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 9.1.183

निर्वृत्ते च सुतोद्वाहे चित्रकृच्छ्रमणान्स तान् ।
संपूज्य वस्त्राभरणैः सर्वानन्यानपूजयत् ॥ १८३ ॥

nirvṛtte ca sutodvāhe citrakṛcchramaṇānsa tān |
saṃpūjya vastrābharaṇaiḥ sarvānanyānapūjayat || 183 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.1.183 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 (9.1.183). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nirvritti, Nirvritta, Sut, Suta, Udvaha, Citrakrit, Shramana, Sampujya, Vastrabharana, Sarva, Ani, Anya, Ana, Pujayat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.1.183). 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: “nirvṛtte ca sutodvāhe citrakṛcchramaṇānsa tān
  • nirvṛtte -
  • nirvṛtti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    nirvṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    nirvṛtta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    nirvṛtta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    nirvṛttā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • suto -
  • suta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    suta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sut (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √su class 5 verb]
    su -> suta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √su class 5 verb]
    su -> sutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> sutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> suta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> sutā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • udvāhe -
  • udvāha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • citrakṛcch -
  • citrakṛt (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    citrakṛt (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śramaṇān -
  • śramaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “saṃpūjya vastrābharaṇaiḥ sarvānanyānapūjayat
  • sampūjya -
  • sampūjya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sampūjya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vastrābharaṇaiḥ -
  • vastrābharaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    vastrābharaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • anyā -
  • ani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [instrumental single]
    anya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an -> anya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √an]
    anyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āna -
  • āna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • pūjayat -
  • pūjayat (noun, masculine)
    pūjayat (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    pūj -> pūjayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √pūj class 10 verb], [vocative single from √pūj class 10 verb], [accusative single from √pūj class 10 verb]
    pūjayat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.1.183

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 9.1.183 in Bengali sript:
নির্বৃত্তে চ সুতোদ্বাহে চিত্রকৃচ্ছ্রমণান্স তান্ ।
সংপূজ্য বস্ত্রাভরণৈঃ সর্বানন্যানপূজযত্ ॥ ১৮৩ ॥

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