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 8.4.27

यूथपौ रथयूथानां प्रज्ञाढ्यस्थिरबुद्धिकौ ।
दानवः सर्वदमनस् तथा प्रमथनो ऽप्य् असौ ॥ २७ ॥

yūthapau rathayūthānāṃ prajñāḍhyasthirabuddhikau |
dānavaḥ sarvadamanas tathā pramathano 'py asau || 27 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 8.4.27 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 (8.4.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yuthapa, Rathayutha, Prajnadhya, Sthirabuddhika, Danava, Danu, Sarvadamana, Tatha, Asi, Asu, Adah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 8.4.27). 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: “yūthapau rathayūthānāṃ prajñāḍhyasthirabuddhikau”
  • yūthapau -
  • yūthapa (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    yūthapau (nominative dual)
    yūthapau (vocative dual)
    yūthapau (accusative dual)
  • rathayūthānām -
  • rathayūtha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    rathayūthānām (genitive plural)
  • prajñāḍhya -
  • prajñāḍhya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    prajñāḍhya (vocative single)
  • sthirabuddhikau -
  • sthirabuddhika (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    sthirabuddhikau (nominative dual)
    sthirabuddhikau (vocative dual)
    sthirabuddhikau (accusative dual)
  • Line2: “dānavaḥ sarvadamanas tathā pramathano 'py asau”
  • dānavaḥ -
  • dānavas (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    dānava (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dānavaḥ (nominative single)
    dānu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dānavaḥ (nominative plural)
    dānavaḥ (vocative plural)
    dānu (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    dānavaḥ (nominative plural)
    dānavaḥ (vocative plural)
  • sarvadamanas -
  • sarvadamana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sarvadamanaḥ (nominative single)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    tathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tathā (nominative single)
  • Cannot analyse pramathano'py*as
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 8.4.27

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 8.4.27 in Bengali sript:
যূথপৌ রথযূথানাং প্রজ্ঞাঢ্যস্থিরবুদ্ধিকৌ ।
দানবঃ সর্বদমনস্ তথা প্রমথনো ঽপ্য্ অসৌ ॥ ২৭ ॥

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