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 18.443

कार्श्यकौमलसंकोथशोषदोषाविदूषितम् ।
एषामन्यतमं गाढं गृह्णीध्वं मस्करं करैः ॥ ४४३ ॥

kārśyakaumalasaṃkothaśoṣadoṣāvidūṣitam |
eṣāmanyatamaṃ gāḍhaṃ gṛhṇīdhvaṃ maskaraṃ karaiḥ || 443 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.443 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 (18.443). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Karshya, Kah, Auma, Sanka, Sanku, Shosha, Dosha, Dos, Vidu, Ushita, Gadham, Gadha, Maskara, Kara,

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 18.443). 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: “kārśyakaumalasaṃkothaśoṣadoṣāvidūṣitam
  • kārśya -
  • kārśya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kārśya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kau -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • auma -
  • auma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    auma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    u (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first plural]
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅko -
  • saṅkā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    saṅku (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • utha -
  • u (verb class 2)
    [present active second plural]
  • śoṣa -
  • śoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śoṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • doṣā -
  • doṣā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    doṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dos (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vidū -
  • vidu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • uṣitam -
  • uṣita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uṣita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    vas -> uṣita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vas class 1 verb]
    vas -> uṣita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vas class 1 verb], [accusative single from √vas class 1 verb]
    vas -> uṣita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vas class 6 verb]
    vas -> uṣita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vas class 6 verb], [accusative single from √vas class 6 verb]
  • Line 2: “eṣāmanyatamaṃ gāḍhaṃ gṛhṇīdhvaṃ maskaraṃ karaiḥ
  • eṣāma -
  • eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first plural]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • nya -
  • ni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ni (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • ata -
  • at (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • mam -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • gāḍham -
  • gāḍham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    gāḍha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gāḍha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    gāḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Cannot analyse gṛhṇīdhvam*ma
  • maskaram -
  • maskara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • karaiḥ -
  • kara (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kara (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.443

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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