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 17.147

ततस्तन्त्रीषु गान्धारे जृम्भमानासु मन्थरम् ।
गन्धर्वदत्तामवदं भीरु संगीयतामिति ॥ १४७ ॥

tatastantrīṣu gāndhāre jṛmbhamānāsu mantharam |
gandharvadattāmavadaṃ bhīru saṃgīyatāmiti || 147 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 17.147 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 (17.147). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Tantri, Gandhara, Gandhari, Jrimbha, Ana, Asu, Mantharam, Manthara, Gandharvadatta, Bhiru, Sangin, Sangi, Iyat, Iyata, 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 17.147). 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: “tatastantrīṣu gāndhāre jṛmbhamānāsu mantharam
  • tatas -
  • 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]
  • tantrīṣu -
  • tantrī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • gāndhāre -
  • gāndhāra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    gāndhāra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    gāndhārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    gāndhāri (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • jṛmbham -
  • jṛmbha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jṛmbhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ānā -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • asu -
  • asu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    asu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    asū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    asū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    asū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • mantharam -
  • mantharam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    manthara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    manthara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mantharā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “gandharvadattāmavadaṃ bhīru saṃgīyatāmiti
  • gandharvadattām -
  • gandharvadattā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • avadam -
  • vad (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • bhīru -
  • bhīru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhīru (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhīrū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhīrū (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhīrū (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • saṅgī -
  • saṅgin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    saṅgin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    saṅgī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    saṅgī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    saṅgī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • iyatām -
  • iyat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    iyat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    iyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative 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 17.147

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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