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 3.233.6

जितकाशिनश्च खचरास्त्वरिताश्च महारथाः ।
क्षणेनैव वने तस्मिन्समाजग्मुरभीतवत् ॥ ६ ॥

jitakāśinaśca khacarāstvaritāśca mahārathāḥ |
kṣaṇenaiva vane tasminsamājagmurabhītavat || 6 ||

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

...desirous of effecting the release of the king. Bhima then answered those old attendants of Duryodhana, who, afflicted with grief and melancholy, were thus soliciting (the aid of Yudhishthira...

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

Jitakashi, Jitakashin, Khacara, Tvarita, Maharatha, Kshana, Vana, Vani, Tad, Sama, Abhitavat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.233.6). 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: “jitakāśinaśca khacarāstvaritāśca mahārathāḥ
  • jitakāśinaś -
  • jitakāśi (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jitakāśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jitakāśin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • khacarās -
  • khacara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    khacarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tvaritāś -
  • tvarita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    tvaritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tvar -> tvarita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √tvar], [vocative plural from √tvar]
    tvar -> tvaritā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √tvar], [vocative plural from √tvar], [accusative plural from √tvar]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahārathāḥ -
  • mahāratha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahārathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “kṣaṇenaiva vane tasminsamājagmurabhītavat
  • kṣaṇenai -
  • kṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • vane -
  • vana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vani (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    vani (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • samā -
  • samā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    samā (Preverb)
  • jagmur -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third plural]
    gam (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
    gam (verb class 3)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • abhītavat -
  • abhītavat (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.233.6

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 3.233.6 in Kannada sript:
ಜಿತಕಾಶಿನಶ್ಚ ಖಚರಾಸ್ತ್ವರಿತಾಶ್ಚ ಮಹಾರಥಾಃ ।
ಕ್ಷಣೇನೈವ ವನೇ ತಸ್ಮಿನ್ಸಮಾಜಗ್ಮುರಭೀತವತ್ ॥ ೬ ॥

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 3.233.6 in Bengali sript:
জিতকাশিনশ্চ খচরাস্ত্বরিতাশ্চ মহারথাঃ ।
ক্ষণেনৈব বনে তস্মিন্সমাজগ্মুরভীতবত্ ॥ ৬ ॥

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 3.233.6 in Gujarati sript:
જિતકાશિનશ્ચ ખચરાસ્ત્વરિતાશ્ચ મહારથાઃ ।
ક્ષણેનૈવ વને તસ્મિન્સમાજગ્મુરભીતવત્ ॥ ૬ ॥

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 3.233.6 in Malayalam sript:
ജിതകാശിനശ്ച ഖചരാസ്ത്വരിതാശ്ച മഹാരഥാഃ ।
ക്ഷണേനൈവ വനേ തസ്മിന്സമാജഗ്മുരഭീതവത് ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.233.6 in Telugu sript:
జితకాశినశ్చ ఖచరాస్త్వరితాశ్చ మహారథాః ।
క్షణేనైవ వనే తస్మిన్సమాజగ్మురభీతవత్ ॥ ౬ ॥

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