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).
विस्तरं कुरुवंशस्य गान्धार्या धर्मशीलताम् ।
क्षत्तुः प्रज्ञां धृतिं कुन्त्याः सम्यग्द्वैपायनोऽब्रवीत् ॥ ५९ ॥
vistaraṃ kuruvaṃśasya gāndhāryā dharmaśīlatām |
kṣattuḥ prajñāṃ dhṛtiṃ kuntyāḥ samyagdvaipāyano'bravīt || 59 ||
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...Ganesa. And Ganesa, obviator of obstacles, ready to fulfil the desires of his votaries, was no sooner thought of, than he repaired to the place where Vyasa was seated. And when he had been...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.1.59). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “vistaraṃ kuruvaṃśasya gāndhāryā dharmaśīlatām”
- vistaram -
vistara (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]vistara (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]vistarā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- kuruvaṃśasya -
kuruvaṃśa (noun, masculine)[genitive single]
- gāndhāryā* -
gāndhārī (noun, feminine)[ablative single], [genitive single]
- dharmaśīla -
dharmaśīla (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]dharmaśīla (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- tām -
tā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]sā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]
- Line 2: “kṣattuḥ prajñāṃ dhṛtiṃ kuntyāḥ samyagdvaipāyano'bravīt”
- kṣattuḥ -
kṣattṛ (noun, masculine)[ablative single], [genitive single]
- prajñām -
prajñā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]
- dhṛtim -
dhṛti (noun, feminine)[accusative single]dhṛti (noun, masculine)[accusative single]
- kuntyāḥ -
kuntī (noun, feminine)[ablative single], [genitive single]
- samyag -
- dvaipāyano' -
dvaipāyana (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- abravīt -
√brū (verb class 2)[imperfect active third single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.1.59