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 3.145.11

ते त्वाशुगतिभिर्वीरा राक्षसैस्तैर्महाबलैः ।
उह्यमाना ययुः शीघ्रं महदध्वानमल्पवत् ॥ ११ ॥

te tvāśugatibhirvīrā rākṣasaistairmahābalaiḥ |
uhyamānā yayuḥ śīghraṃ mahadadhvānamalpavat || 11 ||

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

...Thinking thus, that tiger among men proceeded in amain like unto the king of birds, his mind and sight fixed on the delightful side of the mountain. And having for his provisions on...

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

Tad, Yushmad, Tva, Ashu, Gati, Vira, Rakshasa, Mahabala, Uhyamana, Yayu, Shighram, Shighra, Mahada, Dhvana, Alpavat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.11). 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: “te tvāśugatibhirvīrā rākṣasaistairmahābalaiḥ
  • 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]
  • tvā -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    tva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • āśu -
  • āśu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    āśu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    āśu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āśu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    āśu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • gatibhir -
  • gati (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
    gati (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • vīrā* -
  • vīra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vīrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rākṣasais -
  • rākṣasa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    rākṣasa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • tair -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • mahābalaiḥ -
  • mahābala (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mahābala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “uhyamānā yayuḥ śīghraṃ mahadadhvānamalpavat
  • uhyamānā* -
  • uh -> uhyamāna (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √uh class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √uh class 1 verb]
    uh -> uhyamānā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √uh class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √uh class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √uh class 1 verb]
    vah -> uhyamāna (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √vah class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √vah class 1 verb]
    vah -> uhyamānā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √vah class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √vah class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √vah class 1 verb]
  • yayuḥ -
  • yayu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yayu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • śīghram -
  • śīghram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    śīghra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śīghra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śīghrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • mahada -
  • mahada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhvānam -
  • dhvāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • alpavat -
  • alpavat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    alpavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.11

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 3.145.11 in Kannada sript:
ತೇ ತ್ವಾಶುಗತಿಭಿರ್ವೀರಾ ರಾಕ್ಷಸೈಸ್ತೈರ್ಮಹಾಬಲೈಃ ।
ಉಹ್ಯಮಾನಾ ಯಯುಃ ಶೀಘ್ರಂ ಮಹದಧ್ವಾನಮಲ್ಪವತ್ ॥ ೧೧ ॥

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 3.145.11 in Bengali sript:
তে ত্বাশুগতিভির্বীরা রাক্ষসৈস্তৈর্মহাবলৈঃ ।
উহ্যমানা যযুঃ শীঘ্রং মহদধ্বানমল্পবত্ ॥ ১১ ॥

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 3.145.11 in Gujarati sript:
તે ત્વાશુગતિભિર્વીરા રાક્ષસૈસ્તૈર્મહાબલૈઃ ।
ઉહ્યમાના યયુઃ શીઘ્રં મહદધ્વાનમલ્પવત્ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 3.145.11 in Malayalam sript:
തേ ത്വാശുഗതിഭിര്വീരാ രാക്ഷസൈസ്തൈര്മഹാബലൈഃ ।
ഉഹ്യമാനാ യയുഃ ശീഘ്രം മഹദധ്വാനമല്പവത് ॥ ൧൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.145.11 in Telugu sript:
తే త్వాశుగతిభిర్వీరా రాక్షసైస్తైర్మహాబలైః ।
ఉహ్యమానా యయుః శీఘ్రం మహదధ్వానమల్పవత్ ॥ ౧౧ ॥

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