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 3.21.14

समतीत्य बहून्देशान्गिरींश्च बहुपादपान् ।
सरांसि सरितश्चैव मार्त्तिकावतमासदम् ॥ १४ ॥

samatītya bahūndeśāngirīṃśca bahupādapān |
sarāṃsi saritaścaiva mārttikāvatamāsadam || 14 ||

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

...descendant of the Bharata race, seeing me deprived of consciousness on the car, and as if dead, my entire host exclaimed Oh! and Alas! And my prone father with out-stretched arms and...

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

Samat, Itya, Bahu, Desha, Giri, Bahupada, Pat, Saras, Sarit, Sarita, Marttikavata, Asada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.21.14). 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: “samatītya bahūndeśāngirīṃśca bahupādapān
  • samatī -
  • sam -> samat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sam class 1 verb]
    sam -> samat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √sam class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √sam class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √sam class 1 verb], [locative single from √sam class 1 verb]
    sam (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • itya -
  • itya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> itya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • bahūn -
  • bahu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • deśān -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • girīṃś -
  • giri (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bahupāda -
  • bahupāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bahupāda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pān -
  • pāt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    -> pāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> pāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    pa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sarāṃsi saritaścaiva mārttikāvatamāsadam
  • sarāṃsi -
  • saras (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • saritaś -
  • sarit (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sarita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • mārttikāvatam -
  • mārttikāvata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • āsadam -
  • āsada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.21.14

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 3.21.14 in Kannada sript:
ಸಮತೀತ್ಯ ಬಹೂನ್ದೇಶಾನ್ಗಿರೀಂಶ್ಚ ಬಹುಪಾದಪಾನ್ ।
ಸರಾಂಸಿ ಸರಿತಶ್ಚೈವ ಮಾರ್ತ್ತಿಕಾವತಮಾಸದಮ್ ॥ ೧೪ ॥

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 3.21.14 in Bengali sript:
সমতীত্য বহূন্দেশান্গিরীংশ্চ বহুপাদপান্ ।
সরাংসি সরিতশ্চৈব মার্ত্তিকাবতমাসদম্ ॥ ১৪ ॥

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 3.21.14 in Gujarati sript:
સમતીત્ય બહૂન્દેશાન્ગિરીંશ્ચ બહુપાદપાન્ ।
સરાંસિ સરિતશ્ચૈવ માર્ત્તિકાવતમાસદમ્ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 3.21.14 in Malayalam sript:
സമതീത്യ ബഹൂന്ദേശാന്ഗിരീംശ്ച ബഹുപാദപാന് ।
സരാംസി സരിതശ്ചൈവ മാര്ത്തികാവതമാസദമ് ॥ ൧൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.21.14 in Telugu sript:
సమతీత్య బహూన్దేశాన్గిరీంశ్చ బహుపాదపాన్ ।
సరాంసి సరితశ్చైవ మార్త్తికావతమాసదమ్ ॥ ౧౪ ॥

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