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 5.1.93

स च प्रभातकालेषु घनयाङ्गं मृदालिपत् ।
अवीचिकर्दमालेपसूत्रपातम् इवाचरन् ॥ ९३ ॥

sa ca prabhātakāleṣu ghanayāṅgaṃ mṛdālipat |
avīcikardamālepasūtrapātam ivācaran || 93 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 5.1.93 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 (5.1.93). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prabhatakala, Ghana, Anga, Mrid, Mrida, Pat, Avici, Kardamala, Sutrapata, Acarat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 5.1.93). 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.

  • Line1: “sa ca prabhātakāleṣu ghanayāṅgaṃ mṛdālipat”
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • prabhātakāleṣu -
  • prabhātakāla (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prabhātakāleṣu (locative plural)
  • ghanayā -
  • ghanā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ghanayā (instrumental single)
    ghanayā (instrumental single)
  • aṅgam -
  • aṅga (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    aṅgam (adverb)
    aṅgam (accusative single)
    aṅga (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    aṅgam (adverb)
    aṅgam (nominative single)
    aṅgam (accusative single)
  • mṛdā -
  • mṛd (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mṛdā (instrumental single)
    mṛdā (instrumental single)
    mṛdā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mṛdā (nominative single)
    mṛdā (nominative single)
  • ali -
  • ali (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    alin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ali (compound)
    ali (adverb)
  • pat -
  • pat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    pad (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pat (compound)
    pat (adverb)
    pat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    pat (nominative single)
    pat (vocative single)
    pat (accusative single)
  • Line2: “avīcikardamālepasūtrapātam ivācaran”
  • avīci -
  • avīci (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    avīci (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    avīci (nominative single)
    avīci (vocative single)
    avīci (accusative single)
    avīci (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    avīcī (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    avīci (adverb)
    avīci (vocative single)
    avīcī (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    avīci (compound)
    avīci (adverb)
    avīci (vocative single)
    avīcī (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    avīci (compound)
    avīci (adverb)
    avīci (nominative single)
    avīci (vocative single)
    avīci (accusative single)
  • kardamāle -
  • kardamāla (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kardamāle (locative single)
    kardamāla (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    kardamāle (nominative dual)
    kardamāle (vocative dual)
    kardamāle (accusative dual)
    kardamāle (locative single)
  • pa -
  • pa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pa (vocative single)
    pa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pa (vocative single)
  • sūtrapātam -
  • sūtrapāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sūtrapātam (adverb)
    sūtrapātam (accusative single)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • acaran -
  • acarat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    acaran (nominative single)
    acaran (vocative single)
    car (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    acaran (imperfect active third plural)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 5.1.93

Cover of edition (2005)

Kathasaritsagar
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 5.1.93 in Bengali sript:
স চ প্রভাতকালেষু ঘনযাঙ্গং মৃদালিপত্ ।
অবীচিকর্দমালেপসূত্রপাতম্ ইবাচরন্ ॥ ৯৩ ॥

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