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).
अयं बलवतां श्रेष्ठः कुन्तीपुत्रो वृकोदरः ।
मध्यमः पाण्डुपुत्राणां निकृत्या संनिहन्यताम् ॥ २६ ॥
ayaṃ balavatāṃ śreṣṭhaḥ kuntīputro vṛkodaraḥ |
madhyamaḥ pāṇḍuputrāṇāṃ nikṛtyā saṃnihanyatām || 26 ||
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...hermitage of Bharadvaja to play with Drona and study in his company. O monarch, when Prishata was dead, this Drupada of mighty arms became the king of the northern Pancalas. About this...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.119.26). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “ayaṃ balavatāṃ śreṣṭhaḥ kuntīputro vṛkodaraḥ”
- ayam -
aya (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]idam (pronoun, masculine)[nominative single]
- balavatām -
balavat (noun, masculine)[genitive plural]balavat (noun, neuter)[genitive plural]balavatā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]
- śreṣṭhaḥ -
śreṣṭha (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- kuntī -
kuntī (noun, feminine)[compound], [nominative single]kunti (noun, masculine)[nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
- putro* -
putra (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- vṛkodaraḥ -
vṛkodara (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “madhyamaḥ pāṇḍuputrāṇāṃ nikṛtyā saṃnihanyatām”
- madhyamaḥ -
madhyama (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- pāṇḍuputrāṇām -
pāṇḍuputra (noun, masculine)[genitive plural]
- nikṛtyā -
nikṛti (noun, feminine)[instrumental single]nikṛtyā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- saṃni -
- hanyatām -
√han (verb class 1)[imperative passive third single]√han (verb class 2)[imperative passive third single]
Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.119.26