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).
शक्तिं विनिहतां दृष्ट्वा धृष्टद्युम्नः प्रतापवान् ।
ववर्ष शरवर्षाणि द्रोणं प्रति जनेश्वर ॥ १६ ॥
śaktiṃ vinihatāṃ dṛṣṭvā dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ pratāpavān |
vavarṣa śaravarṣāṇi droṇaṃ prati janeśvara || 16 ||
Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.
...of the tempest. Then Arjuna, quickly advancing, placed himself in front of Sankha, thinking that Sankha should, then be protected from Bhishma. And then the combat...English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!
Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (6.49.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.
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- Line 1: “śaktiṃ vinihatāṃ dṛṣṭvā dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ pratāpavān”
- śaktim -
śakti (noun, feminine)[accusative single]śakti (noun, masculine)[accusative single]
- vinihatām -
vinihatā (noun, feminine)[accusative single]
- dṛṣṭvā -
√dṛś -> dṛṣṭvā (absolutive)[absolutive from √dṛś]
- dhṛṣṭadyumnaḥ -
dhṛṣṭadyumna (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- pratāpavān -
pratāpavat (noun, masculine)[nominative single]
- Line 2: “vavarṣa śaravarṣāṇi droṇaṃ prati janeśvara”
- vavarṣa -
√vṛṣ (verb class 1)[perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
- śaravarṣāṇi -
śaravarṣa (noun, neuter)[nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
- droṇam -
droṇa (noun, masculine)[adverb], [accusative single]droṇa (noun, neuter)[adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]droṇā (noun, feminine)[adverb]
- prati -
prati (indeclinable adverb)[indeclinable adverb]prati (noun, masculine)[compound], [adverb]pratī (noun, masculine)[adverb], [vocative single]pratī (noun, feminine)[compound], [adverb], [vocative single]pratī (noun, neuter)[compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
- janeśvara -
janeśvara (noun, masculine)[compound], [vocative single]
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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.49.16