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 3.277.1

युधिष्ठिर उवाच ।
नात्मानमनुशोचामि नेमान्भ्रातॄन्महामुने ।
हरणं चापि राज्यस्य यथेमां द्रुपदात्मजाम् ॥ १ ॥

yudhiṣṭhira uvāca |
nātmānamanuśocāmi nemānbhrātṝnmahāmune |
haraṇaṃ cāpi rājyasya yathemāṃ drupadātmajām || 1 ||

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

...monkeys also with Lakshmana became still as dead. Then the divine and pure-souled Brahma of four faces, that Creator of the Universe himself sprung from a lotus, showed himself...

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

Yudhishthira, Mana, Anu, Nema, Bhratri, Mahamuni, Harana, Capin, Rajya, Yatha, Iyam, Idam, Drupadatmaja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 3.277.1). 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: “yudhiṣṭhira uvāca
  • yudhiṣṭhira* -
  • yudhiṣṭhira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “nātmānamanuśocāmi nemānbhrātṝnmahāmune
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mānam -
  • māna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    māna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    man -> māna (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
    man -> māna (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [accusative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb], [accusative single from √man class 8 verb]
  • anu -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    anu (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    anu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    anu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    anu (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • śocāmi -
  • śuc (verb class 1)
    [present active first single]
  • nemān -
  • nema (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • bhrātṝn -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • mahāmune -
  • mahāmuni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 3: “haraṇaṃ cāpi rājyasya yathemāṃ drupadātmajām
  • haraṇam -
  • haraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    haraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    haraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • cāpi -
  • cāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • rājyasya -
  • rājya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    rājya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √rāj class 1 verb], [genitive single from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √rāj class 1 verb], [genitive single from √rāj]
  • yathe -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • imām -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • drupadātmajām -
  • drupadātmajā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 3.277.1

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 3.277.1 in Kannada sript:
ಯುಧಿಷ್ಠಿರ ಉವಾಚ ।
ನಾತ್ಮಾನಮನುಶೋಚಾಮಿ ನೇಮಾನ್ಭ್ರಾತೄನ್ಮಹಾಮುನೇ ।
ಹರಣಂ ಚಾಪಿ ರಾಜ್ಯಸ್ಯ ಯಥೇಮಾಂ ದ್ರುಪದಾತ್ಮಜಾಮ್ ॥ ೧ ॥

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 3.277.1 in Bengali sript:
যুধিষ্ঠির উবাচ ।
নাত্মানমনুশোচামি নেমান্ভ্রাতৄন্মহামুনে ।
হরণং চাপি রাজ্যস্য যথেমাং দ্রুপদাত্মজাম্ ॥ ১ ॥

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 3.277.1 in Gujarati sript:
યુધિષ્ઠિર ઉવાચ ।
નાત્માનમનુશોચામિ નેમાન્ભ્રાતૄન્મહામુને ।
હરણં ચાપિ રાજ્યસ્ય યથેમાં દ્રુપદાત્મજામ્ ॥ ૧ ॥

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 3.277.1 in Malayalam sript:
യുധിഷ്ഠിര ഉവാച ।
നാത്മാനമനുശോചാമി നേമാന്ഭ്രാതൄന്മഹാമുനേ ।
ഹരണം ചാപി രാജ്യസ്യ യഥേമാം ദ്രുപദാത്മജാമ് ॥ ൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 3.277.1 in Telugu sript:
యుధిష్ఠిర ఉవాచ ।
నాత్మానమనుశోచామి నేమాన్భ్రాతౄన్మహామునే ।
హరణం చాపి రాజ్యస్య యథేమాం ద్రుపదాత్మజామ్ ॥ ౧ ॥

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