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 15.87

अथांसयोः समासज्य नतयोरसिचर्मणी ।
मूर्ध्नि चाञ्जलिमाधाय लज्जादीनमभाषत ॥ ८७ ॥

athāṃsayoḥ samāsajya natayorasicarmaṇī |
mūrdhni cāñjalimādhāya lajjādīnamabhāṣata || 87 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 15.87 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 (15.87). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Atha, Amsa, Samasa, Jya, Nata, Rasin, Carman, Murdhan, Jali, Asmad, Adhaya, Lajja, Ama, Bhasha,

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 15.87). 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: “athāṃsayoḥ samāsajya natayorasicarmaṇī
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • aṃsayoḥ -
  • aṃsa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • samāsa -
  • samāsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jya -
  • jya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • natayor -
  • nata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    nata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    natā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    nam -> nata (participle, masculine)
    [genitive dual from √nam class 1 verb], [locative dual from √nam class 1 verb]
    nam -> nata (participle, neuter)
    [genitive dual from √nam class 1 verb], [locative dual from √nam class 1 verb]
    nam -> natā (participle, feminine)
    [genitive dual from √nam class 1 verb], [locative dual from √nam class 1 verb]
  • rasi -
  • rasin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    rasin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • carmaṇī -
  • carman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “mūrdhni cāñjalimādhāya lajjādīnamabhāṣata
  • mūrdhni -
  • mūrdhan (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • cāñ -
  • ca (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • jali -
  • jalī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    jalī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    jalī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    ma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • ādhāya -
  • ādhāya (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • lajjād -
  • lajja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • īn -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ama -
  • ama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhāṣa -
  • bhāṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 15.87

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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