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 3.266.45

तत्रानशनसंकल्पं कृत्वासीना वयं तदा ।
ततः कथान्ते गृध्रस्य जटायोरभवत्कथा ॥ ४५ ॥

tatrānaśanasaṃkalpaṃ kṛtvāsīnā vayaṃ tadā |
tataḥ kathānte gṛdhrasya jaṭāyorabhavatkathā || 45 ||

Note! The following is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview. fear. And Vali, his heart having been pierced through, began to vomit forth blood. And he then beheld standing before him Rama with Sumatra’s son by his side. And reproving that...

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

Tatra, Anashana, Sankalpa, Kritva, Kritvan, Asina, Vaya, Asmad, Tada, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Kathanta, Gridhra, Jatayu, Katha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.266.45). 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: “tatrānaśanasaṃkalpaṃ kṛtvāsīnā vayaṃ tadā
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • anaśana -
  • anaśana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anaśana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅkalpam -
  • saṅkalpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṅkalpā (noun, feminine)
    saṅkalpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [compound]
    kṛtvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • āsīnā* -
  • āsīna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    āsīnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vayā (noun, feminine)
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative dual]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tataḥ kathānte gṛdhrasya jaṭāyorabhavatkathā
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • kathānte -
  • kathānta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • gṛdhrasya -
  • gṛdhra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    gṛdhra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • jaṭāyor -
  • jaṭāyu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • kathā -
  • kathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.266.45

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 3.266.45 in Kannada sript:
ತತ್ರಾನಶನಸಂಕಲ್ಪಂ ಕೃತ್ವಾಸೀನಾ ವಯಂ ತದಾ ।
ತತಃ ಕಥಾನ್ತೇ ಗೃಧ್ರಸ್ಯ ಜಟಾಯೋರಭವತ್ಕಥಾ ॥ ೪೫ ॥

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 3.266.45 in Bengali sript:
তত্রানশনসংকল্পং কৃত্বাসীনা বযং তদা ।
ততঃ কথান্তে গৃধ্রস্য জটাযোরভবত্কথা ॥ ৪৫ ॥

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 3.266.45 in Gujarati sript:
તત્રાનશનસંકલ્પં કૃત્વાસીના વયં તદા ।
તતઃ કથાન્તે ગૃધ્રસ્ય જટાયોરભવત્કથા ॥ ૪૫ ॥

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 3.266.45 in Malayalam sript:
തത്രാനശനസംകല്പം കൃത്വാസീനാ വയം തദാ ।
തതഃ കഥാന്തേ ഗൃധ്രസ്യ ജടായോരഭവത്കഥാ ॥ ൪൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 3.266.45 in Telugu sript:
తత్రానశనసంకల్పం కృత్వాసీనా వయం తదా ।
తతః కథాన్తే గృధ్రస్య జటాయోరభవత్కథా ॥ ౪౫ ॥

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