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 7.9.222

आस्ते देशान्तरायातस्तच्छीघ्रं कारयाम्यदः ।
इत्य् उक्त्वा सा प्रतीहारमानाय्य क्षत्तुरादिशत् ॥ २२१ ॥

āste deśāntarāyātastacchīghraṃ kārayāmyadaḥ |
ity uktvā sā pratīhāramānāyya kṣatturādiśat || 221 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.222 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 (7.9.222). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deshantara, Atah, Tat, Tad, Shighram, Shighra, Ada, Adah, Uktva, Pratihara, Anayya, Kshattri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.222). 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: “āste deśāntarāyātastacchīghraṃ kārayāmyadaḥ
  • āste -
  • ās (verb class 2)
    [present middle third single]
  • deśāntarāyā -
  • deśāntara (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • atas -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable)
  • tacch -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śīghram -
  • śīghram (indeclinable)
    śīghra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śīghra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śīghrā (noun, feminine)
  • kārayāmya -
  • kṛ (verb class 0)
    [present active first single]
  • adaḥ -
  • ada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ad (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    ad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dṝ (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single], [imperfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “ity uktvā pratīhāramānāyya kṣatturādiśat
  • Cannot analyse ity*uk
  • uktvā -
  • uktvā (indeclinable)
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
  • -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • pratīhāram -
  • pratīhāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ānāyya -
  • ānāyya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ānāyya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣattur -
  • kṣattṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • ā -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ā (Preverb)
  • adiśat -
  • diś (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.222

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 7.9.222 in Bengali sript:
আস্তে দেশান্তরাযাতস্তচ্ছীঘ্রং কারযাম্যদঃ ।
ইত্য্ উক্ত্বা সা প্রতীহারমানায্য ক্ষত্তুরাদিশত্ ॥ ২২১ ॥

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