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 18.422

तिष्ठन्तु तावदकलङ्ककुटुम्बिदाराः शीतांशुभास्वदनिलैरपि ये न दृष्टाः ।
सिन्दूरपाटलितखण्डनटैर्नटद्भिर्नग्नाटकैरपि नरेन्द्रपथेषु गीतम् ॥ ४२२ ॥

tiṣṭhantu tāvadakalaṅkakuṭumbidārāḥ śītāṃśubhāsvadanilairapi ye na dṛṣṭāḥ |
sindūrapāṭalitakhaṇḍanaṭairnaṭadbhirnagnāṭakairapi narendrapatheṣu gītam || 422 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.422 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 (18.422). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tavat, Akalanka, Dara, Shitamshu, Bhasvat, Anila, Api, Yah, Yat, Drishta, Sindura, Patalita, Khandana, Natat, Nagnataka, Narendra, Patha, Gita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “tiṣṭhantu tāvadakalaṅkakuṭumbidārāḥ śītāṃśubhāsvadanilairapi ye na dṛṣṭāḥ
  • tiṣṭhantu -
  • sthā (verb class 1)
    [imperative active third plural]
  • tāvad -
  • tāvat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tāvat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tāvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    tāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • akalaṅka -
  • akalaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akalaṅka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kuṭumbi -
  • kuṭumbin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • dārāḥ -
  • dāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • śītāṃśu -
  • śītāṃśu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śītāṃśu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śītāṃśu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • bhāsvad -
  • bhāsvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    bhāsvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • anilair -
  • anila (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dṛṣṭāḥ -
  • dṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √dṛś class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √dṛś class 1 verb]
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √dṛś class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √dṛś class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √dṛś class 1 verb]
  • Line 2: “sindūrapāṭalitakhaṇḍanaṭairnaṭadbhirnagnāṭakairapi narendrapatheṣu gītam
  • sindūra -
  • sindūra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sindūra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pāṭalita -
  • pāṭalita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāṭalita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • khaṇḍana -
  • khaṇḍana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    khaṇḍana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṭair -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    ṭa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • naṭadbhir -
  • naṭ -> naṭat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental plural from √naṭ class 1 verb]
    naṭ -> naṭat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental plural from √naṭ class 1 verb]
  • nagnāṭakair -
  • nagnāṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • narendra -
  • narendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • patheṣu -
  • patha (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • gītam -
  • gīta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gīta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gītā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.422

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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