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 3.4.23

एवं वत्सेश्वरः कुर्वञ्जनतानयनोत्सवम् ।
स्वमन्दिरं सदेवीकः प्राविशत्कृतमङ्गलः ॥ २३ ॥

evaṃ vatseśvaraḥ kurvañjanatānayanotsavam |
svamandiraṃ sadevīkaḥ prāviśatkṛtamaṅgalaḥ || 23 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.4.23 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 (3.4.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Evam, Eva, Vatseshvara, Kurvat, Kurva, Janat, Janata, Nayanotsava, Svamandira, Sadevika, Pra, Kritamangala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.4.23). 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: “evaṃ vatseśvaraḥ kurvañjanatānayanotsavam
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • vatseśvaraḥ -
  • vatseśvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kurvañ -
  • kurvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kurva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kurva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • janatā -
  • janat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    janat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    janatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    jan -> janat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √jan class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √jan class 2 verb]
    jan -> janat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √jan class 1 verb], [instrumental single from √jan class 2 verb]
  • nayanotsavam -
  • nayanotsava (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “svamandiraṃ sadevīkaḥ prāviśatkṛtamaṅgalaḥ
  • svamandiram -
  • svamandira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svamandira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sadevīkaḥ -
  • sadevīka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prā -
  • prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    prā (Preverb)
    pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
  • aviśat -
  • viś (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • kṛtamaṅgalaḥ -
  • kṛtamaṅgala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.4.23

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 3.4.23 in Bengali sript:
এবং বত্সেশ্বরঃ কুর্বঞ্জনতানযনোত্সবম্ ।
স্বমন্দিরং সদেবীকঃ প্রাবিশত্কৃতমঙ্গলঃ ॥ ২৩ ॥

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