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 14.45

तौ तामाकाशमार्गेण नीतवन्तौ तपोवनम् ।
मार्गायतनमार्गेषु साम्भःसु गमितश्रमाम् ॥ ४५ ॥

tau tāmākāśamārgeṇa nītavantau tapovanam |
mārgāyatanamārgeṣu sāmbhaḥsu gamitaśramām || 45 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 14.45 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 (14.45). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tamaka, Ashama, Arga, Nitavat, Tapovana, Marga, Tana, Sambhas, Gamita, Shrama,

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 14.45). 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: “tau tāmākāśamārgeṇa nītavantau tapovanam
  • tau -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tāmākā -
  • tāmāka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tāmāka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aśamā -
  • aśama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • argeṇa -
  • arga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • nītavantau -
  • -> nītavat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative dual from √ class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √ class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √ class 1 verb]
  • tapovanam -
  • tapovana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tapovanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “mārgāyatanamārgeṣu sāmbhaḥsu gamitaśramām
  • mārgāya -
  • mārga (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    mārga (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • tanam -
  • tana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ā -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • argeṣu -
  • arga (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • sāmbhaḥsu -
  • sāmbhas (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sāmbhas (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • gamita -
  • gamita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gamita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gam -> gamita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √gam]
    gam -> gamita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √gam]
    gam -> gamita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √gam]
    gam -> gamita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √gam]
  • śramā -
  • śrama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 14.45

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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