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 1.96.28

ततः स पुरुषव्याघ्रो भीष्मः परबलार्दनः ।
तद्वाक्याकुलितः क्रोधाद्विधूमोऽग्निरिव ज्वलन् ॥ २८ ॥

tataḥ sa puruṣavyāghro bhīṣmaḥ parabalārdanaḥ |
tadvākyākulitaḥ krodhādvidhūmo'gniriva jvalan || 28 ||

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

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Purushavyaghra, Bhishma, Parabala, Ardana, Tadva, Tadvan, Akulita, Krodha, Vidhuma, Agni, Iva, Jvalat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.96.28). 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: “tataḥ sa puruṣavyāghro bhīṣmaḥ parabalārdanaḥ
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (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]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puruṣavyāghro* -
  • puruṣavyāghra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhīṣmaḥ -
  • bhīṣma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • parabalā -
  • parabala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ardanaḥ -
  • ardana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tadvākyākulitaḥ krodhādvidhūmo'gniriva jvalan
  • tadvā -
  • tadvā (indeclinable)
    tadvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • akyā -
  • ak -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ak]
    añc -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √añc]
  • ākulitaḥ -
  • ākulita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • krodhād -
  • krodha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    krodha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • vidhūmo' -
  • vidhūma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • agnir -
  • agni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • jvalan -
  • jvalat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    jval -> jvalat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √jval class 1 verb], [vocative single from √jval class 1 verb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.96.28

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 1.96.28 in Kannada sript:
ತತಃ ಸ ಪುರುಷವ್ಯಾಘ್ರೋ ಭೀಷ್ಮಃ ಪರಬಲಾರ್ದನಃ ।
ತದ್ವಾಕ್ಯಾಕುಲಿತಃ ಕ್ರೋಧಾದ್ವಿಧೂಮೋಽಗ್ನಿರಿವ ಜ್ವಲನ್ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

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 1.96.28 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ স পুরুষব্যাঘ্রো ভীষ্মঃ পরবলার্দনঃ ।
তদ্বাক্যাকুলিতঃ ক্রোধাদ্বিধূমোঽগ্নিরিব জ্বলন্ ॥ ২৮ ॥

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 1.96.28 in Gujarati sript:
તતઃ સ પુરુષવ્યાઘ્રો ભીષ્મઃ પરબલાર્દનઃ ।
તદ્વાક્યાકુલિતઃ ક્રોધાદ્વિધૂમોઽગ્નિરિવ જ્વલન્ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 1.96.28 in Malayalam sript:
തതഃ സ പുരുഷവ്യാഘ്രോ ഭീഷ്മഃ പരബലാര്ദനഃ ।
തദ്വാക്യാകുലിതഃ ക്രോധാദ്വിധൂമോഽഗ്നിരിവ ജ്വലന് ॥ ൨൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.96.28 in Telugu sript:
తతః స పురుషవ్యాఘ్రో భీష్మః పరబలార్దనః ।
తద్వాక్యాకులితః క్రోధాద్విధూమోఽగ్నిరివ జ్వలన్ ॥ ౨౮ ॥

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