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 3.192.8

महर्षिर्विश्रुतस्तात उत्तङ्क इति भारत ।
मरुधन्वसु रम्येषु आश्रमस्तस्य कौरव ॥ ८ ॥

maharṣirviśrutastāta uttaṅka iti bhārata |
marudhanvasu ramyeṣu āśramastasya kaurava || 8 ||

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...never go in vain, so gift to virtuous Brahmanas learned in the Vedas can never go in vain. The Brahmanas have anger for their weapon; they never fight with arms of iron and steel. Indeed...

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

Maharshi, Vishruta, Tata, Uttanka, Iti, Bharata, Marudhanvan, Ramya, Ashrama, Tad, Kaurava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.192.8). 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: “maharṣirviśrutastāta uttaṅka iti bhārata
  • maharṣir -
  • maharṣi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • viśrutas -
  • viśruta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tāta* -
  • tāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uttaṅka* -
  • uttaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “marudhanvasu ramyeṣu āśramastasya kaurava
  • marudhanvasu -
  • marudhanvan (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • ramyeṣu -
  • ramya (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    ramya (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    ram -> ramya (participle, masculine)
    [locative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [locative plural from √ram]
    ram -> ramya (participle, neuter)
    [locative plural from √ram class 1 verb], [locative plural from √ram]
  • āśramas -
  • āśrama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kaurava -
  • kaurava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kaurava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.192.8

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 3.192.8 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹರ್ಷಿರ್ವಿಶ್ರುತಸ್ತಾತ ಉತ್ತಙ್ಕ ಇತಿ ಭಾರತ ।
ಮರುಧನ್ವಸು ರಮ್ಯೇಷು ಆಶ್ರಮಸ್ತಸ್ಯ ಕೌರವ ॥ ೮ ॥

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 3.192.8 in Bengali sript:
মহর্ষির্বিশ্রুতস্তাত উত্তঙ্ক ইতি ভারত ।
মরুধন্বসু রম্যেষু আশ্রমস্তস্য কৌরব ॥ ৮ ॥

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 3.192.8 in Gujarati sript:
મહર્ષિર્વિશ્રુતસ્તાત ઉત્તઙ્ક ઇતિ ભારત ।
મરુધન્વસુ રમ્યેષુ આશ્રમસ્તસ્ય કૌરવ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 3.192.8 in Malayalam sript:
മഹര്ഷിര്വിശ്രുതസ്താത ഉത്തങ്ക ഇതി ഭാരത ।
മരുധന്വസു രമ്യേഷു ആശ്രമസ്തസ്യ കൌരവ ॥ ൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.192.8 in Telugu sript:
మహర్షిర్విశ్రుతస్తాత ఉత్తఙ్క ఇతి భారత ।
మరుధన్వసు రమ్యేషు ఆశ్రమస్తస్య కౌరవ ॥ ౮ ॥

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