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).
सेनापत्यं च संप्राप्य कौरवाणां धुरंधरः ।
किमचेष्टत गाङ्गेयो महाबुद्धिपराक्रमः ॥ ४ ॥
senāpatyaṃ ca saṃprāpya kauravāṇāṃ dhuraṃdharaḥ |
kimaceṣṭata gāṅgeyo mahābuddhiparākramaḥ || 4 ||
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Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (5.162.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “senāpatyaṃ ca saṃprāpya kauravāṇāṃ dhuraṃdharaḥ”
- senāpatyam -
senāpatya (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
- ca -
ca (indeclinable conjunction)[indeclinable conjunction]ca (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]ca (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- samprāpya -
samprāpya (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]samprāpya (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- kauravāṇām -
kaurava (noun, masculine)[genitive plural]kaurava (noun, neuter)[genitive plural]
- dhurandharaḥ -
dhurandhara (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “kimaceṣṭata gāṅgeyo mahābuddhiparākramaḥ”
- kim -
kim (indeclinable interrogative)[indeclinable interrogative]kim (indeclinable)[indeclinable]kim (pronoun, neuter)[nominative single], [accusative single]
- aceṣṭata -
√ceṣṭ (verb class 1)[imperfect active second plural], [imperfect middle third single]
- gāṅgeyo* -
gāṅgeya (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- mahābuddhi -
mahābuddhi (noun, feminine)[compound], [adverb]mahābuddhi (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb]mahābuddhi (noun, neuter)[compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
- parākramaḥ -
parākrama (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.162.4