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 14.10.29

आग्नेयं वै लोहितमालभन्तां वैश्वदेवं बहुरूपं विराजन् ।
नीलं चोक्षाणं मेध्यमभ्यालभन्तां चलच्छिश्नं मत्प्रदिष्टं द्विजेन्द्राः ॥ २९ ॥

āgneyaṃ vai lohitamālabhantāṃ vaiśvadevaṃ bahurūpaṃ virājan |
nīlaṃ cokṣāṇaṃ medhyamabhyālabhantāṃ calacchiśnaṃ matpradiṣṭaṃ dvijendrāḥ || 29 ||

Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...story of the war of Indra with Vritra as it took place. In ancient times the Prithivi (earth), O king, was encompassed by Vritra, and by this abstraction of earthly matter, the...

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

Agneya, Lohita, Vaishvadeva, Bahurupa, Vira, Nila, Coksha, Medhya, Abhi, Asmad, Pradishta, Dvijendra,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 14.10.29). 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: “āgneyaṃ vai lohitamālabhantāṃ vaiśvadevaṃ bahurūpaṃ virājan
  • āgneyam -
  • āgneya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āgneya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āgneyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vai -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative middle first single]
  • lohitam -
  • lohita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lohita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lohitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ā -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • alabhantā -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle third plural]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vaiśvadevam -
  • vaiśvadeva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vaiśvadeva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bahurūpam -
  • bahurūpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bahurūpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bahurūpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • virā -
  • vira (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vira (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    virā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ajan -
  • jan (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single], [aorist active third single]
    jan (verb class 10)
    [aorist active second single], [aorist active third single]
    jan (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [imperfect active third single], [aorist active second single], [aorist active third single]
    jan (verb class 3)
    [aorist active second single], [aorist active third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [aorist active second single], [aorist active third single]
  • Line 2: “nīlaṃ cokṣāṇaṃ medhyamabhyālabhantāṃ calacchiśnaṃ matpradiṣṭaṃ dvijendrāḥ
  • nīlam -
  • nīla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nīla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nīlā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • cokṣā -
  • cokṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cokṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cokṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āṇam -
  • aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • medhyam -
  • medhya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    medhya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    medhyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    medh -> medhya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √medh class 1 verb]
    medh -> medhya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √medh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √medh class 1 verb]
    midh -> medhya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √midh class 1 verb]
    midh -> medhya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √midh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √midh class 1 verb]
  • abhyā -
  • abhi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    abhyā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • labhantām -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle third plural]
  • Cannot analyse calacchiśnam*ma
  • mat -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • pradiṣṭam -
  • pradiṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pradiṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pradiṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dvijendrāḥ -
  • dvijendra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 14.10.29

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 14.10.29 in Kannada sript:
ಆಗ್ನೇಯಂ ವೈ ಲೋಹಿತಮಾಲಭನ್ತಾಂ ವೈಶ್ವದೇವಂ ಬಹುರೂಪಂ ವಿರಾಜನ್ ।
ನೀಲಂ ಚೋಕ್ಷಾಣಂ ಮೇಧ್ಯಮಭ್ಯಾಲಭನ್ತಾಂ ಚಲಚ್ಛಿಶ್ನಂ ಮತ್ಪ್ರದಿಷ್ಟಂ ದ್ವಿಜೇನ್ದ್ರಾಃ ॥ ೨೯ ॥

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 14.10.29 in Bengali sript:
আগ্নেযং বৈ লোহিতমালভন্তাং বৈশ্বদেবং বহুরূপং বিরাজন্ ।
নীলং চোক্ষাণং মেধ্যমভ্যালভন্তাং চলচ্ছিশ্নং মত্প্রদিষ্টং দ্বিজেন্দ্রাঃ ॥ ২৯ ॥

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 14.10.29 in Gujarati sript:
આગ્નેયં વૈ લોહિતમાલભન્તાં વૈશ્વદેવં બહુરૂપં વિરાજન્ ।
નીલં ચોક્ષાણં મેધ્યમભ્યાલભન્તાં ચલચ્છિશ્નં મત્પ્રદિષ્ટં દ્વિજેન્દ્રાઃ ॥ ૨૯ ॥

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 14.10.29 in Malayalam sript:
ആഗ്നേയം വൈ ലോഹിതമാലഭന്താം വൈശ്വദേവം ബഹുരൂപം വിരാജന് ।
നീലം ചോക്ഷാണം മേധ്യമഭ്യാലഭന്താം ചലച്ഛിശ്നം മത്പ്രദിഷ്ടം ദ്വിജേന്ദ്രാഃ ॥ ൨൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 14.10.29 in Telugu sript:
ఆగ్నేయం వై లోహితమాలభన్తాం వైశ్వదేవం బహురూపం విరాజన్ ।
నీలం చోక్షాణం మేధ్యమభ్యాలభన్తాం చలచ్ఛిశ్నం మత్ప్రదిష్టం ద్విజేన్ద్రాః ॥ ౨౯ ॥

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