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).
सर्वतःपाणिपादान्तं सर्वतोक्षिशिरोमुखम् ।
सर्वतःश्रुतिमल्लोके सर्वमावृत्य तिष्ठति ॥ १६ ॥
sarvataḥpāṇipādāntaṃ sarvatokṣiśiromukham |
sarvataḥśrutimalloke sarvamāvṛtya tiṣṭhati || 16 ||
Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...upheld by the senses. On the other hand, the senses are upheld by it. Since those sixteen portions are the cause of the birth of creatures, creatures can never, O monarch, take birth without their aid. They...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
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- Line 1: “sarvataḥpāṇipādāntaṃ sarvatokṣiśiromukham”
- sarvataḥpāṇipādān -
sarvataḥpāṇipāda (noun, masculine)[accusative plural]
- tam -
ta (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]ta (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]tā (noun, feminine)[adverb]tan (noun, masculine)[adverb]sa (noun, masculine)[accusative single]
- sarvatokṣiśiromukham -
sarvatokṣiśiromukha (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]sarvatokṣiśiromukha (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]sarvatokṣiśiromukhā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- Line 2: “sarvataḥśrutimalloke sarvamāvṛtya tiṣṭhati”
- sarvataḥśrutimal -
sarvataḥśrutimat (noun, masculine)[compound]sarvataḥśrutimat (noun, neuter)[nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
- loke -
loka (noun, masculine)[locative single]√lok (verb class 1)[present middle first single]
- sarvam -
sarvam (indeclinable)[indeclinable]sarva (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]sarva (noun, neuter)[nominative single], [accusative single]
- āvṛtya -
- tiṣṭhati -
√sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine)[locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]√sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)[locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]√sthā (verb class 1)[present active third single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 12.291.16