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 6.75.39

तस्य विक्षिपतश्चापं श्रुतकीर्तेर्महात्मनः ।
चिच्छेद समरे राजञ्जयत्सेनः सुतस्तव ।
क्षुरप्रेण सुतीक्ष्णेन प्रहसन्निव भारत ॥ ३९ ॥

tasya vikṣipataścāpaṃ śrutakīrtermahātmanaḥ |
ciccheda samare rājañjayatsenaḥ sutastava |
kṣurapreṇa sutīkṣṇena prahasanniva bhārata || 39 ||

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...large an army, mustered according to science, and attached (to us) by wealth, should yet be slaughtered in battle, alas, what can it be but the result of Destiny? O...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (6.75.39). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Kshipat, Capa, Shrutakirti, Mahatman, Samara, Rajan, Rajat, Jayatsena, Sut, Suta, Yushmad, Kshurapra, Sutikshna, Prahasat, Iva, Bharata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.75.39). 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: “tasya vikṣipataścāpaṃ śrutakīrtermahātmanaḥ
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vi -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • kṣipataś -
  • kṣip -> kṣipat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √kṣip class 6 verb], [ablative single from √kṣip class 6 verb], [genitive single from √kṣip class 6 verb]
    kṣip -> kṣipat (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √kṣip class 6 verb], [genitive single from √kṣip class 6 verb]
    kṣip (verb class 6)
    [present active third dual]
  • cāpam -
  • cāpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    cāpa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śrutakīrter -
  • śrutakīrti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śrutakīrti (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • mahātmanaḥ -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “ciccheda samare rājañjayatsenaḥ sutastava
  • ciccheda -
  • chid (verb class 7)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    chid (verb class 9)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • samare -
  • samara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • rājañ -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • jayatsenaḥ -
  • jayatsena (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sutas -
  • sut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • tava -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
  • Line 3: “kṣurapreṇa sutīkṣṇena prahasanniva bhārata
  • kṣurapreṇa -
  • kṣurapra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṣurapra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sutīkṣṇena -
  • sutīkṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sutīkṣṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • prahasann -
  • prahasat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • bhārata -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.75.39

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 6.75.39 in Kannada sript:
ತಸ್ಯ ವಿಕ್ಷಿಪತಶ್ಚಾಪಂ ಶ್ರುತಕೀರ್ತೇರ್ಮಹಾತ್ಮನಃ ।
ಚಿಚ್ಛೇದ ಸಮರೇ ರಾಜಞ್ಜಯತ್ಸೇನಃ ಸುತಸ್ತವ ।
ಕ್ಷುರಪ್ರೇಣ ಸುತೀಕ್ಷ್ಣೇನ ಪ್ರಹಸನ್ನಿವ ಭಾರತ ॥ ೩೯ ॥

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 6.75.39 in Bengali sript:
তস্য বিক্ষিপতশ্চাপং শ্রুতকীর্তের্মহাত্মনঃ ।
চিচ্ছেদ সমরে রাজঞ্জযত্সেনঃ সুতস্তব ।
ক্ষুরপ্রেণ সুতীক্ষ্ণেন প্রহসন্নিব ভারত ॥ ৩৯ ॥

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 6.75.39 in Gujarati sript:
તસ્ય વિક્ષિપતશ્ચાપં શ્રુતકીર્તેર્મહાત્મનઃ ।
ચિચ્છેદ સમરે રાજઞ્જયત્સેનઃ સુતસ્તવ ।
ક્ષુરપ્રેણ સુતીક્ષ્ણેન પ્રહસન્નિવ ભારત ॥ ૩૯ ॥

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 6.75.39 in Malayalam sript:
തസ്യ വിക്ഷിപതശ്ചാപം ശ്രുതകീര്തേര്മഹാത്മനഃ ।
ചിച്ഛേദ സമരേ രാജഞ്ജയത്സേനഃ സുതസ്തവ ।
ക്ഷുരപ്രേണ സുതീക്ഷ്ണേന പ്രഹസന്നിവ ഭാരത ॥ ൩൯ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 6.75.39 in Telugu sript:
తస్య విక్షిపతశ్చాపం శ్రుతకీర్తేర్మహాత్మనః ।
చిచ్ఛేద సమరే రాజఞ్జయత్సేనః సుతస్తవ ।
క్షురప్రేణ సుతీక్ష్ణేన ప్రహసన్నివ భారత ॥ ౩౯ ॥

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