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 6.105.30

दशमेऽहनि तस्मिंस्तु दर्शयञ्शक्तिमात्मनः ।
राजञ्शतसहस्राणि सोऽवधीत्कुरुनन्दन ॥ ३० ॥

daśame'hani tasmiṃstu darśayañśaktimātmanaḥ |
rājañśatasahasrāṇi so'vadhītkurunandana || 30 ||

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

...warriors. I have heard from that chief of the Kurus that he would not strike Sikhandin, for having been born before as a woman he subsequently became a male person...

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

Dashama, Ahan, Tad, Darshayat, Shakti, Atman, Rajan, Rajat, Shatasahasra,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.105.30). 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: “daśame'hani tasmiṃstu darśayañśaktimātmanaḥ
  • daśame' -
  • daśama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    daśama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ahani -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • tasmiṃs -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • darśayañś -
  • dṛś -> darśayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √dṛś], [vocative single from √dṛś]
    darśayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • śaktim -
  • śakti (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    śakti (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ātmanaḥ -
  • ātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “rājañśatasahasrāṇi so'vadhītkurunandana
  • rājañś -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • śatasahasrāṇi -
  • śatasahasra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Cannot analyse so'vadhītkurunandana

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.105.30

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 6.105.30 in Kannada sript:
ದಶಮೇಽಹನಿ ತಸ್ಮಿಂಸ್ತು ದರ್ಶಯಞ್ಶಕ್ತಿಮಾತ್ಮನಃ ।
ರಾಜಞ್ಶತಸಹಸ್ರಾಣಿ ಸೋಽವಧೀತ್ಕುರುನನ್ದನ ॥ 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 6.105.30 in Bengali sript:
দশমেঽহনি তস্মিংস্তু দর্শযঞ্শক্তিমাত্মনঃ ।
রাজঞ্শতসহস্রাণি সোঽবধীত্কুরুনন্দন ॥ 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 6.105.30 in Gujarati sript:
દશમેઽહનિ તસ્મિંસ્તુ દર્શયઞ્શક્તિમાત્મનઃ ।
રાજઞ્શતસહસ્રાણિ સોઽવધીત્કુરુનન્દન ॥ 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 6.105.30 in Malayalam sript:
ദശമേഽഹനി തസ്മിംസ്തു ദര്ശയഞ്ശക്തിമാത്മനഃ ।
രാജഞ്ശതസഹസ്രാണി സോഽവധീത്കുരുനന്ദന ॥ ൩൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 6.105.30 in Telugu sript:
దశమేఽహని తస్మింస్తు దర్శయఞ్శక్తిమాత్మనః ।
రాజఞ్శతసహస్రాణి సోఽవధీత్కురునన్దన ॥ ౩౦ ॥

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