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 3.145.12

देशान्म्लेच्छगणाकीर्णान्नानारत्नाकरायुतान् ।
ददृशुर्गिरिपादांश्च नानाधातुसमाचितान् ॥ १२ ॥

deśānmlecchagaṇākīrṇānnānāratnākarāyutān |
dadṛśurgiripādāṃśca nānādhātusamācitān || 12 ||

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

...journey the words of Draupadi, the mighty son of Pandu, Vrikodara Bhima, endued with strength and the swiftness of the wind, with his mind and sight fixed on the blooming slopes of the...

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

Desha, Mlecchagana, Akirna, Ratnakara, Ayuta, Gir, Pada, Padat, Nanadhatu, Samacita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.12). 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: “deśānmlecchagaṇākīrṇānnānāratnākarāyutān
  • deśān -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
  • mlecchagaṇā -
  • mlecchagaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mlecchagaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ākīrṇānn -
  • ākīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ānā -
  • ratnākarā -
  • ratnākara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ayutān -
  • ayuta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “dadṛśurgiripādāṃśca nānādhātusamācitān
  • dadṛśur -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • giri -
  • giri (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    giri (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    gir (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    gir (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    gir (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pādāṃś -
  • pāda (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    pādāt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nānādhātu -
  • nānādhātu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nānādhātu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    nānādhātu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • samācitān -
  • samācita (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.12

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 3.145.12 in Kannada sript:
ದೇಶಾನ್ಮ್ಲೇಚ್ಛಗಣಾಕೀರ್ಣಾನ್ನಾನಾರತ್ನಾಕರಾಯುತಾನ್ ।
ದದೃಶುರ್ಗಿರಿಪಾದಾಂಶ್ಚ ನಾನಾಧಾತುಸಮಾಚಿತಾನ್ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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 3.145.12 in Bengali sript:
দেশান্ম্লেচ্ছগণাকীর্ণান্নানারত্নাকরাযুতান্ ।
দদৃশুর্গিরিপাদাংশ্চ নানাধাতুসমাচিতান্ ॥ ১২ ॥

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 3.145.12 in Gujarati sript:
દેશાન્મ્લેચ્છગણાકીર્ણાન્નાનારત્નાકરાયુતાન્ ।
દદૃશુર્ગિરિપાદાંશ્ચ નાનાધાતુસમાચિતાન્ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 3.145.12 in Malayalam sript:
ദേശാന്മ്ലേച്ഛഗണാകീര്ണാന്നാനാരത്നാകരായുതാന് ।
ദദൃശുര്ഗിരിപാദാംശ്ച നാനാധാതുസമാചിതാന് ॥ ൧൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.145.12 in Telugu sript:
దేశాన్మ్లేచ్ఛగణాకీర్ణాన్నానారత్నాకరాయుతాన్ ।
దదృశుర్గిరిపాదాంశ్చ నానాధాతుసమాచితాన్ ॥ ౧౨ ॥

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