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 13.41.2

रूपमप्रतिमं कृत्वा लोभनीयं जनाधिप ।
दर्शनीयतमो भूत्वा प्रविवेश तमाश्रमम् ॥ २ ॥

rūpamapratimaṃ kṛtvā lobhanīyaṃ janādhipa |
darśanīyatamo bhūtvā praviveśa tamāśramam || 2 ||

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

...to the best of his power and energy, protected her (from every kind of evil influence). The Rishi knew that Indra was restrained by no scruples in the matter of seeking the companionship of other people’s wives. It was for this reason that he...

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

Rupa, Apratima, Kritva, Kritvan, Lobhaniya, Janadhipa, Darshaniya, Tama, Tamas, Pra, Ashrama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.41.2). 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: “rūpamapratimaṃ kṛtvā lobhanīyaṃ janādhipa
  • rūpam -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rūpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rūpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • apratimam -
  • apratima (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    apratima (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    apratimā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    apratiman (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    apratiman (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • lobhanīyam -
  • lobhanīya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lobhanīya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lobhanīyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    lubh -> lobhanīya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √lubh]
    lubh -> lobhanīya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √lubh]
    lubh -> lobhanīyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √lubh]
    lubh -> lobhanīya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √lubh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √lubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √lubh]
    lubh -> lobhanīya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √lubh class 4 verb], [accusative single from √lubh class 4 verb], [nominative single from √lubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √lubh class 6 verb], [nominative single from √lubh], [accusative single from √lubh]
  • janādhipa -
  • janādhipa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “darśanīyatamo bhūtvā praviveśa tamāśramam
  • darśanīya -
  • darśanīya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    darśanīya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √dṛś class 1 verb], [vocative single from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśanīya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √dṛś class 1 verb], [vocative single from √dṛś]
  • tamo* -
  • tamas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • viveśa -
  • viś (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    viś (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tamā -
  • tama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśramam -
  • aśrama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aśrama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aśramā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.41.2

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 13.41.2 in Kannada sript:
ರೂಪಮಪ್ರತಿಮಂ ಕೃತ್ವಾ ಲೋಭನೀಯಂ ಜನಾಧಿಪ ।
ದರ್ಶನೀಯತಮೋ ಭೂತ್ವಾ ಪ್ರವಿವೇಶ ತಮಾಶ್ರಮಮ್ ॥ 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 13.41.2 in Bengali sript:
রূপমপ্রতিমং কৃত্বা লোভনীযং জনাধিপ ।
দর্শনীযতমো ভূত্বা প্রবিবেশ তমাশ্রমম্ ॥ 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 13.41.2 in Gujarati sript:
રૂપમપ્રતિમં કૃત્વા લોભનીયં જનાધિપ ।
દર્શનીયતમો ભૂત્વા પ્રવિવેશ તમાશ્રમમ્ ॥ 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 13.41.2 in Malayalam sript:
രൂപമപ്രതിമം കൃത്വാ ലോഭനീയം ജനാധിപ ।
ദര്ശനീയതമോ ഭൂത്വാ പ്രവിവേശ തമാശ്രമമ് ॥ ൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.41.2 in Telugu sript:
రూపమప్రతిమం కృత్వా లోభనీయం జనాధిప ।
దర్శనీయతమో భూత్వా ప్రవివేశ తమాశ్రమమ్ ॥ ౨ ॥

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