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 2.36.2

केशवं केशिहन्तारमप्रमेयपराक्रमम् ।
पूज्यमानं मया यो वः कृष्णं न सहते नृपाः ॥ २ ॥

keśavaṃ keśihantāramaprameyaparākramam |
pūjyamānaṃ mayā yo vaḥ kṛṣṇaṃ na sahate nṛpāḥ || 2 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. Krishna. The sun, the moon, the constellations, the planets, all the principal directions, the intermediate directions, are all established in Krishna....

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

Keshava, Keshihantri, Aprameya, Parakrama, Pujyamana, Maya, Yah, Yushmad, Krishna, Sahat, Sahata, Nripa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.36.2). 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: “keśavaṃ keśihantāramaprameyaparākramam
  • keśavam -
  • keśava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    keśava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    keśavā (noun, feminine)
  • keśihantāram -
  • keśihantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • aprameya -
  • aprameya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aprameya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parākramam -
  • parākrama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “pūjyamānaṃ mayā yo vaḥ kṛṣṇaṃ na sahate nṛpāḥ
  • pūjyamānam -
  • pūj -> pūjyamāna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √pūj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √pūj class 10 verb]
    pūj -> pūjyamāna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pūj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √pūj class 1 verb], [nominative single from √pūj class 10 verb], [accusative single from √pūj class 10 verb]
  • mayā* -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vaḥ -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • kṛṣṇam -
  • kṛṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṛṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṛṣṇā (noun, feminine)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahate -
  • sahat (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    sahat (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    sahatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sah -> sahat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √sah class 1 verb]
    sah -> sahat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √sah class 1 verb]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • nṛpāḥ -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.36.2

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 2.36.2 in Kannada sript:
ಕೇಶವಂ ಕೇಶಿಹನ್ತಾರಮಪ್ರಮೇಯಪರಾಕ್ರಮಮ್ ।
ಪೂಜ್ಯಮಾನಂ ಮಯಾ ಯೋ ವಃ ಕೃಷ್ಣಂ ನ ಸಹತೇ ನೃಪಾಃ ॥ ೨ ॥

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 2.36.2 in Bengali sript:
কেশবং কেশিহন্তারমপ্রমেযপরাক্রমম্ ।
পূজ্যমানং মযা যো বঃ কৃষ্ণং ন সহতে নৃপাঃ ॥ ২ ॥

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 2.36.2 in Gujarati sript:
કેશવં કેશિહન્તારમપ્રમેયપરાક્રમમ્ ।
પૂજ્યમાનં મયા યો વઃ કૃષ્ણં ન સહતે નૃપાઃ ॥ ૨ ॥

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 2.36.2 in Malayalam sript:
കേശവം കേശിഹന്താരമപ്രമേയപരാക്രമമ് ।
പൂജ്യമാനം മയാ യോ വഃ കൃഷ്ണം ന സഹതേ നൃപാഃ ॥ ൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 2.36.2 in Telugu sript:
కేశవం కేశిహన్తారమప్రమేయపరాక్రమమ్ ।
పూజ్యమానం మయా యో వః కృష్ణం న సహతే నృపాః ॥ ౨ ॥

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