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 7.9.230

कच्चिद्राज्यधरस्य त्वं भ्राता प्राणधरो ऽग्रजः ।
नानायन्त्रप्रयोगाणां वेत्ता सुमहताम् अपि ॥ २२९ ॥

kaccidrājyadharasya tvaṃ bhrātā prāṇadharo 'grajaḥ |
nānāyantraprayogāṇāṃ vettā sumahatām api || 229 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.230 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 (7.9.230). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tva, Yushmad, Bhratri, Pranadhara, Agraja, Nana, Ayantra, Prayoga, Vettri, Sumahat, Sumahata, Api,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.230). 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: “kaccidrājyadharasya tvaṃ bhrātā prāṇadharo 'grajaḥ
  • Cannot analyse kaccidrājyadharasya*tv
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • bhrātā -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • prāṇadharo' -
  • prāṇadhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • agrajaḥ -
  • agraja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “nānāyantraprayogāṇāṃ vettā sumahatām api
  • nānā -
  • nāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nānā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayantra -
  • ayantra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prayogāṇām -
  • prayoga (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    prayoga (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    prayogā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • vettā -
  • vettṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    vid (verb class 6)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • sumahatām -
  • sumahat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sumahat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sumahatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 7.9.230

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 7.9.230 in Bengali sript:
কচ্চিদ্রাজ্যধরস্য ত্বং ভ্রাতা প্রাণধরো ঽগ্রজঃ ।
নানাযন্ত্রপ্রযোগাণাং বেত্তা সুমহতাম্ অপি ॥ ২২৯ ॥

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