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 9.4.203

इति पश्चात् प्रविष्टास् ते पुरुषा दण्डपाणयः ।
पूर्वप्रविष्टान् क्रोधात् तान् दण्डाघातैर् अताडयन् ॥ २०३ ॥

iti paścāt praviṣṭās te puruṣā daṇḍapāṇayaḥ |
pūrvapraviṣṭān krodhāt tān daṇḍāghātair atāḍayan || 203 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.203 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 (9.4.203). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iti, Pashcat, Pashca, Pravishta, Tad, Yushmad, Purusha, Dandapani, Purva, Krodha, Dandaghata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.203). 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: “iti paścāt praviṣṭās te puruṣā daṇḍapāṇayaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • paścāt -
  • paścāt (indeclinable)
    paśca (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    paśca (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • praviṣṭās -
  • praviṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    praviṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • puruṣā* -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    puruṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • daṇḍapāṇayaḥ -
  • daṇḍapāṇi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    daṇḍapāṇi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “pūrvapraviṣṭān krodhāt tān daṇḍāghātair atāḍayan
  • pūrva -
  • pūrva (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • praviṣṭān -
  • praviṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • krodhāt -
  • krodha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    krodha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • tān -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • daṇḍāghātair -
  • daṇḍāghāta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • atāḍayan -
  • taḍ (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 9.4.203

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 9.4.203 in Bengali sript:
ইতি পশ্চাত্ প্রবিষ্টাস্ তে পুরুষা দণ্ডপাণযঃ ।
পূর্বপ্রবিষ্টান্ ক্রোধাত্ তান্ দণ্ডাঘাতৈর্ অতাডযন্ ॥ ২০৩ ॥

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