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).
शीघ्रमेव गुडाकेशः कृतास्त्रः पुरुषर्षभः ।
साक्षान्मघवता सृष्टः संप्राप्स्यति धनंजयः ॥ २८ ॥
śīghrameva guḍākeśaḥ kṛtāstraḥ puruṣarṣabhaḥ |
sākṣānmaghavatā sṛṣṭaḥ saṃprāpsyati dhanaṃjayaḥ || 28 ||
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...and the hewer of hostile forces and unrivalled and difficult to be borne even by the celestials, the demons and the Rakshasas. Then at the command of that god, I sat me down there. And...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
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- Line 1: “śīghrameva guḍākeśaḥ kṛtāstraḥ puruṣarṣabhaḥ”
- śīghram -
śīghram (indeclinable)[indeclinable]śīghra (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]śīghra (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]śīghrā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- eva -
eva (indeclinable particle)[indeclinable particle]eva (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]eva (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- guḍākeśaḥ -
guḍākeśa (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- kṛtāstraḥ -
kṛtāstra (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- puruṣarṣabhaḥ -
puruṣarṣabha (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “sākṣānmaghavatā sṛṣṭaḥ saṃprāpsyati dhanaṃjayaḥ”
- sākṣān -
sākṣāt (indeclinable)[indeclinable]sākṣa (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]sākṣa (noun, neuter)[adverb], [ablative single]
- maghavatā -
maghavat (noun, masculine)[instrumental single]maghavat (noun, neuter)[instrumental single]maghavatā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- sṛṣṭaḥ -
sṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)[nominative single]√sṛj -> sṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)[nominative single from √sṛj class 6 verb]
- samprā -
- āpsyati -
√āp (verb class 5)[future active third single]
- dhanañjayaḥ -
dhanañjaya (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
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