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 6.114.73

योधानामयुतं हत्वा तस्मिन्स दशमेऽहनि ।
अतिष्ठदाहवे भीष्मो भिद्यमानेषु मर्मसु ॥ ७३ ॥

yodhānāmayutaṃ hatvā tasminsa daśame'hani |
atiṣṭhadāhave bhīṣmo bhidyamāneṣu marmasu || 73 ||

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...them, through the power conferred on me by the Muni. Great was the grief, O monarch, that filled the hearts of the celestials at the thought of Bhishma, that favourite...

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

Yodha, Ayuta, Tad, Dashama, Ahan, Atishthat, Ahava, Bhishma, Bhidya, Ana, Marman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 6.114.73). 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: “yodhānāmayutaṃ hatvā tasminsa daśame'hani
  • yodhānām -
  • yodha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    yodhā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • ayutam -
  • ayuta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ayuta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ayutā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    yu (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second dual]
  • hatvā -
  • han -> hatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √han]
    han -> hatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √han]
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • daśame' -
  • daśama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    daśama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ahani -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “atiṣṭhadāhave bhīṣmo bhidyamāneṣu marmasu
  • atiṣṭhad -
  • atiṣṭhat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    atiṣṭhat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • āhave -
  • āhava (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • bhīṣmo* -
  • bhīṣma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhidyam -
  • bhidya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhidya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āneṣu -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • marmasu -
  • marman (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 6.114.73

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 6.114.73 in Kannada sript:
ಯೋಧಾನಾಮಯುತಂ ಹತ್ವಾ ತಸ್ಮಿನ್ಸ ದಶಮೇಽಹನಿ ।
ಅತಿಷ್ಠದಾಹವೇ ಭೀಷ್ಮೋ ಭಿದ್ಯಮಾನೇಷು ಮರ್ಮಸು ॥ ೭೩ ॥

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 6.114.73 in Bengali sript:
যোধানামযুতং হত্বা তস্মিন্স দশমেঽহনি ।
অতিষ্ঠদাহবে ভীষ্মো ভিদ্যমানেষু মর্মসু ॥ ৭৩ ॥

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 6.114.73 in Gujarati sript:
યોધાનામયુતં હત્વા તસ્મિન્સ દશમેઽહનિ ।
અતિષ્ઠદાહવે ભીષ્મો ભિદ્યમાનેષુ મર્મસુ ॥ ૭૩ ॥

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 6.114.73 in Malayalam sript:
യോധാനാമയുതം ഹത്വാ തസ്മിന്സ ദശമേഽഹനി ।
അതിഷ്ഠദാഹവേ ഭീഷ്മോ ഭിദ്യമാനേഷു മര്മസു ॥ ൭൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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

7248pages

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Preview of verse 6.114.73 in Telugu sript:
యోధానామయుతం హత్వా తస్మిన్స దశమేఽహని ।
అతిష్ఠదాహవే భీష్మో భిద్యమానేషు మర్మసు ॥ ౭౩ ॥

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