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 3.77.6

पुनः प्रवर्ततां द्यूतमिति मे निश्चिता मतिः ।
एकपाणेन भद्रं ते प्राणयोश्च पणावहे ॥ ६ ॥

punaḥ pravartatāṃ dyūtamiti me niścitā matiḥ |
ekapāṇena bhadraṃ te prāṇayośca paṇāvahe || 6 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...soul bathes in the tirtha of the king of waters, and gives oblations of water unto the Pitris and the gods, living there for three nights, blazes forth like the Moon, and obtaines also...

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

Puna, Pravarta, Dyuta, Iti, Asmad, Nishcita, Mati, Ekapana, Bhadram, Bhadra, Tad, Yushmad, Prana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.77.6). 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: “punaḥ pravartatāṃ dyūtamiti me niścitā matiḥ
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pravarta -
  • pravarta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • dyūtam -
  • dyūta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • niścitā* -
  • niścita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    niścitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • matiḥ -
  • mati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ekapāṇena bhadraṃ te prāṇayośca paṇāvahe
  • ekapāṇena -
  • ekapāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • bhadram -
  • bhadram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    bhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhadrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • 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]
  • prāṇayoś -
  • prāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    prāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    prāṇā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • paṇāvahe -
  • paṇ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.77.6

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 3.77.6 in Kannada sript:
ಪುನಃ ಪ್ರವರ್ತತಾಂ ದ್ಯೂತಮಿತಿ ಮೇ ನಿಶ್ಚಿತಾ ಮತಿಃ ।
ಏಕಪಾಣೇನ ಭದ್ರಂ ತೇ ಪ್ರಾಣಯೋಶ್ಚ ಪಣಾವಹೇ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 3.77.6 in Bengali sript:
পুনঃ প্রবর্ততাং দ্যূতমিতি মে নিশ্চিতা মতিঃ ।
একপাণেন ভদ্রং তে প্রাণযোশ্চ পণাবহে ॥ ৬ ॥

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 3.77.6 in Gujarati sript:
પુનઃ પ્રવર્તતાં દ્યૂતમિતિ મે નિશ્ચિતા મતિઃ ।
એકપાણેન ભદ્રં તે પ્રાણયોશ્ચ પણાવહે ॥ ૬ ॥

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 3.77.6 in Malayalam sript:
പുനഃ പ്രവര്തതാം ദ്യൂതമിതി മേ നിശ്ചിതാ മതിഃ ।
ഏകപാണേന ഭദ്രം തേ പ്രാണയോശ്ച പണാവഹേ ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.77.6 in Telugu sript:
పునః ప్రవర్తతాం ద్యూతమితి మే నిశ్చితా మతిః ।
ఏకపాణేన భద్రం తే ప్రాణయోశ్చ పణావహే ॥ ౬ ॥

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