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 10.5.91

सुप्तस्यात्र च तस्याहम् बिलेनान्तः प्रविश्य तत् ।
दत्तोर्ध्वझम्पो निःशेषमनैषं प्रतियामिनि ॥ ९१ ॥

suptasyātra ca tasyāham bilenāntaḥ praviśya tat |
dattordhvajhampo niḥśeṣamanaiṣaṃ pratiyāmini || 91 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.91 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 (10.5.91). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Supta, Atra, Tad, Aha, Asmad, Bila, Anta, Pravishya, Tat, Datta, Urdhvajhampa, Nihshesha, Pratiyamini,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.91). 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: “suptasyātra ca tasyāham bilenāntaḥ praviśya tat
  • suptasyā -
  • supta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    supta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    svap -> supta (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √svap class 2 verb]
    svap -> supta (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √svap class 2 verb]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tasyā -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • bilenā -
  • bila (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    bila (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • antaḥ -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • praviśya -
  • praviśya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    praviśya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “dattordhvajhampo niḥśeṣamanaiṣaṃ pratiyāmini
  • datto -
  • datta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    datta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dattā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • ūrdhvajhampo* -
  • ūrdhvajhampa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • niḥśeṣam -
  • niḥśeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    niḥśeṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    niḥśeṣā (noun, feminine)
  • anaiṣam -
  • (verb class 1)
    [aorist active first single]
  • pratiyāmini -
  • pratiyāmini (indeclinable)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.91

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 10.5.91 in Bengali sript:
সুপ্তস্যাত্র চ তস্যাহম্ বিলেনান্তঃ প্রবিশ্য তত্ ।
দত্তোর্ধ্বঝম্পো নিঃশেষমনৈষং প্রতিযামিনি ॥ ৯১ ॥

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