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 1.2.141

श्रुत्वा च पाण्डवान्यत्र वासुदेवपुरोगमान् ।
प्रजागरः संप्रजज्ञे धृतराष्ट्रस्य चिन्तया ॥ १४१ ॥

śrutvā ca pāṇḍavānyatra vāsudevapurogamān |
prajāgaraḥ saṃprajajñe dhṛtarāṣṭrasya cintayā || 141 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...Sakuni; Dhananjaya’s allaying the wrath of Krishna; Draupadi’s lamentations before Madhava; Krishna’s cheering her; the fall of Sauva also has been here described by the Rishi; also...

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

Pandava, Atra, Vasudeva, Purogama, Prajagara, Prajajni, Dhritarashtra, Cinta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.2.141). 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: “śrutvā ca pāṇḍavānyatra vāsudevapurogamān
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāṇḍavānya -
  • pāṇḍava (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāsudeva -
  • vāsudeva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāsudeva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • purogamān -
  • purogama (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “prajāgaraḥ saṃprajajñe dhṛtarāṣṭrasya cintayā
  • prajāgaraḥ -
  • prajāgara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prajajñe -
  • prajajñi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    prajajñi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • dhṛtarāṣṭrasya -
  • dhṛtarāṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • cintayā -
  • cintā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.2.141

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 1.2.141 in Kannada sript:
ಶ್ರುತ್ವಾ ಚ ಪಾಣ್ಡವಾನ್ಯತ್ರ ವಾಸುದೇವಪುರೋಗಮಾನ್ ।
ಪ್ರಜಾಗರಃ ಸಂಪ್ರಜಜ್ಞೇ ಧೃತರಾಷ್ಟ್ರಸ್ಯ ಚಿನ್ತಯಾ ॥ ೧೪೧ ॥

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 1.2.141 in Bengali sript:
শ্রুত্বা চ পাণ্ডবান্যত্র বাসুদেবপুরোগমান্ ।
প্রজাগরঃ সংপ্রজজ্ঞে ধৃতরাষ্ট্রস্য চিন্তযা ॥ ১৪১ ॥

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 1.2.141 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રુત્વા ચ પાણ્ડવાન્યત્ર વાસુદેવપુરોગમાન્ ।
પ્રજાગરઃ સંપ્રજજ્ઞે ધૃતરાષ્ટ્રસ્ય ચિન્તયા ॥ ૧૪૧ ॥

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 1.2.141 in Malayalam sript:
ശ്രുത്വാ ച പാണ്ഡവാന്യത്ര വാസുദേവപുരോഗമാന് ।
പ്രജാഗരഃ സംപ്രജജ്ഞേ ധൃതരാഷ്ട്രസ്യ ചിന്തയാ ॥ ൧൪൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.2.141 in Telugu sript:
శ్రుత్వా చ పాణ్డవాన్యత్ర వాసుదేవపురోగమాన్ ।
ప్రజాగరః సంప్రజజ్ఞే ధృతరాష్ట్రస్య చిన్తయా ॥ ౧౪౧ ॥

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