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 1.125.15

क्षत्तः क्षुब्धार्णवनिभः किमेष सुमहास्वनः ।
सहसैवोत्थितो रङ्गे भिन्दन्निव नभस्तलम् ॥ १५ ॥

kṣattaḥ kṣubdhārṇavanibhaḥ kimeṣa sumahāsvanaḥ |
sahasaivotthito raṅge bhindanniva nabhastalam || 15 ||

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

...thereupon embraced Karna in joy and then addressed him saying, 'Welcome O mighty-armed warrior! I have obtained you by good fortune, O polite one! Live you as you pleasest,...

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

Kshattri, Kshatta, Kshubdharnava, Nibha, Kimi, Sha, Sumahasvana, Sahasa, Sahas, Utthita, Ranga, Nabhastala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.125.15). 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: “kṣattaḥ kṣubdhārṇavanibhaḥ kimeṣa sumahāsvanaḥ
  • kṣattaḥ -
  • kṣattṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    kṣad -> kṣatta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṣad class 1 verb]
  • kṣubdhārṇava -
  • kṣubdhārṇava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nibhaḥ -
  • nibha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kime -
  • kimi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    kimi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • ṣa -
  • ṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sumahāsvanaḥ -
  • sumahāsvana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “sahasaivotthito raṅge bhindanniva nabhastalam
  • sahasai -
  • sahasā (indeclinable)
    sahasa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sahasa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sahas (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sahas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sahasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aivo -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • utthito* -
  • utthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • raṅge -
  • raṅga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    raṅga (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    raṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    raṅg (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • Cannot analyse bhindanniva*na
  • nabhastalam -
  • nabhastala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.125.15

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 1.125.15 in Kannada sript:
ಕ್ಷತ್ತಃ ಕ್ಷುಬ್ಧಾರ್ಣವನಿಭಃ ಕಿಮೇಷ ಸುಮಹಾಸ್ವನಃ ।
ಸಹಸೈವೋತ್ಥಿತೋ ರಙ್ಗೇ ಭಿನ್ದನ್ನಿವ ನಭಸ್ತಲಮ್ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 1.125.15 in Bengali sript:
ক্ষত্তঃ ক্ষুব্ধার্ণবনিভঃ কিমেষ সুমহাস্বনঃ ।
সহসৈবোত্থিতো রঙ্গে ভিন্দন্নিব নভস্তলম্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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 1.125.15 in Gujarati sript:
ક્ષત્તઃ ક્ષુબ્ધાર્ણવનિભઃ કિમેષ સુમહાસ્વનઃ ।
સહસૈવોત્થિતો રઙ્ગે ભિન્દન્નિવ નભસ્તલમ્ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 1.125.15 in Malayalam sript:
ക്ഷത്തഃ ക്ഷുബ്ധാര്ണവനിഭഃ കിമേഷ സുമഹാസ്വനഃ ।
സഹസൈവോത്ഥിതോ രങ്ഗേ ഭിന്ദന്നിവ നഭസ്തലമ് ॥ ൧൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.125.15 in Telugu sript:
క్షత్తః క్షుబ్ధార్ణవనిభః కిమేష సుమహాస్వనః ।
సహసైవోత్థితో రఙ్గే భిన్దన్నివ నభస్తలమ్ ॥ ౧౫ ॥

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