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 3.5.29

तद् इयं सा विपत् पुंसां व्यसनार्णवपातिनाम् ।
गतिः सेयं स्वतन्त्रायाः स्त्रियाः पितृगृहस्थितेः ॥ २९ ॥

tad iyaṃ sā vipat puṃsāṃ vyasanārṇavapātinām |
gatiḥ seyaṃ svatantrāyāḥ striyāḥ pitṛgṛhasthiteḥ || 29 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.5.29 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 (3.5.29). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tat, Iyam, Idam, Vipad, Pums, Vyasana, Arnava, Patin, Gati, Seya, Svatantra, Stri, Pitrigriha, Sthiti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.5.29). 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: “tad iyaṃ vipat puṃsāṃ vyasanārṇavapātinām
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • vipat -
  • vipad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • puṃsām -
  • puṃs (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • vyasanā -
  • vyasana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arṇava -
  • arṇava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arṇava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pātinām -
  • pātin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    pātin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “gatiḥ seyaṃ svatantrāyāḥ striyāḥ pitṛgṛhasthiteḥ
  • gatiḥ -
  • gati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    gati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • seyam -
  • seya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    seya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    seyā (noun, feminine)
    sai -> seya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sai class 1 verb]
    sai -> seya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sai class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sai class 1 verb]
    si -> seya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √si class 5 verb], [accusative single from √si class 9 verb]
    si -> seya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √si class 5 verb], [accusative single from √si class 5 verb], [nominative single from √si class 9 verb], [accusative single from √si class 9 verb]
  • svatantrāyāḥ -
  • svatantrā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • striyāḥ -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pitṛgṛha -
  • pitṛgṛha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sthiteḥ -
  • sthiti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 3.5.29

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 3.5.29 in Bengali sript:
তদ্ ইযং সা বিপত্ পুংসাং ব্যসনার্ণবপাতিনাম্ ।
গতিঃ সেযং স্বতন্ত্রাযাঃ স্ত্রিযাঃ পিতৃগৃহস্থিতেঃ ॥ ২৯ ॥

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