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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).
सा तमासाद्य राजानं शाल्वं वचनमब्रवीत् ।
आगताहं महाबाहो त्वामुद्दिश्य महाद्युते ॥ ३ ॥
sā tamāsādya rājānaṃ śālvaṃ vacanamabravīt |
āgatāhaṃ mahābāho tvāmuddiśya mahādyute || 3 ||
Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...there is not among both the armies any brave car-warrior that can be regarded as his equal. Let men alone, it has not been heard by us that even among gods, Asuras, Uragas, Rakshasas...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 (5.172.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
Tama, Asadya, Rajan, Rajana, Shalva, Vacana, Agata, Aha, Asmad, Mahabahu, Tva, Yushmad, Uddishya, Mahadyuti,
Analysis of Sanskrit grammar
Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.172.3). 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: “sā tamāsādya rājānaṃ śālvaṃ vacanamabravīt”
- sā -
sā (indeclinable correlative)[indeclinable correlative]sā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- tamā -
tama (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]tama (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]tamā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]
- āsādya -
āsādya (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]āsādya (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]
- rājānam -
rājāna (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]rājāna (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]rājan (noun, masculine)[accusative single]
- śālvam -
śālva (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]śālva (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]śālvā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- vacanam -
vacana (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]vacana (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]vacanā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- abravīt -
√brū (verb class 2)[imperfect active third single]
- Line 2: “āgatāhaṃ mahābāho tvāmuddiśya mahādyute”
- āgatā -
āgata (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]āgata (noun, neuter)[compound], [vocative single]āgatā (noun, feminine)[nominative single]√ag (verb class 1)[imperfect active second plural], [imperfect middle third single]
- aham -
aha (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]asmad (pronoun, none)[nominative single]
- mahābāho -
mahābāhu (noun, masculine)[vocative single]mahābāhu (noun, feminine)[vocative single]
- tvām -
tvā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]yuṣmad (pronoun, none)[accusative single]
- uddiśya -
- mahādyute -
mahādyuti (noun, masculine)[vocative single]mahādyuti (noun, feminine)[vocative single]
Other print editions:
Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.172.3
The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)
ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;Buy now!
Preview of verse 5.172.3 in Kannada sript:
ಸಾ ತಮಾಸಾದ್ಯ ರಾಜಾನಂ ಶಾಲ್ವಂ ವಚನಮಬ್ರವೀತ್ ।
ಆಗತಾಹಂ ಮಹಾಬಾಹೋ ತ್ವಾಮುದ್ದಿಶ್ಯ ಮಹಾದ್ಯುತೇ ॥ ೩ ॥
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.]Buy now!
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.Buy now!
The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)
3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]Buy now!
Preview of verse 5.172.3 in Bengali sript:
সা তমাসাদ্য রাজানং শাল্বং বচনমব্রবীত্ ।
আগতাহং মহাবাহো ত্বামুদ্দিশ্য মহাদ্যুতে ॥ ৩ ॥
Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)
14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]Buy now!
Preview of verse 5.172.3 in Gujarati sript:
સા તમાસાદ્ય રાજાનં શાલ્વં વચનમબ્રવીત્ ।
આગતાહં મહાબાહો ત્વામુદ્દિશ્ય મહાદ્યુતે ॥ ૩ ॥
Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)
1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]Buy now!
Preview of verse 5.172.3 in Malayalam sript:
സാ തമാസാദ്യ രാജാനം ശാല്വം വചനമബ്രവീത് ।
ആഗതാഹം മഹാബാഹോ ത്വാമുദ്ദിശ്യ മഹാദ്യുതേ ॥ ൩ ॥
Mahabharata in Telugu (7 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)
Preview of verse 5.172.3 in Telugu sript:
సా తమాసాద్య రాజానం శాల్వం వచనమబ్రవీత్ ।
ఆగతాహం మహాబాహో త్వాముద్దిశ్య మహాద్యుతే ॥ ౩ ॥