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 2.66.7

दुर्योधन उवाच ।
न त्वयेदं श्रुतं राजन्यज्जगाद बृहस्पतिः ।
शक्रस्य नीतिं प्रवदन्विद्वान्देवपुरोहितः ॥ ७ ॥

duryodhana uvāca |
na tvayedaṃ śrutaṃ rājanyajjagāda bṛhaspatiḥ |
śakrasya nītiṃ pravadanvidvāndevapurohitaḥ || 7 ||

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

...assembled together, even here, or shall I destroy them, O Bharata, by the roots, outside this palace? Or, what need is there of words or of command? I shall slay all these even now, and...

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

Duryodhana, Tva, Yushmad, Idam, Shrut, Shruta, Brihaspati, Shakra, Niti, Pra, Vadat, Vidvas, Devapurohita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.66.7). 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: “duryodhana uvāca
  • duryodhana* -
  • duryodhana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “na tvayedaṃ śrutaṃ rājanyajjagāda bṛhaspatiḥ
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvaye -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śrutam -
  • śruta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śruta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śrutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śrut (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śrut (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    śru -> śruta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
    śru -> śruta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śru class 5 verb], [accusative single from √śru class 5 verb]
  • Cannot analyse rājanyajjagāda*bṛ
  • bṛhaspatiḥ -
  • bṛhaspati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “śakrasya nītiṃ pravadanvidvāndevapurohitaḥ
  • śakrasya -
  • śakra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    śakra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • nītim -
  • nīti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vadan -
  • vad -> vadat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vad class 1 verb], [vocative single from √vad class 1 verb]
  • vidvān -
  • vidvas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vid -> vidvas (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vid class 2 verb]
  • devapurohitaḥ -
  • devapurohita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.66.7

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 2.66.7 in Kannada sript:
ದುರ್ಯೋಧನ ಉವಾಚ ।
ನ ತ್ವಯೇದಂ ಶ್ರುತಂ ರಾಜನ್ಯಜ್ಜಗಾದ ಬೃಹಸ್ಪತಿಃ ।
ಶಕ್ರಸ್ಯ ನೀತಿಂ ಪ್ರವದನ್ವಿದ್ವಾನ್ದೇವಪುರೋಹಿತಃ ॥ ೭ ॥

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 2.66.7 in Bengali sript:
দুর্যোধন উবাচ ।
ন ত্বযেদং শ্রুতং রাজন্যজ্জগাদ বৃহস্পতিঃ ।
শক্রস্য নীতিং প্রবদন্বিদ্বান্দেবপুরোহিতঃ ॥ ৭ ॥

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 2.66.7 in Gujarati sript:
દુર્યોધન ઉવાચ ।
ન ત્વયેદં શ્રુતં રાજન્યજ્જગાદ બૃહસ્પતિઃ ।
શક્રસ્ય નીતિં પ્રવદન્વિદ્વાન્દેવપુરોહિતઃ ॥ ૭ ॥

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 2.66.7 in Malayalam sript:
ദുര്യോധന ഉവാച ।
ന ത്വയേദം ശ്രുതം രാജന്യജ്ജഗാദ ബൃഹസ്പതിഃ ।
ശക്രസ്യ നീതിം പ്രവദന്വിദ്വാന്ദേവപുരോഹിതഃ ॥ ൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 2.66.7 in Telugu sript:
దుర్యోధన ఉవాచ ।
న త్వయేదం శ్రుతం రాజన్యజ్జగాద బృహస్పతిః ।
శక్రస్య నీతిం ప్రవదన్విద్వాన్దేవపురోహితః ॥ ౭ ॥

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