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 10.7.137

स तेन वीक्षितस्त्रस्तः पलाय्य सहसा खरः ।
आगच्छन्न च तं सिंहो ऽप्य् अपतद्विह्वलाकुलः ॥ १३७ ॥

sa tena vīkṣitastrastaḥ palāyya sahasā kharaḥ |
āgacchanna ca taṃ siṃho 'py apatadvihvalākulaḥ || 137 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.7.137 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 (10.7.137). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Tena, Vikshitri, Vikshita, Trasta, Sahasa, Sahas, Khara, Shanna, Vihvala, Akula,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.7.137). 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 tena vīkṣitastrastaḥ palāyya sahasā kharaḥ
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • vīkṣitas -
  • vīkṣitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    vīkṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • trastaḥ -
  • trasta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tras -> trasta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tras class 1 verb], [nominative single from √tras class 4 verb]
  • palāyya -
  • sahasā -
  • sahasā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sahas (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sahas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sahasā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kharaḥ -
  • khara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “āgacchanna ca taṃ siṃho 'py apatadvihvalākulaḥ
  • āgacch -
  • ag (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • śanna -
  • śanna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śanna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śad -> śanna (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √śad class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śad class 6 verb]
    śad -> śanna (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √śad class 1 verb], [vocative single from √śad class 6 verb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Cannot analyse siṃho'py*ap
  • apatad -
  • pat (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • vihvalā -
  • vihvala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vihvala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vihvalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akulaḥ -
  • akula (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.7.137

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 10.7.137 in Bengali sript:
স তেন বীক্ষিতস্ত্রস্তঃ পলায্য সহসা খরঃ ।
আগচ্ছন্ন চ তং সিংহো ঽপ্য্ অপতদ্বিহ্বলাকুলঃ ॥ ১৩৭ ॥

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