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 6.4.49

अवज्ञाजनितेर्ष्यायाः कंचित् कालं हि तादृशः ।
शापस् तिलोत्तमातो ऽभूत् तद्भर्तुस् तद्वियोगदः ॥ ४९ ॥

avajñājaniterṣyāyāḥ kaṃcit kālaṃ hi tādṛśaḥ |
śāpas tilottamāto 'bhūt tadbhartus tadviyogadaḥ || 49 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.4.49 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 (6.4.49). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Avajna, Janitri, Janita, Irshya, Kah, Cit, Kalam, Kala, Tadrish, Tadrisha, Shapa, Tilottama, Tad, Tat, Bhartri, Viyoga,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.4.49). 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: “avajñājaniterṣyāyāḥ kaṃcit kālaṃ hi tādṛśaḥ
  • avajñā -
  • avajñā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • janite -
  • janita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    janita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    jan -> janita (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √jan]
    jan -> janita (participle, neuter)
    [compound from √jan]
    janitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    janitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    jan -> janita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √jan class 10 verb], [locative single from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative single from √jan], [locative single from √jan]
    jan -> janita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [accusative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [locative single from √jan class 10 verb], [nominative dual from √jan], [vocative single from √jan], [vocative dual from √jan], [accusative dual from √jan], [locative single from √jan]
    jan -> janitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √jan class 10 verb], [nominative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative single from √jan class 10 verb], [vocative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [accusative dual from √jan class 10 verb], [nominative single from √jan], [nominative dual from √jan], [vocative single from √jan], [vocative dual from √jan], [accusative dual from √jan]
    jan (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 3)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • irṣyāyāḥ -
  • irṣyā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • kañ -
  • ka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • cit -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kālam -
  • kālam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    kālā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tādṛśaḥ -
  • tādṛś (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    tādṛś (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    tādṛśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śāpas tilottamāto 'bhūt tadbhartus tadviyogadaḥ
  • śāpas -
  • śāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tilottamāt -
  • tilottama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    tilottama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • o' -
  • o (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    u (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • abhūt -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhartus -
  • bhartṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • viyoga -
  • viyoga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daḥ -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 6.4.49

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 6.4.49 in Bengali sript:
অবজ্ঞাজনিতের্ষ্যাযাঃ কংচিত্ কালং হি তাদৃশঃ ।
শাপস্ তিলোত্তমাতো ঽভূত্ তদ্ভর্তুস্ তদ্বিযোগদঃ ॥ ৪৯ ॥

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