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 3.28.15

यच्च तद्रुक्मपात्रीभिर्ब्राह्मणेभ्यः सहस्रशः ।
ह्रियते ते गृहादन्नं संस्कृतं सार्वकामिकम् ॥ १५ ॥

yacca tadrukmapātrībhirbrāhmaṇebhyaḥ sahasraśaḥ |
hriyate te gṛhādannaṃ saṃskṛtaṃ sārvakāmikam || 15 ||

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

...straits. It is for this, O Krishna, that the virtuous applaud them that have conquered their wrath. Indeed, it is the opinion of the virtuous that the honest and forgiving man is ever...

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

Yat, Yad, Tad, Tat, Rukma, Patri, Brahmana, Sahasrashah, Sahasrashas, Yushmad, Anna, Samskrita, Sarvakamika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.28.15). 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: “yacca tadrukmapātrībhirbrāhmaṇebhyaḥ sahasraśaḥ
  • yac -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • rukma -
  • rukma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rukma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pātrībhir -
  • pātrī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • brāhmaṇebhyaḥ -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
    brāhmaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • sahasraśaḥ -
  • sahasraśaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sahasraśas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “hriyate te gṛhādannaṃ saṃskṛtaṃ sārvakāmikam
  • hriyate -
  • hṛ (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • gṛhād -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • annam -
  • anna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    annā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • saṃskṛtam -
  • saṃskṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃskṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṃskṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sārvakāmikam -
  • sārvakāmika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sārvakāmika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [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 3.28.15

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 3.28.15 in Kannada sript:
ಯಚ್ಚ ತದ್ರುಕ್ಮಪಾತ್ರೀಭಿರ್ಬ್ರಾಹ್ಮಣೇಭ್ಯಃ ಸಹಸ್ರಶಃ ।
ಹ್ರಿಯತೇ ತೇ ಗೃಹಾದನ್ನಂ ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತಂ ಸಾರ್ವಕಾಮಿಕಮ್ ॥ ೧೫ ॥

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 3.28.15 in Bengali sript:
যচ্চ তদ্রুক্মপাত্রীভির্ব্রাহ্মণেভ্যঃ সহস্রশঃ ।
হ্রিযতে তে গৃহাদন্নং সংস্কৃতং সার্বকামিকম্ ॥ ১৫ ॥

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 3.28.15 in Gujarati sript:
યચ્ચ તદ્રુક્મપાત્રીભિર્બ્રાહ્મણેભ્યઃ સહસ્રશઃ ।
હ્રિયતે તે ગૃહાદન્નં સંસ્કૃતં સાર્વકામિકમ્ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 3.28.15 in Malayalam sript:
യച്ച തദ്രുക്മപാത്രീഭിര്ബ്രാഹ്മണേഭ്യഃ സഹസ്രശഃ ।
ഹ്രിയതേ തേ ഗൃഹാദന്നം സംസ്കൃതം സാര്വകാമികമ് ॥ ൧൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.28.15 in Telugu sript:
యచ్చ తద్రుక్మపాత్రీభిర్బ్రాహ్మణేభ్యః సహస్రశః ।
హ్రియతే తే గృహాదన్నం సంస్కృతం సార్వకామికమ్ ॥ ౧౫ ॥

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