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 3.25.4

एवमुक्ते प्रत्युवाच धर्मराजं धनंजयः ।
गुरुवन्मानवगुरुं मानयित्वा मनस्विनम् ॥ ४ ॥

evamukte pratyuvāca dharmarājaṃ dhanaṃjayaḥ |
guruvanmānavaguruṃ mānayitvā manasvinam || 4 ||

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

...increase what he has, should take counsel of Brahmanas! Therefore, O son of Kunti, for obtaining what you have not and increasing what you have, and spending what you have on proper...

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

Evam, Eva, Ukta, Ukti, Prati, Dharmaraj, Dharmaraja, Dhananjaya, Guruvat, Manava, Guru, Manasvin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.25.4). 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: “evamukte pratyuvāca dharmarājaṃ dhanaṃjayaḥ
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • ukte -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    uktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ukti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √vac class 2 verb], [locative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [locative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative dual from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative dual from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative dual from √vac class 3 verb], [locative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> uktā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative single from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative dual from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative dual from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative single from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative dual from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative dual from √vac class 3 verb]
  • pratyu -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    prati (Preverb)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • dharmarājam -
  • dharmarāja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dharmarājan (noun, masculine)
    dharmarāj (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • dhanañjayaḥ -
  • dhanañjaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “guruvanmānavaguruṃ mānayitvā manasvinam
  • guruvan -
  • guruvat (indeclinable)
  • mānava -
  • mānava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mānava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gurum -
  • guru (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • mānayitvā -
  • mān -> mānayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √mān]
    man -> mānayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √man]
  • manasvinam -
  • manasvin (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.25.4

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 3.25.4 in Kannada sript:
ಏವಮುಕ್ತೇ ಪ್ರತ್ಯುವಾಚ ಧರ್ಮರಾಜಂ ಧನಂಜಯಃ ।
ಗುರುವನ್ಮಾನವಗುರುಂ ಮಾನಯಿತ್ವಾ ಮನಸ್ವಿನಮ್ ॥ 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 3.25.4 in Bengali sript:
এবমুক্তে প্রত্যুবাচ ধর্মরাজং ধনংজযঃ ।
গুরুবন্মানবগুরুং মানযিত্বা মনস্বিনম্ ॥ 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 3.25.4 in Gujarati sript:
એવમુક્તે પ્રત્યુવાચ ધર્મરાજં ધનંજયઃ ।
ગુરુવન્માનવગુરું માનયિત્વા મનસ્વિનમ્ ॥ 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 3.25.4 in Malayalam sript:
ഏവമുക്തേ പ്രത്യുവാച ധര്മരാജം ധനംജയഃ ।
ഗുരുവന്മാനവഗുരും മാനയിത്വാ മനസ്വിനമ് ॥ ൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.25.4 in Telugu sript:
ఏవముక్తే ప్రత్యువాచ ధర్మరాజం ధనంజయః ।
గురువన్మానవగురుం మానయిత్వా మనస్వినమ్ ॥ ౪ ॥

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