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 3.17.5

सर्वायुधसमोपेतं सर्वशस्त्रविशारदम् ।
रथनागाश्वकलिलं पदातिध्वजसंकुलम् ॥ ५ ॥

sarvāyudhasamopetaṃ sarvaśastraviśāradam |
rathanāgāśvakalilaṃ padātidhvajasaṃkulam || 5 ||

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

...of mighty arms, beholding Salva on that beautiful car of his, the combatants of Dwaraka wavered with fear! But, O you of the Kuru race, Pradyumna sailed out, and, O great king,...

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

Sarvayudha, Samopeta, Sarvashah, Tra, Visharada, Ratha, Naga, Kalila, Padati, Padatin, Dhvaja, Sankula,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.17.5). 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: “sarvāyudhasamopetaṃ sarvaśastraviśāradam
  • sarvāyudha -
  • sarvāyudha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • samopetam -
  • samopeta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    samopeta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samopetā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sarvaśas -
  • sarvaśaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tra -
  • tra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viśāradam -
  • viśārada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    viśārada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    viśāradā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “rathanāgāśvakalilaṃ padātidhvajasaṃkulam
  • ratha -
  • ratha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nāgā -
  • nāgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śva -
  • śvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • kalilam -
  • kalila (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kalila (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kalilā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • padāti -
  • padāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    padāti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    padāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    padātin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    padātin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    padātī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    padātī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    padātī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dhvaja -
  • dhvaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhvaj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • saṅkulam -
  • saṅkula (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṅkula (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṅkulā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.17.5

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 3.17.5 in Kannada sript:
ಸರ್ವಾಯುಧಸಮೋಪೇತಂ ಸರ್ವಶಸ್ತ್ರವಿಶಾರದಮ್ ।
ರಥನಾಗಾಶ್ವಕಲಿಲಂ ಪದಾತಿಧ್ವಜಸಂಕುಲಮ್ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 3.17.5 in Bengali sript:
সর্বাযুধসমোপেতং সর্বশস্ত্রবিশারদম্ ।
রথনাগাশ্বকলিলং পদাতিধ্বজসংকুলম্ ॥ ৫ ॥

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 3.17.5 in Gujarati sript:
સર્વાયુધસમોપેતં સર્વશસ્ત્રવિશારદમ્ ।
રથનાગાશ્વકલિલં પદાતિધ્વજસંકુલમ્ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 3.17.5 in Malayalam sript:
സര്വായുധസമോപേതം സര്വശസ്ത്രവിശാരദമ് ।
രഥനാഗാശ്വകലിലം പദാതിധ്വജസംകുലമ് ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.17.5 in Telugu sript:
సర్వాయుధసమోపేతం సర్వశస్త్రవిశారదమ్ ।
రథనాగాశ్వకలిలం పదాతిధ్వజసంకులమ్ ॥ ౫ ॥

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