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 3.175.16

स भीमं सहसाभ्येत्य पृदाकुः क्षुधितो भृशम् ।
जग्राहाजगरो ग्राहो भुजयोरुभयोर्बलात् ॥ १६ ॥

sa bhīmaṃ sahasābhyetya pṛdākuḥ kṣudhito bhṛśam |
jagrāhājagaro grāho bhujayorubhayorbalāt || 16 ||

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

...the Arghya. Then the godlike saint, Narada, learning that they were about to hear the speech of Markandeya, expressed his assent to the arrangement. And he, the deathless, knowing what...

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

Bhima, Sahasa, Sahas, Abhyetya, Pridaku, Kshudhita, Bhrisham, Bhrisha, Ajagara, Graha, Bhuja, Ubha, Balat, Bala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.175.16). 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: “sa bhīmaṃ sahasābhyetya pṛdākuḥ kṣudhito bhṛśam
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhīmam -
  • bhīma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhīma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhīmā (noun, feminine)
  • sahasā -
  • sahasā (indeclinable)
    sahas (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sahas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sahasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sahasa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sahasa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • abhyetya -
  • abhyetya (indeclinable)
  • pṛdākuḥ -
  • pṛdāku (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṣudhito* -
  • kṣudhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣudh -> kṣudhita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṣudh class 4 verb]
  • bhṛśam -
  • bhṛśam (indeclinable)
    bhṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhṛśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhṛśā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “jagrāhājagaro grāho bhujayorubhayorbalāt
  • jagrāhā -
  • grah (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • ajagaro* -
  • ajagara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • grāho* -
  • grāha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhujayor -
  • bhuja (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    bhujā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • ubhayor -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • balāt -
  • balāt (indeclinable)
    bala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.175.16

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 3.175.16 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ಭೀಮಂ ಸಹಸಾಭ್ಯೇತ್ಯ ಪೃದಾಕುಃ ಕ್ಷುಧಿತೋ ಭೃಶಮ್ ।
ಜಗ್ರಾಹಾಜಗರೋ ಗ್ರಾಹೋ ಭುಜಯೋರುಭಯೋರ್ಬಲಾತ್ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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 3.175.16 in Bengali sript:
স ভীমং সহসাভ্যেত্য পৃদাকুঃ ক্ষুধিতো ভৃশম্ ।
জগ্রাহাজগরো গ্রাহো ভুজযোরুভযোর্বলাত্ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 3.175.16 in Gujarati sript:
સ ભીમં સહસાભ્યેત્ય પૃદાકુઃ ક્ષુધિતો ભૃશમ્ ।
જગ્રાહાજગરો ગ્રાહો ભુજયોરુભયોર્બલાત્ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 3.175.16 in Malayalam sript:
സ ഭീമം സഹസാഭ്യേത്യ പൃദാകുഃ ക്ഷുധിതോ ഭൃശമ് ।
ജഗ്രാഹാജഗരോ ഗ്രാഹോ ഭുജയോരുഭയോര്ബലാത് ॥ ൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.175.16 in Telugu sript:
స భీమం సహసాభ్యేత్య పృదాకుః క్షుధితో భృశమ్ ।
జగ్రాహాజగరో గ్రాహో భుజయోరుభయోర్బలాత్ ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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