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 13.91.15

कृत्वा च दक्षिणाग्रान्वै दर्भान्सुप्रयतः शुचिः ।
प्रददौ श्रीमते पिण्डं नामगोत्रमुदाहरन् ॥ १५ ॥

kṛtvā ca dakṣiṇāgrānvai darbhānsuprayataḥ śuciḥ |
pradadau śrīmate piṇḍaṃ nāmagotramudāharan || 15 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. I have caused the disappearance of those stalks! You sinless ones, the act was done by me from desire of testing you! I came hither for protecting you. That woman who lies slain there was called Yatudhani. She was of a fierce disposition...

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

Kritva, Kritvan, Dakshinagra, Darbha, Prayata, Prayat, Shuci, Prada, Shrimat, Shrimata, Shrimati, Pinda, Namagotra, Uda,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.91.15). 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: “kṛtvā ca dakṣiṇāgrānvai darbhānsuprayataḥ śuciḥ
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (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]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dakṣiṇāgrān -
  • dakṣiṇāgra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • darbhān -
  • darbha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • su -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    so (noun, feminine)
  • prayataḥ -
  • prayata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pre -> prayat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √pre class 2 verb], [ablative single from √pre class 2 verb], [genitive single from √pre class 2 verb]
    pre -> prayat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √pre class 2 verb], [genitive single from √pre class 2 verb]
  • śuciḥ -
  • śuci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śuci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pradadau śrīmate piṇḍaṃ nāmagotramudāharan
  • prada -
  • prada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dau -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • śrīmate -
  • śrīmat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    śrīmat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    śrīmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śrīmati (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • piṇḍam -
  • piṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    piṇḍā (noun, feminine)
  • nāmagotram -
  • nāmagotra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • udā -
  • udā (Preverb)
    uda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    udan (noun, neuter)
    ud (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • aharan -
  • hṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.91.15

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 13.91.15 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃತ್ವಾ ಚ ದಕ್ಷಿಣಾಗ್ರಾನ್ವೈ ದರ್ಭಾನ್ಸುಪ್ರಯತಃ ಶುಚಿಃ ।
ಪ್ರದದೌ ಶ್ರೀಮತೇ ಪಿಣ್ಡಂ ನಾಮಗೋತ್ರಮುದಾಹರನ್ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 13.91.15 in Bengali sript:
কৃত্বা চ দক্ষিণাগ্রান্বৈ দর্ভান্সুপ্রযতঃ শুচিঃ ।
প্রদদৌ শ্রীমতে পিণ্ডং নামগোত্রমুদাহরন্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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 13.91.15 in Gujarati sript:
કૃત્વા ચ દક્ષિણાગ્રાન્વૈ દર્ભાન્સુપ્રયતઃ શુચિઃ ।
પ્રદદૌ શ્રીમતે પિણ્ડં નામગોત્રમુદાહરન્ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 13.91.15 in Malayalam sript:
കൃത്വാ ച ദക്ഷിണാഗ്രാന്വൈ ദര്ഭാന്സുപ്രയതഃ ശുചിഃ ।
പ്രദദൌ ശ്രീമതേ പിണ്ഡം നാമഗോത്രമുദാഹരന് ॥ ൧൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 13.91.15 in Telugu sript:
కృత్వా చ దక్షిణాగ్రాన్వై దర్భాన్సుప్రయతః శుచిః ।
ప్రదదౌ శ్రీమతే పిణ్డం నామగోత్రముదాహరన్ ॥ ౧౫ ॥

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