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 15.10.3

आदानरुचयश्चैव परदाराभिमर्शकाः ।
उग्रदण्डप्रधानाश्च मिथ्या व्याहारिणस्तथा ॥ ३ ॥

ādānarucayaścaiva paradārābhimarśakāḥ |
ugradaṇḍapradhānāśca mithyā vyāhāriṇastathā || 3 ||

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

...The turns for different acts, O son, ceaselessly revolve like wheels. You should always exert thyself to fill your treasuries of various kinds by lawful means. You should...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (15.10.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adana, Ruci, Paradarabhimarsha, Ugradanda, Pradhana, Mithya, Vyaharin, Tatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 15.10.3). 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: “ādānarucayaścaiva paradārābhimarśakāḥ
  • ādāna -
  • ādāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rucayaś -
  • ruci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ruci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • paradārābhimarśa -
  • paradārābhimarśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāḥ -
  • kās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “ugradaṇḍapradhānāśca mithyā vyāhāriṇastathā
  • ugradaṇḍa -
  • ugradaṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ugradaṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pradhānāś -
  • pradhāna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pradhānā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mithyā* -
  • mithya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • vyāhāriṇas -
  • vyāhārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vyāhārin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (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 15.10.3

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 15.10.3 in Kannada sript:
ಆದಾನರುಚಯಶ್ಚೈವ ಪರದಾರಾಭಿಮರ್ಶಕಾಃ ।
ಉಗ್ರದಣ್ಡಪ್ರಧಾನಾಶ್ಚ ಮಿಥ್ಯಾ ವ್ಯಾಹಾರಿಣಸ್ತಥಾ ॥ ೩ ॥

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 15.10.3 in Bengali sript:
আদানরুচযশ্চৈব পরদারাভিমর্শকাঃ ।
উগ্রদণ্ডপ্রধানাশ্চ মিথ্যা ব্যাহারিণস্তথা ॥ ৩ ॥

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 15.10.3 in Gujarati sript:
આદાનરુચયશ્ચૈવ પરદારાભિમર્શકાઃ ।
ઉગ્રદણ્ડપ્રધાનાશ્ચ મિથ્યા વ્યાહારિણસ્તથા ॥ ૩ ॥

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 15.10.3 in Malayalam sript:
ആദാനരുചയശ്ചൈവ പരദാരാഭിമര്ശകാഃ ।
ഉഗ്രദണ്ഡപ്രധാനാശ്ച മിഥ്യാ വ്യാഹാരിണസ്തഥാ ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 15.10.3 in Telugu sript:
ఆదానరుచయశ్చైవ పరదారాభిమర్శకాః ।
ఉగ్రదణ్డప్రధానాశ్చ మిథ్యా వ్యాహారిణస్తథా ॥ ౩ ॥

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