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 12.154.15

क्षमा धृतिरहिंसा च समता सत्यमार्जवम् ।
इन्द्रियावजयो दाक्ष्यं मार्दवं ह्रीरचापलम् ॥ १५ ॥

kṣamā dhṛtirahiṃsā ca samatā satyamārjavam |
indriyāvajayo dākṣyaṃ mārdavaṃ hrīracāpalam || 15 ||

Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...you, for you follow the lead of Msire and Cupidity! Abandoning all of you I shall take refuge in the quality of Goodness.{GL_NOTE:174685:} Beholding all creatures in my own body and my own mind, and devoting...

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

Kshama, Dhriti, Ahimsa, Samata, Samat, Satyam, Satya, Arjava, Indriya, Ajaya, Dakshya, Mardava, Hri, Apala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.154.15). 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: “kṣamā dhṛtirahiṃsā ca samatā satyamārjavam
  • kṣamā* -
  • kṣama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kṣamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dhṛtir -
  • dhṛti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhṛti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ahiṃsā -
  • ahiṃsā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samatā -
  • samatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sam -> samat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √sam class 1 verb]
    sam -> samat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √sam class 1 verb]
  • satyam -
  • satyam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    satya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    satya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    satyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ārjavam -
  • ārjava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ārjava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ārjavā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “indriyāvajayo dākṣyaṃ mārdavaṃ hrīracāpalam
  • indriyāva -
  • indriya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ajayo* -
  • ajaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ji (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • dākṣyam -
  • dākṣya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mārdavam -
  • mārdava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mārdava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • hrīr -
  • hrī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • acā -
  • ac (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    añc (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • apalam -
  • apala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    apala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    apalā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    pal (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.154.15

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 12.154.15 in Kannada sript:
ಕ್ಷಮಾ ಧೃತಿರಹಿಂಸಾ ಚ ಸಮತಾ ಸತ್ಯಮಾರ್ಜವಮ್ ।
ಇನ್ದ್ರಿಯಾವಜಯೋ ದಾಕ್ಷ್ಯಂ ಮಾರ್ದವಂ ಹ್ರೀರಚಾಪಲಮ್ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 12.154.15 in Bengali sript:
ক্ষমা ধৃতিরহিংসা চ সমতা সত্যমার্জবম্ ।
ইন্দ্রিযাবজযো দাক্ষ্যং মার্দবং হ্রীরচাপলম্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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 12.154.15 in Gujarati sript:
ક્ષમા ધૃતિરહિંસા ચ સમતા સત્યમાર્જવમ્ ।
ઇન્દ્રિયાવજયો દાક્ષ્યં માર્દવં હ્રીરચાપલમ્ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 12.154.15 in Malayalam sript:
ക്ഷമാ ധൃതിരഹിംസാ ച സമതാ സത്യമാര്ജവമ് ।
ഇന്ദ്രിയാവജയോ ദാക്ഷ്യം മാര്ദവം ഹ്രീരചാപലമ് ॥ ൧൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 12.154.15 in Telugu sript:
క్షమా ధృతిరహింసా చ సమతా సత్యమార్జవమ్ ।
ఇన్ద్రియావజయో దాక్ష్యం మార్దవం హ్రీరచాపలమ్ ॥ ౧౫ ॥

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