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 15.47.13

गान्धार्याश्च पृथायाश्च विधिवन्नामगोत्रतः ।
शौचं निवर्तयन्तस्ते तत्रोषुर्नगराद्बहिः ॥ १३ ॥

gāndhāryāśca pṛthāyāśca vidhivannāmagotrataḥ |
śaucaṃ nivartayantaste tatroṣurnagarādbahiḥ || 13 ||

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...discharge the rites of water to their honour, with all your brothers. Let, therefore, the necessary steps be taken towards that end.' "Vaisampayana continued,—'Then that...

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

Gandhari, Pritha, Vidhivat, Namagotra, Tas, Shauca, Nivarta, Yat, Yantri, Tad, Yushmad, Tatra, Nagara, Bahih, Bahi, Bahis,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 15.47.13). 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: “gāndhāryāśca pṛthāyāśca vidhivannāmagotrataḥ
  • gāndhāryāś -
  • gāndhārī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pṛthāyāś -
  • pṛthā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhivan -
  • vidhivat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • nāmagotra -
  • nāmagotra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śaucaṃ nivartayantaste tatroṣurnagarādbahiḥ
  • śaucam -
  • śauca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śauca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nivarta -
  • nivarta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nivarta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yantas -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √i class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √i class 2 verb]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • tatro -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ūṣur -
  • uṣ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    uṣ (verb class 9)
    [perfect active third plural]
    ūṣ (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • nagarād -
  • nagara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • bahiḥ -
  • bahiḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bahis (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bahi (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 15.47.13

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 15.47.13 in Kannada sript:
ಗಾನ್ಧಾರ್ಯಾಶ್ಚ ಪೃಥಾಯಾಶ್ಚ ವಿಧಿವನ್ನಾಮಗೋತ್ರತಃ ।
ಶೌಚಂ ನಿವರ್ತಯನ್ತಸ್ತೇ ತತ್ರೋಷುರ್ನಗರಾದ್ಬಹಿಃ ॥ ೧೩ ॥

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 15.47.13 in Bengali sript:
গান্ধার্যাশ্চ পৃথাযাশ্চ বিধিবন্নামগোত্রতঃ ।
শৌচং নিবর্তযন্তস্তে তত্রোষুর্নগরাদ্বহিঃ ॥ ১৩ ॥

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 15.47.13 in Gujarati sript:
ગાન્ધાર્યાશ્ચ પૃથાયાશ્ચ વિધિવન્નામગોત્રતઃ ।
શૌચં નિવર્તયન્તસ્તે તત્રોષુર્નગરાદ્બહિઃ ॥ ૧૩ ॥

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 15.47.13 in Malayalam sript:
ഗാന്ധാര്യാശ്ച പൃഥായാശ്ച വിധിവന്നാമഗോത്രതഃ ।
ശൌചം നിവര്തയന്തസ്തേ തത്രോഷുര്നഗരാദ്ബഹിഃ ॥ ൧൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 15.47.13 in Telugu sript:
గాన్ధార్యాశ్చ పృథాయాశ్చ విధివన్నామగోత్రతః ।
శౌచం నివర్తయన్తస్తే తత్రోషుర్నగరాద్బహిః ॥ ౧౩ ॥

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