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 3.19.4

नातिदूरापयाते तु रथे रथवरप्रणुत् ।
धनुर्गृहीत्वा यन्तारं लब्धसंज्ञोऽब्रवीदिदम् ॥ ४ ॥

nātidūrāpayāte tu rathe rathavarapraṇut |
dhanurgṛhītvā yantāraṃ labdhasaṃjño'bravīdidam || 4 ||

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

...have been duly trained! I will now penetrate into the celebrated array of Salva without fear! "Vasudeva continued, 'Saying this, O hero, the charioteer, pulling the reins, began...

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

Natidura, Apayata, Ratha, Rathavara, Pranud, Dhanu, Dhanus, Grihitva, Yantri, Labdhasanjna, Idam,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.19.4). 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: “nātidūrāpayāte tu rathe rathavarapraṇut
  • nātidūrā -
  • nātidūra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nātidūra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nātidūrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apayāte -
  • apayāta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    apayāta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    apayātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • rathe -
  • ratha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • rathavara -
  • rathavara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • praṇut -
  • praṇud (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    praṇud (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “dhanurgṛhītvā yantāraṃ labdhasaṃjño'bravīdidam
  • dhanur -
  • dhanus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dhanu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhanu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gṛhītvā -
  • gṛhītvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    grah -> gṛhītvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √grah]
  • yantāram -
  • yantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • labdhasañjño' -
  • labdhasañjña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • abravīd -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.19.4

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 3.19.4 in Kannada sript:
ನಾತಿದೂರಾಪಯಾತೇ ತು ರಥೇ ರಥವರಪ್ರಣುತ್ ।
ಧನುರ್ಗೃಹೀತ್ವಾ ಯನ್ತಾರಂ ಲಬ್ಧಸಂಜ್ಞೋಽಬ್ರವೀದಿದಮ್ ॥ ೪ ॥

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 3.19.4 in Bengali sript:
নাতিদূরাপযাতে তু রথে রথবরপ্রণুত্ ।
ধনুর্গৃহীত্বা যন্তারং লব্ধসংজ্ঞোঽব্রবীদিদম্ ॥ ৪ ॥

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 3.19.4 in Gujarati sript:
નાતિદૂરાપયાતે તુ રથે રથવરપ્રણુત્ ।
ધનુર્ગૃહીત્વા યન્તારં લબ્ધસંજ્ઞોઽબ્રવીદિદમ્ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 3.19.4 in Malayalam sript:
നാതിദൂരാപയാതേ തു രഥേ രഥവരപ്രണുത് ।
ധനുര്ഗൃഹീത്വാ യന്താരം ലബ്ധസംജ്ഞോഽബ്രവീദിദമ് ॥ ൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.19.4 in Telugu sript:
నాతిదూరాపయాతే తు రథే రథవరప్రణుత్ ।
ధనుర్గృహీత్వా యన్తారం లబ్ధసంజ్ఞోఽబ్రవీదిదమ్ ॥ ౪ ॥

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