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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).
का त्वं ताम्रनखी श्यामा सुमृष्टमणिकुण्डला ।
दीर्घं ध्यायसि चात्यर्थं कस्माच्छ्वसिषि चातुरा ॥ १७ ॥
kā tvaṃ tāmranakhī śyāmā sumṛṣṭamaṇikuṇḍalā |
dīrghaṃ dhyāyasi cātyarthaṃ kasmācchvasiṣi cāturā || 17 ||
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...seeks the good of Indra, so do I always seek thine by my ascetic merits.' "Vrishaparvan then said, 'O Bhargava, you are the absolute master of whatever is possessed by the Asura chiefs...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 (1.73.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
Tva, Yushmad, Tamranakhi, Shyama, Sumrishta, Ani, Kundala, Dirgham, Dirgha, Artha, Kasmat, Kah, Kim, Catura,
Analysis of Sanskrit grammar
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- Line 1: “kā tvaṃ tāmranakhī śyāmā sumṛṣṭamaṇikuṇḍalā”
- kā -
kā (indeclinable interrogative)[indeclinable interrogative]kā (pronoun, feminine)[nominative single]
- tvam -
tva (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]tva (noun, masculine)[accusative single]yuṣmad (pronoun, none)[nominative single]
- tāmranakhī -
tāmranakhī (noun, feminine)[compound], [nominative single]
- śyāmā -
śyāmā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- sumṛṣṭam -
sumṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]sumṛṣṭa (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]sumṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- aṇi -
aṇi (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb]aṇī (noun, feminine)[adverb], [vocative single]
- kuṇḍalā -
kuṇḍalā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “dīrghaṃ dhyāyasi cātyarthaṃ kasmācchvasiṣi cāturā”
- dīrgham -
dīrgham (indeclinable)[indeclinable]dīrgha (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]dīrgha (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]dīrghā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- dhyāyasi -
√dhyā (verb class 1)[present active second single]
- cāt -
ca (noun, masculine)[adverb], [ablative single]ca (noun, neuter)[adverb], [ablative single]
- ya -
i (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]ī (noun, feminine)[compound], [adverb]ī (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb]e (noun, masculine)[adverb]
- artham -
artha (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]artha (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
- kasmācch -
kasmāt (indeclinable)[indeclinable]ka (noun, masculine)[ablative single]kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)[ablative single]kim (pronoun, neuter)[ablative single]
- śvasiṣi -
√śvas (verb class 2)[present active second single]
- cāturā -
cāturā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.73.17
The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)
ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;Buy now!
Preview of verse 1.73.17 in Kannada sript:
ಕಾ ತ್ವಂ ತಾಮ್ರನಖೀ ಶ್ಯಾಮಾ ಸುಮೃಷ್ಟಮಣಿಕುಣ್ಡಲಾ ।
ದೀರ್ಘಂ ಧ್ಯಾಯಸಿ ಚಾತ್ಯರ್ಥಂ ಕಸ್ಮಾಚ್ಛ್ವಸಿಷಿ ಚಾತುರಾ ॥ ೧೭ ॥
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.]Buy now!
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.Buy now!
The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)
3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]Buy now!
Preview of verse 1.73.17 in Bengali sript:
কা ত্বং তাম্রনখী শ্যামা সুমৃষ্টমণিকুণ্ডলা ।
দীর্ঘং ধ্যাযসি চাত্যর্থং কস্মাচ্ছ্বসিষি চাতুরা ॥ ১৭ ॥
Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)
14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]Buy now!
Preview of verse 1.73.17 in Gujarati sript:
કા ત્વં તામ્રનખી શ્યામા સુમૃષ્ટમણિકુણ્ડલા ।
દીર્ઘં ધ્યાયસિ ચાત્યર્થં કસ્માચ્છ્વસિષિ ચાતુરા ॥ ૧૭ ॥
Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)
1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]Buy now!
Preview of verse 1.73.17 in Malayalam sript:
കാ ത്വം താമ്രനഖീ ശ്യാമാ സുമൃഷ്ടമണികുണ്ഡലാ ।
ദീര്ഘം ധ്യായസി ചാത്യര്ഥം കസ്മാച്ഛ്വസിഷി ചാതുരാ ॥ ൧൭ ॥
Mahabharata in Telugu (7 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)
Preview of verse 1.73.17 in Telugu sript:
కా త్వం తామ్రనఖీ శ్యామా సుమృష్టమణికుణ్డలా ।
దీర్ఘం ధ్యాయసి చాత్యర్థం కస్మాచ్ఛ్వసిషి చాతురా ॥ ౧౭ ॥