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 1.3.102

स पुरुष उत्तङ्कमभ्यभाषत ।
उत्तङ्कैतत्पुरीषमस्य ऋषभस्य भक्षयस्वेति ॥ १०२ ॥

sa puruṣa uttaṅkamabhyabhāṣata |
uttaṅkaitatpurīṣamasya ṛṣabhasya bhakṣayasveti || 102 ||

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...myself by begging'. And his preceptor said, 'What is obtained in alms should not be used by you without offering it to me.' And Upamanyu, thus told, went away. And having obtained...

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

Purusha, Uttanka, Abhi, Etad, Purishama, Rishabha, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.3.102). 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: “sa puruṣa uttaṅkamabhyabhāṣata
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puruṣa* -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uttaṅkam -
  • uttaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttaṅka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • abhya -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
  • abhāṣata -
  • bhāṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle third single]
  • Line 2: “uttaṅkaitatpurīṣamasya ṛṣabhasya bhakṣayasveti
  • uttaṅkai -
  • uttaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uttaṅka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • purīṣamasya -
  • purīṣama (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • ṛṣabhasya -
  • ṛṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • bhakṣayasve -
  • bhakṣ (verb class 10)
    [imperative middle second single]
    bhakṣ (verb class 0)
    [imperative middle second single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.3.102

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 1.3.102 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ಪುರುಷ ಉತ್ತಙ್ಕಮಭ್ಯಭಾಷತ ।
ಉತ್ತಙ್ಕೈತತ್ಪುರೀಷಮಸ್ಯ ಋಷಭಸ್ಯ ಭಕ್ಷಯಸ್ವೇತಿ ॥ ೧೦೨ ॥

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 1.3.102 in Bengali sript:
স পুরুষ উত্তঙ্কমভ্যভাষত ।
উত্তঙ্কৈতত্পুরীষমস্য ঋষভস্য ভক্ষযস্বেতি ॥ ১০২ ॥

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 1.3.102 in Gujarati sript:
સ પુરુષ ઉત્તઙ્કમભ્યભાષત ।
ઉત્તઙ્કૈતત્પુરીષમસ્ય ઋષભસ્ય ભક્ષયસ્વેતિ ॥ ૧૦૨ ॥

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 1.3.102 in Malayalam sript:
സ പുരുഷ ഉത്തങ്കമഭ്യഭാഷത ।
ഉത്തങ്കൈതത്പുരീഷമസ്യ ഋഷഭസ്യ ഭക്ഷയസ്വേതി ॥ ൧൦൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.3.102 in Telugu sript:
స పురుష ఉత్తఙ్కమభ్యభాషత ।
ఉత్తఙ్కైతత్పురీషమస్య ఋషభస్య భక్షయస్వేతి ॥ ౧౦౨ ॥

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