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 12.5.85

ततः स कर्णे भृत्यस्य कथयित्वा क्रुधा वृतः ।
वस्त्रेणाच्छाद्य सिकतापात्रमस्मायदापयत् ॥ ८५ ॥

tataḥ sa karṇe bhṛtyasya kathayitvā krudhā vṛtaḥ |
vastreṇācchādya sikatāpātramasmāyadāpayat || 85 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.5.85 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 (12.5.85). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tatah, Tad, Tata, Karna, Karni, Bhritya, Krudha, Vrit, Vrita, Vastra, Acchadya, Sikata, Apatra, Asma, Dapayat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.5.85). 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: “tataḥ sa karṇe bhṛtyasya kathayitvā krudhā vṛtaḥ
  • tataḥ -
  • tataḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tataḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tataḥ (indeclinable)
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    tata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    tan -> tata (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √tan class 8 verb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [ablative dual], [ablative plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • karṇe -
  • karṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    karṇi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    karṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • bhṛtyasya -
  • bhṛtya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    bhṛtya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • kathayitvā -
  • kath -> kathayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kath]
  • krudhā* -
  • krudhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • vṛtaḥ -
  • vṛt (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vṛt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    vṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vṛ -> vṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √vṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √vṛ class 9 verb]
    vṛ -> vṛta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √vṛ class 9 verb]
  • Line 2: “vastreṇācchādya sikatāpātramasmāyadāpayat
  • vastreṇā -
  • vastra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • ācchādya -
  • ācchādya (indeclinable)
    ācchādya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ācchādya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sikatā -
  • sikata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sikata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sikatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • apātram -
  • apātra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • asmāya -
  • asma (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    asma (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • dāpayat -
  • -> dāpayat (participle, masculine)
    [compound from √]
    -> dāpayat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √], [vocative single from √], [accusative single from √]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.5.85

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 12.5.85 in Bengali sript:
ততঃ স কর্ণে ভৃত্যস্য কথযিত্বা ক্রুধা বৃতঃ ।
বস্ত্রেণাচ্ছাদ্য সিকতাপাত্রমস্মাযদাপযত্ ॥ ৮৫ ॥

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