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 1.2.187

द्रौणिद्वैपायनादीनां शापाश्चान्योन्यकारिताः ।
तोयकर्मणि सर्वेषां राज्ञामुदकदानिके ॥ १८७ ॥

drauṇidvaipāyanādīnāṃ śāpāścānyonyakāritāḥ |
toyakarmaṇi sarveṣāṃ rājñāmudakadānike || 187 ||

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

...while Arjuna solicited Krishna as an unfighting counsellor. Then is described how, when the king of Madra was coming for the assistance of the Pandavas, Duryodhana, having deceived him...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.2.187). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Drauni, Dvaipayana, Shapa, Akarin, Tas, Toyakarman, Sarva, Rajan, Udakadanika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.2.187). 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: “drauṇidvaipāyanādīnāṃ śāpāścānyonyakāritāḥ
  • drauṇi -
  • drauṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    drauṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • dvaipāyanād -
  • dvaipāyana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    dvaipāyana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • īnām -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • śāpāś -
  • śāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • cānyo -
  • cam -> cānya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √cam]
    cam -> cānya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √cam]
  • unya -
  • ū (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • akāri -
  • akārin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    akārin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [aorist middle third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [aorist middle third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [aorist middle third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [aorist middle third single]
  • tāḥ -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “toyakarmaṇi sarveṣāṃ rājñāmudakadānike
  • toyakarmaṇi -
  • toyakarman (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • sarveṣām -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • rājñām -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • udakadānike -
  • udakadānika (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    udakadānika (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    udakadānikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.2.187

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 1.2.187 in Kannada sript:
ದ್ರೌಣಿದ್ವೈಪಾಯನಾದೀನಾಂ ಶಾಪಾಶ್ಚಾನ್ಯೋನ್ಯಕಾರಿತಾಃ ।
ತೋಯಕರ್ಮಣಿ ಸರ್ವೇಷಾಂ ರಾಜ್ಞಾಮುದಕದಾನಿಕೇ ॥ ೧೮೭ ॥

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 1.2.187 in Bengali sript:
দ্রৌণিদ্বৈপাযনাদীনাং শাপাশ্চান্যোন্যকারিতাঃ ।
তোযকর্মণি সর্বেষাং রাজ্ঞামুদকদানিকে ॥ ১৮৭ ॥

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 1.2.187 in Gujarati sript:
દ્રૌણિદ્વૈપાયનાદીનાં શાપાશ્ચાન્યોન્યકારિતાઃ ।
તોયકર્મણિ સર્વેષાં રાજ્ઞામુદકદાનિકે ॥ ૧૮૭ ॥

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 1.2.187 in Malayalam sript:
ദ്രൌണിദ്വൈപായനാദീനാം ശാപാശ്ചാന്യോന്യകാരിതാഃ ।
തോയകര്മണി സര്വേഷാം രാജ്ഞാമുദകദാനികേ ॥ ൧൮൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 1.2.187 in Telugu sript:
ద్రౌణిద్వైపాయనాదీనాం శాపాశ్చాన్యోన్యకారితాః ।
తోయకర్మణి సర్వేషాం రాజ్ఞాముదకదానికే ॥ ౧౮౭ ॥

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