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 2.2.157

तत्र चालोक्य तरुणान् पुलिन्दान् सभयेन सा ।
मथुरानिकटं ग्रामं नीता नागस्थलं मया ॥ १५७ ॥

tatra cālokya taruṇān pulindān sabhayena sā |
mathurānikaṭaṃ grāmaṃ nītā nāgasthalaṃ mayā || 157 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.157 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 (2.2.157). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Kya, Taruna, Pulinda, Sabhaya, Mathura, Nikatam, Nikata, Grama, Nita, Nagasthala, Maya, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.157). 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: “tatra cālokya taruṇān pulindān sabhayena
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • cālo -
  • kya -
  • kya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • taruṇān -
  • taruṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • pulindān -
  • pulinda (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sabhayena -
  • sabhaya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sabhaya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “mathurānikaṭaṃ grāmaṃ nītā nāgasthalaṃ mayā
  • mathurā -
  • mathurā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • nikaṭam -
  • nikaṭam (indeclinable)
    nikaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nikaṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nikaṭā (noun, feminine)
  • grāmam -
  • grāma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    grāma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nītā* -
  • nīta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    nītā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    -> nīta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 1 verb]
    -> nītā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √ class 1 verb]
  • nāgasthalam -
  • nāgasthala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.2.157

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 2.2.157 in Bengali sript:
তত্র চালোক্য তরুণান্ পুলিন্দান্ সভযেন সা ।
মথুরানিকটং গ্রামং নীতা নাগস্থলং মযা ॥ ১৫৭ ॥

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