Kathasaritsagara [sanskrit]

by C. H. Tawney | 2014 | 226,424 words | ISBN-13: 9789350501351

The Sanskrit edition of the Kathasaritsagara referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. Written by Somadeva and dating from the 12th century, the Kathasaritsagara (or Katha-sarit-sagara) represents an epic legend narrating the adventures of Naravahanadatta as he strives to become the destined emperor of the Vidyadharas. Alternative titles: (Kathāsaritsāgara, कथासरित्सागर, Kathā-sarit-sāgara)

Verse 1.2.72

अद्य युष्मन्मुखाज्ज्ञात्वा परितोषश्च मे परः ।
तदेनं नयतं भ्राता युवयोरेष का क्षतिः ॥ ७२ ॥

adya yuṣmanmukhājjñātvā paritoṣaśca me paraḥ |
tadenaṃ nayataṃ bhrātā yuvayoreṣa kā kṣatiḥ || 72 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.2.72 is contained in the book The Ocean of Story by C.H. Tawney. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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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 (1.2.72). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adya, Paritosha, Asmad, Parah, Para, Tada, Ina, Bhratri, Yuvayu, Yuva, Yushmad, Resha, Kshati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.2.72). 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: “adya yuṣmanmukhājjñātvā paritoṣaśca me paraḥ
  • adya -
  • adya (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    adya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Cannot analyse yuṣmanmukhājjñātvā*pa
  • paritoṣaś -
  • paritoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • paraḥ -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “tadenaṃ nayataṃ bhrātā yuvayoreṣa kṣatiḥ
  • tade -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • inam -
  • ina (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ina (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    inā (noun, feminine)
  • nayatam -
  • nayat (noun, neuter)
    nay (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second dual]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • bhrātā -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • yuvayor -
  • yuvayu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    yuvayu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    yuvā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • reṣa -
  • reṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    reṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    riṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṣatiḥ -
  • kṣati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.2.72

Cover of edition (2005)

by Kedarnath Sharma Saraswat (2005)

The Only Edition with the Sanskrit Text and its Hindi Translation (An Old and Rare Book) Set of 3 Vol.

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Cover of edition (2013)

Kathasaritsagara of Somadeva Bhatta (Sanskrit Text Only)
by Vasudeva Laksmana Sastri (2013)

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Cover of edition (1995)

Katha Sarit Sagar in Marathi
by H. A Bhave (1995)

Set of 5 Volumes; Published by Varada Books, Pune. 2256 pages (Throughout B/W Illustrations).

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Cover of edition (2014)

Katha Sarit Sagara (Tamil)
by S. V. Ganapati (எஸ். வி. கணபதி) (2014)

[கதா சரித் சாகரம்] Published by Alliance Publications.

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Cover of Bengali edition

Galpa Shono
by Abhijit Chattopadhyay (2014)

[গল্প শোনো] Galpa Shono: Bengali Translation of 'Suno Kahani From Katha Sarit Sagar'; 9788126015436; Published by Sahitya Akademi, Delhi.

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Preview of verse 1.2.72 in Bengali sript:
অদ্য যুষ্মন্মুখাজ্জ্ঞাত্বা পরিতোষশ্চ মে পরঃ ।
তদেনং নযতং ভ্রাতা যুবযোরেষ কা ক্ষতিঃ ॥ ৭২ ॥

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