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 25.84

संभावनापि रम्यैव मादृश्यास्त्वादृशा सह ।
श्लाघ्या किंशुकशाखापि वसन्तसहचारिणी ॥ ८४ ॥

saṃbhāvanāpi ramyaiva mādṛśyāstvādṛśā saha |
ślāghyā kiṃśukaśākhāpi vasantasahacāriṇī || 84 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 25.84 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 (25.84). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sambhavana, Api, Ramya, Madrishi, Tvadrish, Tvadrisha, Saha, Shlaghya, Kimshuka, Shakha, Vasanta, Sahacarini, Sahacarin, Sahacari,

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 25.84). 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: “saṃbhāvanāpi ramyaiva mādṛśyāstvādṛśā saha
  • sambhāvanā -
  • sambhāvana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sambhāvana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sambhāvanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • ramyai -
  • ramya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ramya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ram -> ramya (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √ram]
    ram -> ramya (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √ram]
    ram -> ramya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ram]
    ramyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ram -> ramya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ram class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ram]
    ram -> ramya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ram class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ram]
    ram -> ramyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ram class 1 verb], [nominative single from √ram]
    ram (verb class 1)
    [imperative passive first single]
    ram (verb class 0)
    [imperative passive first single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • mādṛśyās -
  • mādṛśī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tvādṛśā -
  • tvādṛś (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tvādṛś (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tvādṛśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 2: “ślāghyā kiṃśukaśākhāpi vasantasahacāriṇī
  • ślāghyā -
  • ślāghyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ślāgh -> ślāghyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ślāgh class 1 verb]
  • kiṃśuka -
  • kiṃśuka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kiṃśuka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śākhā -
  • śākha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śākha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śākhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śākh (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • vasanta -
  • vasanta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahacāriṇī -
  • sahacāriṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sahacārin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sahacārī (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 25.84

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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