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 5.88.84

न दुःखं राज्यहरणं न च द्यूते पराजयः ।
प्रव्राजनं च पुत्राणां न मे तद्दुःखकारणम् ॥ ८४ ॥

na duḥkhaṃ rājyaharaṇaṃ na ca dyūte parājayaḥ |
pravrājanaṃ ca putrāṇāṃ na me tadduḥkhakāraṇam || 84 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...After this was done, the slayer of Madhu said, 'Here must we pass the night for the sake of Yudhishthira’s mission. Ascertaining that to be his intention, the attendants soon set...

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

Duhkham, Duhkha, Rajyahara, Dyuta, Parajaya, Pravrajana, Putra, Asmad, Tadduhkha, Karana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.88.84). 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: “na duḥkhaṃ rājyaharaṇaṃ na ca dyūte parājayaḥ
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • duḥkham -
  • duḥkham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    duḥkha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    duḥkha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    duḥkhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • rājyahara -
  • rājyahara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rājyahara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṇam -
  • ṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dyūte -
  • dyūta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • parājayaḥ -
  • parājaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “pravrājanaṃ ca putrāṇāṃ na me tadduḥkhakāraṇam
  • pravrājanam -
  • pravrājana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pravrājanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • putrāṇām -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    putrā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • tadduḥkha -
  • tadduḥkha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kāraṇam -
  • kāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kāraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.88.84

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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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 5.88.84 in Kannada sript:
ನ ದುಃಖಂ ರಾಜ್ಯಹರಣಂ ನ ಚ ದ್ಯೂತೇ ಪರಾಜಯಃ ।
ಪ್ರವ್ರಾಜನಂ ಚ ಪುತ್ರಾಣಾಂ ನ ಮೇ ತದ್ದುಃಖಕಾರಣಮ್ ॥ ೮೪ ॥

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 5.88.84 in Bengali sript:
ন দুঃখং রাজ্যহরণং ন চ দ্যূতে পরাজযঃ ।
প্রব্রাজনং চ পুত্রাণাং ন মে তদ্দুঃখকারণম্ ॥ ৮৪ ॥

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 5.88.84 in Gujarati sript:
ન દુઃખં રાજ્યહરણં ન ચ દ્યૂતે પરાજયઃ ।
પ્રવ્રાજનં ચ પુત્રાણાં ન મે તદ્દુઃખકારણમ્ ॥ ૮૪ ॥

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 5.88.84 in Malayalam sript:
ന ദുഃഖം രാജ്യഹരണം ന ച ദ്യൂതേ പരാജയഃ ।
പ്രവ്രാജനം ച പുത്രാണാം ന മേ തദ്ദുഃഖകാരണമ് ॥ ൮൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 5.88.84 in Telugu sript:
న దుఃఖం రాజ్యహరణం న చ ద్యూతే పరాజయః ।
ప్రవ్రాజనం చ పుత్రాణాం న మే తద్దుఃఖకారణమ్ ॥ ౮౪ ॥

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