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 1.135.5

मात्रा सह प्रदग्धव्याः पाण्डवाः पुरुषर्षभाः ।
इति व्यवसितं पार्थ धार्तराष्ट्रस्य मे श्रुतम् ॥ ५ ॥

mātrā saha pradagdhavyāḥ pāṇḍavāḥ puruṣarṣabhāḥ |
iti vyavasitaṃ pārtha dhārtarāṣṭrasya me śrutam || 5 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...was also burnt in the conflagration. And thus were the sons of Dhirtarashtra with their counsellors deceived in their expectations. And thus also were the illustrious Pandavas, by the advice...

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

Matri, Matra, Saha, Pradagdhavya, Pandava, Purusharshabha, Iti, Vyavasita, Partha, Dhartarashtra, Asmad, Shrut, Shruta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.135.5). 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: “mātrā saha pradagdhavyāḥ pāṇḍavāḥ puruṣarṣabhāḥ
  • mātrā -
  • mātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mātrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pradagdhavyāḥ -
  • pradagdhavya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pradagdhavyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pāṇḍavāḥ -
  • pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • puruṣarṣabhāḥ -
  • puruṣarṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “iti vyavasitaṃ pārtha dhārtarāṣṭrasya me śrutam
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vyavasitam -
  • vyavasita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vyavasita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vyavasitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pārtha -
  • pārtha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pārtha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhārtarāṣṭrasya -
  • dhārtarāṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    dhārtarāṣṭra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • śrutam -
  • śruta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śruta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śrut (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śru -> śruta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru -> śruta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.135.5

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

Buy now!
Cover of edition (2003)

The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)

ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;

Buy now!

Preview of verse 1.135.5 in Kannada sript:
ಮಾತ್ರಾ ಸಹ ಪ್ರದಗ್ಧವ್ಯಾಃ ಪಾಣ್ಡವಾಃ ಪುರುಷರ್ಷಭಾಃ ।
ಇತಿ ವ್ಯವಸಿತಂ ಪಾರ್ಥ ಧಾರ್ತರಾಷ್ಟ್ರಸ್ಯ ಮೇ ಶ್ರುತಮ್ ॥ ೫ ॥

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.]

Buy now!
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.

Buy now!
Cover of Bengali edition

The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)

3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 1.135.5 in Bengali sript:
মাত্রা সহ প্রদগ্ধব্যাঃ পাণ্ডবাঃ পুরুষর্ষভাঃ ।
ইতি ব্যবসিতং পার্থ ধার্তরাষ্ট্রস্য মে শ্রুতম্ ॥ ৫ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

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 1.135.5 in Gujarati sript:
માત્રા સહ પ્રદગ્ધવ્યાઃ પાણ્ડવાઃ પુરુષર્ષભાઃ ।
ઇતિ વ્યવસિતં પાર્થ ધાર્તરાષ્ટ્રસ્ય મે શ્રુતમ્ ॥ ૫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 1.135.5 in Malayalam sript:
മാത്രാ സഹ പ്രദഗ്ധവ്യാഃ പാണ്ഡവാഃ പുരുഷര്ഷഭാഃ ।
ഇതി വ്യവസിതം പാര്ഥ ധാര്തരാഷ്ട്രസ്യ മേ ശ്രുതമ് ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

Buy now!

Preview of verse 1.135.5 in Telugu sript:
మాత్రా సహ ప్రదగ్ధవ్యాః పాణ్డవాః పురుషర్షభాః ।
ఇతి వ్యవసితం పార్థ ధార్తరాష్ట్రస్య మే శ్రుతమ్ ॥ ౫ ॥

Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: