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 5.196

रुमण्वता तु तक्षाणः संनिपात्य प्रचोदिताः ।
यन्त्रमाकाशसंचारि त्वरितैः क्रियतामिति ॥ १९६ ॥

rumaṇvatā tu takṣāṇaḥ saṃnipātya pracoditāḥ |
yantramākāśasaṃcāri tvaritaiḥ kriyatāmiti || 196 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 5.196 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:

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

Rumanvat, Takshan, Samnipatya, Pracodita, Yantra, Akasha, Sancarin, Sancari, Tvarita, Kriyat, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 5.196). 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: “rumaṇvatā tu takṣāṇaḥ saṃnipātya pracoditāḥ
  • rumaṇvatā -
  • rumaṇvat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • takṣāṇaḥ -
  • takṣan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • saṃnipātya -
  • saṃnipātya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saṃnipātya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pracoditāḥ -
  • pracodita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pracoditā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “yantramākāśasaṃcāri tvaritaiḥ kriyatāmiti
  • yantram -
  • yantra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ākāśa -
  • ākāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ākāśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sañcāri -
  • sañcārin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sañcārin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sañcārī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sañcārī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    sañcārī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tvaritaiḥ -
  • tvarita (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    tvarita (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    tvar -> tvarita (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [instrumental plural from √tvar]
    tvar -> tvarita (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √tvar class 1 verb], [instrumental plural from √tvar]
  • kriyatām -
  • kṛ -> kriyat (participle, masculine)
    [genitive plural from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ -> kriyat (participle, neuter)
    [genitive plural from √kṛ class 6 verb]
    kṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative passive third single]
    kṛ (verb class 2)
    [imperative passive third single]
    kṛ (verb class 5)
    [imperative passive third single]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperative passive third single]
    kṛ (verb class 3)
    [imperative passive third single]
    kṛ (verb class 6)
    [imperative active third dual], [imperative middle third single], [imperative passive third single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 5.196

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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