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 12.290.68

वेदान्तगमनद्वीपं सर्वभूतदयोदधिम् ।
मोक्षदुष्प्रापविषयं वडवामुखसागरम् ॥ ६८ ॥

vedāntagamanadvīpaṃ sarvabhūtadayodadhim |
mokṣaduṣprāpaviṣayaṃ vaḍavāmukhasāgaram || 68 ||

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...NOTE:175770:} From the status of humanity, he goes to heaven and from heaven he comes back to humanity, and from humanity he sinks into hell for many long years. As the worm that fabricates the cocoon shuts...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (12.290.68). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vedantaga, Ana, Dvipa, Sarvabhuta, Daya, Udadhi, Moksha, Dushprapa, Vishaya, Vadavamukha, Sagara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 12.290.68). 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: “vedāntagamanadvīpaṃ sarvabhūtadayodadhim
  • vedāntagam -
  • vedāntaga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ana -
  • ana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dvīpam -
  • dvīpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dvīpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sarvabhūta -
  • sarvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dayo -
  • daya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    daya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • udadhim -
  • udadhi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    udadhi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “mokṣaduṣprāpaviṣayaṃ vaḍavāmukhasāgaram
  • mokṣa -
  • mokṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • duṣprāpa -
  • duṣprāpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    duṣprāpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣayam -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • vaḍavāmukha -
  • vaḍavāmukha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vaḍavāmukha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sāgaram -
  • sāgara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sāgara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sāgarā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.290.68

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 12.290.68 in Kannada sript:
ವೇದಾನ್ತಗಮನದ್ವೀಪಂ ಸರ್ವಭೂತದಯೋದಧಿಮ್ ।
ಮೋಕ್ಷದುಷ್ಪ್ರಾಪವಿಷಯಂ ವಡವಾಮುಖಸಾಗರಮ್ ॥ ೬೮ ॥

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 12.290.68 in Bengali sript:
বেদান্তগমনদ্বীপং সর্বভূতদযোদধিম্ ।
মোক্ষদুষ্প্রাপবিষযং বডবামুখসাগরম্ ॥ ৬৮ ॥

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 12.290.68 in Gujarati sript:
વેદાન્તગમનદ્વીપં સર્વભૂતદયોદધિમ્ ।
મોક્ષદુષ્પ્રાપવિષયં વડવામુખસાગરમ્ ॥ ૬૮ ॥

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 12.290.68 in Malayalam sript:
വേദാന്തഗമനദ്വീപം സര്വഭൂതദയോദധിമ് ।
മോക്ഷദുഷ്പ്രാപവിഷയം വഡവാമുഖസാഗരമ് ॥ ൬൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 12.290.68 in Telugu sript:
వేదాన్తగమనద్వీపం సర్వభూతదయోదధిమ్ ।
మోక్షదుష్ప్రాపవిషయం వడవాముఖసాగరమ్ ॥ ౬౮ ॥

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