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 6.103.76

यथाभवच्च स्त्री पूर्वं पश्चात्पुंस्त्वमुपागतः ।
जानन्ति च भवन्तोऽपि सर्वमेतद्यथातथम् ॥ ७६ ॥

yathābhavacca strī pūrvaṃ paścātpuṃstvamupāgataḥ |
jānanti ca bhavanto'pi sarvametadyathātatham || 76 ||

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...legs, stopped Hrishikesa with great difficulty at the tenth step. Then Arjuna his dear friend, filled with sorrow, affectionately addressed Kesava, who was then...

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

Yatha, Stri, Purvam, Purva, Pashcat, Pashca, Pumstva, Upagata, Janat, Bhavanta, Bhavat, Bhavant, Api, Sarvam, Sarva, Etad, Atha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.103.76). 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: “yathābhavacca strī pūrvaṃ paścātpuṃstvamupāgataḥ
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • abhavac -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • strī -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • paścāt -
  • paścāt (indeclinable)
    paśca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    paśca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • puṃstvam -
  • puṃstva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • upāgataḥ -
  • upāgata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jānanti ca bhavanto'pi sarvametadyathātatham
  • jānanti -
  • jānanti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    jānat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    jñā -> jānat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √jñā class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √jñā class 9 verb], [accusative plural from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [present active third plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhavanto' -
  • bhavanta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • etadya -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • atatham -
  • atathā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.103.76

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 6.103.76 in Kannada sript:
ಯಥಾಭವಚ್ಚ ಸ್ತ್ರೀ ಪೂರ್ವಂ ಪಶ್ಚಾತ್ಪುಂಸ್ತ್ವಮುಪಾಗತಃ ।
ಜಾನನ್ತಿ ಚ ಭವನ್ತೋಽಪಿ ಸರ್ವಮೇತದ್ಯಥಾತಥಮ್ ॥ ೭೬ ॥

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 6.103.76 in Bengali sript:
যথাভবচ্চ স্ত্রী পূর্বং পশ্চাত্পুংস্ত্বমুপাগতঃ ।
জানন্তি চ ভবন্তোঽপি সর্বমেতদ্যথাতথম্ ॥ ৭৬ ॥

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 6.103.76 in Gujarati sript:
યથાભવચ્ચ સ્ત્રી પૂર્વં પશ્ચાત્પુંસ્ત્વમુપાગતઃ ।
જાનન્તિ ચ ભવન્તોઽપિ સર્વમેતદ્યથાતથમ્ ॥ ૭૬ ॥

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 6.103.76 in Malayalam sript:
യഥാഭവച്ച സ്ത്രീ പൂര്വം പശ്ചാത്പുംസ്ത്വമുപാഗതഃ ।
ജാനന്തി ച ഭവന്തോഽപി സര്വമേതദ്യഥാതഥമ് ॥ ൭൬ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 6.103.76 in Telugu sript:
యథాభవచ్చ స్త్రీ పూర్వం పశ్చాత్పుంస్త్వముపాగతః ।
జానన్తి చ భవన్తోఽపి సర్వమేతద్యథాతథమ్ ॥ ౭౬ ॥

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