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 3.82.139

ऋषभद्वीपमासाद्य सेव्यं क्रौञ्चनिषूदनम् ।
सरस्वत्यामुपस्पृश्य विमानस्थो विराजते ॥ १३९ ॥

ṛṣabhadvīpamāsādya sevyaṃ krauñcaniṣūdanam |
sarasvatyāmupaspṛśya vimānastho virājate || 139 ||

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

...the latter, in my opinion would be superior to all the tirthas, together, in point of merit! Then, O foremost of the Bharata race, on the mountain called Varunasrotasa is the sacred...

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

Rishabhadvipa, Asadya, Sevya, Krauncanishudana, Sarasvati, Upasprishya, Vimanastha, Viraja, Tad, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.82.139). 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: “ṛṣabhadvīpamāsādya sevyaṃ krauñcaniṣūdanam
  • ṛṣabhadvīpam -
  • ṛṣabhadvīpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • āsādya -
  • āsādya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āsādya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sevyam -
  • sevya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sevya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sevyā (noun, feminine)
    sīv -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √sīv]
    sev -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sev class 1 verb]
    sev -> sevya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sev class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sev class 1 verb]
    sīv -> sevya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sīv]
    sīv -> sevya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sīv], [accusative single from √sīv]
  • krauñcaniṣūdanam -
  • krauñcaniṣūdana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    krauñcaniṣūdana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “sarasvatyāmupaspṛśya vimānastho virājate
  • sarasvatyām -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • upaspṛśya -
  • upaspṛśya (indeclinable)
  • vimānastho* -
  • vimānastha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • virāja -
  • virāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    virāja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative 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]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.82.139

Cover of edition (2003)

The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)

ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.82.139 in Kannada sript:
ಋಷಭದ್ವೀಪಮಾಸಾದ್ಯ ಸೇವ್ಯಂ ಕ್ರೌಞ್ಚನಿಷೂದನಮ್ ।
ಸರಸ್ವತ್ಯಾಮುಪಸ್ಪೃಶ್ಯ ವಿಮಾನಸ್ಥೋ ವಿರಾಜತೇ ॥ ೧೩೯ ॥

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.]

Buy now!
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.

Buy now!
Cover of Bengali edition

The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)

3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.82.139 in Bengali sript:
ঋষভদ্বীপমাসাদ্য সেব্যং ক্রৌঞ্চনিষূদনম্ ।
সরস্বত্যামুপস্পৃশ্য বিমানস্থো বিরাজতে ॥ ১৩৯ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)

14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.82.139 in Gujarati sript:
ઋષભદ્વીપમાસાદ્ય સેવ્યં ક્રૌઞ્ચનિષૂદનમ્ ।
સરસ્વત્યામુપસ્પૃશ્ય વિમાનસ્થો વિરાજતે ॥ ૧૩૯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.82.139 in Malayalam sript:
ഋഷഭദ്വീപമാസാദ്യ സേവ്യം ക്രൌഞ്ചനിഷൂദനമ് ।
സരസ്വത്യാമുപസ്പൃശ്യ വിമാനസ്ഥോ വിരാജതേ ॥ ൧൩൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.82.139 in Telugu sript:
ఋషభద్వీపమాసాద్య సేవ్యం క్రౌఞ్చనిషూదనమ్ ।
సరస్వత్యాముపస్పృశ్య విమానస్థో విరాజతే ॥ ౧౩౯ ॥

Help me keep this site Ad-Free

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: