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 3.198.90

सर्वत्र च दयावन्तः सन्तः करुणवेदिनः ।
गच्छन्तीह सुसंतुष्टा धर्म्यं पन्थानमुत्तमम् ।
शिष्टाचारा महात्मानो येषां धर्मः सुनिश्चितः ॥ ९० ॥

sarvatra ca dayāvantaḥ santaḥ karuṇavedinaḥ |
gacchantīha susaṃtuṣṭā dharmyaṃ panthānamuttamam |
śiṣṭācārā mahātmāno yeṣāṃ dharmaḥ suniścitaḥ || 90 ||

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

...looked delightful, the fowler reverenced his guest by offering him a seat. And he also gave him water to wash his feet and face. And accepting these, that best of Brahmanas sat at his...

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

Sarvatra, Dayavat, Sat, Santa, Karunavedin, Gacchat, Iha, Susantushta, Dharmya, Dharmi, Pathin, Panthana, Uttamam, Uttama, Shishtacara, Mahatman, Yah, Yat, Dharma, Sunishcita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.198.90). 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: “sarvatra ca dayāvantaḥ santaḥ karuṇavedinaḥ
  • sarvatra -
  • sarvatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dayāvantaḥ -
  • dayāvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • santaḥ -
  • sat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    santa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sam -> santa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sam class 1 verb]
  • karuṇavedinaḥ -
  • karuṇavedin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    karuṇavedin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “gacchantīha susaṃtuṣṭā dharmyaṃ panthānamuttamam
  • gacchantī -
  • gacchat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [nominative plural], [vocative dual], [vocative plural], [accusative dual], [accusative plural]
    gam (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • susantuṣṭā* -
  • susantuṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    susantuṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dharmyam -
  • dharmya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dharmya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dharmyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    dharmī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • panthānam -
  • panthāna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pathin (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 3: “śiṣṭācārā mahātmāno yeṣāṃ dharmaḥ suniścitaḥ
  • śiṣṭācārā* -
  • śiṣṭācāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śiṣṭācārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mahātmāno* -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • yeṣām -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • dharmaḥ -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • suniścitaḥ -
  • suniścita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.198.90

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 3.198.90 in Kannada sript:
ಸರ್ವತ್ರ ಚ ದಯಾವನ್ತಃ ಸನ್ತಃ ಕರುಣವೇದಿನಃ ।
ಗಚ್ಛನ್ತೀಹ ಸುಸಂತುಷ್ಟಾ ಧರ್ಮ್ಯಂ ಪನ್ಥಾನಮುತ್ತಮಮ್ ।
ಶಿಷ್ಟಾಚಾರಾ ಮಹಾತ್ಮಾನೋ ಯೇಷಾಂ ಧರ್ಮಃ ಸುನಿಶ್ಚಿತಃ ॥ ೯೦ ॥

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 3.198.90 in Bengali sript:
সর্বত্র চ দযাবন্তঃ সন্তঃ করুণবেদিনঃ ।
গচ্ছন্তীহ সুসংতুষ্টা ধর্ম্যং পন্থানমুত্তমম্ ।
শিষ্টাচারা মহাত্মানো যেষাং ধর্মঃ সুনিশ্চিতঃ ॥ ৯০ ॥

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 3.198.90 in Gujarati sript:
સર્વત્ર ચ દયાવન્તઃ સન્તઃ કરુણવેદિનઃ ।
ગચ્છન્તીહ સુસંતુષ્ટા ધર્મ્યં પન્થાનમુત્તમમ્ ।
શિષ્ટાચારા મહાત્માનો યેષાં ધર્મઃ સુનિશ્ચિતઃ ॥ ૯૦ ॥

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 3.198.90 in Malayalam sript:
സര്വത്ര ച ദയാവന്തഃ സന്തഃ കരുണവേദിനഃ ।
ഗച്ഛന്തീഹ സുസംതുഷ്ടാ ധര്മ്യം പന്ഥാനമുത്തമമ് ।
ശിഷ്ടാചാരാ മഹാത്മാനോ യേഷാം ധര്മഃ സുനിശ്ചിതഃ ॥ ൯൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.198.90 in Telugu sript:
సర్వత్ర చ దయావన్తః సన్తః కరుణవేదినః ।
గచ్ఛన్తీహ సుసంతుష్టా ధర్మ్యం పన్థానముత్తమమ్ ।
శిష్టాచారా మహాత్మానో యేషాం ధర్మః సునిశ్చితః ॥ ౯౦ ॥

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