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 12.6.82

धर्मद्रुहः प्रवेशो त्र कलेर्मा भूदितीव यत् ।
स्वदेहपरिवेषेण रक्ष्यते तुहिनाद्रिणा ॥ ८२ ॥

dharmadruhaḥ praveśo tra kalermā bhūditīva yat |
svadehapariveṣeṇa rakṣyate tuhinādriṇā || 82 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.6.82 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 (12.6.82). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Dharmadruh, Tra, Kali, Mas, Iti, Iva, Yat, Yad, Svadeha, Parivesha, Tuhinadri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.6.82). 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: “dharmadruhaḥ praveśo tra kalermā bhūditīva yat
  • dharmadruhaḥ -
  • dharmadruh (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dharmadruh (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • praveśo -
  • tra -
  • tra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kaler -
  • kali (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kal (verb class 1)
    [optative active second single]
  • mā* -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mās (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūd -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [injunctive active third single]
  • itī -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “svadehapariveṣeṇa rakṣyate tuhinādriṇā
  • svadeha -
  • svadeha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svadeha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pariveṣeṇa -
  • pariveṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • rakṣyate -
  • rakṣ (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    rakṣ (verb class 0)
    [present passive third single]
  • tuhinādriṇā -
  • tuhinādri (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 12.6.82

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 12.6.82 in Bengali sript:
ধর্মদ্রুহঃ প্রবেশো ত্র কলের্মা ভূদিতীব যত্ ।
স্বদেহপরিবেষেণ রক্ষ্যতে তুহিনাদ্রিণা ॥ ৮২ ॥

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