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 21.52

न चापुरुषकारस्य दैवं फलति कस्यचित् ।
कालकारणसामग्रीमीश्वरोऽपि ह्यपेक्षते ॥ ५२ ॥

na cāpuruṣakārasya daivaṃ phalati kasyacit |
kālakāraṇasāmagrīmīśvaro'pi hyapekṣate || 52 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 21.52 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 (21.52). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Purushakara, Daiva, Phalat, Kah, Kim, Cit, Kalakara, Samagri, Ishvara, Api, Apa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “na cāpuruṣakārasya daivaṃ phalati kasyacit
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • puruṣakārasya -
  • puruṣakāra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • daivam -
  • daiva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daiva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • phalati -
  • phal -> phalat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √phal class 1 verb]
    phal -> phalat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √phal class 1 verb]
    phal (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • kasya -
  • kas -> kasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kas]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • cit -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “kālakāraṇasāmagrīmīśvaro'pi hyapekṣate
  • kālakāra -
  • kālakāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kālakāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṇa -
  • ṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sāmagrīm -
  • sāmagrī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • īśvaro' -
  • īśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • ape -
  • apa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single], [dative single]
    apa (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
    apā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • īkṣate -
  • īkṣ (verb class 1)
    [present middle third 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 21.52

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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