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 1.196.11

ततस्ते पार्थिवश्रेष्ठ पूज्यमानाः सदा त्वया ।
प्रकृतीनामनुमते पदे स्थास्यन्ति पैतृके ॥ ११ ॥

tataste pārthivaśreṣṭha pūjyamānāḥ sadā tvayā |
prakṛtīnāmanumate pade sthāsyanti paitṛke || 11 ||

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

...Pandavas used to disregard us, of old. Bhima is fierce and brave and the (sole) refuge of the Pandavas. If he be slain, the others will be deprived of strength and energy. Deprived of Bhima...

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

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Yushmad, Parthivashreshtha, Pujyamana, Sada, Sad, Tva, Prakriti, Anumate, Anumata, Anumati, Pada, Padi, Pad, Sthasyat, Sthasyanti, Paitrika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.196.11). 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: “tataste pārthivaśreṣṭha pūjyamānāḥ sadā tvayā
  • tatas -
  • 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]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • pārthivaśreṣṭha -
  • pārthivaśreṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pūjyamānāḥ -
  • pūj -> pūjyamāna (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √pūj class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √pūj class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √pūj class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √pūj class 10 verb]
    pūj -> pūjyamānā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √pūj class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √pūj class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √pūj class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √pūj class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √pūj class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √pūj class 10 verb]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “prakṛtīnāmanumate pade sthāsyanti paitṛke
  • prakṛtīnām -
  • prakṛti (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • anumate -
  • anumate (indeclinable)
    anumata (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    anumata (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anumatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anumati (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • pade -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    padi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pad (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • sthāsyanti -
  • sthā -> sthāsyat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthāsyantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [future active third plural]
  • paitṛke -
  • paitṛka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    paitṛka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.196.11

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;

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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 1.196.11 in Kannada sript:
ತತಸ್ತೇ ಪಾರ್ಥಿವಶ್ರೇಷ್ಠ ಪೂಜ್ಯಮಾನಾಃ ಸದಾ ತ್ವಯಾ ।
ಪ್ರಕೃತೀನಾಮನುಮತೇ ಪದೇ ಸ್ಥಾಸ್ಯನ್ತಿ ಪೈತೃಕೇ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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 1.196.11 in Bengali sript:
ততস্তে পার্থিবশ্রেষ্ঠ পূজ্যমানাঃ সদা ত্বযা ।
প্রকৃতীনামনুমতে পদে স্থাস্যন্তি পৈতৃকে ॥ ১১ ॥

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 1.196.11 in Gujarati sript:
તતસ્તે પાર્થિવશ્રેષ્ઠ પૂજ્યમાનાઃ સદા ત્વયા ।
પ્રકૃતીનામનુમતે પદે સ્થાસ્યન્તિ પૈતૃકે ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 1.196.11 in Malayalam sript:
തതസ്തേ പാര്ഥിവശ്രേഷ്ഠ പൂജ്യമാനാഃ സദാ ത്വയാ ।
പ്രകൃതീനാമനുമതേ പദേ സ്ഥാസ്യന്തി പൈതൃകേ ॥ ൧൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 1.196.11 in Telugu sript:
తతస్తే పార్థివశ్రేష్ఠ పూజ్యమానాః సదా త్వయా ।
ప్రకృతీనామనుమతే పదే స్థాస్యన్తి పైతృకే ॥ ౧౧ ॥

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