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 6.61.34

यश्च हेतुरवध्यत्वे तेषामक्लिष्टकर्मणाम् ।
तं शृणुष्व महाराज मम कीर्तयतः प्रभो ॥ ३४ ॥

yaśca heturavadhyatve teṣāmakliṣṭakarmaṇām |
taṃ śṛṇuṣva mahārāja mama kīrtayataḥ prabho || 34 ||

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

...division, like the Destroyer himself with wide open mouth. And the mighty-armed Bhimasena endued with great strength, slaying elephants with his mace, wandered over...

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

Yah, Hetri, Hetu, Avadhyatva, Tad, Aklishtakarmana, Aklishtakarman, Maharaja, Maharajan, Asmad, Kirtayat, Prabhu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.61.34). 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: “yaśca heturavadhyatve teṣāmakliṣṭakarmaṇām
  • yaś -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hetur -
  • hetṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    hetu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • avadhyatve -
  • avadhyatva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • teṣām -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • akliṣṭakarmaṇām -
  • akliṣṭakarmaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    akliṣṭakarman (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    akliṣṭakarman (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “taṃ śṛṇuṣva mahārāja mama kīrtayataḥ prabho
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ṣva -
  • mahārāja -
  • mahārāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahārājan (noun, masculine)
    mahārājan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • kīrtayataḥ -
  • kīrtayat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kīrtayat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kīrt -> kīrtayat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √kīrt class 10 verb], [ablative single from √kīrt class 10 verb], [genitive single from √kīrt class 10 verb]
    kīrt -> kīrtayat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √kīrt class 10 verb], [genitive single from √kīrt class 10 verb]
    kīrt (verb class 10)
    [present active third dual]
  • prabho -
  • prabhu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    prabhu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.61.34

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 6.61.34 in Kannada sript:
ಯಶ್ಚ ಹೇತುರವಧ್ಯತ್ವೇ ತೇಷಾಮಕ್ಲಿಷ್ಟಕರ್ಮಣಾಮ್ ।
ತಂ ಶೃಣುಷ್ವ ಮಹಾರಾಜ ಮಮ ಕೀರ್ತಯತಃ ಪ್ರಭೋ ॥ ೩೪ ॥

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 6.61.34 in Bengali sript:
যশ্চ হেতুরবধ্যত্বে তেষামক্লিষ্টকর্মণাম্ ।
তং শৃণুষ্ব মহারাজ মম কীর্তযতঃ প্রভো ॥ ৩৪ ॥

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 6.61.34 in Gujarati sript:
યશ્ચ હેતુરવધ્યત્વે તેષામક્લિષ્ટકર્મણામ્ ।
તં શૃણુષ્વ મહારાજ મમ કીર્તયતઃ પ્રભો ॥ ૩૪ ॥

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 6.61.34 in Malayalam sript:
യശ്ച ഹേതുരവധ്യത്വേ തേഷാമക്ലിഷ്ടകര്മണാമ് ।
തം ശൃണുഷ്വ മഹാരാജ മമ കീര്തയതഃ പ്രഭോ ॥ ൩൪ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 6.61.34 in Telugu sript:
యశ్చ హేతురవధ్యత్వే తేషామక్లిష్టకర్మణామ్ ।
తం శృణుష్వ మహారాజ మమ కీర్తయతః ప్రభో ॥ ౩౪ ॥

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