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 7.8.102

तस्या ध्यानप्रभावेण शरण्यायास्तदैव तौ ।
विगतक्षुत्क्लमतृषौ बलिनौ च बभूवतुः ॥ १०२ ॥

tasyā dhyānaprabhāveṇa śaraṇyāyāstadaiva tau |
vigatakṣutklamatṛṣau balinau ca babhūvatuḥ || 102 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.8.102 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 (7.8.102). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dhyana, Prabhava, Sharanya, Tada, Vigata, Kshut, Kshudh, Klamat, Rishi, Rishu, Balin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.8.102). 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: “tasyā dhyānaprabhāveṇa śaraṇyāyāstadaiva tau
  • tasyā* -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • dhyāna -
  • dhyāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dhyāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prabhāveṇa -
  • prabhāva (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • śaraṇyāyās -
  • śaraṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • tadai -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • tau -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “vigatakṣutklamatṛṣau balinau ca babhūvatuḥ
  • vigata -
  • vigata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vigata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣut -
  • kṣut (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṣudh (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • klamat -
  • klam -> klamat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √klam class 1 verb], [vocative single from √klam class 1 verb], [accusative single from √klam class 1 verb]
  • ṛṣau -
  • ṛṣi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛṣu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • balinau -
  • balin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • babhūvatuḥ -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [perfect active third dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.8.102

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 7.8.102 in Bengali sript:
তস্যা ধ্যানপ্রভাবেণ শরণ্যাযাস্তদৈব তৌ ।
বিগতক্ষুত্ক্লমতৃষৌ বলিনৌ চ বভূবতুঃ ॥ ১০২ ॥

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