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 10.2.25

अहो मय्यनुरक्तेयमिति तुष्टं ततो नृपम् ।
तं सो ऽनन्तगुणो मन्त्री रहो ऽवादीत्सहस्थितः ॥ २५ ॥

aho mayyanurakteyamiti tuṣṭaṃ tato nṛpam |
taṃ so 'nantaguṇo mantrī raho 'vādītsahasthitaḥ || 25 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.25 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 (10.2.25). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ahan, Mayi, Asmad, Anurakta, Anurakti, Iyam, Idam, Iti, Tushta, Tatah, Tad, Tata, Nripa, Sah, Anantaguna, Mantri, Mantrin, Rahah, Rahas, Raha, Sahasthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.25). 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: “aho mayyanurakteyamiti tuṣṭaṃ tato nṛpam
  • aho* -
  • ahan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ahar (noun, neuter)
    has (verb class 1)
    [aorist active second single]
  • mayya -
  • mayī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    may -> mayya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √may]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [locative single]
  • anurakte -
  • anurakta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    anurakta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anuraktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anurakti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tuṣṭam -
  • tuṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tuṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tuṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tuṣ -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb], [accusative single from √tuṣ class 4 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tus -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tus class 1 verb], [accusative single from √tus class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √tuś class 1 verb]
    tuś -> tuṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √tuś class 1 verb], [accusative single from √tuś class 1 verb]
  • tato* -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • nṛpam -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “taṃ so 'nantaguṇo mantrī raho 'vādītsahasthitaḥ
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    tan (noun, masculine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • anantaguṇo* -
  • anantaguṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mantrī -
  • mantrī (noun, masculine)
    mantrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    mantri (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mantrin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • raho' -
  • rahaḥ (indeclinable)
    rahas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    raha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • avādīt -
  • vad (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • sahasthitaḥ -
  • sahasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.25

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 10.2.25 in Bengali sript:
অহো ময্যনুরক্তেযমিতি তুষ্টং ততো নৃপম্ ।
তং সো ঽনন্তগুণো মন্ত্রী রহো ঽবাদীত্সহস্থিতঃ ॥ ২৫ ॥

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