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 6.60.71

कौरवेषु निवृत्तेषु पाण्डवा जितकाशिनः ।
सिंहनादमकुर्वन्त शङ्खवेणुस्वनैः सह ॥ ७१ ॥

kauraveṣu nivṛtteṣu pāṇḍavā jitakāśinaḥ |
siṃhanādamakurvanta śaṅkhaveṇusvanaiḥ saha || 71 ||

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

...race, Samyamani’s son, standing on that car whose steeds were slain, looked at the son of the renowned king of the Pancalas. Then taking up a terrible scimitar of the...

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

Kaurava, Nivritta, Pandava, Jitakashi, Jitakashin, Simhanada, Shankha, Venu, Svana, Saha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.60.71). 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: “kauraveṣu nivṛtteṣu pāṇḍavā jitakāśinaḥ
  • kauraveṣu -
  • kaurava (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    kaurava (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • nivṛtteṣu -
  • nivṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    nivṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • pāṇḍavā* -
  • pāṇḍava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • jitakāśinaḥ -
  • jitakāśi (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jitakāśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jitakāśin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “siṃhanādamakurvanta śaṅkhaveṇusvanaiḥ saha
  • siṃhanādam -
  • siṃhanāda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • akurvan -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
  • śaṅkha -
  • śaṅkha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaṅkha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • veṇu -
  • veṇu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    veṇū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    veṇū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    veṇū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • svanaiḥ -
  • svana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    svana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.60.71

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 6.60.71 in Kannada sript:
ಕೌರವೇಷು ನಿವೃತ್ತೇಷು ಪಾಣ್ಡವಾ ಜಿತಕಾಶಿನಃ ।
ಸಿಂಹನಾದಮಕುರ್ವನ್ತ ಶಙ್ಖವೇಣುಸ್ವನೈಃ ಸಹ ॥ ೭೧ ॥

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 6.60.71 in Bengali sript:
কৌরবেষু নিবৃত্তেষু পাণ্ডবা জিতকাশিনঃ ।
সিংহনাদমকুর্বন্ত শঙ্খবেণুস্বনৈঃ সহ ॥ ৭১ ॥

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 6.60.71 in Gujarati sript:
કૌરવેષુ નિવૃત્તેષુ પાણ્ડવા જિતકાશિનઃ ।
સિંહનાદમકુર્વન્ત શઙ્ખવેણુસ્વનૈઃ સહ ॥ ૭૧ ॥

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 6.60.71 in Malayalam sript:
കൌരവേഷു നിവൃത്തേഷു പാണ്ഡവാ ജിതകാശിനഃ ।
സിംഹനാദമകുര്വന്ത ശങ്ഖവേണുസ്വനൈഃ സഹ ॥ ൭൧ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 6.60.71 in Telugu sript:
కౌరవేషు నివృత్తేషు పాణ్డవా జితకాశినః ।
సింహనాదమకుర్వన్త శఙ్ఖవేణుస్వనైః సహ ॥ ౭౧ ॥

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