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 18.251

अथ देवद्विजगुरूनर्चित्वा मङ्गलोज्ज्वले ।
प्रशस्ते तिथिनक्षत्रे बोहित्थममुचद्वणिक् ॥ २५१ ॥

atha devadvijagurūnarcitvā maṅgalojjvale |
praśaste tithinakṣatre bohitthamamucadvaṇik || 251 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.251 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 (18.251). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Atha, Deva, Dvija, Guru, Mangala, Ujjvala, Prashasta, Prashasti, Tithi, Nakshatra, Bohittha, Vanij,

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 18.251). 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: “atha devadvijagurūnarcitvā maṅgalojjvale
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
  • deva -
  • deva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    devan (noun, masculine)
    div (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • dvija -
  • dvija (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dvija (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gurūn -
  • guru (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • arcitvā -
  • ṛc -> arcitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ṛc]
  • maṅgalo -
  • maṅgala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    maṅgala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    maṅgalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ujjvale -
  • ujjvala (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ujjvala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ujjvalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “praśaste tithinakṣatre bohitthamamucadvaṇik
  • praśaste -
  • praśasta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    praśasta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    praśastā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    praśasti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • tithi -
  • tithī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • nakṣatre -
  • nakṣatra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • bohittham -
  • bohittha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bohittha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • amucad -
  • muc (verb class 6)
    [aorist active third single]
  • vaṇik -
  • vaṇij (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.251

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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