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 6.22.5

महेन्द्रयानप्रतिमं रथं तु सोपस्करं हाटकरत्नचित्रम् ।
युधिष्ठिरः काञ्चनभाण्डयोक्त्रं समास्थितो नागकुलस्य मध्ये ॥ ५ ॥

mahendrayānapratimaṃ rathaṃ tu sopaskaraṃ hāṭakaratnacitram |
yudhiṣṭhiraḥ kāñcanabhāṇḍayoktraṃ samāsthito nāgakulasya madhye || 5 ||

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

...and Siddhas, uttering hymns in his praise{GL_NOTE:141568:} wished him, as they walked around, the destructions of his enemies, by the aid of Japas, and Mantras, efficacious...

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

Mahendra, Nabh, Rati, Ratha, Upaskara, Hataka, Ratna, Citram, Citra, Yudhishthira, Kancana, Bhanda, Yoktra, Samasthita, Nagakula, Madhye, Madhya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.22.5). 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.

  • Line1: “mahendrayānapratimaṃ rathaṃ tu sopaskaraṃ hāṭakaratnacitram
  • mahendrayā -
  • mahendrā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
  • nap -
  • nabh (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ratim -
  • rati (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ratham -
  • ratha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • so -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • upaskaram -
  • upaskara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • hāṭaka -
  • hāṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hāṭaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ratna -
  • ratna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ratna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • citram -
  • citram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    citra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    citra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    citrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line2: “yudhiṣṭhiraḥ kāñcanabhāṇḍayoktraṃ samāsthito nāgakulasya madhye
  • yudhiṣṭhiraḥ -
  • yudhiṣṭhira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāñcana -
  • kāñcana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kāñcana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhāṇḍa -
  • bhāṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yoktram -
  • yoktra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • samāsthito* -
  • samāsthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nāgakulasya -
  • nāgakula (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    nāgakula (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • madhye -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.22.5

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 6.22.5 in Kannada sript:
ಮಹೇನ್ದ್ರಯಾನಪ್ರತಿಮಂ ರಥಂ ತು ಸೋಪಸ್ಕರಂ ಹಾಟಕರತ್ನಚಿತ್ರಮ್ ।
ಯುಧಿಷ್ಠಿರಃ ಕಾಞ್ಚನಭಾಣ್ಡಯೋಕ್ತ್ರಂ ಸಮಾಸ್ಥಿತೋ ನಾಗಕುಲಸ್ಯ ಮಧ್ಯೇ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 6.22.5 in Bengali sript:
মহেন্দ্রযানপ্রতিমং রথং তু সোপস্করং হাটকরত্নচিত্রম্ ।
যুধিষ্ঠিরঃ কাঞ্চনভাণ্ডযোক্ত্রং সমাস্থিতো নাগকুলস্য মধ্যে ॥ ৫ ॥

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 6.22.5 in Gujarati sript:
મહેન્દ્રયાનપ્રતિમં રથં તુ સોપસ્કરં હાટકરત્નચિત્રમ્ ।
યુધિષ્ઠિરઃ કાઞ્ચનભાણ્ડયોક્ત્રં સમાસ્થિતો નાગકુલસ્ય મધ્યે ॥ ૫ ॥

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 6.22.5 in Malayalam sript:
മഹേന്ദ്രയാനപ്രതിമം രഥം തു സോപസ്കരം ഹാടകരത്നചിത്രമ് ।
യുധിഷ്ഠിരഃ കാഞ്ചനഭാണ്ഡയോക്ത്രം സമാസ്ഥിതോ നാഗകുലസ്യ മധ്യേ ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 6.22.5 in Telugu sript:
మహేన్ద్రయానప్రతిమం రథం తు సోపస్కరం హాటకరత్నచిత్రమ్ ।
యుధిష్ఠిరః కాఞ్చనభాణ్డయోక్త్రం సమాస్థితో నాగకులస్య మధ్యే ॥ ౫ ॥

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