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 3.145.1

युधिष्ठिर उवाच ।
धर्मज्ञो बलवाञ्शूरः सद्यो राक्षसपुंगवः ।
भक्तोऽस्मानौरसः पुत्रो भीम गृह्णातु मातरम् ॥ १ ॥

yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
dharmajño balavāñśūraḥ sadyo rākṣasapuṃgavaḥ |
bhakto'smānaurasaḥ putro bhīma gṛhṇātu mātaram || 1 ||

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

...of pearls. And it contained romantic caverns and groves and cascades and caves. And there were excellent peacocks dancing to the jingling of the bangles of the Apsaras. And its rocky...

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

Yudhishthira, Dharmajna, Balavat, Shura, Sadyah, Sadya, Sadyas, Rakshasa, Pungava, Bhaktri, Bhakta, Asmad, Asma, Aurasa, Putra, Bhima, Matri, Matara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.1). 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: “yudhiṣṭhira uvāca
  • yudhiṣṭhira* -
  • yudhiṣṭhira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “dharmajño balavāñśūraḥ sadyo rākṣasapuṃgavaḥ
  • dharmajño* -
  • dharmajña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • balavāñś -
  • balavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śūraḥ -
  • śūra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sadyo* -
  • sadyaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sadyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sadya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • rākṣasa -
  • rākṣasa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rākṣasa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • puṅgavaḥ -
  • puṅgava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “bhakto'smānaurasaḥ putro bhīma gṛhṇātu mātaram
  • bhakto' -
  • bhaktṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bhakta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asmān -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural]
    asma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • aurasaḥ -
  • aurasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • putro* -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhīma -
  • bhīma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhīma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gṛhṇātu -
  • grah (verb class 9)
    [imperative active third single]
  • mātaram -
  • mātara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mātara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.1

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 3.145.1 in Kannada sript:
ಯುಧಿಷ್ಠಿರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಧರ್ಮಜ್ಞೋ ಬಲವಾಞ್ಶೂರಃ ಸದ್ಯೋ ರಾಕ್ಷಸಪುಂಗವಃ ।
ಭಕ್ತೋಽಸ್ಮಾನೌರಸಃ ಪುತ್ರೋ ಭೀಮ ಗೃಹ್ಣಾತು ಮಾತರಮ್ ॥ ೧ ॥

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 3.145.1 in Bengali sript:
যুধিষ্ঠির উবাচ ।
ধর্মজ্ঞো বলবাঞ্শূরঃ সদ্যো রাক্ষসপুংগবঃ ।
ভক্তোঽস্মানৌরসঃ পুত্রো ভীম গৃহ্ণাতু মাতরম্ ॥ ১ ॥

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 3.145.1 in Gujarati sript:
યુધિષ્ઠિર ઉવાચ ।
ધર્મજ્ઞો બલવાઞ્શૂરઃ સદ્યો રાક્ષસપુંગવઃ ।
ભક્તોઽસ્માનૌરસઃ પુત્રો ભીમ ગૃહ્ણાતુ માતરમ્ ॥ ૧ ॥

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 3.145.1 in Malayalam sript:
യുധിഷ്ഠിര ഉവാച ।
ധര്മജ്ഞോ ബലവാഞ്ശൂരഃ സദ്യോ രാക്ഷസപുംഗവഃ ।
ഭക്തോഽസ്മാനൌരസഃ പുത്രോ ഭീമ ഗൃഹ്ണാതു മാതരമ് ॥ ൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.145.1 in Telugu sript:
యుధిష్ఠిర ఉవాచ ।
ధర్మజ్ఞో బలవాఞ్శూరః సద్యో రాక్షసపుంగవః ।
భక్తోఽస్మానౌరసః పుత్రో భీమ గృహ్ణాతు మాతరమ్ ॥ ౧ ॥

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