Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha [sanskrit]

35,982 words

The Sanskrit edition of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha: an epic story in the form of a narrative detailling Naravahanadatta’s quest to become the emperor of the Vidyadharas. Similair to the Kathasaritsagara, the Brhatkathaslokasamgraha also represents one of the several abridgements of the “Great Story” (Brihatkatha), said to have originally consisted of 700,000 shlokas (metrical verses). Alternative titles: Bṛhatkathāślokasaṃgraha (बृहत्कथाश्लोकसंग्रह), Bṛhatkathāślokasaṅgraha (बृहत्कथाश्लोकसङ्ग्रह), Bṛhat-kathā-śloka-saṃgraha (बृहत्-कथा-श्लोक-संग्रह), Brihatkathashlokasamgraha, Brhatkathaslokasangraha, Brhat-katha-sloka-samgraha (sangraha).

Verse 2.62

मृदुपूर्वं ततो विप्रामहीपालमबोधयन् ।
देव नोन्मत्तवाक्यानि गृह्यन्ते पटुबुद्धिभिः ॥ ६२ ॥

mṛdupūrvaṃ tato viprāmahīpālamabodhayan |
deva nonmattavākyāni gṛhyante paṭubuddhibhiḥ || 62 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 2.62 is contained in the book Brihat Katha Shloka Samgraha (Hindi translation) by Shri Budhaswami (श्री बुधस्वामी). This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

Buy now! Sanskrit text by Shri Budhaswami (श्री बुधस्वामी) (1990)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (2.62). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mridupurva, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Vipra, Ahi, Pala, Deva, Nri, Unmatta, Vakya, Patu, Buddhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “mṛdupūrvaṃ tato viprāmahīpālamabodhayan
  • mṛdupūrvam -
  • mṛdupūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mṛdupūrva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mṛdupūrvā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • viprām -
  • viprā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ahī -
  • ahī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    ahī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    ahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • pālam -
  • pāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • abodhayan -
  • budh (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • Line 2: “deva nonmattavākyāni gṛhyante paṭubuddhibhiḥ
  • deva -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    div (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • no -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • unmatta -
  • unmatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    unmatta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vākyāni -
  • vākya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    vac -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [vocative plural from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative plural from √vac class 3 verb]
    vak -> vākya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √vak class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √vak class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √vak class 1 verb]
  • gṛhyante -
  • grah (verb class 9)
    [present passive third plural]
  • paṭu -
  • paṭu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    paṭu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    paṭū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • buddhibhiḥ -
  • buddhi (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 2.62

Cover of edition (2019)

The Katha Sarit Sagara: The Ocean of the Streams of Story (2 Volumes)
by C.H. Tawney (2019)

1412 pages; (Translated from the Original Sanskrit); [Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Lt.]; ISBN: 9788121505017

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