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 3.219.34

पादपानां च या माता करञ्जनिलया हि सा ।
करञ्जे तां नमस्यन्ति तस्मात्पुत्रार्थिनो नराः ॥ ३४ ॥

pādapānāṃ ca yā mātā karañjanilayā hi sā |
karañje tāṃ namasyanti tasmātputrārthino narāḥ || 34 ||

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...he looked beautiful like the moon at its full. The much-esteemed incantation of Vedic hymns, the music of the celestial band, and the songs of gods and Gandharvas then rang on all sides...

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

Padapa, Matri, Mata, Karanjanilaya, Karanja, Nama, Namas, Namasya, Anti, Tasmat, Tad, Putrarthin, Nara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.219.34). 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: “pādapānāṃ ca mātā karañjanilayā hi
  • pādapānām -
  • pādapa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pādapā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yā* -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mātā -
  • mātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • karañjanilayā* -
  • karañjanilayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “karañje tāṃ namasyanti tasmātputrārthino narāḥ
  • karañje -
  • karañja (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • namasya -
  • namasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    namas (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nam (verb class 1)
    [present active second single]
  • anti -
  • anti (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    antī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • tasmāt -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • putrārthino* -
  • putrārthin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    putrārthin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • narāḥ -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.219.34

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 3.219.34 in Kannada sript:
ಪಾದಪಾನಾಂ ಚ ಯಾ ಮಾತಾ ಕರಞ್ಜನಿಲಯಾ ಹಿ ಸಾ ।
ಕರಞ್ಜೇ ತಾಂ ನಮಸ್ಯನ್ತಿ ತಸ್ಮಾತ್ಪುತ್ರಾರ್ಥಿನೋ ನರಾಃ ॥ ೩೪ ॥

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 3.219.34 in Bengali sript:
পাদপানাং চ যা মাতা করঞ্জনিলযা হি সা ।
করঞ্জে তাং নমস্যন্তি তস্মাত্পুত্রার্থিনো নরাঃ ॥ ৩৪ ॥

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 3.219.34 in Gujarati sript:
પાદપાનાં ચ યા માતા કરઞ્જનિલયા હિ સા ।
કરઞ્જે તાં નમસ્યન્તિ તસ્માત્પુત્રાર્થિનો નરાઃ ॥ ૩૪ ॥

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 3.219.34 in Malayalam sript:
പാദപാനാം ച യാ മാതാ കരഞ്ജനിലയാ ഹി സാ ।
കരഞ്ജേ താം നമസ്യന്തി തസ്മാത്പുത്രാര്ഥിനോ നരാഃ ॥ ൩൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.219.34 in Telugu sript:
పాదపానాం చ యా మాతా కరఞ్జనిలయా హి సా ।
కరఞ్జే తాం నమస్యన్తి తస్మాత్పుత్రార్థినో నరాః ॥ ౩౪ ॥

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