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 3.159.10

आर्ष्टिषेणस्य राजर्षेः प्राप्य भूयस्त्वमाश्रमम् ।
तामिस्रं प्रथमं पक्षं वीतशोकभयो वस ॥ १० ॥

ārṣṭiṣeṇasya rājarṣeḥ prāpya bhūyastvamāśramam |
tāmisraṃ prathamaṃ pakṣaṃ vītaśokabhayo vasa || 10 ||

Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...Varuna and Salava, and Asmavarsha weapons, I assailed him, profusely showering shafts. But, O king, he instantly swallowed up even all these weapons of mine. And when all those...

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

Arshtishena, Rajarshi, Prapya, Bhuyastva, Ashrama, Tamisra, Prathamam, Prathama, Paksha, Vitashokabhaya, Vasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.159.10). 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: “ārṣṭiṣeṇasya rājarṣeḥ prāpya bhūyastvamāśramam
  • ārṣṭiṣeṇasya -
  • ārṣṭiṣeṇa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • rājarṣeḥ -
  • rājarṣi (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • prāpya -
  • prāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūyastvam -
  • bhūyastva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āśramam -
  • āśrama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āśrama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “tāmisraṃ prathamaṃ pakṣaṃ vītaśokabhayo vasa
  • tāmisram -
  • tāmisra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tāmisra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tāmisrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • prathamam -
  • prathamam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prathamam (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    prathamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    prathama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prathama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prathamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pakṣam -
  • pakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vītaśokabhayo* -
  • vītaśokabhaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vasa -
  • vasa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vas (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.159.10

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 3.159.10 in Kannada sript:
ಆರ್ಷ್ಟಿಷೇಣಸ್ಯ ರಾಜರ್ಷೇಃ ಪ್ರಾಪ್ಯ ಭೂಯಸ್ತ್ವಮಾಶ್ರಮಮ್ ।
ತಾಮಿಸ್ರಂ ಪ್ರಥಮಂ ಪಕ್ಷಂ ವೀತಶೋಕಭಯೋ ವಸ ॥ ೧೦ ॥

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 3.159.10 in Bengali sript:
আর্ষ্টিষেণস্য রাজর্ষেঃ প্রাপ্য ভূযস্ত্বমাশ্রমম্ ।
তামিস্রং প্রথমং পক্ষং বীতশোকভযো বস ॥ ১০ ॥

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 3.159.10 in Gujarati sript:
આર્ષ્ટિષેણસ્ય રાજર્ષેઃ પ્રાપ્ય ભૂયસ્ત્વમાશ્રમમ્ ।
તામિસ્રં પ્રથમં પક્ષં વીતશોકભયો વસ ॥ ૧૦ ॥

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 3.159.10 in Malayalam sript:
ആര്ഷ്ടിഷേണസ്യ രാജര്ഷേഃ പ്രാപ്യ ഭൂയസ്ത്വമാശ്രമമ് ।
താമിസ്രം പ്രഥമം പക്ഷം വീതശോകഭയോ വസ ॥ ൧൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.159.10 in Telugu sript:
ఆర్ష్టిషేణస్య రాజర్షేః ప్రాప్య భూయస్త్వమాశ్రమమ్ ।
తామిస్రం ప్రథమం పక్షం వీతశోకభయో వస ॥ ౧౦ ॥

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