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 6.87.30

शरवर्षेण महता दुर्योधनमवाकिरत् ।
पर्वतं वारिधाराभिः प्रावृषीव बलाहकः ॥ ३० ॥

śaravarṣeṇa mahatā duryodhanamavākirat |
parvataṃ vāridhārābhiḥ prāvṛṣīva balāhakaḥ || 30 ||

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

...fraught with great carnage. Listen to me, O king, as I describe it. Then all the troops (of the Pandava army), excited with rage, rushed, at the command of Dharma’s...

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

Sharavarsha, Mahata, Duryodhana, Avak, Avac, Irat, Parvata, Varidhara, Pravrish, Iva, Balahaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.87.30). 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: “śaravarṣeṇa mahatā duryodhanamavākirat
  • śaravarṣeṇa -
  • śaravarṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mahatā* -
  • mahatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mahata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • duryodhanam -
  • duryodhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    duryodhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    duryodhanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • avāk -
  • avāk (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    avāc (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • irat -
  • ir -> irat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ir class 6 verb], [vocative single from √ir class 6 verb], [accusative single from √ir class 6 verb]
  • Line 2: “parvataṃ vāridhārābhiḥ prāvṛṣīva balāhakaḥ
  • parvatam -
  • parvata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parvata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parvatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    parv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • vāridhārābhiḥ -
  • vāridhārā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • prāvṛṣī -
  • prāvṛṣ (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • balāhakaḥ -
  • balāhaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.87.30

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 6.87.30 in Kannada sript:
ಶರವರ್ಷೇಣ ಮಹತಾ ದುರ್ಯೋಧನಮವಾಕಿರತ್ ।
ಪರ್ವತಂ ವಾರಿಧಾರಾಭಿಃ ಪ್ರಾವೃಷೀವ ಬಲಾಹಕಃ ॥ ೩೦ ॥

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 6.87.30 in Bengali sript:
শরবর্ষেণ মহতা দুর্যোধনমবাকিরত্ ।
পর্বতং বারিধারাভিঃ প্রাবৃষীব বলাহকঃ ॥ ৩০ ॥

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 6.87.30 in Gujarati sript:
શરવર્ષેણ મહતા દુર્યોધનમવાકિરત્ ।
પર્વતં વારિધારાભિઃ પ્રાવૃષીવ બલાહકઃ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

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 6.87.30 in Malayalam sript:
ശരവര്ഷേണ മഹതാ ദുര്യോധനമവാകിരത് ।
പര്വതം വാരിധാരാഭിഃ പ്രാവൃഷീവ ബലാഹകഃ ॥ ൩൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 6.87.30 in Telugu sript:
శరవర్షేణ మహతా దుర్యోధనమవాకిరత్ ।
పర్వతం వారిధారాభిః ప్రావృషీవ బలాహకః ॥ ౩౦ ॥

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