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 18.661

तव पुत्राय पित्रा नस्तनयेयं प्रतिश्रुता ।
स च यौवनमूढत्वात्स्वीकृतो गङ्गदत्तया ॥ ६६१ ॥

tava putrāya pitrā nastanayeyaṃ pratiśrutā |
sa ca yauvanamūḍhatvātsvīkṛto gaṅgadattayā || 661 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.661 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 (18.661). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yushmad, Putra, Pitri, Nasta, Pratishrut, Pratishruta, Yauvana, Udha, Tva, Svikrita, Gangadatta,

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 18.661). 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: “tava putrāya pitrā nastanayeyaṃ pratiśrutā
  • tava -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
  • putrāya -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • pitrā -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • nasta -
  • nasta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nasta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nas -> nasta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √nas class 1 verb]
    nas -> nasta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √nas class 1 verb]
  • nayeyam -
  • nay (verb class 1)
    [optative active first single]
    (verb class 1)
    [optative active first single]
  • pratiśrutā -
  • pratiśrut (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    pratiśrutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “sa ca yauvanamūḍhatvātsvīkṛto gaṅgadattayā
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yauvanam -
  • yauvana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ūḍha -
  • ūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ūḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uh -> ūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √uh class 1 verb]
    uh -> ūḍha (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √uh class 1 verb]
    ūh -> ūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ūh class 1 verb]
    ūh -> ūḍha (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ūh class 1 verb]
    vah -> ūḍha (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √vah class 1 verb]
    vah -> ūḍha (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √vah class 1 verb]
  • tvāt -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • svīkṛto* -
  • svīkṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • gaṅgadatta -
  • gaṅgadatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 18.661

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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