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 10.2.53

आगत्य च स्वनगरं मन्त्रिमन्त्रम् अलङ्घयन् ।
क्रमाद् विक्रमसिम्हो ऽसौ बुभुजे सकलां महीम् ॥ ५३ ॥

āgatya ca svanagaraṃ mantrimantram alaṅghayan |
kramād vikramasimho 'sau bubhuje sakalāṃ mahīm || 53 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.53 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 (10.2.53). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Agatya, Svanagara, Mantri, Antra, Alanghayat, Kramat, Krama, Vikrama, Asi, Asu, Adah, Sakala, Mahi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.53). 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: “āgatya ca svanagaraṃ mantrimantram alaṅghayan
  • āgatya -
  • āgatya (indeclinable)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svanagaram -
  • svanagara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mantrim -
  • mantri (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • antram -
  • antra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    antrā (noun, feminine)
  • alaṅghayan -
  • alaṅghayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    laṅgh (verb class 10)
    [imperfect active third plural]
    laṅgh (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • Line 2: “kramād vikramasimho 'sau bubhuje sakalāṃ mahīm
  • kramād -
  • kramāt (indeclinable)
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • vikrama -
  • vikrama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sim -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • ho' -
  • ha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    asu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • bubhuje -
  • bhuj (verb class 6)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
    bhuj (verb class 7)
    [perfect middle first single], [perfect middle third single]
  • sakalām -
  • sakalā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • mahīm -
  • mahī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.2.53

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 10.2.53 in Bengali sript:
আগত্য চ স্বনগরং মন্ত্রিমন্ত্রম্ অলঙ্ঘযন্ ।
ক্রমাদ্ বিক্রমসিম্হো ঽসৌ বুভুজে সকলাং মহীম্ ॥ ৫৩ ॥

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