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 3.130.8

एतद्विष्णुपदं नाम दृश्यते तीर्थमुत्तमम् ।
एषा रम्या विपाशा च नदी परमपावनी ॥ ८ ॥

etadviṣṇupadaṃ nāma dṛśyate tīrthamuttamam |
eṣā ramyā vipāśā ca nadī paramapāvanī || 8 ||

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

...am searching for him, even as one does for a swan on a vast expanse of water. O Vandin, you regardest thyself as the foremost of controversialists. When though will engage with...

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

Etad, Vishnupada, Naman, Drishyata, Tirtha, Uttamam, Uttama, Esha, Ramya, Vipash, Vipasha, Nadi, Nadin, Parama, Pavan, Pavani,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.130.8). 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: “etadviṣṇupadaṃ nāma dṛśyate tīrthamuttamam
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • viṣṇupadam -
  • viṣṇupada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    viṣṇupada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dṛśyate -
  • dṛśyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dṛś (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • tīrtham -
  • tīrtha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “eṣā ramyā vipāśā ca nadī paramapāvanī
  • eṣā -
  • eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ramyā* -
  • ramya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ramyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ram -> ramya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √ram], [vocative plural from √ram]
    ram -> ramyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √ram], [vocative plural from √ram], [accusative plural from √ram]
  • vipāśā -
  • vipāś (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    vipāśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nadī -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    nadi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • parama -
  • parama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāvanī -
  • pāvanī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pāvan (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.130.8

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 3.130.8 in Kannada sript:
ಏತದ್ವಿಷ್ಣುಪದಂ ನಾಮ ದೃಶ್ಯತೇ ತೀರ್ಥಮುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ಏಷಾ ರಮ್ಯಾ ವಿಪಾಶಾ ಚ ನದೀ ಪರಮಪಾವನೀ ॥ ೮ ॥

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 3.130.8 in Bengali sript:
এতদ্বিষ্ণুপদং নাম দৃশ্যতে তীর্থমুত্তমম্ ।
এষা রম্যা বিপাশা চ নদী পরমপাবনী ॥ ৮ ॥

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 3.130.8 in Gujarati sript:
એતદ્વિષ્ણુપદં નામ દૃશ્યતે તીર્થમુત્તમમ્ ।
એષા રમ્યા વિપાશા ચ નદી પરમપાવની ॥ ૮ ॥

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 3.130.8 in Malayalam sript:
ഏതദ്വിഷ്ണുപദം നാമ ദൃശ്യതേ തീര്ഥമുത്തമമ് ।
ഏഷാ രമ്യാ വിപാശാ ച നദീ പരമപാവനീ ॥ ൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.130.8 in Telugu sript:
ఏతద్విష్ణుపదం నామ దృశ్యతే తీర్థముత్తమమ్ ।
ఏషా రమ్యా విపాశా చ నదీ పరమపావనీ ॥ ౮ ॥

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