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 3.157.24

एवं प्रणिहितं भीम चिरात्प्रभृति मे मनः ।
द्रष्टुमिच्छामि शैलाग्रं त्वद्बाहुबलमाश्रिता ॥ २४ ॥

evaṃ praṇihitaṃ bhīma cirātprabhṛti me manaḥ |
draṣṭumicchāmi śailāgraṃ tvadbāhubalamāśritā || 24 ||

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...recognised in the world as leading to heaven, are established in Dhananjaya even from his very birth. And self-restraint, and charity, and strength, and intelligence, and modesty, and...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.157.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Pranihita, Bhima, Cirat, Cira, Cirad, Asmad, Mana, Manas, Shailagra, Yushmad, Bahubala, Ashrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.157.24). 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: “evaṃ praṇihitaṃ bhīma cirātprabhṛti me manaḥ
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • praṇihitam -
  • praṇihita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    praṇihita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    praṇihitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bhīma -
  • bhīma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhīma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cirāt -
  • cirāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    cira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    cira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    cirād (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • prabhṛti -
  • prabhṛti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • manaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “draṣṭumicchāmi śailāgraṃ tvadbāhubalamāśritā
  • draṣṭum -
  • dṛś -> draṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dṛś]
  • icchāmi -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • śailāgram -
  • śailāgra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tvad -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • bāhubalam -
  • bāhubala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bāhubala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āśritā -
  • āśritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.157.24

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 3.157.24 in Kannada sript:
ಏವಂ ಪ್ರಣಿಹಿತಂ ಭೀಮ ಚಿರಾತ್ಪ್ರಭೃತಿ ಮೇ ಮನಃ ।
ದ್ರಷ್ಟುಮಿಚ್ಛಾಮಿ ಶೈಲಾಗ್ರಂ ತ್ವದ್ಬಾಹುಬಲಮಾಶ್ರಿತಾ ॥ ೨೪ ॥

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 3.157.24 in Bengali sript:
এবং প্রণিহিতং ভীম চিরাত্প্রভৃতি মে মনঃ ।
দ্রষ্টুমিচ্ছামি শৈলাগ্রং ত্বদ্বাহুবলমাশ্রিতা ॥ ২৪ ॥

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 3.157.24 in Gujarati sript:
એવં પ્રણિહિતં ભીમ ચિરાત્પ્રભૃતિ મે મનઃ ।
દ્રષ્ટુમિચ્છામિ શૈલાગ્રં ત્વદ્બાહુબલમાશ્રિતા ॥ ૨૪ ॥

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 3.157.24 in Malayalam sript:
ഏവം പ്രണിഹിതം ഭീമ ചിരാത്പ്രഭൃതി മേ മനഃ ।
ദ്രഷ്ടുമിച്ഛാമി ശൈലാഗ്രം ത്വദ്ബാഹുബലമാശ്രിതാ ॥ ൨൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.157.24 in Telugu sript:
ఏవం ప్రణిహితం భీమ చిరాత్ప్రభృతి మే మనః ।
ద్రష్టుమిచ్ఛామి శైలాగ్రం త్వద్బాహుబలమాశ్రితా ॥ ౨౪ ॥

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