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 13.147.24

प्रमाणमप्रमाणं वै यः कुर्यादबुधो नरः ।
न स प्रमाणतामर्हो विवादजननो हि सः ॥ २४ ॥

pramāṇamapramāṇaṃ vai yaḥ kuryādabudho naraḥ |
na sa pramāṇatāmarho vivādajanano hi saḥ || 24 ||

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...eyed, and three-eyed, of universal form, and Siva or highly auspicious. Brahmanas conversant with the Vedas say that that god has two forms. One of these is terrible, and the other mild and auspicious. Those two forms, again, are subdivided into...

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

Pramana, Apramana, Yah, Kuryada, Budha, Budh, Nara, Nri, Pramanata, Arha, Vivada, Janana, Sah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.147.24). 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: “pramāṇamapramāṇaṃ vai yaḥ kuryādabudho naraḥ
  • pramāṇam -
  • pramāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • apramāṇam -
  • apramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kuryāda -
  • kuryāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kuryāda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • budho* -
  • budha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    budh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    budh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • naraḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “na sa pramāṇatāmarho vivādajanano hi saḥ
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pramāṇatām -
  • pramāṇatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • arho* -
  • arha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vivāda -
  • vivāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • janano* -
  • janana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.147.24

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 13.147.24 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಮಾಣಮಪ್ರಮಾಣಂ ವೈ ಯಃ ಕುರ್ಯಾದಬುಧೋ ನರಃ ।
ನ ಸ ಪ್ರಮಾಣತಾಮರ್ಹೋ ವಿವಾದಜನನೋ ಹಿ ಸಃ ॥ ೨೪ ॥

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 13.147.24 in Bengali sript:
প্রমাণমপ্রমাণং বৈ যঃ কুর্যাদবুধো নরঃ ।
ন স প্রমাণতামর্হো বিবাদজননো হি সঃ ॥ ২৪ ॥

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 13.147.24 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રમાણમપ્રમાણં વૈ યઃ કુર્યાદબુધો નરઃ ।
ન સ પ્રમાણતામર્હો વિવાદજનનો હિ સઃ ॥ ૨૪ ॥

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 13.147.24 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രമാണമപ്രമാണം വൈ യഃ കുര്യാദബുധോ നരഃ ।
ന സ പ്രമാണതാമര്ഹോ വിവാദജനനോ ഹി സഃ ॥ ൨൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 13.147.24 in Telugu sript:
ప్రమాణమప్రమాణం వై యః కుర్యాదబుధో నరః ।
న స ప్రమాణతామర్హో వివాదజననో హి సః ॥ ౨౪ ॥

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