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 5.35.5

अत्राप्युदाहरन्तीममितिहासं पुरातनम् ।
विरोचनस्य संवादं केशिन्यर्थे सुधन्वना ॥ ५ ॥

atrāpyudāharantīmamitihāsaṃ purātanam |
virocanasya saṃvādaṃ keśinyarthe sudhanvanā || 5 ||

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

...friends in proper times, the advancement of persons belong to one’s own party, the acquisition of what had been anticipated, and respect in society. These eight qualities glorify...

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

Atra, Api, Uda, Anti, Hasa, Puratana, Virocana, Samvada, Keshin, Keshini, Keshinya, Artha, Sudhanvan, Sudhanvana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.35.5). 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: “atrāpyudāharantīmamitihāsaṃ purātanam
  • atrā -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apyu -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
  • udā -
  • uda (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    udan (noun, neuter)
    ud (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
    udā (Preverb)
  • āhar -
  • antīm -
  • antī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • amiti -
  • amiti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • hāsam -
  • hāsa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    hāsā (noun, feminine)
  • purātanam -
  • purātana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    purātana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “virocanasya saṃvādaṃ keśinyarthe sudhanvanā
  • virocanasya -
  • virocana (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    virocana (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • saṃvādam -
  • saṃvāda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • keśinya -
  • keśinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    keśinya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    keśinya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    keśin (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    keśin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • arthe -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • sudhanvanā -
  • sudhanvan (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sudhanvan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sudhanvanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.35.5

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 5.35.5 in Kannada sript:
ಅತ್ರಾಪ್ಯುದಾಹರನ್ತೀಮಮಿತಿಹಾಸಂ ಪುರಾತನಮ್ ।
ವಿರೋಚನಸ್ಯ ಸಂವಾದಂ ಕೇಶಿನ್ಯರ್ಥೇ ಸುಧನ್ವನಾ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 5.35.5 in Bengali sript:
অত্রাপ্যুদাহরন্তীমমিতিহাসং পুরাতনম্ ।
বিরোচনস্য সংবাদং কেশিন্যর্থে সুধন্বনা ॥ ৫ ॥

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 5.35.5 in Gujarati sript:
અત્રાપ્યુદાહરન્તીમમિતિહાસં પુરાતનમ્ ।
વિરોચનસ્ય સંવાદં કેશિન્યર્થે સુધન્વના ॥ ૫ ॥

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 5.35.5 in Malayalam sript:
അത്രാപ്യുദാഹരന്തീമമിതിഹാസം പുരാതനമ് ।
വിരോചനസ്യ സംവാദം കേശിന്യര്ഥേ സുധന്വനാ ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.35.5 in Telugu sript:
అత్రాప్యుదాహరన్తీమమితిహాసం పురాతనమ్ ।
విరోచనస్య సంవాదం కేశిన్యర్థే సుధన్వనా ॥ ౫ ॥

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