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 2.70.22

विदुरादयश्च तामार्तां कुन्तीमाश्वास्य हेतुभिः ।
प्रावेशयन्गृहं क्षत्तुः स्वयमार्ततराः शनैः ॥ २२ ॥

vidurādayaśca tāmārtāṃ kuntīmāśvāsya hetubhiḥ |
prāveśayangṛhaṃ kṣattuḥ svayamārtatarāḥ śanaiḥ || 22 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...Drona, went away." Vaisampayana said,—'Then when Draupadi was about to set out she went unto the illustrious Pritha and solicited her leave. And she also asked leave of the other ladies...

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

Vidura, Aya, Ayas, Tama, Arta, Kunti, Ashvasya, Hetu, Pravesha, Yat, Grih, Kshattri, Svayam, Artatara, Shanaih, Shana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 2.70.22). 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: “vidurādayaśca tāmārtāṃ kuntīmāśvāsya hetubhiḥ
  • vidurād -
  • vidura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vidura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ayaś -
  • ayas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    aya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tāmā -
  • tāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ārtām -
  • ārtā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • kuntīm -
  • kuntī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • āśvāsya -
  • āśvāsya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āśvāsya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hetubhiḥ -
  • hetu (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “prāveśayangṛhaṃ kṣattuḥ svayamārtatarāḥ śanaiḥ
  • prāveśa -
  • prāveśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāveśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yan -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • gṛham -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kṣattuḥ -
  • kṣattṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ārtatarāḥ -
  • ārtatara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ārtatarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • śanaiḥ -
  • śanaiḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    śana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 2.70.22

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 2.70.22 in Kannada sript:
ವಿದುರಾದಯಶ್ಚ ತಾಮಾರ್ತಾಂ ಕುನ್ತೀಮಾಶ್ವಾಸ್ಯ ಹೇತುಭಿಃ ।
ಪ್ರಾವೇಶಯನ್ಗೃಹಂ ಕ್ಷತ್ತುಃ ಸ್ವಯಮಾರ್ತತರಾಃ ಶನೈಃ ॥ ೨೨ ॥

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 2.70.22 in Bengali sript:
বিদুরাদযশ্চ তামার্তাং কুন্তীমাশ্বাস্য হেতুভিঃ ।
প্রাবেশযন্গৃহং ক্ষত্তুঃ স্বযমার্ততরাঃ শনৈঃ ॥ ২২ ॥

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 2.70.22 in Gujarati sript:
વિદુરાદયશ્ચ તામાર્તાં કુન્તીમાશ્વાસ્ય હેતુભિઃ ।
પ્રાવેશયન્ગૃહં ક્ષત્તુઃ સ્વયમાર્તતરાઃ શનૈઃ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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 2.70.22 in Malayalam sript:
വിദുരാദയശ്ച താമാര്താം കുന്തീമാശ്വാസ്യ ഹേതുഭിഃ ।
പ്രാവേശയന്ഗൃഹം ക്ഷത്തുഃ സ്വയമാര്തതരാഃ ശനൈഃ ॥ ൨൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 2.70.22 in Telugu sript:
విదురాదయశ్చ తామార్తాం కున్తీమాశ్వాస్య హేతుభిః ।
ప్రావేశయన్గృహం క్షత్తుః స్వయమార్తతరాః శనైః ॥ ౨౨ ॥

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