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 5.176.3

अथापगेयं भीष्मं तं रामेणेच्छसि धीमता ।
रणे विनिर्जितं द्रष्टुं कुर्यात्तदपि भार्गवः ॥ ३ ॥

athāpageyaṃ bhīṣmaṃ taṃ rāmeṇecchasi dhīmatā |
raṇe vinirjitaṃ draṣṭuṃ kuryāttadapi bhārgavaḥ || 3 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text.

...with a laughter, 'O you of the fairest complexion, I no longer desire to make a wife of you who wast to be wedded to another. Therefore, O blessed one, go back thither unto Bhishma...

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

Atha, Apageya, Bhishma, Rama, Dhimat, Dhimata, Rana, Vinirjita, Tad, Tat, Api, Bhargava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.176.3). 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: “athāpageyaṃ bhīṣmaṃ taṃ rāmeṇecchasi dhīmatā
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • āpageyam -
  • āpageya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • bhīṣmam -
  • bhīṣma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhīṣma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhīṣmā (noun, feminine)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • rāmeṇe -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • icchasi -
  • iṣ (verb class 6)
    [present active second single]
  • dhīmatā -
  • dhīmat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    dhīmat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    dhīmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “raṇe vinirjitaṃ draṣṭuṃ kuryāttadapi bhārgavaḥ
  • raṇe -
  • raṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    raṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • vinirjitam -
  • vinirjita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vinirjita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vinirjitā (noun, feminine)
  • draṣṭum -
  • dṛś -> draṣṭum (infinitive)
    [infinitive from √dṛś]
  • kuryāt -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • bhārgavaḥ -
  • bhārgava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.176.3

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 5.176.3 in Kannada sript:
ಅಥಾಪಗೇಯಂ ಭೀಷ್ಮಂ ತಂ ರಾಮೇಣೇಚ್ಛಸಿ ಧೀಮತಾ ।
ರಣೇ ವಿನಿರ್ಜಿತಂ ದ್ರಷ್ಟುಂ ಕುರ್ಯಾತ್ತದಪಿ ಭಾರ್ಗವಃ ॥ ೩ ॥

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 5.176.3 in Bengali sript:
অথাপগেযং ভীষ্মং তং রামেণেচ্ছসি ধীমতা ।
রণে বিনির্জিতং দ্রষ্টুং কুর্যাত্তদপি ভার্গবঃ ॥ ৩ ॥

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 5.176.3 in Gujarati sript:
અથાપગેયં ભીષ્મં તં રામેણેચ્છસિ ધીમતા ।
રણે વિનિર્જિતં દ્રષ્ટું કુર્યાત્તદપિ ભાર્ગવઃ ॥ ૩ ॥

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 5.176.3 in Malayalam sript:
അഥാപഗേയം ഭീഷ്മം തം രാമേണേച്ഛസി ധീമതാ ।
രണേ വിനിര്ജിതം ദ്രഷ്ടും കുര്യാത്തദപി ഭാര്ഗവഃ ॥ ൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.176.3 in Telugu sript:
అథాపగేయం భీష్మం తం రామేణేచ్ఛసి ధీమతా ।
రణే వినిర్జితం ద్రష్టుం కుర్యాత్తదపి భార్గవః ॥ ౩ ॥

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