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 10.5.90

स भुक्तशेषं भिक्षान्नं नक्तं स्थापयति स्म तत् ।
भिक्यभाण्डस्थमुल्लम्ब्य शङ्कौ प्रातर्जिघत्सया ॥ ९० ॥

sa bhuktaśeṣaṃ bhikṣānnaṃ naktaṃ sthāpayati sma tat |
bhikyabhāṇḍasthamullambya śaṅkau prātarjighatsayā || 90 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.90 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 (10.5.90). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhuktashesha, Bhikshanna, Naktam, Nakta, Sthapayat, Sma, Tat, Tad, Bha, Kya, Bhanda, Tha, Shanka, Shanku, Pratar, Jighatsa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.90). 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: “sa bhuktaśeṣaṃ bhikṣānnaṃ naktaṃ sthāpayati sma tat
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhuktaśeṣam -
  • bhuktaśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhikṣānnam -
  • bhikṣānna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • naktam -
  • naktam (indeclinable)
    nakta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nakta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    naktā (noun, feminine)
    naj -> nakta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √naj class 6 verb]
    naj -> nakta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √naj class 6 verb], [accusative single from √naj class 6 verb]
  • sthāpayati -
  • sthā -> sthāpayat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā]
    sthā -> sthāpayat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sthā]
    sthā (verb class 0)
    [present active third single]
  • sma -
  • sma (indeclinable)
    sman (noun, masculine)
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “bhikyabhāṇḍasthamullambya śaṅkau prātarjighatsayā
  • bhi -
  • bhī (noun, feminine)
    bhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • kya -
  • kya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhāṇḍas -
  • bhāṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tham -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ullambya -
  • śaṅkau -
  • śaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śaṅku (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • prātar -
  • prātar (indeclinable)
  • jighatsayā -
  • jighatsā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.90

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 10.5.90 in Bengali sript:
স ভুক্তশেষং ভিক্ষান্নং নক্তং স্থাপযতি স্ম তত্ ।
ভিক্যভাণ্ডস্থমুল্লম্ব্য শঙ্কৌ প্রাতর্জিঘত্সযা ॥ ৯০ ॥

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