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 1.61.58

आषाढो वायुवेगश्च भूरितेजास्तथैव च ।
एकलव्यः सुमित्रश्च वाटधानोऽथ गोमुखः ॥ ५८ ॥

āṣāḍho vāyuvegaśca bhūritejāstathaiva ca |
ekalavyaḥ sumitraśca vāṭadhāno'tha gomukhaḥ || 58 ||

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

...maiden-hood, the god Surya. And the lord of light thereupon made her conceive and begot on her a son who became the first of all wielders of weapons. From fear of relatives she brought forth...

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

Ashadha, Vayuvega, Bhuritejas, Tatha, Ekalavya, Sumitra, Vatadhana, Atha, Gomukha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.61.58). 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: “āṣāḍho vāyuvegaśca bhūritejāstathaiva ca
  • āṣāḍho* -
  • āṣāḍha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vāyuvegaś -
  • vāyuvega (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūritejās -
  • bhūritejas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tatha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “ekalavyaḥ sumitraśca vāṭadhāno'tha gomukhaḥ
  • ekalavyaḥ -
  • ekalavya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sumitraś -
  • sumitra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāṭadhāno' -
  • vāṭadhāna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • gomukhaḥ -
  • gomukha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.61.58

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 1.61.58 in Kannada sript:
ಆಷಾಢೋ ವಾಯುವೇಗಶ್ಚ ಭೂರಿತೇಜಾಸ್ತಥೈವ ಚ ।
ಏಕಲವ್ಯಃ ಸುಮಿತ್ರಶ್ಚ ವಾಟಧಾನೋಽಥ ಗೋಮುಖಃ ॥ ೫೮ ॥

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 1.61.58 in Bengali sript:
আষাঢো বাযুবেগশ্চ ভূরিতেজাস্তথৈব চ ।
একলব্যঃ সুমিত্রশ্চ বাটধানোঽথ গোমুখঃ ॥ ৫৮ ॥

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 1.61.58 in Gujarati sript:
આષાઢો વાયુવેગશ્ચ ભૂરિતેજાસ્તથૈવ ચ ।
એકલવ્યઃ સુમિત્રશ્ચ વાટધાનોઽથ ગોમુખઃ ॥ ૫૮ ॥

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 1.61.58 in Malayalam sript:
ആഷാഢോ വായുവേഗശ്ച ഭൂരിതേജാസ്തഥൈവ ച ।
ഏകലവ്യഃ സുമിത്രശ്ച വാടധാനോഽഥ ഗോമുഖഃ ॥ ൫൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 1.61.58 in Telugu sript:
ఆషాఢో వాయువేగశ్చ భూరితేజాస్తథైవ చ ।
ఏకలవ్యః సుమిత్రశ్చ వాటధానోఽథ గోముఖః ॥ ౫౮ ॥

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