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 1.26.30

अभूतपूर्वं संग्रामे तदा देवासुरेऽपि च ।
ववुर्वाताः सनिर्घाताः पेतुरुल्काः समन्ततः ॥ ३० ॥

abhūtapūrvaṃ saṃgrāme tadā devāsure'pi ca |
vavurvātāḥ sanirghātāḥ peturulkāḥ samantataḥ || 30 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. poison or an edged weapon. A Brahmana, it has been said, is the master of all creatures. For these and other reasons, a Brahmana is the adored of the virtuous. O child, he is never...

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

Abhutapurva, Sangrama, Tada, Devasura, Api, Vata, Sanirghata, Ulka, Samantatah, Samantatas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.26.30). 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: “abhūtapūrvaṃ saṃgrāme tadā devāsure'pi ca
  • abhūtapūrvam -
  • abhūtapūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    abhūtapūrva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    abhūtapūrvā (noun, feminine)
  • saṅgrāme -
  • saṅgrāma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṅgrāma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • tadā* -
  • tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • devāsure' -
  • devāsura (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    devāsura (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    devāsurā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “vavurvātāḥ sanirghātāḥ peturulkāḥ samantataḥ
  • vavur -
  • (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    vai (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • vātāḥ -
  • vāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    -> vāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 2 verb]
    -> vātā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √ class 2 verb]
  • sanirghātāḥ -
  • sanirghāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sanirghātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • petur -
  • pat (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    pat (verb class 4)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • ulkāḥ -
  • ulka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ulkā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • samantataḥ -
  • samantataḥ (indeclinable)
    samantatas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.26.30

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 1.26.30 in Kannada sript:
ಅಭೂತಪೂರ್ವಂ ಸಂಗ್ರಾಮೇ ತದಾ ದೇವಾಸುರೇಽಪಿ ಚ ।
ವವುರ್ವಾತಾಃ ಸನಿರ್ಘಾತಾಃ ಪೇತುರುಲ್ಕಾಃ ಸಮನ್ತತಃ ॥ ೩೦ ॥

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 1.26.30 in Bengali sript:
অভূতপূর্বং সংগ্রামে তদা দেবাসুরেঽপি চ ।
ববুর্বাতাঃ সনির্ঘাতাঃ পেতুরুল্কাঃ সমন্ততঃ ॥ ৩০ ॥

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 1.26.30 in Gujarati sript:
અભૂતપૂર્વં સંગ્રામે તદા દેવાસુરેઽપિ ચ ।
વવુર્વાતાઃ સનિર્ઘાતાઃ પેતુરુલ્કાઃ સમન્તતઃ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

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 1.26.30 in Malayalam sript:
അഭൂതപൂര്വം സംഗ്രാമേ തദാ ദേവാസുരേഽപി ച ।
വവുര്വാതാഃ സനിര്ഘാതാഃ പേതുരുല്കാഃ സമന്തതഃ ॥ ൩൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.26.30 in Telugu sript:
అభూతపూర్వం సంగ్రామే తదా దేవాసురేఽపి చ ।
వవుర్వాతాః సనిర్ఘాతాః పేతురుల్కాః సమన్తతః ॥ ౩౦ ॥

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