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 5.129.7

प्रादुरास्तां तथा दोर्भ्यां संकर्षणधनंजयौ ।
दक्षिणेऽथार्जुनो धन्वी हली रामश्च सव्यतः ॥ ७ ॥

prādurāstāṃ tathā dorbhyāṃ saṃkarṣaṇadhanaṃjayau |
dakṣiṇe'thārjuno dhanvī halī rāmaśca savyataḥ || 7 ||

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

...who is not obedient to the wishes of wise and learned friends, always seeking his prosperity, only gladdens his enemies. O son, there is no good in battle, no virtue, no profit. How can...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (5.129.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pradur, Tatha, Dos, Sankarshana, Dhananjaya, Dakshine, Dakshina, Atha, Arjuna, Dhanvin, Dhanvi, Hali, Halin, Rama, Savyatah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.129.7). 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: “prādurāstāṃ tathā dorbhyāṃ saṃkarṣaṇadhanaṃjayau
  • prādur -
  • prādur (indeclinable)
  • āstām -
  • ās (verb class 2)
    [imperative middle third single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third dual]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • dorbhyām -
  • dos (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • saṅkarṣaṇa -
  • saṅkarṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṅkarṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhanañjayau -
  • dhanañjaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “dakṣiṇe'thārjuno dhanvī halī rāmaśca savyataḥ
  • dakṣiṇe' -
  • dakṣiṇe (indeclinable)
    dakṣiṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    dakṣiṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dakṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • arjuno* -
  • arjuna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dhanvī -
  • dhanvī (noun, masculine)
    dhanvī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    dhanvin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • halī -
  • halī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    hali (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    halin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • rāmaś -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active first plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • savyataḥ -
  • savyataḥ (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.129.7

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 5.129.7 in Kannada sript:
ಪ್ರಾದುರಾಸ್ತಾಂ ತಥಾ ದೋರ್ಭ್ಯಾಂ ಸಂಕರ್ಷಣಧನಂಜಯೌ ।
ದಕ್ಷಿಣೇಽಥಾರ್ಜುನೋ ಧನ್ವೀ ಹಲೀ ರಾಮಶ್ಚ ಸವ್ಯತಃ ॥ 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 5.129.7 in Bengali sript:
প্রাদুরাস্তাং তথা দোর্ভ্যাং সংকর্ষণধনংজযৌ ।
দক্ষিণেঽথার্জুনো ধন্বী হলী রামশ্চ সব্যতঃ ॥ 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 5.129.7 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રાદુરાસ્તાં તથા દોર્ભ્યાં સંકર્ષણધનંજયૌ ।
દક્ષિણેઽથાર્જુનો ધન્વી હલી રામશ્ચ સવ્યતઃ ॥ 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 5.129.7 in Malayalam sript:
പ്രാദുരാസ്താം തഥാ ദോര്ഭ്യാം സംകര്ഷണധനംജയൌ ।
ദക്ഷിണേഽഥാര്ജുനോ ധന്വീ ഹലീ രാമശ്ച സവ്യതഃ ॥ ൭ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.129.7 in Telugu sript:
ప్రాదురాస్తాం తథా దోర్భ్యాం సంకర్షణధనంజయౌ ।
దక్షిణేఽథార్జునో ధన్వీ హలీ రామశ్చ సవ్యతః ॥ ౭ ॥

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