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 3.175.21

स हि प्रयत्नमकरोत्तीव्रमात्मविमोक्षणे ।
न चैनमशकद्वीरः कथंचित्प्रतिबाधितुम् ॥ २१ ॥

sa hi prayatnamakarottīvramātmavimokṣaṇe |
na cainamaśakadvīraḥ kathaṃcitpratibādhitum || 21 ||

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

...consider you as worthy of being worshipped and honoured; and we have long yearned after your company. And here is this son of Devaki, Krishna, who has come to us on a visit. Verily,...

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

Prayatna, Tivram, Tivra, Vimokshana, Aina, Dvih, Katham, Katha, Cit, Prati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.175.21). 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 hi prayatnamakarottīvramātmavimokṣaṇe
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • prayatnam -
  • prayatna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prayatnā (noun, feminine)
  • akarot -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • tīvram -
  • tīvram (indeclinable)
    tīvra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tīvra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tīvrā (noun, feminine)
  • ātma -
  • ātman (noun, masculine)
  • vimokṣaṇe -
  • vimokṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vimokṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vimokṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “na cainamaśakadvīraḥ kathaṃcitpratibādhitum
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ainam -
  • aina (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • aśa -
  • aśan (noun, masculine)
  • ka -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dvīr -
  • dviḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    dviḥ (indeclinable)
  • raḥ -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kathañ -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    katham (indeclinable)
    katha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    katha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cit -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bādhitum -
  • bādh -> bādhitum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √bādh]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.175.21

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 3.175.21 in Kannada sript:
ಸ ಹಿ ಪ್ರಯತ್ನಮಕರೋತ್ತೀವ್ರಮಾತ್ಮವಿಮೋಕ್ಷಣೇ ।
ನ ಚೈನಮಶಕದ್ವೀರಃ ಕಥಂಚಿತ್ಪ್ರತಿಬಾಧಿತುಮ್ ॥ ೨೧ ॥

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 3.175.21 in Bengali sript:
স হি প্রযত্নমকরোত্তীব্রমাত্মবিমোক্ষণে ।
ন চৈনমশকদ্বীরঃ কথংচিত্প্রতিবাধিতুম্ ॥ ২১ ॥

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 3.175.21 in Gujarati sript:
સ હિ પ્રયત્નમકરોત્તીવ્રમાત્મવિમોક્ષણે ।
ન ચૈનમશકદ્વીરઃ કથંચિત્પ્રતિબાધિતુમ્ ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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 3.175.21 in Malayalam sript:
സ ഹി പ്രയത്നമകരോത്തീവ്രമാത്മവിമോക്ഷണേ ।
ന ചൈനമശകദ്വീരഃ കഥംചിത്പ്രതിബാധിതുമ് ॥ ൨൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.175.21 in Telugu sript:
స హి ప్రయత్నమకరోత్తీవ్రమాత్మవిమోక్షణే ।
న చైనమశకద్వీరః కథంచిత్ప్రతిబాధితుమ్ ॥ ౨౧ ॥

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