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 13.33.2

भीष्म उवाच ।
एतद्राज्ञः कृत्यतममभिषिक्तस्य भारत ।
ब्राह्मणानामनुष्ठानमत्यन्तं सुखमिच्छता ।
श्रोत्रियान्ब्राह्मणान्वृद्धान्नित्यमेवाभिपूजयेत् ॥ २ ॥

bhīṣma uvāca |
etadrājñaḥ kṛtyatamamabhiṣiktasya bhārata |
brāhmaṇānāmanuṣṭhānamatyantaṃ sukhamicchatā |
śrotriyānbrāhmaṇānvṛddhānnityamevābhipūjayet || 2 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...Kshatriyas, through the grace of Bhrigu. I have also told you the genealogy of the race that sprung from Gritsamada. What else wouldst you ask?' "Yudhishthira said, 'What men, O chief of Bharata’s race, are worthy of reverent homage in the three...

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

Bhishma, Etad, Rajan, Krityatama, Abhishikta, Bharata, Brahmana, Anushthana, Atyantam, Atyanta, Sukham, Sukha, Icchata, Icchat, Shrotriya, Vriddha, Itya, Eva, Abhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.33.2). 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: “bhīṣma uvāca
  • bhīṣma* -
  • bhīṣma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative 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: “etadrājñaḥ kṛtyatamamabhiṣiktasya bhārata
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • rājñaḥ -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • kṛtyatamam -
  • kṛtyatama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • abhiṣiktasya -
  • abhiṣikta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    abhiṣikta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 3: “brāhmaṇānāmanuṣṭhānamatyantaṃ sukhamicchatā
  • brāhmaṇānām -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    brāhmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    brāhmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • anuṣṭhānam -
  • anuṣṭhāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • atyantam -
  • atyantam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atyanta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    atyanta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    atyantā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sukham -
  • sukham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • icchatā -
  • icchatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    iṣ -> icchat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √iṣ class 6 verb]
    iṣ -> icchat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √iṣ class 6 verb]
  • Line 4: “śrotriyānbrāhmaṇānvṛddhānnityamevābhipūjayet
  • śrotriyān -
  • śrotriya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • brāhmaṇān -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vṛddhānn -
  • vṛddha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    vṛdh -> vṛddha (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √vṛdh class 1 verb]
  • ityam -
  • itya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ityā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhi -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • pūjayet -
  • pūj (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.33.2

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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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 13.33.2 in Kannada sript:
ಭೀಷ್ಮ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಏತದ್ರಾಜ್ಞಃ ಕೃತ್ಯತಮಮಭಿಷಿಕ್ತಸ್ಯ ಭಾರತ ।
ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಾನಾಮನುಷ್ಠಾನಮತ್ಯನ್ತಂ ಸುಖಮಿಚ್ಛತಾ ।
ಶ್ರೋತ್ರಿಯಾನ್ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣಾನ್ವೃದ್ಧಾನ್ನಿತ್ಯಮೇವಾಭಿಪೂಜಯೇತ್ ॥ ೨ ॥

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 13.33.2 in Bengali sript:
ভীষ্ম উবাচ ।
এতদ্রাজ্ঞঃ কৃত্যতমমভিষিক্তস্য ভারত ।
ব্রাহ্মণানামনুষ্ঠানমত্যন্তং সুখমিচ্ছতা ।
শ্রোত্রিযান্ব্রাহ্মণান্বৃদ্ধান্নিত্যমেবাভিপূজযেত্ ॥ ২ ॥

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 13.33.2 in Gujarati sript:
ભીષ્મ ઉવાચ ।
એતદ્રાજ્ઞઃ કૃત્યતમમભિષિક્તસ્ય ભારત ।
બ્રાહ્મણાનામનુષ્ઠાનમત્યન્તં સુખમિચ્છતા ।
શ્રોત્રિયાન્બ્રાહ્મણાન્વૃદ્ધાન્નિત્યમેવાભિપૂજયેત્ ॥ ૨ ॥

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 13.33.2 in Malayalam sript:
ഭീഷ്മ ഉവാച ।
ഏതദ്രാജ്ഞഃ കൃത്യതമമഭിഷിക്തസ്യ ഭാരത ।
ബ്രാഹ്മണാനാമനുഷ്ഠാനമത്യന്തം സുഖമിച്ഛതാ ।
ശ്രോത്രിയാന്ബ്രാഹ്മണാന്വൃദ്ധാന്നിത്യമേവാഭിപൂജയേത് ॥ ൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.33.2 in Telugu sript:
భీష్మ ఉవాచ ।
ఏతద్రాజ్ఞః కృత్యతమమభిషిక్తస్య భారత ।
బ్రాహ్మణానామనుష్ఠానమత్యన్తం సుఖమిచ్ఛతా ।
శ్రోత్రియాన్బ్రాహ్మణాన్వృద్ధాన్నిత్యమేవాభిపూజయేత్ ॥ ౨ ॥

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