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 3.145.5

स्कन्धमारोप्य भद्रं ते मध्येऽस्माकं विहायसा ।
गच्छ नीचिकया गत्या यथा चैनां न पीडयेः ॥ ५ ॥

skandhamāropya bhadraṃ te madhye'smākaṃ vihāyasā |
gaccha nīcikayā gatyā yathā caināṃ na pīḍayeḥ || 5 ||

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

...the youthful son of Pandu, stalwart and of splendour like unto the hue of gold; and having a body strong as a lion; and treading like a mad elephant; and possessing the force of a mad...

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

Skandhamara, Upya, Bhadram, Bhadra, Tad, Yushmad, Madhye, Madhya, Asmaka, Asmad, Vihayas, Vihayasa, Gaccha, Nicika, Gati, Yatha, Aina,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.5). 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: “skandhamāropya bhadraṃ te madhye'smākaṃ vihāyasā
  • skandhamāro -
  • skandhamāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • upya -
  • upya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    upya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vap -> upya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vap]
    vap -> upya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vap]
  • bhadram -
  • bhadram (indeclinable)
    bhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhadrā (noun, feminine)
  • 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]
  • madhye' -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • asmākam -
  • asmāka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    asmāka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmākā (noun, feminine)
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive plural]
  • vihāyasā -
  • vihāyas (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vihāyas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vihāyasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “gaccha nīcikayā gatyā yathā caināṃ na pīḍayeḥ
  • gaccha -
  • gaccha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gam (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • nīcikayā -
  • nīcikā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • gatyā* -
  • gati (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    gatī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ainā -
  • aina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ap (noun, feminine)
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pīḍayeḥ -
  • pīḍ (verb class 10)
    [optative active second single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.5

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 3.145.5 in Kannada sript:
ಸ್ಕನ್ಧಮಾರೋಪ್ಯ ಭದ್ರಂ ತೇ ಮಧ್ಯೇಽಸ್ಮಾಕಂ ವಿಹಾಯಸಾ ।
ಗಚ್ಛ ನೀಚಿಕಯಾ ಗತ್ಯಾ ಯಥಾ ಚೈನಾಂ ನ ಪೀಡಯೇಃ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 3.145.5 in Bengali sript:
স্কন্ধমারোপ্য ভদ্রং তে মধ্যেঽস্মাকং বিহাযসা ।
গচ্ছ নীচিকযা গত্যা যথা চৈনাং ন পীডযেঃ ॥ ৫ ॥

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 3.145.5 in Gujarati sript:
સ્કન્ધમારોપ્ય ભદ્રં તે મધ્યેઽસ્માકં વિહાયસા ।
ગચ્છ નીચિકયા ગત્યા યથા ચૈનાં ન પીડયેઃ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 3.145.5 in Malayalam sript:
സ്കന്ധമാരോപ്യ ഭദ്രം തേ മധ്യേഽസ്മാകം വിഹായസാ ।
ഗച്ഛ നീചികയാ ഗത്യാ യഥാ ചൈനാം ന പീഡയേഃ ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.145.5 in Telugu sript:
స్కన్ధమారోప్య భద్రం తే మధ్యేఽస్మాకం విహాయసా ।
గచ్ఛ నీచికయా గత్యా యథా చైనాం న పీడయేః ॥ ౫ ॥

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