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 12.152.14

दम्भो द्रोहश्च निन्दा च पैशुन्यं मत्सरस्तथा ।
भवन्त्येतानि कौरव्य लुब्धानामकृतात्मनाम् ॥ १४ ॥

dambho drohaśca nindā ca paiśunyaṃ matsarastathā |
bhavantyetāni kauravya lubdhānāmakṛtātmanām || 14 ||

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...this story), conducts himself, devoted to the religion of Truth, after having listened to the speech of his son.' "Yudhishthira said, 'Tell me, O grandsire, whence and how happiness and misery come to those...

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

Dambha, Droha, Ninda, Paishunya, Matsara, Tatha, Bhavanti, Bhavat, Bhavant, Eta, Etad, Kauravya, Lubdha, Akritatman, Akritatmana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.152.14). 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: “dambho drohaśca nindā ca paiśunyaṃ matsarastathā
  • dambho* -
  • dambha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • drohaś -
  • droha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nindā -
  • nindā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paiśunyam -
  • paiśunya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • matsaras -
  • matsara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “bhavantyetāni kauravya lubdhānāmakṛtātmanām
  • bhavantye -
  • bhavanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhavantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • etāni -
  • eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kauravya -
  • kauravya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lubdhānām -
  • lubdha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    lubdha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    lubdhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    lubh -> lubdha (participle, masculine)
    [genitive plural from √lubh class 4 verb], [genitive plural from √lubh class 6 verb]
    lubh -> lubdha (participle, neuter)
    [genitive plural from √lubh class 4 verb], [genitive plural from √lubh class 6 verb]
    lubh -> lubdhā (participle, feminine)
    [genitive plural from √lubh class 4 verb], [genitive plural from √lubh class 6 verb]
  • akṛtātmanām -
  • akṛtātman (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    akṛtātman (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    akṛtātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.152.14

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 12.152.14 in Kannada sript:
ದಮ್ಭೋ ದ್ರೋಹಶ್ಚ ನಿನ್ದಾ ಚ ಪೈಶುನ್ಯಂ ಮತ್ಸರಸ್ತಥಾ ।
ಭವನ್ತ್ಯೇತಾನಿ ಕೌರವ್ಯ ಲುಬ್ಧಾನಾಮಕೃತಾತ್ಮನಾಮ್ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

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 12.152.14 in Bengali sript:
দম্ভো দ্রোহশ্চ নিন্দা চ পৈশুন্যং মত্সরস্তথা ।
ভবন্ত্যেতানি কৌরব্য লুব্ধানামকৃতাত্মনাম্ ॥ ১৪ ॥

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 12.152.14 in Gujarati sript:
દમ્ભો દ્રોહશ્ચ નિન્દા ચ પૈશુન્યં મત્સરસ્તથા ।
ભવન્ત્યેતાનિ કૌરવ્ય લુબ્ધાનામકૃતાત્મનામ્ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 12.152.14 in Malayalam sript:
ദമ്ഭോ ദ്രോഹശ്ച നിന്ദാ ച പൈശുന്യം മത്സരസ്തഥാ ।
ഭവന്ത്യേതാനി കൌരവ്യ ലുബ്ധാനാമകൃതാത്മനാമ് ॥ ൧൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 12.152.14 in Telugu sript:
దమ్భో ద్రోహశ్చ నిన్దా చ పైశున్యం మత్సరస్తథా ।
భవన్త్యేతాని కౌరవ్య లుబ్ధానామకృతాత్మనామ్ ॥ ౧౪ ॥

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