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 4.8.6

विराटस्य तु कैकेयी भार्या परमसंमता ।
अवलोकयन्ती ददृशे प्रासादाद्द्रुपदात्मजाम् ॥ ६ ॥

virāṭasya tu kaikeyī bhāryā paramasaṃmatā |
avalokayantī dadṛśe prāsādāddrupadātmajām || 6 ||

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...at all hours bring their words unto me, and I will surely give them whatever they desire. No fear shall be thine as long as you residest with me." Vaisampayana said, "Having thus obtained an interview...

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

Virata, Kaikeyi, Bharya, Parama, Mata, Prasada, Drupadatmaja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 4.8.6). 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: “virāṭasya tu kaikeyī bhāryā paramasaṃmatā
  • virāṭasya -
  • virāṭa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • kaikeyī -
  • kaikeyī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • bhāryā -
  • bhāryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    bhṛ -> bhāryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √bhṛ]
  • parama -
  • parama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃ -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • matā -
  • matā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    man -> matā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √man class 4 verb], [nominative single from √man class 8 verb]
  • Line 2: “avalokayantī dadṛśe prāsādāddrupadātmajām
  • avalokayantī -
  • dadṛśe -
  • prāsādād -
  • prāsāda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative 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 4.8.6

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 4.8.6 in Kannada sript:
ವಿರಾಟಸ್ಯ ತು ಕೈಕೇಯೀ ಭಾರ್ಯಾ ಪರಮಸಂಮತಾ ।
ಅವಲೋಕಯನ್ತೀ ದದೃಶೇ ಪ್ರಾಸಾದಾದ್ದ್ರುಪದಾತ್ಮಜಾಮ್ ॥ 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 4.8.6 in Bengali sript:
বিরাটস্য তু কৈকেযী ভার্যা পরমসংমতা ।
অবলোকযন্তী দদৃশে প্রাসাদাদ্দ্রুপদাত্মজাম্ ॥ 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 4.8.6 in Gujarati sript:
વિરાટસ્ય તુ કૈકેયી ભાર્યા પરમસંમતા ।
અવલોકયન્તી દદૃશે પ્રાસાદાદ્દ્રુપદાત્મજામ્ ॥ 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 4.8.6 in Malayalam sript:
വിരാടസ്യ തു കൈകേയീ ഭാര്യാ പരമസംമതാ ।
അവലോകയന്തീ ദദൃശേ പ്രാസാദാദ്ദ്രുപദാത്മജാമ് ॥ ൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 4.8.6 in Telugu sript:
విరాటస్య తు కైకేయీ భార్యా పరమసంమతా ।
అవలోకయన్తీ దదృశే ప్రాసాదాద్ద్రుపదాత్మజామ్ ॥ ౬ ॥

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