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 3.145.27

विशालैरग्निशरणैः स्रुग्भाण्डैराचितं शुभैः ।
महद्भिस्तोयकलशैः कठिनैश्चोपशोभितम् ।
शरण्यं सर्वभूतानां ब्रह्मघोषनिनादितम् ॥ २७ ॥

viśālairagniśaraṇaiḥ srugbhāṇḍairācitaṃ śubhaiḥ |
mahadbhistoyakalaśaiḥ kaṭhinaiścopaśobhitam |
śaraṇyaṃ sarvabhūtānāṃ brahmaghoṣanināditam || 27 ||

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

...stags, and monkeys, and lions, and buffaloes, and aquatic animals. And what with the cries of these, and what with the shouts of Bhima, even the beasts and birds that were at distant...

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

Vishala, Agnisharana, Srugbhanda, Acit, Acita, Shubha, Mahat, Toya, Kalasha, Kathina, Shobhita, Sharanya, Sharani, Sarvabhuta, Brahmaghosha, Ninadita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.145.27). 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: “viśālairagniśaraṇaiḥ srugbhāṇḍairācitaṃ śubhaiḥ
  • viśālair -
  • viśāla (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    viśāla (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • agniśaraṇaiḥ -
  • agniśaraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • srugbhāṇḍair -
  • srugbhāṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ācitam -
  • ācita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ācita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ācitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    ācit (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śubhaiḥ -
  • śubha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    śubha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “mahadbhistoyakalaśaiḥ kaṭhinaiścopaśobhitam
  • mahadbhis -
  • mahat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mahat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • toya -
  • toya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kalaśaiḥ -
  • kalaśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • kaṭhinaiś -
  • kaṭhina (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kaṭhina (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • copa -
  • cup (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śobhitam -
  • śobhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śobhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śobhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh]
    śubh -> śobhita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √śubh class 6 verb], [nominative single from √śubh], [accusative single from √śubh]
  • Line 3: “śaraṇyaṃ sarvabhūtānāṃ brahmaghoṣanināditam
  • śaraṇyam -
  • śaraṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śaraṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śaraṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śaraṇī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • sarvabhūtānām -
  • sarvabhūta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvabhūta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sarvabhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • brahmaghoṣa -
  • brahmaghoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nināditam -
  • ninādita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ninādita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nināditā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.145.27

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 3.145.27 in Kannada sript:
ವಿಶಾಲೈರಗ್ನಿಶರಣೈಃ ಸ್ರುಗ್ಭಾಣ್ಡೈರಾಚಿತಂ ಶುಭೈಃ ।
ಮಹದ್ಭಿಸ್ತೋಯಕಲಶೈಃ ಕಠಿನೈಶ್ಚೋಪಶೋಭಿತಮ್ ।
ಶರಣ್ಯಂ ಸರ್ವಭೂತಾನಾಂ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಘೋಷನಿನಾದಿತಮ್ ॥ ೨೭ ॥

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 3.145.27 in Bengali sript:
বিশালৈরগ্নিশরণৈঃ স্রুগ্ভাণ্ডৈরাচিতং শুভৈঃ ।
মহদ্ভিস্তোযকলশৈঃ কঠিনৈশ্চোপশোভিতম্ ।
শরণ্যং সর্বভূতানাং ব্রহ্মঘোষনিনাদিতম্ ॥ ২৭ ॥

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 3.145.27 in Gujarati sript:
વિશાલૈરગ્નિશરણૈઃ સ્રુગ્ભાણ્ડૈરાચિતં શુભૈઃ ।
મહદ્ભિસ્તોયકલશૈઃ કઠિનૈશ્ચોપશોભિતમ્ ।
શરણ્યં સર્વભૂતાનાં બ્રહ્મઘોષનિનાદિતમ્ ॥ ૨૭ ॥

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 3.145.27 in Malayalam sript:
വിശാലൈരഗ്നിശരണൈഃ സ്രുഗ്ഭാണ്ഡൈരാചിതം ശുഭൈഃ ।
മഹദ്ഭിസ്തോയകലശൈഃ കഠിനൈശ്ചോപശോഭിതമ് ।
ശരണ്യം സര്വഭൂതാനാം ബ്രഹ്മഘോഷനിനാദിതമ് ॥ ൨൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.145.27 in Telugu sript:
విశాలైరగ్నిశరణైః స్రుగ్భాణ్డైరాచితం శుభైః ।
మహద్భిస్తోయకలశైః కఠినైశ్చోపశోభితమ్ ।
శరణ్యం సర్వభూతానాం బ్రహ్మఘోషనినాదితమ్ ॥ ౨౭ ॥

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