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 3.145.17

ददृशुस्तां च बदरीं वृत्तस्कन्धां मनोरमाम् ।
स्निग्धामविरलच्छायां श्रिया परमया युताम् ॥ १७ ॥

dadṛśustāṃ ca badarīṃ vṛttaskandhāṃ manoramām |
snigdhāmaviralacchāyāṃ śriyā paramayā yutām || 17 ||

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

...lions were roused from their slumber. And the buffaloes stared. And the elephants in fright, leaving that wood, ran to more extensive forests company with their mates. And the boars...

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

Badari, Vritta, Skandha, Manorama, Snigdha, Avirala, Ccha, Shri, Shriya, Parama, Yut, Yuta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.17). 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: “dadṛśustāṃ ca badarīṃ vṛttaskandhāṃ manoramām
  • dadṛśus -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • badarīm -
  • badarī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vṛtta -
  • vṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛt -> vṛtta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
    vṛt -> vṛtta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √vṛt class 1 verb]
  • skandhām -
  • skandhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • manoramām -
  • manoramā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “snigdhāmaviralacchāyāṃ śriyā paramayā yutām
  • snigdhām -
  • snigdhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    snih -> snigdhā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √snih class 1 verb], [accusative single from √snih class 4 verb]
  • avirala -
  • avirala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avirala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cchāyā -
  • ccha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ccha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śriyā -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • paramayā -
  • paramā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • yutām -
  • yut (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yut (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    yutā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √yu class 2 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 6 verb], [accusative single from √yu class 9 verb]
    yu -> yutā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √yu class 3 verb]
    yu (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third dual], [imperative middle third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.17

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 3.145.17 in Kannada sript:
ದದೃಶುಸ್ತಾಂ ಚ ಬದರೀಂ ವೃತ್ತಸ್ಕನ್ಧಾಂ ಮನೋರಮಾಮ್ ।
ಸ್ನಿಗ್ಧಾಮವಿರಲಚ್ಛಾಯಾಂ ಶ್ರಿಯಾ ಪರಮಯಾ ಯುತಾಮ್ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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 3.145.17 in Bengali sript:
দদৃশুস্তাং চ বদরীং বৃত্তস্কন্ধাং মনোরমাম্ ।
স্নিগ্ধামবিরলচ্ছাযাং শ্রিযা পরমযা যুতাম্ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 3.145.17 in Gujarati sript:
દદૃશુસ્તાં ચ બદરીં વૃત્તસ્કન્ધાં મનોરમામ્ ।
સ્નિગ્ધામવિરલચ્છાયાં શ્રિયા પરમયા યુતામ્ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 3.145.17 in Malayalam sript:
ദദൃശുസ്താം ച ബദരീം വൃത്തസ്കന്ധാം മനോരമാമ് ।
സ്നിഗ്ധാമവിരലച്ഛായാം ശ്രിയാ പരമയാ യുതാമ് ॥ ൧൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.145.17 in Telugu sript:
దదృశుస్తాం చ బదరీం వృత్తస్కన్ధాం మనోరమామ్ ।
స్నిగ్ధామవిరలచ్ఛాయాం శ్రియా పరమయా యుతామ్ ॥ ౧౭ ॥

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