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 1.6.102

अयं च वर्धितो ऽन्यासां सिंहीनां पयसा मया ।
अद्य चाहं विमुक्तो ऽस्मि शापाद्बाणाहतस्त्वया ॥ १०२ ॥

ayaṃ ca vardhito 'nyāsāṃ siṃhīnāṃ payasā mayā |
adya cāhaṃ vimukto 'smi śāpādbāṇāhatastvayā || 102 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.6.102 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 (1.6.102). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Aya, Idam, Vardhita, Anya, Simhi, Payasa, Maya, Asmad, Adya, Aha, Vimukta, Shapa, Bana, Ahata, Tva, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.6.102). 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: “ayaṃ ca vardhito 'nyāsāṃ siṃhīnāṃ payasā mayā
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vardhito' -
  • vardhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vardh -> vardhita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vardh class 10 verb]
    vṛdh -> vardhita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vṛdh]
  • anyāsām -
  • anyā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • siṃhīnām -
  • siṃhī (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • payasā* -
  • payasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    payasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • Line 2: “adya cāhaṃ vimukto 'smi śāpādbāṇāhatastvayā
  • adya -
  • adya (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    adya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • vimukto' -
  • vimukta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asmi -
  • as (verb class 2)
    [present active first single]
  • śāpād -
  • śāpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • bāṇā -
  • bāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bāṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ahatas -
  • ahata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 1.6.102

Cover of edition (2005)

Kathasaritsagar
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 1.6.102 in Bengali sript:
অযং চ বর্ধিতো ঽন্যাসাং সিংহীনাং পযসা মযা ।
অদ্য চাহং বিমুক্তো ঽস্মি শাপাদ্বাণাহতস্ত্বযা ॥ ১০২ ॥

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