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 3.186.93

गङ्गां शतद्रुं सीतां च यमुनामथ कौशिकीम् ।
चर्मण्वतीं वेत्रवतीं चन्द्रभागां सरस्वतीम् ॥ ९३ ॥

gaṅgāṃ śatadruṃ sītāṃ ca yamunāmatha kauśikīm |
carmaṇvatīṃ vetravatīṃ candrabhāgāṃ sarasvatīm || 93 ||

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...with a net of pearls. Approaching the king one day in private, he addressed the king saying, 'This is a fine forest without water. Sport you here joyfully!' And the king at...

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

Ganga, Shatadru, Sita, Yamuna, Atha, Kaushiki, Carmanvati, Vetravati, Candrabhaga, Sarasvati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.186.93). 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: “gaṅgāṃ śatadruṃ sītāṃ ca yamunāmatha kauśikīm
  • gaṅgām -
  • gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • śatadrum -
  • śatadru (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sītām -
  • sītā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    sai -> sītā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √sai class 1 verb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yamunām -
  • yamunā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • kauśikīm -
  • kauśikī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “carmaṇvatīṃ vetravatīṃ candrabhāgāṃ sarasvatīm
  • carmaṇvatīm -
  • carmaṇvatī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vetravatīm -
  • vetravatī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • candrabhāgām -
  • candrabhāgā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sarasvatīm -
  • sarasvatī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.186.93

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 3.186.93 in Kannada sript:
ಗಙ್ಗಾಂ ಶತದ್ರುಂ ಸೀತಾಂ ಚ ಯಮುನಾಮಥ ಕೌಶಿಕೀಮ್ ।
ಚರ್ಮಣ್ವತೀಂ ವೇತ್ರವತೀಂ ಚನ್ದ್ರಭಾಗಾಂ ಸರಸ್ವತೀಮ್ ॥ ೯೩ ॥

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 3.186.93 in Bengali sript:
গঙ্গাং শতদ্রুং সীতাং চ যমুনামথ কৌশিকীম্ ।
চর্মণ্বতীং বেত্রবতীং চন্দ্রভাগাং সরস্বতীম্ ॥ ৯৩ ॥

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 3.186.93 in Gujarati sript:
ગઙ્ગાં શતદ્રું સીતાં ચ યમુનામથ કૌશિકીમ્ ।
ચર્મણ્વતીં વેત્રવતીં ચન્દ્રભાગાં સરસ્વતીમ્ ॥ ૯૩ ॥

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 3.186.93 in Malayalam sript:
ഗങ്ഗാം ശതദ്രും സീതാം ച യമുനാമഥ കൌശികീമ് ।
ചര്മണ്വതീം വേത്രവതീം ചന്ദ്രഭാഗാം സരസ്വതീമ് ॥ ൯൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.186.93 in Telugu sript:
గఙ్గాం శతద్రుం సీతాం చ యమునామథ కౌశికీమ్ ।
చర్మణ్వతీం వేత్రవతీం చన్ద్రభాగాం సరస్వతీమ్ ॥ ౯౩ ॥

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