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 3.270.17

तेऽभिपत्य पुरं भग्ना हतशेषा निशाचराः ।
सर्वं राज्ञे यथावृत्तं रावणाय न्यवेदयन् ॥ १७ ॥

te'bhipatya puraṃ bhagnā hataśeṣā niśācarāḥ |
sarvaṃ rājñe yathāvṛttaṃ rāvaṇāya nyavedayan || 17 ||

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

...'I do not desire to put any obstacle in your way. I am no foe of thine! Listen, O Rama, to these words, and having listened, do what is proper! If, at your command, I get a way for...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.270.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Yushmad, Abhi, Patya, Pur, Pura, Bhagna, Hatashesha, Nishacara, Sarvam, Sarva, Rajan, Yathavritta, Ravana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.270.17). 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: “te'bhipatya puraṃ bhagnā hataśeṣā niśācarāḥ
  • te' -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • abhi -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • patya -
  • patya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pat -> patya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pat]
    pat -> patya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pat]
    pat (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • puram -
  • pura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    purā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    pur (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • bhagnā* -
  • bhagna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhagnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hataśeṣā* -
  • hataśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    hataśeṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • niśācarāḥ -
  • niśācara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    niśācarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sarvaṃ rājñ;e yathāvṛttaṃ rāvaṇāya nyavedayan
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • rājñe -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • yathāvṛttam -
  • yathāvṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yathāvṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yathāvṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • rāvaṇāya -
  • rāvaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    rāvaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • nya -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ni (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • avedayan -
  • vid (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]
    vid (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.270.17

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 3.270.17 in Kannada sript:
ತೇಽಭಿಪತ್ಯ ಪುರಂ ಭಗ್ನಾ ಹತಶೇಷಾ ನಿಶಾಚರಾಃ ।
ಸರ್ವಂ ರಾಜ್ಞೇ ಯಥಾವೃತ್ತಂ ರಾವಣಾಯ ನ್ಯವೇದಯನ್ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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 3.270.17 in Bengali sript:
তেঽভিপত্য পুরং ভগ্না হতশেষা নিশাচরাঃ ।
সর্বং রাজ্ঞে যথাবৃত্তং রাবণায ন্যবেদযন্ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 3.270.17 in Gujarati sript:
તેઽભિપત્ય પુરં ભગ્ના હતશેષા નિશાચરાઃ ।
સર્વં રાજ્ઞે યથાવૃત્તં રાવણાય ન્યવેદયન્ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 3.270.17 in Malayalam sript:
തേഽഭിപത്യ പുരം ഭഗ്നാ ഹതശേഷാ നിശാചരാഃ ।
സര്വം രാജ്ഞേ യഥാവൃത്തം രാവണായ ന്യവേദയന് ॥ ൧൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.270.17 in Telugu sript:
తేఽభిపత్య పురం భగ్నా హతశేషా నిశాచరాః ।
సర్వం రాజ్ఞే యథావృత్తం రావణాయ న్యవేదయన్ ॥ ౧౭ ॥

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