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 16.90

श्रेष्ठिना प्रेषितावावां संदेशेन त्वदन्तिकम् ।
यदि सज्जा सुहृद्गोष्ठी समस्या क्रियतामिति ॥ ९० ॥

śreṣṭhinā preṣitāvāvāṃ saṃdeśena tvadantikam |
yadi sajjā suhṛdgoṣṭhī samasyā kriyatāmiti || 90 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 16.90 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 (16.90). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shreshthin, Preshita, Asmad, Sandesha, Yushmad, Antikam, Antika, Yadi, Yad, Sajja, Suhrid, Goshthi, Samasya, Kriyat, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “śreṣṭhinā preṣitāvāvāṃ saṃdeśena tvadantikam
  • śreṣṭhinā -
  • śreṣṭhin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śreṣṭhin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • preṣitāvā -
  • preṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • āvām -
  • au (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    au (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative dual]
  • sandeśena -
  • sandeśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • tvad -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • antikam -
  • antikam (indeclinable)
    antika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    antika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    antikā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “yadi sajjā suhṛdgoṣṭhī samasyā kriyatāmiti
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sajjā -
  • sajjā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • suhṛd -
  • suhṛd (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    suhṛd (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • goṣṭhī -
  • goṣṭhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • samasyā -
  • samasyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • 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 editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 16.90

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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