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 3.61.87

उदर्कस्तव कल्याणि कल्याणो भविता शुभे ।
वयं पश्याम तपसा क्षिप्रं द्रक्ष्यसि नैषधम् ॥ ८७ ॥

udarkastava kalyāṇi kalyāṇo bhavitā śubhe |
vayaṃ paśyāma tapasā kṣipraṃ drakṣyasi naiṣadham || 87 ||

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...wrong. I am seeking my husband but unable to find him who is of hue like the filaments of the lotus, without being able to cast my eyes on that delight of my heart, that dear lord who...

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

Udarka, Yushmad, Kalyani, Kalyanin, Kalyana, Bhavitri, Bhavita, Shubha, Shubh, Vaya, Asmad, Pashya, Tapas, Kshipram, Kshipra, Naishadha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.61.87). 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: “udarkastava kalyāṇi kalyāṇo bhavitā śubhe
  • udarkas -
  • udarka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tava -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
  • kalyāṇi -
  • kalyāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    kalyāṇin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kalyāṇin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kalyāṇo* -
  • kalyāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhavitā -
  • bhavitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhavitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhū (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • śubhe -
  • śubha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śubha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śubhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śubh (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    śubh (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single]
  • Line 2: “vayaṃ paśyāma tapasā kṣipraṃ drakṣyasi naiṣadham
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vayā (noun, feminine)
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative dual]
  • paśyām -
  • paśyā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    paś -> paśyā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √paś class 10 verb]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tapasā -
  • tapas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • kṣipram -
  • kṣipram (indeclinable)
    kṣipra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kṣipra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kṣiprā (noun, feminine)
  • drakṣyasi -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [future active second single]
  • naiṣadham -
  • naiṣadha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    naiṣadha (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 3.61.87

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 3.61.87 in Kannada sript:
ಉದರ್ಕಸ್ತವ ಕಲ್ಯಾಣಿ ಕಲ್ಯಾಣೋ ಭವಿತಾ ಶುಭೇ ।
ವಯಂ ಪಶ್ಯಾಮ ತಪಸಾ ಕ್ಷಿಪ್ರಂ ದ್ರಕ್ಷ್ಯಸಿ ನೈಷಧಮ್ ॥ ೮೭ ॥

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 3.61.87 in Bengali sript:
উদর্কস্তব কল্যাণি কল্যাণো ভবিতা শুভে ।
বযং পশ্যাম তপসা ক্ষিপ্রং দ্রক্ষ্যসি নৈষধম্ ॥ ৮৭ ॥

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 3.61.87 in Gujarati sript:
ઉદર્કસ્તવ કલ્યાણિ કલ્યાણો ભવિતા શુભે ।
વયં પશ્યામ તપસા ક્ષિપ્રં દ્રક્ષ્યસિ નૈષધમ્ ॥ ૮૭ ॥

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 3.61.87 in Malayalam sript:
ഉദര്കസ്തവ കല്യാണി കല്യാണോ ഭവിതാ ശുഭേ ।
വയം പശ്യാമ തപസാ ക്ഷിപ്രം ദ്രക്ഷ്യസി നൈഷധമ് ॥ ൮൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.61.87 in Telugu sript:
ఉదర్కస్తవ కల్యాణి కల్యాణో భవితా శుభే ।
వయం పశ్యామ తపసా క్షిప్రం ద్రక్ష్యసి నైషధమ్ ॥ ౮౭ ॥

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