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 12.100.6

तान्दृष्ट्वारीन्विजयतो भूत्वा संत्यागबुद्धयः ।
नरकस्याप्रतिष्ठस्य मा भूत वशवर्तिनः ॥ ६ ॥

tāndṛṣṭvārīnvijayato bhūtvā saṃtyāgabuddhayaḥ |
narakasyāpratiṣṭhasya mā bhūta vaśavartinaḥ || 6 ||

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...and make him tolerate the diverse abuses that existed in the taste. Despoilers of other people’s property, they had long lived in the enjoyment of their perquisites. Now, however, being ruled by the jackal,...

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

Ari, Vijaya, Tas, Santyaga, Buddhi, Naraka, Apratishtha, Mas, Bhuta, Vashavartin, Vashavarti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.100.6). 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: “tāndṛṣṭvārīnvijayato bhūtvā saṃtyāgabuddhayaḥ
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • dṛṣṭvā -
  • dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √dṛś]
  • arīn -
  • ari (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vijaya -
  • vijaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vijaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • to* -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • santyāga -
  • santyāga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • buddhayaḥ -
  • buddhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “narakasyāpratiṣṭhasya bhūta vaśavartinaḥ
  • narakasyā -
  • naraka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    naraka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • apratiṣṭhasya -
  • apratiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    apratiṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • mā* -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mās (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūta -
  • bhūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active second plural]
  • vaśavartinaḥ -
  • vaśavartin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vaśavartin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vaśavartī (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 12.100.6

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 12.100.6 in Kannada sript:
ತಾನ್ದೃಷ್ಟ್ವಾರೀನ್ವಿಜಯತೋ ಭೂತ್ವಾ ಸಂತ್ಯಾಗಬುದ್ಧಯಃ ।
ನರಕಸ್ಯಾಪ್ರತಿಷ್ಠಸ್ಯ ಮಾ ಭೂತ ವಶವರ್ತಿನಃ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 12.100.6 in Bengali sript:
তান্দৃষ্ট্বারীন্বিজযতো ভূত্বা সংত্যাগবুদ্ধযঃ ।
নরকস্যাপ্রতিষ্ঠস্য মা ভূত বশবর্তিনঃ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 12.100.6 in Gujarati sript:
તાન્દૃષ્ટ્વારીન્વિજયતો ભૂત્વા સંત્યાગબુદ્ધયઃ ।
નરકસ્યાપ્રતિષ્ઠસ્ય મા ભૂત વશવર્તિનઃ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 12.100.6 in Malayalam sript:
താന്ദൃഷ്ട്വാരീന്വിജയതോ ഭൂത്വാ സംത്യാഗബുദ്ധയഃ ।
നരകസ്യാപ്രതിഷ്ഠസ്യ മാ ഭൂത വശവര്തിനഃ ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.100.6 in Telugu sript:
తాన్దృష్ట్వారీన్విజయతో భూత్వా సంత్యాగబుద్ధయః ।
నరకస్యాప్రతిష్ఠస్య మా భూత వశవర్తినః ॥ ౬ ॥

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