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 2.3.10

यत्रेष्ट्वा सर्वभूतानामीश्वरेण महात्मना ।
आहृताः क्रतवो मुख्याः शतं भरतसत्तम ॥ १० ॥

yatreṣṭvā sarvabhūtānāmīśvareṇa mahātmanā |
āhṛtāḥ kratavo mukhyāḥ śataṃ bharatasattama || 10 ||

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

...Danavas) after slaughtering therewith all his foes in battle. Besides being heavy and strong and variegated with golden knobs, it is capable of bearing great weight, and of slaying all...

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

Yatra, Ishtva, Ishtu, Sarvabhuta, Ishvara, Mahatman, Mahatmana, Ahrita, Kratu, Mukhya, Shata, Bharatasattama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.3.10). 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: “yatreṣṭvā sarvabhūtānāmīśvareṇa mahātmanā
  • yatre -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    yatrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iṣṭvā -
  • iṣṭvā (indeclinable)
    iṣ -> iṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √iṣ]
    yaj -> iṣṭvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yaj]
    iṣṭu (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • sarvabhūtānām -
  • sarvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvabhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • īśvareṇa -
  • īśvara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    īśvara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mahātmanā -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “āhṛtāḥ kratavo mukhyāḥ śataṃ bharatasattama
  • āhṛtāḥ -
  • āhṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    āhṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kratavo* -
  • kratu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • mukhyāḥ -
  • mukhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mukhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • śatam -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śatā (noun, feminine)
  • bharatasattama -
  • bharatasattama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.3.10

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 2.3.10 in Kannada sript:
ಯತ್ರೇಷ್ಟ್ವಾ ಸರ್ವಭೂತಾನಾಮೀಶ್ವರೇಣ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಾ ।
ಆಹೃತಾಃ ಕ್ರತವೋ ಮುಖ್ಯಾಃ ಶತಂ ಭರತಸತ್ತಮ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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 2.3.10 in Bengali sript:
যত্রেষ্ট্বা সর্বভূতানামীশ্বরেণ মহাত্মনা ।
আহৃতাঃ ক্রতবো মুখ্যাঃ শতং ভরতসত্তম ॥ ১০ ॥

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 2.3.10 in Gujarati sript:
યત્રેષ્ટ્વા સર્વભૂતાનામીશ્વરેણ મહાત્મના ।
આહૃતાઃ ક્રતવો મુખ્યાઃ શતં ભરતસત્તમ ॥ ૧૦ ॥

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 2.3.10 in Malayalam sript:
യത്രേഷ്ട്വാ സര്വഭൂതാനാമീശ്വരേണ മഹാത്മനാ ।
ആഹൃതാഃ ക്രതവോ മുഖ്യാഃ ശതം ഭരതസത്തമ ॥ ൧൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 2.3.10 in Telugu sript:
యత్రేష్ట్వా సర్వభూతానామీశ్వరేణ మహాత్మనా ।
ఆహృతాః క్రతవో ముఖ్యాః శతం భరతసత్తమ ॥ ౧౦ ॥

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