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 7.3.185

सो ऽप्य् आश्लिष्य बहुक्लेशलब्धतत्संगमोत्सवः ।
अवर्तमानः स्वे देहे तनुं तस्या इवाविशत् ॥ १८५ ॥

so 'py āśliṣya bahukleśalabdhatatsaṃgamotsavaḥ |
avartamānaḥ sve dehe tanuṃ tasyā ivāviśat || 185 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.3.185 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 (7.3.185). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bahu, Klesha, Labdha, Tad, Sangama, Utsava, Avartamana, Sva, Deha, Tanu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.3.185). 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: “so 'py āśliṣya bahukleśalabdhatatsaṃgamotsavaḥ”
  • Cannot analyse so'py*āś
  • ā -
  • ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ā (nominative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ā (nominative single)
    (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ā (nominative single)
    ā (Preverb); (1 der.)
  • śliṣya -
  • śliṣ -> śliṣya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √śliṣ
    śliṣ -> śliṣya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √śliṣ
    śliṣ (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    śliṣya (imperative active second single)
  • bahu -
  • bahu (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    bahu (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    bahu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bahu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    bahu (nominative single)
    bahu (vocative single)
    bahu (accusative single)
  • kleśa -
  • kleśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kleśa (vocative single)
    kleś (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    kleśa (imperative active second single)
  • labdha -
  • labdha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    labdha (vocative single)
    labdha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    labdha (vocative single)
    labh -> labdha (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    labdha (vocative single), from √labh (class 1 verb)
    labh -> labdha (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    labdha (vocative single), from √labh (class 1 verb)
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
  • saṅgamo -
  • saṅgama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    saṅgama (vocative single)
    saṅgamā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saṅgamā (nominative single)
  • utsavaḥ -
  • utsava (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    utsavaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line2: “avartamānaḥ sve dehe tanuṃ tasyā ivāviśat”
  • avartamānaḥ -
  • avartamāna (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    avartamānaḥ (nominative single)
  • sve -
  • sva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sve (nominative plural)
    sve (locative single)
    sva (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    sve (nominative dual)
    sve (vocative dual)
    sve (accusative dual)
    sve (locative single)
    svā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    sve (nominative dual)
    sve (vocative single)
    sve (vocative dual)
    sve (accusative dual)
  • dehe -
  • deha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dehe (locative single)
    deha (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    dehe (nominative dual)
    dehe (vocative dual)
    dehe (accusative dual)
    dehe (locative single)
  • tanum -
  • tanu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tanum (accusative single)
  • tasyā* -
  • (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    tasyāḥ (ablative single)
    tasyāḥ (genitive single)
    tasyāḥ (ablative single)
    tasyāḥ (genitive single)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • aviśat -
  • viś (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    aviśat (imperfect active third single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.3.185

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 7.3.185 in Bengali sript:
সো ঽপ্য্ আশ্লিষ্য বহুক্লেশলব্ধতত্সংগমোত্সবঃ ।
অবর্তমানঃ স্বে দেহে তনুং তস্যা ইবাবিশত্ ॥ ১৮৫ ॥

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