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 7.14.5

तं दीप्तमिव कालाग्निं दण्डहस्तमिवान्तकम् ।
जवेनाभ्यपतद्भीमः प्रगृह्य महतीं गदाम् ॥ ५ ॥

taṃ dīptamiva kālāgniṃ daṇḍahastamivāntakam |
javenābhyapatadbhīmaḥ pragṛhya mahatīṃ gadām || 5 ||

Note! The following is not a translation of the above verse, but merely an arbitrary extract of the English text. Kritavarman quickly approached Salya who, deprived of his senses, was breathing hard as he lay on the field. And beholding him, O king, struck violently with the mace,...

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

Dipta, Iva, Kalagni, Dandahasta, Antaka, Java, Abhi, Bhima, Pragrihya, Mahati, Gada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 7.14.5). 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: “taṃ dīptamiva kālāgniṃ daṇḍahastamivāntakam
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • dīptam -
  • dīpta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dīpta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dīptā (noun, feminine)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • kālāgnim -
  • kālāgni (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • daṇḍahastam -
  • daṇḍahasta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daṇḍahasta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    daṇḍahastā (noun, feminine)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • antakam -
  • antaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    antaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    antakā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “javenābhyapatadbhīmaḥ pragṛhya mahatīṃ gadām
  • javenā -
  • java (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    java (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • abhya -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (Preverb)
  • apatad -
  • pat (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • bhīmaḥ -
  • bhīma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pragṛhya -
  • pragṛhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pragṛhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahatīm -
  • mahatī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • gadām -
  • gadā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 7.14.5

Cover of edition (2013)

The complete Mahabharata (12 Volumes)
by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013)

4900 pages; [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.] ISBN: ‎ 812150094X or 9788121500944;

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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 7.14.5 in Kannada sript:
ತಂ ದೀಪ್ತಮಿವ ಕಾಲಾಗ್ನಿಂ ದಣ್ಡಹಸ್ತಮಿವಾನ್ತಕಮ್ ।
ಜವೇನಾಭ್ಯಪತದ್ಭೀಮಃ ಪ್ರಗೃಹ್ಯ ಮಹತೀಂ ಗದಾಮ್ ॥ ೫ ॥

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 7.14.5 in Bengali sript:
তং দীপ্তমিব কালাগ্নিং দণ্ডহস্তমিবান্তকম্ ।
জবেনাভ্যপতদ্ভীমঃ প্রগৃহ্য মহতীং গদাম্ ॥ ৫ ॥

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 7.14.5 in Gujarati sript:
તં દીપ્તમિવ કાલાગ્નિં દણ્ડહસ્તમિવાન્તકમ્ ।
જવેનાભ્યપતદ્ભીમઃ પ્રગૃહ્ય મહતીં ગદામ્ ॥ ૫ ॥

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 7.14.5 in Malayalam sript:
തം ദീപ്തമിവ കാലാഗ്നിം ദണ്ഡഹസ്തമിവാന്തകമ് ।
ജവേനാഭ്യപതദ്ഭീമഃ പ്രഗൃഹ്യ മഹതീം ഗദാമ് ॥ ൫ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

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


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Preview of verse 7.14.5 in Telugu sript:
తం దీప్తమివ కాలాగ్నిం దణ్డహస్తమివాన్తకమ్ ।
జవేనాభ్యపతద్భీమః ప్రగృహ్య మహతీం గదామ్ ॥ ౫ ॥

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