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 2.5.27

सो ऽप्यन्विष्य क्रमाच्चण्डमहासेनः पलायितम् ।
हृतवासवदत्तं तं वत्सराजमबुध्यत ॥ २७ ॥

so 'pyanviṣya kramāccaṇḍamahāsenaḥ palāyitam |
hṛtavāsavadattaṃ taṃ vatsarājamabudhyata || 27 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.5.27 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 (2.5.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sah, Api, Apya, Kramat, Krama, Candamahasena, Palayita, Hrita, Vasavadatta, Vatsaraja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.5.27). 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: “so 'pyanviṣya kramāccaṇḍamahāsenaḥ palāyitam
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
  • anviṣya -
  • anviṣ -> anviṣya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √anviṣ]
    anviṣ -> anviṣya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √anviṣ]
    anviṣ (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • kramāc -
  • kramāt (indeclinable)
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • caṇḍamahāsenaḥ -
  • caṇḍamahāsena (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • palāyitam -
  • palāyita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    palāyita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    palāyitā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “hṛtavāsavadattaṃ taṃ vatsarājamabudhyata
  • hṛta -
  • hṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛ -> hṛta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √hṛ class 1 verb]
    hṛ -> hṛta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √hṛ class 1 verb]
  • vāsavadattam -
  • vāsavadatta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vāsavadattā (noun, feminine)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • vatsarājam -
  • vatsarāja (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • abudhyata -
  • budh (verb class 1)
    [imperfect passive third single]
    budh (verb class 4)
    [imperfect middle third single], [imperfect passive third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 2.5.27

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 2.5.27 in Bengali sript:
সো ঽপ্যন্বিষ্য ক্রমাচ্চণ্ডমহাসেনঃ পলাযিতম্ ।
হৃতবাসবদত্তং তং বত্সরাজমবুধ্যত ॥ ২৭ ॥

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