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 10.5.126

ददर्श च नदीतीरे कीलपाशेन संयतम् ।
चित्राङ्गमवरुह्यैतदवदच्चाखुकूर्मयोः ॥ १२६ ॥

dadarśa ca nadītīre kīlapāśena saṃyatam |
citrāṅgamavaruhyaitadavadaccākhukūrmayoḥ || 126 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.126 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 (10.5.126). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Naditira, Kila, Pasha, Samyat, Samyata, Citranga, Avaruhya, Etad, Avadat, Kurma,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.126). 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: “dadarśa ca nadītīre kīlapāśena saṃyatam
  • dadarśa -
  • dṛś (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nadītīre -
  • nadītīra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • kīla -
  • kīla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kīla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kīl (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pāśena -
  • pāśa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • saṃyatam -
  • saṃyat (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    saṃyata (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃyata (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṃyatā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    saṃyat (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “citrāṅgamavaruhyaitadavadaccākhukūrmayoḥ
  • citrāṅgam -
  • citrāṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    citrāṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    citrāṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • avaruhyai -
  • avaruhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avaruhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • avadac -
  • avadat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    avadat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vad (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ākhu -
  • ākhu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ākhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kūrmayoḥ -
  • kūrma (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.5.126

Cover of edition (2005)

Kathasaritsagar
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 10.5.126 in Bengali sript:
দদর্শ চ নদীতীরে কীলপাশেন সংযতম্ ।
চিত্রাঙ্গমবরুহ্যৈতদবদচ্চাখুকূর্মযোঃ ॥ ১২৬ ॥

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