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 3.239.22

कर्मसिद्धौ तदा तत्र जृम्भमाणा महाद्भुता ।
कृत्या समुत्थिता राजन्किं करोमीति चाब्रवीत् ॥ २२ ॥

karmasiddhau tadā tatra jṛmbhamāṇā mahādbhutā |
kṛtyā samutthitā rājankiṃ karomīti cābravīt || 22 ||

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...obtained prosperity, like an unburnt earthen vessel in water. That king who is entirely destitute of courage, who has no spark of manliness, who is the slave of procrastination, who...

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

Karmasiddhi, Tada, Tatra, Jrimbhamana, Mahadbhuta, Kriti, Kritya, Samutthita, Rajan, Rajat, Kim, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.239.22). 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: “karmasiddhau tadā tatra jṛmbhamāṇā mahādbhutā
  • karmasiddhau -
  • karmasiddhi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • jṛmbhamāṇā* -
  • jṛmbh -> jṛmbhamāṇa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √jṛmbh class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √jṛmbh class 1 verb]
    jṛmbh -> jṛmbhamāṇā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √jṛmbh class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √jṛmbh class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √jṛmbh class 1 verb]
  • mahādbhutā -
  • mahādbhutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “kṛtyā samutthitā rājankiṃ karomīti cābravīt
  • kṛtyā -
  • kṛti (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṛtyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kṛtyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛtī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [instrumental single]
    kṛtī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • samutthitā* -
  • samutthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    samutthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • karomī -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [present active first single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abravīt -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.239.22

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 3.239.22 in Kannada sript:
ಕರ್ಮಸಿದ್ಧೌ ತದಾ ತತ್ರ ಜೃಮ್ಭಮಾಣಾ ಮಹಾದ್ಭುತಾ ।
ಕೃತ್ಯಾ ಸಮುತ್ಥಿತಾ ರಾಜನ್ಕಿಂ ಕರೋಮೀತಿ ಚಾಬ್ರವೀತ್ ॥ ೨೨ ॥

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 3.239.22 in Bengali sript:
কর্মসিদ্ধৌ তদা তত্র জৃম্ভমাণা মহাদ্ভুতা ।
কৃত্যা সমুত্থিতা রাজন্কিং করোমীতি চাব্রবীত্ ॥ ২২ ॥

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 3.239.22 in Gujarati sript:
કર્મસિદ્ધૌ તદા તત્ર જૃમ્ભમાણા મહાદ્ભુતા ।
કૃત્યા સમુત્થિતા રાજન્કિં કરોમીતિ ચાબ્રવીત્ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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 3.239.22 in Malayalam sript:
കര്മസിദ്ധൌ തദാ തത്ര ജൃമ്ഭമാണാ മഹാദ്ഭുതാ ।
കൃത്യാ സമുത്ഥിതാ രാജന്കിം കരോമീതി ചാബ്രവീത് ॥ ൨൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.239.22 in Telugu sript:
కర్మసిద్ధౌ తదా తత్ర జృమ్భమాణా మహాద్భుతా ।
కృత్యా సముత్థితా రాజన్కిం కరోమీతి చాబ్రవీత్ ॥ ౨౨ ॥

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