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).
वैश्यापुत्रेण हर्तव्याश्चत्वारोंऽशाः पितुर्धनात् ।
पञ्चमस्तु भवेद्भागः शूद्रापुत्राय भारत ॥ ५४ ॥
vaiśyāputreṇa hartavyāścatvāroṃ'śāḥ piturdhanāt |
pañcamastu bhavedbhāgaḥ śūdrāputrāya bhārata || 54 ||
Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...wife in consequence of the superiority of the Brahmana to the Kshatriya in respect of the order of birth. The Kshatriya cannot be regarded as equal to the Brahmana woman in point of birth. Hence, O best of kings, the son born of the Brahmana...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (13.47.54). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “vaiśyāputreṇa hartavyāścatvāroṃ'śāḥ piturdhanāt”
- vaiśyāputreṇa -
vaiśyāputra (noun, masculine)[instrumental single]
- Cannot analyse hartavyāścatvāroṃ'śāḥ*pi
- pitur -
pitṛ (noun, masculine)[ablative single], [genitive single]pitu (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- dhanāt -
dhana (noun, masculine)[adverb], [ablative single]dhana (noun, neuter)[adverb], [ablative single]
- Line 2: “pañcamastu bhavedbhāgaḥ śūdrāputrāya bhārata”
- pañcamas -
pañcama (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- tu -
tu (indeclinable particle)[indeclinable particle]
- bhaved -
√bhū (verb class 1)[optative active third single]
- bhāgaḥ -
bhāga (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- śūdrāputrāya -
śūdrāputra (noun, masculine)[dative single]
- bhārata -
bhārata (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]bhārata (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.47.54