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 5.75.7

अन्यथा परिदृष्टानि कविभिर्दोषदर्शिभिः ।
अन्यथा परिवर्तन्ते वेगा इव नभस्वतः ॥ ७ ॥

anyathā paridṛṣṭāni kavibhirdoṣadarśibhiḥ |
anyathā parivartante vegā iva nabhasvataḥ || 7 ||

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...and Kansa and (Sisupala) the chief of Chedis. Possessed of divinity and of soul superior to everything, that most exalted of male beings can, by his will alone, bring the earth, firmament...

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

Anyatha, Paridrishta, Kavi, Dosha, Darshin, Darshi, Tad, Yushmad, Vega, Iva, Nabhasvat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.75.7). 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: “anyathā paridṛṣṭāni kavibhirdoṣadarśibhiḥ
  • anyathā -
  • anyathā (indeclinable)
    anyathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • paridṛṣṭāni -
  • paridṛṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kavibhir -
  • kavi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kavi (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    kavi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • doṣa -
  • doṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    doṣan (noun, neuter)
  • darśibhiḥ -
  • darśin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    darśin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    darśī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “anyathā parivartante vegā iva nabhasvataḥ
  • anyathā -
  • anyathā (indeclinable)
    anyathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • parivartan -
  • parivartā (noun, feminine)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • vegā* -
  • vega (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vegā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • nabhasvataḥ -
  • nabhasvat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    nabhasvat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.75.7

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 5.75.7 in Kannada sript:
ಅನ್ಯಥಾ ಪರಿದೃಷ್ಟಾನಿ ಕವಿಭಿರ್ದೋಷದರ್ಶಿಭಿಃ ।
ಅನ್ಯಥಾ ಪರಿವರ್ತನ್ತೇ ವೇಗಾ ಇವ ನಭಸ್ವತಃ ॥ ೭ ॥

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 5.75.7 in Bengali sript:
অন্যথা পরিদৃষ্টানি কবিভির্দোষদর্শিভিঃ ।
অন্যথা পরিবর্তন্তে বেগা ইব নভস্বতঃ ॥ ৭ ॥

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 5.75.7 in Gujarati sript:
અન્યથા પરિદૃષ્ટાનિ કવિભિર્દોષદર્શિભિઃ ।
અન્યથા પરિવર્તન્તે વેગા ઇવ નભસ્વતઃ ॥ ૭ ॥

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 5.75.7 in Malayalam sript:
അന്യഥാ പരിദൃഷ്ടാനി കവിഭിര്ദോഷദര്ശിഭിഃ ।
അന്യഥാ പരിവര്തന്തേ വേഗാ ഇവ നഭസ്വതഃ ॥ ൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.75.7 in Telugu sript:
అన్యథా పరిదృష్టాని కవిభిర్దోషదర్శిభిః ।
అన్యథా పరివర్తన్తే వేగా ఇవ నభస్వతః ॥ ౭ ॥

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