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 18.483

वयं तु दुर्गमान्मार्गात्प्रक्षीणस्वल्पसैनिकाः ।
भारतादिव संग्रामात्सप्तशेषा हतोद्यमाः ॥ ४८३ ॥

vayaṃ tu durgamānmārgātprakṣīṇasvalpasainikāḥ |
bhāratādiva saṃgrāmātsaptaśeṣā hatodyamāḥ || 483 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.483 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 (18.483). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vaya, Asmad, Durgama, Marga, Prakshina, Svalpa, Sainika, Bharata, Iva, Sangrama, Sapta, Saptan, Shesha, Hatodyama,

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 18.483). 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: “vayaṃ tu durgamānmārgātprakṣīṇasvalpasainikāḥ
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vayā (noun, feminine)
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • durgamān -
  • durgama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    durgama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mārgāt -
  • mārga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    mārga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • prakṣīṇa -
  • prakṣīṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prakṣīṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svalpa -
  • svalpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svalpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sainikāḥ -
  • sainika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sainikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “bhāratādiva saṃgrāmātsaptaśeṣā hatodyamāḥ
  • bhāratād -
  • bhārata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bhārata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • saṅgrāmāt -
  • saṅgrāma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    saṅgrāma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • sapta -
  • sapta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sapta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptan (noun, masculine)
    saptan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sap -> sapta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
    sap -> sapta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
  • śeṣā* -
  • śeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śeṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hatodyamāḥ -
  • hatodyama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    hatodyamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative 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 18.483

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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