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 3.145.6

घटोत्कच उवाच ।
धर्मराजं च धौम्यं च राजपुत्रीं यमौ तथा ।
एकोऽप्यहमलं वोढुं किमुताद्य सहायवान् ॥ ६ ॥

ghaṭotkaca uvāca |
dharmarājaṃ ca dhaumyaṃ ca rājaputrīṃ yamau tathā |
eko'pyahamalaṃ voḍhuṃ kimutādya sahāyavān || 6 ||

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

...elephant; and having coppery eyes like unto those of a mad elephant; and capable of checking a mad elephant began to range the romantic sides of the Gandhamadana with his beautiful eyes...

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

Ghatotkaca, Dharmaraj, Dharmaraja, Dhaumya, Rajaputri, Yama, Tatha, Eka, Api, Apya, Aha, Asmad, Alam, Ala, Vodhu, Kim, Uta, Sahayavat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.6). 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: “ghaṭotkaca uvāca
  • ghaṭotkaca* -
  • ghaṭotkaca (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: “dharmarājaṃ ca dhaumyaṃ ca rājaputrīṃ yamau tathā
  • dharmarājam -
  • dharmarāja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dharmarājan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    dharmarāj (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhaumyam -
  • dhaumya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhaumyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājaputrīm -
  • rājaputrī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • yamau -
  • yama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “eko'pyahamalaṃ voḍhuṃ kimutādya sahāyavān
  • eko' -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • alam -
  • alam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • voḍhum -
  • vah -> voḍhum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √vah]
    voḍhu (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • utād -
  • uta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    uta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    -> uta (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √ class 1 verb]
    -> uta (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √ class 1 verb]
  • ya -
  • sahāyavān -
  • sahāyavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.6

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 3.145.6 in Kannada sript:
ಘಟೋತ್ಕಚ ಉವಾಚ ।
ಧರ್ಮರಾಜಂ ಚ ಧೌಮ್ಯಂ ಚ ರಾಜಪುತ್ರೀಂ ಯಮೌ ತಥಾ ।
ಏಕೋಽಪ್ಯಹಮಲಂ ವೋಢುಂ ಕಿಮುತಾದ್ಯ ಸಹಾಯವಾನ್ ॥ 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 3.145.6 in Bengali sript:
ঘটোত্কচ উবাচ ।
ধর্মরাজং চ ধৌম্যং চ রাজপুত্রীং যমৌ তথা ।
একোঽপ্যহমলং বোঢুং কিমুতাদ্য সহাযবান্ ॥ 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 3.145.6 in Gujarati sript:
ઘટોત્કચ ઉવાચ ।
ધર્મરાજં ચ ધૌમ્યં ચ રાજપુત્રીં યમૌ તથા ।
એકોઽપ્યહમલં વોઢું કિમુતાદ્ય સહાયવાન્ ॥ 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 3.145.6 in Malayalam sript:
ഘടോത്കച ഉവാച ।
ധര്മരാജം ച ധൌമ്യം ച രാജപുത്രീം യമൌ തഥാ ।
ഏകോഽപ്യഹമലം വോഢും കിമുതാദ്യ സഹായവാന് ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.145.6 in Telugu sript:
ఘటోత్కచ ఉవాచ ।
ధర్మరాజం చ ధౌమ్యం చ రాజపుత్రీం యమౌ తథా ।
ఏకోఽప్యహమలం వోఢుం కిముతాద్య సహాయవాన్ ॥ ౬ ॥

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