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 18.43

आदाय नलिनीपत्रपुटं केनापि पूरितम् ।
भोः पुष्करमधु प्राप्तं मयेति च मुदावदत् ॥ ४३ ॥

ādāya nalinīpatrapuṭaṃ kenāpi pūritam |
bhoḥ puṣkaramadhu prāptaṃ mayeti ca mudāvadat || 43 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.43 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 (18.43). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ada, Adaya, Nalini, Patra, Puta, Kena, Kah, Kim, Api, Purita, Bha, Bhu, Pushkara, Dhu, Prapta, Maya, Asmad, Iti, Mud, Muda, Adat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “ādāya nalinīpatrapuṭaṃ kenāpi pūritam
  • ādāya -
  • ādāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ādāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āda (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    āda (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • nalinī -
  • nalinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • patra -
  • patra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    patra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • puṭam -
  • puṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kenā -
  • kena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • pūritam -
  • pūrita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pūritā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    pṝ -> pūrita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √pṝ]
    pṝ -> pūrita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √pṝ]
    pṝ -> pūritā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √pṝ]
    pṝ -> pūrita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √pṝ]
    pṝ -> pūrita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pṝ], [accusative single from √pṝ]
  • Line 2: “bhoḥ puṣkaramadhu prāptaṃ mayeti ca mudāvadat
  • bhoḥ -
  • bhā (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • puṣkaram -
  • puṣkara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puṣkara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • a -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhu -
  • dhu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dhū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • prāptam -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prāpta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    prāptā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • maye -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
    (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    may (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mudāva -
  • mud (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    muda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • adat -
  • adat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    adat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [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 18.43

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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