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 7.9.229

इत्य् उक्तवन्तं तक्षाणं साध्वित्य् उक्त्वाभिपूज्य च ।
नरवाहनदत्तो ऽथ तं पप्रच्छ स सादरम् ॥ २२८ ॥

ity uktavantaṃ takṣāṇaṃ sādhvity uktvābhipūjya ca |
naravāhanadatto 'tha taṃ papraccha sa sādaram || 228 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.229 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 (7.9.229). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Uktavat, Takshan, Uktva, Abhi, Pujya, Naravahanadatta, Atha, Sadaram, Sadara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.229). 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: “ity uktavantaṃ takṣāṇaṃ sādhvity uktvābhipūjya ca
  • Cannot analyse ity*uk
  • uktavantam -
  • uktavat (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vac -> uktavat (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • takṣāṇam -
  • takṣan (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse sādhvity*uk
  • uktvā -
  • uktvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
    vac -> uktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √vac]
  • abhi -
  • abhi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    abhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    abhī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    abhī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    abhī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pūjya -
  • pūjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūj -> pūjya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pūj]
    pūj -> pūjya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pūj]
    pūj -> pūjya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √pūj class 10 verb]
    pūj -> pūjya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √pūj class 10 verb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “naravāhanadatto 'tha taṃ papraccha sa sādaram
  • naravāhanadatto' -
  • naravāhanadatta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • papraccha -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sādaram -
  • sādaram (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sādara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sādara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sādarā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.229

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 7.9.229 in Bengali sript:
ইত্য্ উক্তবন্তং তক্ষাণং সাধ্বিত্য্ উক্ত্বাভিপূজ্য চ ।
নরবাহনদত্তো ঽথ তং পপ্রচ্ছ স সাদরম্ ॥ ২২৮ ॥

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