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 13.151.26

मेरुर्महेन्द्रो मलयः श्वेतश्च रजताचितः ।
शृङ्गवान्मन्दरो नीलो निषधो दर्दुरस्तथा ॥ २६ ॥

merurmahendro malayaḥ śvetaśca rajatācitaḥ |
śṛṅgavānmandaro nīlo niṣadho dardurastathā || 26 ||

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...wealth) and yet failing to acquire it. Others are in the enjoyment of wealth without doing any evil act whatever. Others, again, who are observant of the duties assigned to them by the scriptures, are without wealth. One may be seen to be without...

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

Meru, Mahendra, Malaya, Mali, Shveta, Rajata, Rajat, Acit, Acita, Shringavat, Shringava, Mandara, Nila, Nishadha, Dardura, Tatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 13.151.26). 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: “merurmahendro malayaḥ śvetaśca rajatācitaḥ
  • merur -
  • meru (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    meru (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahendro* -
  • mahendra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • malayaḥ -
  • malaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mali (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • śvetaś -
  • śveta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rajatā -
  • rajata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rajata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rajatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    raj -> rajat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √raj class 1 verb]
    raj -> rajat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √raj class 1 verb]
    rañj -> rajat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √rañj class 1 verb]
    rañj -> rajat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √rañj class 1 verb]
    raj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
    rañj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • acitaḥ -
  • acit (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    acit (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    acit (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    acita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śṛṅgavānmandaro nīlo niṣadho dardurastathā
  • śṛṅgavān -
  • śṛṅgava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    śṛṅgava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śṛṅgavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mandaro* -
  • mandara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nīlo* -
  • nīla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • niṣadho* -
  • niṣadha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • darduras -
  • dardura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 13.151.26

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 13.151.26 in Kannada sript:
ಮೇರುರ್ಮಹೇನ್ದ್ರೋ ಮಲಯಃ ಶ್ವೇತಶ್ಚ ರಜತಾಚಿತಃ ।
ಶೃಙ್ಗವಾನ್ಮನ್ದರೋ ನೀಲೋ ನಿಷಧೋ ದರ್ದುರಸ್ತಥಾ ॥ ೨೬ ॥

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 13.151.26 in Bengali sript:
মেরুর্মহেন্দ্রো মলযঃ শ্বেতশ্চ রজতাচিতঃ ।
শৃঙ্গবান্মন্দরো নীলো নিষধো দর্দুরস্তথা ॥ ২৬ ॥

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 13.151.26 in Gujarati sript:
મેરુર્મહેન્દ્રો મલયઃ શ્વેતશ્ચ રજતાચિતઃ ।
શૃઙ્ગવાન્મન્દરો નીલો નિષધો દર્દુરસ્તથા ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 13.151.26 in Malayalam sript:
മേരുര്മഹേന്ദ്രോ മലയഃ ശ്വേതശ്ച രജതാചിതഃ ।
ശൃങ്ഗവാന്മന്ദരോ നീലോ നിഷധോ ദര്ദുരസ്തഥാ ॥ ൨൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 13.151.26 in Telugu sript:
మేరుర్మహేన్ద్రో మలయః శ్వేతశ్చ రజతాచితః ।
శృఙ్గవాన్మన్దరో నీలో నిషధో దర్దురస్తథా ॥ ౨౬ ॥

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