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 13.19.8

गह्वरं प्रतिभात्येतन्मम चिन्तयतोऽनिशम् ।
निःसंदेहमिदं सर्वं पितामह यथा श्रुतिः ॥ ८ ॥

gahvaraṃ pratibhātyetanmama cintayato'niśam |
niḥsaṃdehamidaṃ sarvaṃ pitāmaha yathā śrutiḥ || 8 ||

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...country of the Kalingas.{GL_NOTE:176281:} You are he who is called the lion among the deities (in consequence of the pre-eminence of your prowess). You are he who is the foremost of men. You are endued with great wisdom. You are he who first...

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

Gahvara, Pratibha, Yah, Yat, Anisham, Anisha, Nihsandeha, Idam, Sarvam, Sarva, Pitamaha, Yatha, Shruti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.19.8). 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: “gahvaraṃ pratibhātyetanmama cintayato'niśam
  • gahvaram -
  • gahvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gahvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gahvarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pratibhāt -
  • pratibha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pratibha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tanmam -
  • tanman (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cintayato' -
  • cint (verb class 10)
    [present active third dual]
  • aniśam -
  • aniśam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    aniśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aniśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aniśā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “niḥsaṃdehamidaṃ sarvaṃ pitāmaha yathā śrutiḥ
  • niḥsandeham -
  • niḥsandeha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    niḥsandeha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    niḥsandehā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pitāmaha -
  • pitāmaha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • śrutiḥ -
  • śruti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.19.8

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 13.19.8 in Kannada sript:
ಗಹ್ವರಂ ಪ್ರತಿಭಾತ್ಯೇತನ್ಮಮ ಚಿನ್ತಯತೋಽನಿಶಮ್ ।
ನಿಃಸಂದೇಹಮಿದಂ ಸರ್ವಂ ಪಿತಾಮಹ ಯಥಾ ಶ್ರುತಿಃ ॥ ೮ ॥

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 13.19.8 in Bengali sript:
গহ্বরং প্রতিভাত্যেতন্মম চিন্তযতোঽনিশম্ ।
নিঃসংদেহমিদং সর্বং পিতামহ যথা শ্রুতিঃ ॥ ৮ ॥

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 13.19.8 in Gujarati sript:
ગહ્વરં પ્રતિભાત્યેતન્મમ ચિન્તયતોઽનિશમ્ ।
નિઃસંદેહમિદં સર્વં પિતામહ યથા શ્રુતિઃ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 13.19.8 in Malayalam sript:
ഗഹ്വരം പ്രതിഭാത്യേതന്മമ ചിന്തയതോഽനിശമ് ।
നിഃസംദേഹമിദം സര്വം പിതാമഹ യഥാ ശ്രുതിഃ ॥ ൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.19.8 in Telugu sript:
గహ్వరం ప్రతిభాత్యేతన్మమ చిన్తయతోఽనిశమ్ ।
నిఃసందేహమిదం సర్వం పితామహ యథా శ్రుతిః ॥ ౮ ॥

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