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 5.81.32

धृष्टद्युम्नः सपुत्रश्च विराटः केकयैः सह ।
संसाधनार्थं प्रययुः क्षत्रियाः क्षत्रियर्षभम् ॥ ३२ ॥

dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ saputraśca virāṭaḥ kekayaiḥ saha |
saṃsādhanārthaṃ prayayuḥ kṣatriyāḥ kṣatriyarṣabham || 32 ||

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...both the young and the old, of all the four orders that will be collected there. And as you askest for peace no one will charge you sinful, while all the chiefs of the earth will...

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

Dhrishtadyumna, Saputra, Virata, Kekaya, Saha, Samsadhana, Artha, Pra, Yayu, Kshatriya, Kshatriyarshabha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.81.32). 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: “dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ saputraśca virāṭaḥ kekayaiḥ saha
  • dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ -
  • dhṛṣṭadyumna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • saputraś -
  • saputra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • virāṭaḥ -
  • virāṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kekayaiḥ -
  • kekaya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “saṃsādhanārthaṃ prayayuḥ kṣatriyāḥ kṣatriyarṣabham
  • saṃsādhanā -
  • saṃsādhana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • yayuḥ -
  • yayu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yayu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • kṣatriyāḥ -
  • kṣatriya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kṣatriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kṣatriyarṣabham -
  • kṣatriyarṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.81.32

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 5.81.32 in Kannada sript:
ಧೃಷ್ಟದ್ಯುಮ್ನಃ ಸಪುತ್ರಶ್ಚ ವಿರಾಟಃ ಕೇಕಯೈಃ ಸಹ ।
ಸಂಸಾಧನಾರ್ಥಂ ಪ್ರಯಯುಃ ಕ್ಷತ್ರಿಯಾಃ ಕ್ಷತ್ರಿಯರ್ಷಭಮ್ ॥ ೩೨ ॥

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 5.81.32 in Bengali sript:
ধৃষ্টদ্যুম্নঃ সপুত্রশ্চ বিরাটঃ কেকযৈঃ সহ ।
সংসাধনার্থং প্রযযুঃ ক্ষত্রিযাঃ ক্ষত্রিযর্ষভম্ ॥ ৩২ ॥

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 5.81.32 in Gujarati sript:
ધૃષ્ટદ્યુમ્નઃ સપુત્રશ્ચ વિરાટઃ કેકયૈઃ સહ ।
સંસાધનાર્થં પ્રયયુઃ ક્ષત્રિયાઃ ક્ષત્રિયર્ષભમ્ ॥ ૩૨ ॥

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 5.81.32 in Malayalam sript:
ധൃഷ്ടദ്യുമ്നഃ സപുത്രശ്ച വിരാടഃ കേകയൈഃ സഹ ।
സംസാധനാര്ഥം പ്രയയുഃ ക്ഷത്രിയാഃ ക്ഷത്രിയര്ഷഭമ് ॥ ൩൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 5.81.32 in Telugu sript:
ధృష్టద్యుమ్నః సపుత్రశ్చ విరాటః కేకయైః సహ ।
సంసాధనార్థం ప్రయయుః క్షత్రియాః క్షత్రియర్షభమ్ ॥ ౩౨ ॥

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