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).

śakuniruvāca |
bahu vittaṃ parājaiṣīḥ pāṇḍavānāṃ yudhiṣṭhira |
ācakṣva vittaṃ kaunteya yadi te'styaparājitam || 1 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
mama vittamasaṃkhyeyaṃ yadahaṃ veda saubala |
atha tvaṃ śakune kasmādvittaṃ samanupṛcchasi || 2 ||
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ayutaṃ prayutaṃ caiva kharvaṃ padmaṃ tathārbudam |
śaṅkhaṃ caiva nikharvaṃ ca samudraṃ cātra paṇyatām |
etanmama dhanaṃ rājaṃstena dīvyāmyahaṃ tvayā || 3 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 4 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
gavāśvaṃ bahudhenūkamasaṃkhyeyamajāvikam |
yatkiṃcidanuvarṇānāṃ prāksindhorapi saubala |
etanmama dhanaṃ rājaṃstena dīvyāmyahaṃ tvayā || 5 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 6 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
puraṃ janapado bhūmirabrāhmaṇadhanaiḥ saha |
abrāhmaṇāśca puruṣā rājañśiṣṭaṃ dhanaṃ mama |
etadrājandhanaṃ mahyaṃ tena dīvyāmyahaṃ tvayā || 7 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 8 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
rājaputrā ime rājañśobhante yena bhūṣitāḥ |
kuṇḍalāni ca niṣkāśca sarvaṃ cāṅgavibhūṣaṇam |
etanmama dhanaṃ rājaṃstena dīvyāmyahaṃ tvayā || 9 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 10 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
śyāmo yuvā lohitākṣaḥ siṃhaskandho mahābhujaḥ |
nakulo glaha eko me yaccaitatsvagataṃ dhanam || 11 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
priyaste nakulo rājanrājaputro yudhiṣṭhira |
asmākaṃ dhanatāṃ prāpto bhūyastvaṃ kena dīvyasi || 12 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
evamuktvā tu śakunistānakṣānpratyapadyata |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 13 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
ayaṃ dharmānsahadevo'nuśāsti loke hyasminpaṇḍitākhyāṃ gataśca |
anarhatā rājaputreṇa tena tvayā dīvyāmyapriyavatpriyeṇa || 14 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 15 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
mādrīputrau priyau rājaṃstavemau vijitau mayā |
garīyāṃsau tu te manye bhīmasenadhanaṃjayau || 16 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
adharmaṃ carase nūnaṃ yo nāvekṣasi vai nayam |
yo naḥ sumanasāṃ mūḍha vibhedaṃ kartumicchasi || 17 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
garte mattaḥ prapatati pramattaḥ sthāṇumṛcchati |
jyeṣṭho rājanvariṣṭho'si namaste bharatarṣabha || 18 ||
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svapne na tāni paśyanti jāgrato vā yudhiṣṭhira |
kitavā yāni dīvyantaḥ pralapantyutkaṭā iva || 19 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
yo naḥ saṃkhye nauriva pāranetā jetā ripūṇāṃ rājaputrastarasvī |
anarhatā lokavīreṇa tena dīvyāmyahaṃ śakune phalgunena || 20 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 21 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
ayaṃ mayā pāṇḍavānāṃ dhanurdharaḥ parājitaḥ pāṇḍavaḥ savyasācī |
bhīmena rājandayitena dīvya yatkaitavyaṃ pāṇḍava te'vaśiṣṭam || 22 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
yo no netā yo yudhāṃ naḥ praṇetā yathā vajrī dānavaśatrurekaḥ |
tiryakprekṣī saṃhatabhrūrmahātmā siṃhaskandho yaśca sadātyamarṣī || 23 ||
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balena tulyo yasya pumānna vidyate gadābhṛtāmagrya ihārimardanaḥ |
anarhatā rājaputreṇa tena dīvyāmyahaṃ bhīmasenena rājan || 24 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 25 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
bahu vittaṃ parājaiṣīrbhrātṝṃśca sahayadvipān |
ācakṣva vittaṃ kaunteya yadi te'styaparājitam || 26 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
ahaṃ viśiṣṭaḥ sarveṣāṃ bhrātṝṇāṃ dayitastathā |
kuryāmaste jitāḥ karma svayamātmanyupaplave || 27 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
etacchrutvā vyavasito nikṛtiṃ samupāśritaḥ |
jitamityeva śakuniryudhiṣṭhiramabhāṣata || 28 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
etatpāpiṣṭhamakaroryadātmānaṃ parājitaḥ |
śiṣṭe sati dhane rājanpāpa ātmaparājayaḥ || 29 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
evamuktvā matākṣastānglahe sarvānavasthitān |
parājayallokavīrānākṣepeṇa pṛthakpṛthak || 30 ||
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śakuniruvāca |
asti vai te priyā devī glaha eko'parājitaḥ |
paṇasva kṛṣṇāṃ pāñcālīṃ tayātmānaṃ punarjaya || 31 ||
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yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
naiva hrasvā na mahatī nātikṛṣṇā na rohiṇī |
sarāgaraktanetrā ca tayā dīvyāmyahaṃ tvayā || 32 ||
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śāradotpalapatrākṣyā śāradotpalagandhayā |
śāradotpalasevinyā rūpeṇa śrīsamānayā || 33 ||
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tathaiva syādānṛśaṃsyāttathā syādrūpasaṃpadā |
tathā syācchīlasaṃpattyā yāmicchetpuruṣaḥ striyam || 34 ||
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caramaṃ saṃviśati yā prathamaṃ pratibudhyate |
ā gopālāvipālebhyaḥ sarvaṃ veda kṛtākṛtam || 35 ||
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ābhāti padmavadvaktraṃ sasvedaṃ mallikeva ca |
vedīmadhyā dīrghakeśī tāmrākṣī nātiromaśā || 36 ||
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tayaivaṃvidhayā rājanpāñcālyāhaṃ sumadhyayā |
glahaṃ dīvyāmi cārvaṅgyā draupadyā hanta saubala || 37 ||
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vaiśaṃpāyana uvāca |
evamukte tu vacane dharmarājena bhārata |
dhigdhigityeva vṛddhānāṃ sabhyānāṃ niḥsṛtā giraḥ || 38 ||
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cukṣubhe sā sabhā rājanrājñāṃ saṃjajñire kathāḥ |
bhīṣmadroṇakṛpādīnāṃ svedaśca samajāyata || 39 ||
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śiro gṛhītvā viduro gatasattva ivābhavat |
āste dhyāyannadhovaktro niḥśvasanpannago yathā || 40 ||
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dhṛtarāṣṭrastu saṃhṛṣṭaḥ paryapṛcchatpunaḥ punaḥ |
kiṃ jitaṃ kiṃ jitamiti hyākāraṃ nābhyarakṣata || 41 ||
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jaharṣa karṇo'tibhṛśaṃ saha duḥśāsanādibhiḥ |
itareṣāṃ tu sabhyānāṃ netrebhyaḥ prāpatajjalam || 42 ||
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saubalastvavicāryaiva jitakāśī madotkaṭaḥ |
jitamityeva tānakṣānpunarevānvapadyata || 43 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Chapter 58

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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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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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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Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

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Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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