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 13.22.3

स्त्र्युवाच ।
द्यावापृथिवीमात्रैषा काम्या ब्राह्मणसत्तम ।
शृणुष्वावहितः सर्वं यदिदं सत्यविक्रम ॥ ३ ॥

stryuvāca |
dyāvāpṛthivīmātraiṣā kāmyā brāhmaṇasattama |
śṛṇuṣvāvahitaḥ sarvaṃ yadidaṃ satyavikrama || 3 ||

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

...should duly worship her with reverence. Returning to this place after having beheld her, you will take the hand of my daughter in marriage. If you wanteth to make this agreement, proceed then on your journey and do what I command you.'" "Ashtavakra...

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

Stri, Dyavaprithivi, Atra, Kami, Kamya, Brahmanasattama, Shu, Hita, Sarvam, Sarva, Yadi, Yad, Satyavikrama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.22.3). 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: “stryuvāca
  • stryu -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “dyāvāpṛthivīmātraiṣā kāmyā brāhmaṇasattama
  • dyāvāpṛthivīm -
  • dyāvāpṛthivī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ātrai -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aiṣā -
  • kāmyā* -
  • kāmi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kāmya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kāmyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    kam -> kāmya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √kam], [vocative plural from √kam]
    kam -> kāmyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √kam], [vocative plural from √kam], [accusative plural from √kam]
  • brāhmaṇasattama -
  • brāhmaṇasattama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 3: “śṛṇuṣvāvahitaḥ sarvaṃ yadidaṃ satyavikrama
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ṣvā -
  • ṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṣū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
  • āva -
  • av (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    u (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    u (verb class 5)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • hitaḥ -
  • hita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    hi -> hita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √hi class 5 verb]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • dam -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    da (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • satyavikrama -
  • satyavikrama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    satyavikrama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.22.3

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 13.22.3 in Kannada sript:
ಸ್ತ್ರ್ಯುವಾಚ ।
ದ್ಯಾವಾಪೃಥಿವೀಮಾತ್ರೈಷಾ ಕಾಮ್ಯಾ ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಸತ್ತಮ ।
ಶೃಣುಷ್ವಾವಹಿತಃ ಸರ್ವಂ ಯದಿದಂ ಸತ್ಯವಿಕ್ರಮ ॥ ೩ ॥

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 13.22.3 in Bengali sript:
স্ত্র্যুবাচ ।
দ্যাবাপৃথিবীমাত্রৈষা কাম্যা ব্রাহ্মণসত্তম ।
শৃণুষ্বাবহিতঃ সর্বং যদিদং সত্যবিক্রম ॥ ৩ ॥

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 13.22.3 in Gujarati sript:
સ્ત્ર્યુવાચ ।
દ્યાવાપૃથિવીમાત્રૈષા કામ્યા બ્રાહ્મણસત્તમ ।
શૃણુષ્વાવહિતઃ સર્વં યદિદં સત્યવિક્રમ ॥ ૩ ॥

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 13.22.3 in Malayalam sript:
സ്ത്ര്യുവാച ।
ദ്യാവാപൃഥിവീമാത്രൈഷാ കാമ്യാ ബ്രാഹ്മണസത്തമ ।
ശൃണുഷ്വാവഹിതഃ സര്വം യദിദം സത്യവിക്രമ ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.22.3 in Telugu sript:
స్త్ర్యువాచ ।
ద్యావాపృథివీమాత్రైషా కామ్యా బ్రాహ్మణసత్తమ ।
శృణుష్వావహితః సర్వం యదిదం సత్యవిక్రమ ॥ ౩ ॥

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