Chapter I Sloka01

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Aw wmae=Xyay>,
x&tra+ %vac,
xmR]ee k]ee smveta yuyuTsv>,
mamka> pa{fvaEv ikmkvRt s<jy .

atha prathamo'dhyya|
dhtarra uvca |
dharmaketre kuruketre
samavet yuyutsava |
mmak pavcaiva
kimakurvata sajaya ( 1|01)||

Dhritarashtra said:
What did my people and the sons of Pandu do
when they had assembled together eager for battle
on the holy plain of Kurukshetra, O Sanjaya.

Commentary in Hindi by Swami Chinmayananda:
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    ɨ{h Mi ɽ BE j E +xv, r V viɮɹ] x E * ɦ E Vɪ E E B , V viɮɹ] E r E {ڴ E P]x+ E kxi x l*
    xɶSɪ +xv, r V viɮɹ] E +{x iV {hb E l E Mɪ P +xɪ E {h x l* ɽ nx x+ E iֱxiE H {ʮSi l* = +{x {j E ʴɶɱ x E ɨl {ɮ {h ʴɶɺ l* ɽ ɤ EU i x--x = +{x nE E +{ɮv v n {ɮ ɮ +x֦ɴ l + r E +xiɨ {ʮhɨ E ɨxv = n l*
    EIj C + <E ʴɹɪ ɽ Vɪ |ɶx {Ui * ɽ̹ nɺ V x Vɪ E B n oι] |nx E l, VɺE uɮ ɽ ɨ{h r-ʨ P]x+ E nJ + x Ei l*