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).
अदृश्यंस्तत्र गात्राणि शरैश्छिन्नानि भागशः ।
शालस्कन्धनिकाशानि क्षत्रियाणां महामृधे ॥ १२ ॥
adṛśyaṃstatra gātrāṇi śaraiśchinnāni bhāgaśaḥ |
śālaskandhanikāśāni kṣatriyāṇāṃ mahāmṛdhe || 12 ||
Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...weapons. Bearing such martial forms and possessed of arms resembling the trunk of mighty elephants, I can never persuade myself that they cannot fight.' Hearing these words of the king, Satanika...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (4.31.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “adṛśyaṃstatra gātrāṇi śaraiśchinnāni bhāgaśaḥ”
- adṛśyaṃs -
adṛśyat (noun, masculine)[nominative single], [vocative single]
- tatra -
tatra (indeclinable adverb)[indeclinable adverb]tatra (indeclinable correlative)[indeclinable correlative]tatra (indeclinable)[indeclinable]
- gātrāṇi -
gātra (noun, neuter)[nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
- śaraiś -
śara (noun, masculine)[instrumental plural]śara (noun, neuter)[instrumental plural]
- chinnāni -
chinna (noun, neuter)[nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
- bhāgaśaḥ -
- Line 2: “śālaskandhanikāśāni kṣatriyāṇāṃ mahāmṛdhe”
- śālaskandha -
śālaskandha (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]
- nikāśāni -
nikāśa (noun, neuter)[nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
- kṣatriyāṇām -
kṣatriya (noun, masculine)[genitive plural]kṣatriya (noun, neuter)[genitive plural]kṣatriyā (noun, feminine)[genitive plural]
- mahāmṛdhe -
mahāmṛdha (noun, neuter)[nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
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