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 5.179.12

युक्तं सूतेन शिष्टेन बहुशो दृष्टकर्मणा ।
दंशितः पाण्डुरेणाहं कवचेन वपुष्मता ॥ १२ ॥

yuktaṃ sūtena śiṣṭena bahuśo dṛṣṭakarmaṇā |
daṃśitaḥ pāṇḍureṇāhaṃ kavacena vapuṣmatā || 12 ||

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

...king will certainly obey it. If, however, the son of Jahnavi do not act according to my words, I will then consume him in battle, O blessed girl, with all his counsellors! Or, O princess...

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

Yuktam, Yukta, Suta, Shishta, Bahushah, Bahusha, Drishtakarmana, Drishtakarman, Damshita, Pandura, Aha, Asmad, Kavaca, Vapushmat, Vapushmata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 5.179.12). 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: “yuktaṃ sūtena śiṣṭena bahuśo dṛṣṭakarmaṇā
  • yuktam -
  • yuktam (indeclinable)
    yukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yuktā (noun, feminine)
    yuj -> yukta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √yuj class 7 verb]
    yuj -> yukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √yuj class 7 verb], [accusative single from √yuj class 7 verb]
  • sūtena -
  • sūta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sūta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    su -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √su class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √su class 2 verb]
    su -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √su class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √su class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> sūta (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √ class 2 verb]
  • śiṣṭena -
  • śiṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śiṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    śās -> śiṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √śās class 2 verb]
    śās -> śiṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √śās class 2 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √śiṣ class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √śiṣ class 7 verb]
    śiṣ -> śiṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √śiṣ class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √śiṣ class 7 verb]
  • bahuśo* -
  • bahuśaḥ (indeclinable)
    bahuśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dṛṣṭakarmaṇā -
  • dṛṣṭakarmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dṛṣṭakarman (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    dṛṣṭakarman (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “daṃśitaḥ pāṇḍureṇāhaṃ kavacena vapuṣmatā
  • daṃśitaḥ -
  • daṃśita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pāṇḍureṇā -
  • pāṇḍura (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pāṇḍura (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • kavacena -
  • kavaca (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kavaca (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vapuṣmatā -
  • vapuṣmat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    vapuṣmat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    vapuṣmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 5.179.12

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 5.179.12 in Kannada sript:
ಯುಕ್ತಂ ಸೂತೇನ ಶಿಷ್ಟೇನ ಬಹುಶೋ ದೃಷ್ಟಕರ್ಮಣಾ ।
ದಂಶಿತಃ ಪಾಣ್ಡುರೇಣಾಹಂ ಕವಚೇನ ವಪುಷ್ಮತಾ ॥ ೧೨ ॥

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 5.179.12 in Bengali sript:
যুক্তং সূতেন শিষ্টেন বহুশো দৃষ্টকর্মণা ।
দংশিতঃ পাণ্ডুরেণাহং কবচেন বপুষ্মতা ॥ ১২ ॥

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 5.179.12 in Gujarati sript:
યુક્તં સૂતેન શિષ્ટેન બહુશો દૃષ્ટકર્મણા ।
દંશિતઃ પાણ્ડુરેણાહં કવચેન વપુષ્મતા ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 5.179.12 in Malayalam sript:
യുക്തം സൂതേന ശിഷ്ടേന ബഹുശോ ദൃഷ്ടകര്മണാ ।
ദംശിതഃ പാണ്ഡുരേണാഹം കവചേന വപുഷ്മതാ ॥ ൧൨ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 5.179.12 in Telugu sript:
యుక్తం సూతేన శిష్టేన బహుశో దృష్టకర్మణా ।
దంశితః పాణ్డురేణాహం కవచేన వపుష్మతా ॥ ౧౨ ॥

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