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 1.2.119

जन्तूपाख्यानमत्रैव यत्र पुत्रेण सोमकः ।
पुत्रार्थमयजद्राजा लेभे पुत्रशतं च सः ॥ ११९ ॥

jantūpākhyānamatraiva yatra putreṇa somakaḥ |
putrārthamayajadrājā lebhe putraśataṃ ca saḥ || 119 ||

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

...parva then treats of the departure of Arjuna for the forest according to the vow, he having seen Draupadi and Yudhishthira sitting together as he entered the chamber to take out arms for...

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

Jantu, Upakhyana, Atraiva, Yatra, Putra, Somaka, Putrartha, Raja, Shata, Sah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.2.119). 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: “jantūpākhyānamatraiva yatra putreṇa somakaḥ
  • jantū -
  • jantu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jan (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third single]
  • upākhyānam -
  • upākhyāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • atraiva -
  • atraiva (indeclinable)
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • putreṇa -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • somakaḥ -
  • somaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “putrārthamayajadrājā lebhe putraśataṃ ca saḥ
  • putrārtham -
  • putrārtha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    putrārtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ayajad -
  • yaj (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • rājā* -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rājā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • lebhe -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • putra -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śatam -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śatā (noun, feminine)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.2.119

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 1.2.119 in Kannada sript:
ಜನ್ತೂಪಾಖ್ಯಾನಮತ್ರೈವ ಯತ್ರ ಪುತ್ರೇಣ ಸೋಮಕಃ ।
ಪುತ್ರಾರ್ಥಮಯಜದ್ರಾಜಾ ಲೇಭೇ ಪುತ್ರಶತಂ ಚ ಸಃ ॥ ೧೧೯ ॥

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 1.2.119 in Bengali sript:
জন্তূপাখ্যানমত্রৈব যত্র পুত্রেণ সোমকঃ ।
পুত্রার্থমযজদ্রাজা লেভে পুত্রশতং চ সঃ ॥ ১১৯ ॥

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 1.2.119 in Gujarati sript:
જન્તૂપાખ્યાનમત્રૈવ યત્ર પુત્રેણ સોમકઃ ।
પુત્રાર્થમયજદ્રાજા લેભે પુત્રશતં ચ સઃ ॥ ૧૧૯ ॥

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 1.2.119 in Malayalam sript:
ജന്തൂപാഖ്യാനമത്രൈവ യത്ര പുത്രേണ സോമകഃ ।
പുത്രാര്ഥമയജദ്രാജാ ലേഭേ പുത്രശതം ച സഃ ॥ ൧൧൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.2.119 in Telugu sript:
జన్తూపాఖ్యానమత్రైవ యత్ర పుత్రేణ సోమకః ।
పుత్రార్థమయజద్రాజా లేభే పుత్రశతం చ సః ॥ ౧౧౯ ॥

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