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 1.17.3

ततो देवगणाः सर्वे पपुस्तदमृतं तदा ।
विष्णोः सकाशात्संप्राप्य संभ्रमे तुमुले सति ॥ ३ ॥

tato devagaṇāḥ sarve papustadamṛtaṃ tadā |
viṣṇoḥ sakāśātsaṃprāpya saṃbhrame tumule sati || 3 ||

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

...The gods, the Apsaras and the Kinnaras visit the place. Upwards it rises eleven thousand yojanas, and descends downwards as much. The gods wanted to tear it up and use it as a churning...

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

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Devagana, Sarva, Papu, Tadam, Tada, Ritam, Rita, Vishnu, Sakasha, Samprapya, Sambhrama, Tumula, Sat, Sati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.17.3). 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: “tato devagaṇāḥ sarve papustadamṛtaṃ tadā
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • devagaṇāḥ -
  • devagaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • papus -
  • papu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    papu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
    pai (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • tadam -
  • tadam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ṛtam -
  • ṛtam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “viṣṇoḥ sakāśātsaṃprāpya saṃbhrame tumule sati
  • viṣṇoḥ -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • sakāśāt -
  • sakāśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sakāśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • samprāpya -
  • samprāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samprāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sambhrame -
  • sambhrama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sambhrama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sambhramā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tumule -
  • tumula (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    tumula (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tumulā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sati -
  • satī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sati (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.17.3

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 1.17.3 in Kannada sript:
ತತೋ ದೇವಗಣಾಃ ಸರ್ವೇ ಪಪುಸ್ತದಮೃತಂ ತದಾ ।
ವಿಷ್ಣೋಃ ಸಕಾಶಾತ್ಸಂಪ್ರಾಪ್ಯ ಸಂಭ್ರಮೇ ತುಮುಲೇ ಸತಿ ॥ ೩ ॥

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 1.17.3 in Bengali sript:
ততো দেবগণাঃ সর্বে পপুস্তদমৃতং তদা ।
বিষ্ণোঃ সকাশাত্সংপ্রাপ্য সংভ্রমে তুমুলে সতি ॥ ৩ ॥

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 1.17.3 in Gujarati sript:
તતો દેવગણાઃ સર્વે પપુસ્તદમૃતં તદા ।
વિષ્ણોઃ સકાશાત્સંપ્રાપ્ય સંભ્રમે તુમુલે સતિ ॥ ૩ ॥

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 1.17.3 in Malayalam sript:
തതോ ദേവഗണാഃ സര്വേ പപുസ്തദമൃതം തദാ ।
വിഷ്ണോഃ സകാശാത്സംപ്രാപ്യ സംഭ്രമേ തുമുലേ സതി ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 1.17.3 in Telugu sript:
తతో దేవగణాః సర్వే పపుస్తదమృతం తదా ।
విష్ణోః సకాశాత్సంప్రాప్య సంభ్రమే తుములే సతి ॥ ౩ ॥

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