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 2.24.5

मृदङ्गवरनादेन रथनेमिस्वनेन च ।
हस्तिनां च निनादेन कम्पयन्वसुधामिमाम् ॥ ५ ॥

mṛdaṅgavaranādena rathanemisvanena ca |
hastināṃ ca ninādena kampayanvasudhāmimām || 5 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. their head walked round that tiger among men who was never fatigued with exertion.' "And after the illustrious Krishna, the son of Devaki, had departed (from Indraprastha) having acquired...

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

Mridanga, Varat, Ada, Svana, Hastin, Ninada, Kampayat, Vasudha, Iyam, Idam,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.24.5). 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: “mṛdaṅgavaranādena rathanemisvanena ca
  • mṛdaṅga -
  • mṛdaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • varan -
  • vṛ -> varat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vṛ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vṛ class 1 verb]
  • ādena -
  • āda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    āda (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • rathanemi -
  • rathanemi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • svanena -
  • svana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    svana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “hastināṃ ca ninādena kampayanvasudhāmimām
  • hastinām -
  • hastin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    hastin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ninādena -
  • nināda (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • kampayan -
  • kamp -> kampayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kamp], [vocative single from √kamp]
    kampayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • vasudhām -
  • vasudhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    vasudhā (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single], [genitive plural]
  • imām -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.24.5

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;

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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 2.24.5 in Kannada sript:
ಮೃದಙ್ಗವರನಾದೇನ ರಥನೇಮಿಸ್ವನೇನ ಚ ।
ಹಸ್ತಿನಾಂ ಚ ನಿನಾದೇನ ಕಮ್ಪಯನ್ವಸುಧಾಮಿಮಾಮ್ ॥ 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.]

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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 2.24.5 in Bengali sript:
মৃদঙ্গবরনাদেন রথনেমিস্বনেন চ ।
হস্তিনাং চ নিনাদেন কম্পযন্বসুধামিমাম্ ॥ 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]

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Preview of verse 2.24.5 in Gujarati sript:
મૃદઙ્ગવરનાદેન રથનેમિસ્વનેન ચ ।
હસ્તિનાં ચ નિનાદેન કમ્પયન્વસુધામિમામ્ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 2.24.5 in Malayalam sript:
മൃദങ്ഗവരനാദേന രഥനേമിസ്വനേന ച ।
ഹസ്തിനാം ച നിനാദേന കമ്പയന്വസുധാമിമാമ് ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 2.24.5 in Telugu sript:
మృదఙ్గవరనాదేన రథనేమిస్వనేన చ ।
హస్తినాం చ నినాదేన కమ్పయన్వసుధామిమామ్ ॥ ౫ ॥

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