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 28.26

ततः कुमुदिकाचष्टे मामपृच्छन्नृपात्मजा ।
आर्यज्येष्ठस्त्वयालापान्भाषितः कीदृशानिति ॥ २६ ॥

tataḥ kumudikācaṣṭe māmapṛcchannṛpātmajā |
āryajyeṣṭhastvayālāpānbhāṣitaḥ kīdṛśāniti || 26 ||

The Sanskrit text of Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 28.26 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 (28.26). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Kumudika, Mama, Pricchat, Pat, Arya, Ajyeshtha, Tva, Yushmad, Alapa, Bhashitri, Bhashita, Kidrisha, Iti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “tataḥ kumudikācaṣṭe māmapṛcchannṛpātmajā
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • kumudikā -
  • kumudika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kumudika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kumudikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • acaṣṭe -
  • māma -
  • māma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • pṛcchann -
  • praś -> pṛcchat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √praś class 6 verb], [vocative single from √praś class 6 verb]
    pṛcchat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pāt -
  • pāt (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    pa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    pa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    -> pāt (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> pāt (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb], [accusative single from √ class 2 verb]
  • ma -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “āryajyeṣṭhastvayālāpānbhāṣitaḥ kīdṛśāniti
  • ārya -
  • ārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ār -> ārya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ār]
    ār (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ajyeṣṭhas -
  • ajyeṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • ālāpān -
  • ālāpa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • bhāṣitaḥ -
  • bhāṣitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bhāṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kīdṛśān -
  • kīdṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Brihat-katha-shloka-samgraha Verse 28.26

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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