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 6.1.142

तथा च पूर्वं बाणेन युद्धयोग्यम् अरिं हरः ।
दर्पाद् भुजसहस्रस्य तावद् आराध्य याचितः ॥ १४२ ॥

tathā ca pūrvaṃ bāṇena yuddhayogyam ariṃ haraḥ |
darpād bhujasahasrasya tāvad ārādhya yācitaḥ || 142 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.1.142 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 (6.1.142). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatha, Purvam, Purva, Bana, Yuddhayogya, Ari, Hara, Haras, Darpa, Bhuja, Sahasra, Tavat, Aradhya, Yacitri, Yacita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.1.142). 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: “tathā ca pūrvaṃ bāṇena yuddhayogyam ariṃ haraḥ
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bāṇena -
  • bāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    bāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yuddhayogyam -
  • yuddhayogya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yuddhayogya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yuddhayogyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • arim -
  • ari (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    ari (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • haraḥ -
  • haras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    hara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “darpād bhujasahasrasya tāvad ārādhya yācitaḥ
  • darpād -
  • darpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • bhuja -
  • bhuja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhuj (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sahasrasya -
  • sahasra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    sahasra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • tāvad -
  • tāvat (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tāvat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tāvat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    tāvat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ārādhya -
  • ārādhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārādhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yācitaḥ -
  • yācitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yācita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yāc -> yācita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √yāc class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.1.142

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 6.1.142 in Bengali sript:
তথা চ পূর্বং বাণেন যুদ্ধযোগ্যম্ অরিং হরঃ ।
দর্পাদ্ ভুজসহস্রস্য তাবদ্ আরাধ্য যাচিতঃ ॥ ১৪২ ॥

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