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 15.40.6

ततः सुतुमुलः शब्दो जलान्तर्जनमेजय ।
प्रादुरासीद्यथा पूर्वं कुरुपाण्डवसेनयोः ॥ ६ ॥

tataḥ sutumulaḥ śabdo jalāntarjanamejaya |
prādurāsīdyathā pūrvaṃ kurupāṇḍavasenayoḥ || 6 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. Bhishma and Drona, with all their troops, arose by thousands from the waters of the Bhagirathi. There were Virata and Drupada, with their sons and forces. There were...

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

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Sutumula, Shabda, Jala, Tarjana, Ejaya, Pradur, Yatha, Purvam, Purva, Kurupandava, Sena,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 15.40.6). 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: “tataḥ sutumulaḥ śabdo jalāntarjanamejaya
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • sutumulaḥ -
  • sutumula (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śabdo* -
  • śabda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jalān -
  • jala (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tarjanam -
  • tarjana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tarjanā (noun, feminine)
  • ejaya -
  • ejaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ejaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ej (verb class 0)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “prādurāsīdyathā pūrvaṃ kurupāṇḍavasenayoḥ
  • prādur -
  • prādur (indeclinable)
  • āsīd -
  • ās (verb class 2)
    [aorist active third single], [injunctive active third single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kurupāṇḍava -
  • kurupāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • senayoḥ -
  • sena (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    sena (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    senā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 15.40.6

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 15.40.6 in Kannada sript:
ತತಃ ಸುತುಮುಲಃ ಶಬ್ದೋ ಜಲಾನ್ತರ್ಜನಮೇಜಯ ।
ಪ್ರಾದುರಾಸೀದ್ಯಥಾ ಪೂರ್ವಂ ಕುರುಪಾಣ್ಡವಸೇನಯೋಃ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 15.40.6 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ সুতুমুলঃ শব্দো জলান্তর্জনমেজয ।
প্রাদুরাসীদ্যথা পূর্বং কুরুপাণ্ডবসেনযোঃ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 15.40.6 in Gujarati sript:
તતઃ સુતુમુલઃ શબ્દો જલાન્તર્જનમેજય ।
પ્રાદુરાસીદ્યથા પૂર્વં કુરુપાણ્ડવસેનયોઃ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 15.40.6 in Malayalam sript:
തതഃ സുതുമുലഃ ശബ്ദോ ജലാന്തര്ജനമേജയ ।
പ്രാദുരാസീദ്യഥാ പൂര്വം കുരുപാണ്ഡവസേനയോഃ ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 15.40.6 in Telugu sript:
తతః సుతుములః శబ్దో జలాన్తర్జనమేజయ ।
ప్రాదురాసీద్యథా పూర్వం కురుపాణ్డవసేనయోః ॥ ౬ ॥

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