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 5.50.5

अमर्षणश्च कौन्तेयो दृढवैरश्च पाण्डवः ।
अनर्महासी सोन्मादस्तिर्यक्प्रेक्षी महास्वनः ॥ ५ ॥

amarṣaṇaśca kaunteyo dṛḍhavairaśca pāṇḍavaḥ |
anarmahāsī sonmādastiryakprekṣī mahāsvanaḥ || 5 ||

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

...shines. That Eternal One endued with Divinity is beheld by Yogins (by their mental eye). It is in consequence of that Seed (which is Joy’s self) that Brahman becomes capable of Creation...

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

Amarshana, Kaunteya, Dridha, Vaira, Pandava, Pandu, Anarman, Hasin, Sonmada, Tiryakprekshin, Mahasvana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.50.5). 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: “amarṣaṇaśca kaunteyo dṛḍhavairaśca pāṇḍavaḥ
  • amarṣaṇaś -
  • amarṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kaunteyo* -
  • kaunteya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dṛḍha -
  • dṛḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dṛḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vairaś -
  • vaira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāṇḍavaḥ -
  • pāṇḍavas (noun, neuter)
    pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pāṇḍu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pāṇḍu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “anarmahāsī sonmādastiryakprekṣī mahāsvanaḥ
  • anarma -
  • anarman (noun, masculine)
    anarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • hāsī -
  • hāsin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sonmādas -
  • sonmāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiryakprekṣī -
  • tiryakprekṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahāsvanaḥ -
  • mahāsvana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.50.5

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 5.50.5 in Kannada sript:
ಅಮರ್ಷಣಶ್ಚ ಕೌನ್ತೇಯೋ ದೃಢವೈರಶ್ಚ ಪಾಣ್ಡವಃ ।
ಅನರ್ಮಹಾಸೀ ಸೋನ್ಮಾದಸ್ತಿರ್ಯಕ್ಪ್ರೇಕ್ಷೀ ಮಹಾಸ್ವನಃ ॥ 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 5.50.5 in Bengali sript:
অমর্ষণশ্চ কৌন্তেযো দৃঢবৈরশ্চ পাণ্ডবঃ ।
অনর্মহাসী সোন্মাদস্তির্যক্প্রেক্ষী মহাস্বনঃ ॥ 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 5.50.5 in Gujarati sript:
અમર્ષણશ્ચ કૌન્તેયો દૃઢવૈરશ્ચ પાણ્ડવઃ ।
અનર્મહાસી સોન્માદસ્તિર્યક્પ્રેક્ષી મહાસ્વનઃ ॥ 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 5.50.5 in Malayalam sript:
അമര്ഷണശ്ച കൌന്തേയോ ദൃഢവൈരശ്ച പാണ്ഡവഃ ।
അനര്മഹാസീ സോന്മാദസ്തിര്യക്പ്രേക്ഷീ മഹാസ്വനഃ ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.50.5 in Telugu sript:
అమర్షణశ్చ కౌన్తేయో దృఢవైరశ్చ పాణ్డవః ।
అనర్మహాసీ సోన్మాదస్తిర్యక్ప్రేక్షీ మహాస్వనః ॥ ౫ ॥

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