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 18.278

तयोः सागरदिन्नाख्यः पुत्रः पित्रोर्गुणैः समः ।
ज्येष्ठः समुद्रदिन्नश्च तत्सनामा च कन्यका ॥ २७८ ॥

tayoḥ sāgaradinnākhyaḥ putraḥ pitrorguṇaiḥ samaḥ |
jyeṣṭhaḥ samudradinnaśca tatsanāmā ca kanyakā || 278 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.278 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 (18.278). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Sagara, Dinna, Putra, Pitri, Guna, Sama, Jyeshtha, Samudra, Tat, Sanama, Sanaman, Kanyaka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “tayoḥ sāgaradinnākhyaḥ putraḥ pitrorguṇaiḥ samaḥ
  • tayoḥ -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • sāgara -
  • sāgara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sāgara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dinnā -
  • dinna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dinna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akhyaḥ -
  • khyā (verb class 2)
    [aorist active second single]
  • putraḥ -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pitror -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • guṇaiḥ -
  • guṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • samaḥ -
  • sama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jyeṣṭhaḥ samudradinnaśca tatsanāmā ca kanyakā
  • jyeṣṭhaḥ -
  • jyeṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • samudra -
  • samudra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    samudra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dinnaś -
  • dinna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sanāmā -
  • sanāmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sanāman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kanyakā -
  • kanyakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative 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 18.278

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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