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 3.23.27

वधाय शाल्वराजस्य सौभस्य च निपातने ।
दारुकं चाब्रुवं वीर मुहूर्तं स्थीयतामिति ॥ २७ ॥

vadhāya śālvarājasya saubhasya ca nipātane |
dārukaṃ cābruvaṃ vīra muhūrtaṃ sthīyatāmiti || 27 ||

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...virtuous men with his brothers and followers entered that forest like Indra of immeasurable energy entering heaven. And crowds of Charanas and Siddhas, desirous of beholding the monarch...

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

Vadha, Shalvaraja, Saubha, Nipatana, Daruka, Vira, Muhurta, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.23.27). 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: “vadhāya śālvarājasya saubhasya ca nipātane
  • vadhāya -
  • vadha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • śālvarājasya -
  • śālvarāja (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • saubhasya -
  • saubha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nipātane -
  • nipātana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nipātana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nipātanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “dārukaṃ cābruvaṃ vīra muhūrtaṃ sthīyatāmiti
  • dārukam -
  • dāruka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dāruka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dārukā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abruvam -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • vīra -
  • vīra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vīra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • muhūrtam -
  • muhūrta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    muhūrtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sthīyatām -
  • sthā (verb class 1)
    [imperative passive third single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.23.27

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 3.23.27 in Kannada sript:
ವಧಾಯ ಶಾಲ್ವರಾಜಸ್ಯ ಸೌಭಸ್ಯ ಚ ನಿಪಾತನೇ ।
ದಾರುಕಂ ಚಾಬ್ರುವಂ ವೀರ ಮುಹೂರ್ತಂ ಸ್ಥೀಯತಾಮಿತಿ ॥ ೨೭ ॥

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 3.23.27 in Bengali sript:
বধায শাল্বরাজস্য সৌভস্য চ নিপাতনে ।
দারুকং চাব্রুবং বীর মুহূর্তং স্থীযতামিতি ॥ ২৭ ॥

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 3.23.27 in Gujarati sript:
વધાય શાલ્વરાજસ્ય સૌભસ્ય ચ નિપાતને ।
દારુકં ચાબ્રુવં વીર મુહૂર્તં સ્થીયતામિતિ ॥ ૨૭ ॥

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 3.23.27 in Malayalam sript:
വധായ ശാല്വരാജസ്യ സൌഭസ്യ ച നിപാതനേ ।
ദാരുകം ചാബ്രുവം വീര മുഹൂര്തം സ്ഥീയതാമിതി ॥ ൨൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.23.27 in Telugu sript:
వధాయ శాల్వరాజస్య సౌభస్య చ నిపాతనే ।
దారుకం చాబ్రువం వీర ముహూర్తం స్థీయతామితి ॥ ౨౭ ॥

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