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 9.4.105

तत्रावतीर्णः पुलिने स तस्मान्मृतमानुषात् ।
कटीनिबद्धं सग्रन्थिं तस्यावैक्षत शाटकम् ॥ १०५ ॥

tatrāvatīrṇaḥ puline sa tasmānmṛtamānuṣāt |
kaṭīnibaddhaṃ sagranthiṃ tasyāvaikṣata śāṭakam || 105 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.105 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 (9.4.105). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatra, Avatirna, Pulina, Tasmat, Tad, Mrita, Anu, Sha, Katin, Baddha, Granthi, Shataka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.105). 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: “tatrāvatīrṇaḥ puline sa tasmānmṛtamānuṣāt
  • tatrā -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • avatīrṇaḥ -
  • avatīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puline -
  • pulina (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pulina (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tasmān -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • mṛtam -
  • mṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mṛtā (noun, feminine)
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √mṛ class 6 verb], [accusative single from √mṛ class 6 verb]
  • ānu -
  • ānu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ānu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ānu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ṣāt -
  • ṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “kaṭīnibaddhaṃ sagranthiṃ tasyāvaikṣata śāṭakam
  • kaṭīni -
  • kaṭin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • baddham -
  • baddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    baddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    baddhā (noun, feminine)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • granthim -
  • granthi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tasyāvai -
  • tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active first dual]
  • aikṣata -
  • īkṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect middle third single], [aorist middle third plural]
  • śāṭakam -
  • śāṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.105

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 9.4.105 in Bengali sript:
তত্রাবতীর্ণঃ পুলিনে স তস্মান্মৃতমানুষাত্ ।
কটীনিবদ্ধং সগ্রন্থিং তস্যাবৈক্ষত শাটকম্ ॥ ১০৫ ॥

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