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 5.127.16

शासनाद्धृतराष्ट्रस्य दुर्योधनममर्षणम् ।
मातुश्च वचनात्क्षत्ता सभां प्रावेशयत्पुनः ॥ १६ ॥

śāsanāddhṛtarāṣṭrasya duryodhanamamarṣaṇam |
mātuśca vacanātkṣattā sabhāṃ prāveśayatpunaḥ || 16 ||

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

...repressor of foes, I do not, even after reflection, behold any grave fault in me, or even O Kesava, any fault however minute. In the game at dice, O slayer of Madhu, that was joyfully...

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

Shasana, Hrita, Rashtra, Duryodhana, Amarshana, Matri, Matu, Vacana, Kshattri, Kshatta, Sabha, Pravesha, Yat, Yad, Puna,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.127.16). 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: “śāsanāddhṛtarāṣṭrasya duryodhanamamarṣaṇam
  • śāsanāddh -
  • śāsana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śāsana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • hṛta -
  • hṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛ -> hṛta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √hṛ class 1 verb]
    hṛ -> hṛta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √hṛ class 1 verb]
  • rāṣṭrasya -
  • rāṣṭra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    rāṣṭra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • duryodhanam -
  • duryodhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    duryodhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    duryodhanā (noun, feminine)
  • amarṣaṇam -
  • amarṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    amarṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    amarṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “mātuśca vacanātkṣattā sabhāṃ prāveśayatpunaḥ
  • mātuś -
  • mātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mātu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vacanāt -
  • vacana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    vacana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • kṣattā -
  • kṣattṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kṣad -> kṣattā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṣad class 1 verb]
  • sabhām -
  • sabhā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • prāveśa -
  • prāveśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāveśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.127.16

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 5.127.16 in Kannada sript:
ಶಾಸನಾದ್ಧೃತರಾಷ್ಟ್ರಸ್ಯ ದುರ್ಯೋಧನಮಮರ್ಷಣಮ್ ।
ಮಾತುಶ್ಚ ವಚನಾತ್ಕ್ಷತ್ತಾ ಸಭಾಂ ಪ್ರಾವೇಶಯತ್ಪುನಃ ॥ ೧೬ ॥

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 5.127.16 in Bengali sript:
শাসনাদ্ধৃতরাষ্ট্রস্য দুর্যোধনমমর্ষণম্ ।
মাতুশ্চ বচনাত্ক্ষত্তা সভাং প্রাবেশযত্পুনঃ ॥ ১৬ ॥

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 5.127.16 in Gujarati sript:
શાસનાદ્ધૃતરાષ્ટ્રસ્ય દુર્યોધનમમર્ષણમ્ ।
માતુશ્ચ વચનાત્ક્ષત્તા સભાં પ્રાવેશયત્પુનઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 5.127.16 in Malayalam sript:
ശാസനാദ്ധൃതരാഷ്ട്രസ്യ ദുര്യോധനമമര്ഷണമ് ।
മാതുശ്ച വചനാത്ക്ഷത്താ സഭാം പ്രാവേശയത്പുനഃ ॥ ൧൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.127.16 in Telugu sript:
శాసనాద్ధృతరాష్ట్రస్య దుర్యోధనమమర్షణమ్ ।
మాతుశ్చ వచనాత్క్షత్తా సభాం ప్రావేశయత్పునః ॥ ౧౬ ॥

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