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 2.2.116

तत्रादावनिमित्तानि पश्चात् पथि ददर्श तान् ।
सर्वान् प्रहाराभिहतान् सहभावनिकान् सखीन् ॥ ११६ ॥

tatrādāvanimittāni paścāt pathi dadarśa tān |
sarvān prahārābhihatān sahabhāvanikān sakhīn || 116 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.116 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 (2.2.116). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Ada, Animitta, Pashcat, Pashca, Pathin, Pathi, Sarva, Prahara, Abhihata, Sahabhavanika, Sakhi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.116). 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: “tatrādāvanimittāni paścāt pathi dadarśa tān
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • adāva -
  • ada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ad (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ad (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first dual]
    (verb class 1)
    [aorist active first dual]
    (verb class 3)
    [aorist active first dual]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual], [aorist active first dual]
    (verb class 4)
    [aorist active first dual]
  • animittāni -
  • animitta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • paścāt -
  • paścāt (indeclinable)
    paśca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    paśca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • pathi -
  • pathin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [locative single]
    pathī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pathī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pathī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dadarśa -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “sarvān prahārābhihatān sahabhāvanikān sakhīn
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • prahārā -
  • prahāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prahārā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhihatān -
  • abhihata (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sahabhāvanikān -
  • sahabhāvanika (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sakhīn -
  • sakhi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.116

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 2.2.116 in Bengali sript:
তত্রাদাবনিমিত্তানি পশ্চাত্ পথি দদর্শ তান্ ।
সর্বান্ প্রহারাভিহতান্ সহভাবনিকান্ সখীন্ ॥ ১১৬ ॥

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