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 1.213.27

सत्यकः सात्यकिश्चैव कृतवर्मा च सात्वतः ।
प्रद्युम्नश्चैव साम्बश्च निशठः शङ्कुरेव च ॥ २७ ॥

satyakaḥ sātyakiścaiva kṛtavarmā ca sātvataḥ |
pradyumnaścaiva sāmbaśca niśaṭhaḥ śaṅkureva ca || 27 ||

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...receiving faggots to increase their splendour. And after they were seated in that court which was like unto a conclave of the celestials themselves, the chief officer of the court, assisted...

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

Satyaka, Satyaki, Kritavarman, Kritavarma, Satvat, Satvata, Pradyumna, Samba, Nishatha, Shankura, Iva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.213.27). 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: “satyakaḥ sātyakiścaiva kṛtavarmā ca sātvataḥ
  • satyakaḥ -
  • satyaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sātyakiś -
  • sātyaki (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • kṛtavarmā -
  • kṛtavarman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛtavarmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sātvataḥ -
  • sātvat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sātvata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pradyumnaścaiva sāmbaśca niśaṭhaḥ śaṅkureva ca
  • pradyumnaś -
  • pradyumna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • sāmbaś -
  • sāmba (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • niśaṭhaḥ -
  • niśaṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śaṅkure -
  • śaṅkura (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    śaṅkura (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śaṅkurā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.213.27

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 1.213.27 in Kannada sript:
ಸತ್ಯಕಃ ಸಾತ್ಯಕಿಶ್ಚೈವ ಕೃತವರ್ಮಾ ಚ ಸಾತ್ವತಃ ।
ಪ್ರದ್ಯುಮ್ನಶ್ಚೈವ ಸಾಮ್ಬಶ್ಚ ನಿಶಠಃ ಶಙ್ಕುರೇವ ಚ ॥ ೨೭ ॥

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 1.213.27 in Bengali sript:
সত্যকঃ সাত্যকিশ্চৈব কৃতবর্মা চ সাত্বতঃ ।
প্রদ্যুম্নশ্চৈব সাম্বশ্চ নিশঠঃ শঙ্কুরেব চ ॥ ২৭ ॥

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 1.213.27 in Gujarati sript:
સત્યકઃ સાત્યકિશ્ચૈવ કૃતવર્મા ચ સાત્વતઃ ।
પ્રદ્યુમ્નશ્ચૈવ સામ્બશ્ચ નિશઠઃ શઙ્કુરેવ ચ ॥ ૨૭ ॥

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 1.213.27 in Malayalam sript:
സത്യകഃ സാത്യകിശ്ചൈവ കൃതവര്മാ ച സാത്വതഃ ।
പ്രദ്യുമ്നശ്ചൈവ സാമ്ബശ്ച നിശഠഃ ശങ്കുരേവ ച ॥ ൨൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 1.213.27 in Telugu sript:
సత్యకః సాత్యకిశ్చైవ కృతవర్మా చ సాత్వతః ।
ప్రద్యుమ్నశ్చైవ సామ్బశ్చ నిశఠః శఙ్కురేవ చ ॥ ౨౭ ॥

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