Sanskrit was India's language for a long time ago. It is one of those few languages which are very old yet surviving in the older form. Prof. Bibek Debroy is a well known figure in the world of economics. He has been a Professsor at various top ranking institutions in the country. He is not so much known for his Sanskrit Scholarship however, he has undertaken the work to translate Mahabharata to english. We are reproducing some of his Sanskrit tidbits, which he is writing as a column on themotherindia.com.