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 13.141.25

जिह्वामूले स्थितास्तस्य सर्वे देवाः सवासवाः ।
तिमेरास्यमनुप्राप्ता यथा मत्स्या महार्णवे ॥ २५ ॥

jihvāmūle sthitāstasya sarve devāḥ savāsavāḥ |
timerāsyamanuprāptā yathā matsyā mahārṇave || 25 ||

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

...this, the earth became filled with anxiety. 'I am the daughter of Brahman. I hold all creatures. Having obtained me, alas, why does this foremost of kings wish to give me away unto the Brahmanas? Abandoning my character as the soil, I shall now...

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

Jihvamula, Sthita, Tad, Sarva, Deva, Savasa, Var, Timi, Rasya, Anuprapta, Yatha, Matsya, Maharnava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.141.25). 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: “jihvāmūle sthitāstasya sarve devāḥ savāsavāḥ
  • jihvāmūle -
  • jihvāmūla (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sthitās -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • devāḥ -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    devā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • savāsa -
  • savāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    savāsa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāḥ -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “timerāsyamanuprāptā yathā matsyā mahārṇave
  • timer -
  • timi (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    timi (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • rāsyam -
  • rās -> rāsya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √rās class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rās class 2 verb]
    rās -> rāsya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rās class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rās class 1 verb], [nominative single from √rās class 2 verb], [accusative single from √rās class 2 verb]
    ras -> rāsya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √ras class 1 verb]
    ras -> rāsya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ras class 1 verb], [accusative single from √ras class 1 verb]
  • anuprāptā* -
  • anuprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    anuprāptā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • matsyā* -
  • matsya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    matsyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahārṇave -
  • mahārṇava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.141.25

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 13.141.25 in Kannada sript:
ಜಿಹ್ವಾಮೂಲೇ ಸ್ಥಿತಾಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ಸರ್ವೇ ದೇವಾಃ ಸವಾಸವಾಃ ।
ತಿಮೇರಾಸ್ಯಮನುಪ್ರಾಪ್ತಾ ಯಥಾ ಮತ್ಸ್ಯಾ ಮಹಾರ್ಣವೇ ॥ ೨೫ ॥

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 13.141.25 in Bengali sript:
জিহ্বামূলে স্থিতাস্তস্য সর্বে দেবাঃ সবাসবাঃ ।
তিমেরাস্যমনুপ্রাপ্তা যথা মত্স্যা মহার্ণবে ॥ ২৫ ॥

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 13.141.25 in Gujarati sript:
જિહ્વામૂલે સ્થિતાસ્તસ્ય સર્વે દેવાઃ સવાસવાઃ ।
તિમેરાસ્યમનુપ્રાપ્તા યથા મત્સ્યા મહાર્ણવે ॥ ૨૫ ॥

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 13.141.25 in Malayalam sript:
ജിഹ്വാമൂലേ സ്ഥിതാസ്തസ്യ സര്വേ ദേവാഃ സവാസവാഃ ।
തിമേരാസ്യമനുപ്രാപ്താ യഥാ മത്സ്യാ മഹാര്ണവേ ॥ ൨൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.141.25 in Telugu sript:
జిహ్వామూలే స్థితాస్తస్య సర్వే దేవాః సవాసవాః ।
తిమేరాస్యమనుప్రాప్తా యథా మత్స్యా మహార్ణవే ॥ ౨౫ ॥

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