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 18.512

चतुरङ्गुलतुङ्गैश्च नीलकण्ठगलासितैः ।
शशोर्णसुकुमारैश्च तृणैर्भूषितभूतलम् ॥ ५१२ ॥

caturaṅgulatuṅgaiśca nīlakaṇṭhagalāsitaiḥ |
śaśorṇasukumāraiśca tṛṇairbhūṣitabhūtalam || 512 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.512 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 (18.512). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Caturangula, Tunga, Nilakantha, Gala, Asita, Shashorna, Sukumara, Trina, Bhushita, Bhutala,

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 18.512). 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: “caturaṅgulatuṅgaiśca nīlakaṇṭhagalāsitaiḥ
  • caturaṅgula -
  • caturaṅgula (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    caturaṅgula (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tuṅgaiś -
  • tuṅga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    tuṅga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nīlakaṇṭha -
  • nīlakaṇṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nīlakaṇṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • galā -
  • gala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    galā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    gal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • asitaiḥ -
  • asita (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    asita (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “śaśorṇasukumāraiśca tṛṇairbhūṣitabhūtalam
  • śaśorṇa -
  • śaśorṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sukumāraiś -
  • sukumāra (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sukumāra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tṛṇair -
  • tṛṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    tṛṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • bhūṣita -
  • bhūṣ -> bhūṣita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √bhūṣ]
    bhūṣ -> bhūṣita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √bhūṣ]
    bhūṣ -> bhūṣita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √bhūṣ]
    bhūṣ -> bhūṣita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √bhūṣ]
  • bhūtalam -
  • bhūtala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative 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 18.512

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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