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 5.91.17

उभयोः साधयन्नर्थमहमागत इत्युत ।
तत्र यत्नमहं कृत्वा गच्छेयं नृष्ववाच्यताम् ॥ १७ ॥

ubhayoḥ sādhayannarthamahamāgata ityuta |
tatra yatnamahaṃ kṛtvā gaccheyaṃ nṛṣvavācyatām || 17 ||

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...and compassions for all creatures,—he that has vanquished both lust and malice and always treads the path of the righteous, he that ably bore the heavy burthen borne by Amvarisha and...

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

Ubha, Sadhayat, Artha, Aha, Asmad, Agata, Iti, Uta, Tatra, Yatna, Kritva, Kritvan, Nri, Avacyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.91.17). 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: “ubhayoḥ sādhayannarthamahamāgata ityuta
  • ubhayoḥ -
  • ubha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ubhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • sādhayann -
  • sidh -> sādhayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sidh], [vocative single from √sidh]
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • āgata* -
  • āgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ityu -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • uta -
  • uta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    -> uta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 1 verb]
    -> uta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 1 verb]
    u (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • Line 2: “tatra yatnamahaṃ kṛtvā gaccheyaṃ nṛṣvavācyatām
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • yatnam -
  • yatna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gaccheyam -
  • gam (verb class 1)
    [optative active first single]
  • nṛṣva -
  • nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • avācyatām -
  • avācyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.91.17

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 5.91.17 in Kannada sript:
ಉಭಯೋಃ ಸಾಧಯನ್ನರ್ಥಮಹಮಾಗತ ಇತ್ಯುತ ।
ತತ್ರ ಯತ್ನಮಹಂ ಕೃತ್ವಾ ಗಚ್ಛೇಯಂ ನೃಷ್ವವಾಚ್ಯತಾಮ್ ॥ ೧೭ ॥

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 5.91.17 in Bengali sript:
উভযোঃ সাধযন্নর্থমহমাগত ইত্যুত ।
তত্র যত্নমহং কৃত্বা গচ্ছেযং নৃষ্ববাচ্যতাম্ ॥ ১৭ ॥

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 5.91.17 in Gujarati sript:
ઉભયોઃ સાધયન્નર્થમહમાગત ઇત્યુત ।
તત્ર યત્નમહં કૃત્વા ગચ્છેયં નૃષ્વવાચ્યતામ્ ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 5.91.17 in Malayalam sript:
ഉഭയോഃ സാധയന്നര്ഥമഹമാഗത ഇത്യുത ।
തത്ര യത്നമഹം കൃത്വാ ഗച്ഛേയം നൃഷ്വവാച്യതാമ് ॥ ൧൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 5.91.17 in Telugu sript:
ఉభయోః సాధయన్నర్థమహమాగత ఇత్యుత ।
తత్ర యత్నమహం కృత్వా గచ్ఛేయం నృష్వవాచ్యతామ్ ॥ ౧౭ ॥

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