 4 verb]
    yudh -> yoddhavya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √yudh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √yudh class 4 verb]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • krudhyed -
  • krudh (verb class 4)
    [optative active third single]
  • ajighāṃsat -
  • han (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.96.11

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 12.96.11 in Kannada sript:
ನೇಷುರ್ಲಿಪ್ತೋ ನ ಕರ್ಣೀ ಸ್ಯಾದಸತಾಮೇತದಾಯುಧಮ್ ।
ಜಯಾರ್ಥಮೇವ ಯೋದ್ಧವ್ಯಂ ನ ಕ್ರುಧ್ಯೇದಜಿಘಾಂಸತಃ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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 12.96.11 in Bengali sript:
নেষুর্লিপ্তো ন কর্ণী স্যাদসতামেতদাযুধম্ ।
জযার্থমেব যোদ্ধব্যং ন ক্রুধ্যেদজিঘাংসতঃ ॥ ১১ ॥

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 12.96.11 in Gujarati sript:
નેષુર્લિપ્તો ન કર્ણી સ્યાદસતામેતદાયુધમ્ ।
જયાર્થમેવ યોદ્ધવ્યં ન ક્રુધ્યેદજિઘાંસતઃ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 12.96.11 in Malayalam sript:
നേഷുര്ലിപ്തോ ന കര്ണീ സ്യാദസതാമേതദായുധമ് ।
ജയാര്ഥമേവ യോദ്ധവ്യം ന ക്രുധ്യേദജിഘാംസതഃ ॥ ൧൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.96.11 in Telugu sript:
నేషుర్లిప్తో న కర్ణీ స్యాదసతామేతదాయుధమ్ ।
జయార్థమేవ యోద్ధవ్యం న క్రుధ్యేదజిఘాంసతః ॥ ౧౧ ॥

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