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 2.46.26

कृतां बिन्दुसरोरत्नैर्मयेन स्फाटिकच्छदाम् ।
अपश्यं नलिनीं पूर्णामुदकस्येव भारत ॥ २६ ॥

kṛtāṃ bindusaroratnairmayena sphāṭikacchadām |
apaśyaṃ nalinīṃ pūrṇāmudakasyeva bhārata || 26 ||

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

...the ability, I would, O king, without the loss of a moment, slay Vrikodara for that. But, O monarch, if we endeavour to slay Bhima now, without doubt, ours will be the fate of Sisupala...

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

Krit, Krita, Bindusaras, Bindusara, Ratna, Maya, Sphatika, Ccha, Apashya, Nalini, Purna, Udaka, Iva, Bharata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.46.26). 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: “kṛtāṃ bindusaroratnairmayena sphāṭikacchadām
  • kṛtām -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    kṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    kṛ -> kṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [accusative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third dual], [imperative middle third single]
  • bindusaro -
  • bindusaras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bindusara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ratnair -
  • ratna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ratna (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mayena -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • sphāṭika -
  • sphāṭika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sphāṭika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ccha -
  • ccha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ccha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single], [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “apaśyaṃ nalinīṃ pūrṇāmudakasyeva bhārata
  • apaśyam -
  • apaśya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    apaśya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    apaśyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    apaśyan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    apaśyan (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
  • nalinīm -
  • nalinī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • pūrṇām -
  • pūrṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    pṝ -> pūrṇā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √pṝ class 3 verb], [accusative single from √pṝ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √pṝ class 9 verb]
  • udakasye -
  • udaka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.46.26

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 2.46.26 in Kannada sript:
ಕೃತಾಂ ಬಿನ್ದುಸರೋರತ್ನೈರ್ಮಯೇನ ಸ್ಫಾಟಿಕಚ್ಛದಾಮ್ ।
ಅಪಶ್ಯಂ ನಲಿನೀಂ ಪೂರ್ಣಾಮುದಕಸ್ಯೇವ ಭಾರತ ॥ ೨೬ ॥

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 2.46.26 in Bengali sript:
কৃতাং বিন্দুসরোরত্নৈর্মযেন স্ফাটিকচ্ছদাম্ ।
অপশ্যং নলিনীং পূর্ণামুদকস্যেব ভারত ॥ ২৬ ॥

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 2.46.26 in Gujarati sript:
કૃતાં બિન્દુસરોરત્નૈર્મયેન સ્ફાટિકચ્છદામ્ ।
અપશ્યં નલિનીં પૂર્ણામુદકસ્યેવ ભારત ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 2.46.26 in Malayalam sript:
കൃതാം ബിന്ദുസരോരത്നൈര്മയേന സ്ഫാടികച്ഛദാമ് ।
അപശ്യം നലിനീം പൂര്ണാമുദകസ്യേവ ഭാരത ॥ ൨൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 2.46.26 in Telugu sript:
కృతాం బిన్దుసరోరత్నైర్మయేన స్ఫాటికచ్ఛదామ్ ।
అపశ్యం నలినీం పూర్ణాముదకస్యేవ భారత ॥ ౨౬ ॥

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