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 1.2.116

ऋश्यशृङ्गस्य चरितं कौमारब्रह्मचारिणः ।
जामदग्न्यस्य रामस्य चरितं भूरितेजसः ॥ ११६ ॥

ṛśyaśṛṅgasya caritaṃ kaumārabrahmacāriṇaḥ |
jāmadagnyasya rāmasya caritaṃ bhūritejasaḥ || 116 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...the wonderful story of the five Indras related in consequence; the extraordinary and divinely-ordained wedding of Draupadi; the sending of Vidura by the sons of Dhritarashtra as envoy...

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

Rishyashringa, Carita, Kaumarabrahmacarin, Jamadagnya, Rama, Bhuritejas, Bhuritejasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.2.116). 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: “ṛśyaśṛṅgasya caritaṃ kaumārabrahmacāriṇaḥ
  • ṛśyaśṛṅgasya -
  • ṛśyaśṛṅga (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • caritam -
  • carita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    carita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caritā (noun, feminine)
  • kaumārabrahmacāriṇaḥ -
  • kaumārabrahmacārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kaumārabrahmacārin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “jāmadagnyasya rāmasya caritaṃ bhūritejasaḥ
  • jāmadagnyasya -
  • jāmadagnya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    jāmadagnya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • rāmasya -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • caritam -
  • carita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    carita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caritā (noun, feminine)
  • bhūritejasaḥ -
  • bhūritejas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhūritejas (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhūritejasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.2.116

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 1.2.116 in Kannada sript:
ಋಶ್ಯಶೃಙ್ಗಸ್ಯ ಚರಿತಂ ಕೌಮಾರಬ್ರಹ್ಮಚಾರಿಣಃ ।
ಜಾಮದಗ್ನ್ಯಸ್ಯ ರಾಮಸ್ಯ ಚರಿತಂ ಭೂರಿತೇಜಸಃ ॥ ೧೧೬ ॥

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 1.2.116 in Bengali sript:
ঋশ্যশৃঙ্গস্য চরিতং কৌমারব্রহ্মচারিণঃ ।
জামদগ্ন্যস্য রামস্য চরিতং ভূরিতেজসঃ ॥ ১১৬ ॥

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 1.2.116 in Gujarati sript:
ઋશ્યશૃઙ્ગસ્ય ચરિતં કૌમારબ્રહ્મચારિણઃ ।
જામદગ્ન્યસ્ય રામસ્ય ચરિતં ભૂરિતેજસઃ ॥ ૧૧૬ ॥

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 1.2.116 in Malayalam sript:
ഋശ്യശൃങ്ഗസ്യ ചരിതം കൌമാരബ്രഹ്മചാരിണഃ ।
ജാമദഗ്ന്യസ്യ രാമസ്യ ചരിതം ഭൂരിതേജസഃ ॥ ൧൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.2.116 in Telugu sript:
ఋశ్యశృఙ్గస్య చరితం కౌమారబ్రహ్మచారిణః ।
జామదగ్న్యస్య రామస్య చరితం భూరితేజసః ॥ ౧౧౬ ॥

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