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 6.45.28

ततः शतसहस्रेण सौभद्रं प्रपितामहः ।
अवाकिरदमेयात्मा शराणां नतपर्वणाम् ॥ २८ ॥

tataḥ śatasahasreṇa saubhadraṃ prapitāmahaḥ |
avākiradameyātmā śarāṇāṃ nataparvaṇām || 28 ||

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

...field of battle. And a very large number of combatants, O Bharata, lost their weapons, or had their thighs broken. And other with arms torn off or sides pierced...

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

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Shatasahasra, Saubhadra, Prapitamaha, Avakin, Rada, Eya, Asmad, Shara, Nataparvan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.45.28). 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: “tataḥ śatasahasreṇa saubhadraṃ prapitāmahaḥ
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • śatasahasreṇa -
  • śatasahasra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • saubhadram -
  • saubhadra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saubhadra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saubhadrā (noun, feminine)
  • prapitāmahaḥ -
  • prapitāmaha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “avākiradameyātmā śarāṇāṃ nataparvaṇām
  • avāki -
  • avākin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    avākin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • radam -
  • rada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    radā (noun, feminine)
  • eyāt -
  • i -> eya (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> eya (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • śarāṇām -
  • śara (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    śara (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • nataparvaṇām -
  • nataparvan (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    nataparvan (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.45.28

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 6.45.28 in Kannada sript:
ತತಃ ಶತಸಹಸ್ರೇಣ ಸೌಭದ್ರಂ ಪ್ರಪಿತಾಮಹಃ ।
ಅವಾಕಿರದಮೇಯಾತ್ಮಾ ಶರಾಣಾಂ ನತಪರ್ವಣಾಮ್ ॥ ೨೮ ॥

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 6.45.28 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ শতসহস্রেণ সৌভদ্রং প্রপিতামহঃ ।
অবাকিরদমেযাত্মা শরাণাং নতপর্বণাম্ ॥ ২৮ ॥

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 6.45.28 in Gujarati sript:
તતઃ શતસહસ્રેણ સૌભદ્રં પ્રપિતામહઃ ।
અવાકિરદમેયાત્મા શરાણાં નતપર્વણામ્ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 6.45.28 in Malayalam sript:
തതഃ ശതസഹസ്രേണ സൌഭദ്രം പ്രപിതാമഹഃ ।
അവാകിരദമേയാത്മാ ശരാണാം നതപര്വണാമ് ॥ ൨൮ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 6.45.28 in Telugu sript:
తతః శతసహస్రేణ సౌభద్రం ప్రపితామహః ।
అవాకిరదమేయాత్మా శరాణాం నతపర్వణామ్ ॥ ౨౮ ॥

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